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  • Woodstock crash sends man to hospital, takes down stop light

    WOODSTOCK – One man was taken to the hospital Friday after a crash that damaged a guardrail and took down a stoplight at the intersection of Route 14 ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Incumbent, challenger face off in first McHenry County Board chairman race

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County voters for the first time will directly elect the chairman of the County Board.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 10:19 am
  • One transported, two treated at scene of Route 14 crash in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE — One person was transported to the hospital and two more were treated at the scene after a minor crash on Route 14 during Friday afterno ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 8:30 pm
  • Lake in the Hills plans extra enforcement for Super Bowl weekend

    LAKE IN THE HILLS — The Lake in the Hills Police Department will have an increased enforcement campaign to patrol drunk drivers this Super Bowl weeken ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 8:23 pm
  • Crystal Lake joins drunken driving crackdown over Super Bowl weekend

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Special patrols will be on the lookout for impaired drivers this Super Bowl weekend, the Crystal Lake Police Department said in a news ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Speeches that earned Hillary Clinton millions remain a mystery

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Hillary Clinton told voters in the latest Democratic debate there's "hardly anything you don't know about me."
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • Ted Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters

    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:44 pm
  • Republicans circle Marco Rubio as stakes grow in New Hampshire

    LONDONBERRY, N.H. – On the rise in a tightening race, Marco Rubio shouldered intensifying attacks Friday from a herd of moderate-leaning Republicans w ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:26 pm
  • McHenry County College to offer financial aid workshops, FAFSA help

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Students will have a chance to apply for financial aid during a hands-on workshop to be hosted by McHenry County College and scheduled ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Woodstock Fire Rescue District cuts deputy chief job after Lakewood contract ends

    WOODSTOCK – With the elimination of a deputy chief position, the upcoming retirement of the chief and other position and wage cuts, the Woodstock Fire ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Hopeful sign for U.S. economy: Job hunting ticks up

    WASHINGTON – For most of an agonizingly slow recovery from the Great Recession, millions of out-of-work Americans huddled on the sidelines of the job ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • Crystal Lake to pursue fines over Crystal Lake South bleacher zoning violations

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The multi-year lawsuit over the Crystal Lake South High School bleachers has cost the city of Crystal Lake about $250,000.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, lawmakers unveil government consolidation bills

    Gov. Bruce Rauner and like-minded lawmakers unveiled four proposed pieces of legislation Friday aimed at helping reduce the state’s 7,000 units of gov ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Apple now accepting your banged-up iPhone

    NEW YORK – Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from those wanting to upgrade.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 1:33 pm
  • Ex-McHenry County assistant state's attorney charged with felony theft

    WOODSTOCK – A former McHenry County assistant state's attorney faces felony theft charges after she allegedly stole more than $10,000 from several acc ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:31 pm
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