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  • McHenry County College reaches new contract with with faculty association

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A new three-year contract between the McHenry County College Board of Trustees and the faculty association includes a 2.7 percent incre ...
    NEW: May 6, 2016 - 5:18 pm
  • Huntley teen accused of armed robbery in McHenry charged in 7-11 incident

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley teen has been charged in a robbery of 7-11 that occurred early Saturday morning, according to a news release from Huntley Police D ...
    UPDATED: May 6, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • Route 31 near McHenry Best Buy closed after crash, dispatcher says

    McHENRY – A dispatcher with McHenry Police Department confirmed that Route 31 near 3200 Shoppers Drive in McHenry has been closed because of a crash.
    May 6, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • Woodstock man's Twitter account led to child pornography charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man was arrested Friday on child pornography charges.Jerry S. Mannion, 41, w ...
    UPDATED: May 6, 2016 - 5:18 pm
  • Police ID pedestrian killed in Volo crash as Lake Zurich 22-year-old

    VOLO – Lake County authorities on Friday identified the pedestrian who was struck and killed while crossing Route 12 near Volo early Thursday morning.
    UPDATED: May 6, 2016 - 5:23 pm
  • Fox Lake's Anne Marrin honored with Illinois award for Joe Gliniewicz investigation

    FOX LAKE – Fox Lake Village Administrator Anne Marrin's efforts to root out corruption in the village's police department and her composure during the ...
    UPDATED: May 6, 2016 - 5:10 pm
  • Harvard police hunting for armed bank robbery suspect

    HARVARD – Police are searching for a man who they said robbed a Harvard bank at gunpoint Friday.Poli ...
    UPDATED: May 6, 2016 - 5:14 pm
  • Most popular baby names in 2015: Emma, Noah

    WASHINGTON — When it comes to baby names, Emma and Noah reign supreme.And don't name your daughter I ...
    May 6, 2016 - 10:27 am
  • Jax Auto and Tire in Crystal Lake has unique setting with arcade games

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Jack Shields started changing oil and pumping gas when he was 16.Now with more than 2 ...
    UPDATED: May 6, 2016 - 5:34 pm
  • Dunkin' Donuts closer to opening in McHenry after deal with city

    McHENRY – The city of McHenry is putting to use an economic development tool to help two incoming businesses expand or open new operations in the area ...
    May 6, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 6; Man convicted in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killings

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 6, 2016 - 6:22 am
  • Iraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyed

    RAMADI, Iraq – This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Trump strains to unite GOP behind him; House Speaker Paul Ryan says no, for now

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump is struggling in his efforts to unify the Republican Party behind his presidential campaign, the difficulty immediately unders ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Senate Dems field large roster of women in the Year of Trump

    WASHINGTON – If 2016 has been the Year of Trump in politics, it may also end up being a new Year of the Woman, if Democrats get their way. And that wo ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Fox River Grove OKs business district study for proposed banquet hall

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A proposal for a 15,000-square-foot banquet facility along Route 14 is one step closer to reality after the village approved a busin ...
    May 6, 2016 - 12:47 am
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