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  • Police search for Lake Geneva woman missing with 3 sons

    LAKE GENEVA, Wis. – Police are asking for help locating a Lake Geneva woman and her three sons, who were last seen leaving their Lakeshore Drive home ...
    May 24, 2016 - 8:54 am
  • Route 47 rollover near Woodstock sends 2 to hospital

    WOODSTOCK – Two drivers were injured Tuesday in a rollover crash on Route 47 south of Woodstock, a fire official said.
    May 24, 2016 - 9:55 am
  • Maule: New overtime rules to impact jobs

    The real threat to small business and economic growth is not the current state of the economy or even the threat of another downturn, “it is uncertain ...
    May 24, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Fox Lake police warning residents after series of vehicle burglaries

    FOX LAKE – Police are warning residents after a series of burglaries to motor vehicles over the past several weeks.
    May 24, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Crystal Lake Memorial Day parade time, route set

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The city of Crystal Lake has announced the start time and the route for its annual Memorial Day parade May 30.
    May 24, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Tennessee man accused of firing gun during CL dispute

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A 23-year-old Tennessee man is being held in McHenry County Jail without bond after police said he fired several shots Monday during an ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Vernon Hills resident files federal lawsuit to try to stop Longmeadow Parkway

    Hoping to stop the progress of the Longmeadow Parkway, Vernon Hills resident Geoffrey Petzel said he filed a federal citizen lawsuit Friday over the p ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Village doles out $30,000 for Cary Main Street Fest, farmers market, more events

    CARY – The Village Board has approved grants to help fund seven community events in its first round of awards for the new Community Event Grant progra ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Authorities investigating after boy is killed in Crystal Lake ATV crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Authorities continue to investigate an ATV crash they said left a boy dead Sunday night.
    May 24, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Former Wonder Lake man guilty of sexually assaulting young family member agrees to let conviction stand

    WOODSTOCK – A former Wonder Lake man convicted of sexually assaulting a young family member has agreed to let the conviction stand.
    May 24, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • 2nd Crystal Lake South student was perfect on the ACT

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Teresa Fisher, a junior at Crystal Lake South High School, is the fourth area student and second South student this year to get a perfe ...
    May 23, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Spring Grove Elementary 5th-graders launch cardboard airplane from 113,400 feet up

    SPRING GROVE – About 60 fifth-graders yelped and clapped in excitement Monday as a large balloon carrying precious cargo rose quickly into the air.
    May 23, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • McHenry County area last days of school

    The last days for each McHenry County school and district are scheduled as follows:Nippersink Distri ...
    May 23, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Woman transported to hospital after rear-end crash on Route 31 in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE — A woman was transported to Centegra Hospital – McHenry after a rear-end crash Monday evening on Route 31, a fire official said.
    May 23, 2016 - 10:18 pm
  • Lindenhurst man charged with possession of bombs

    A Lindenhurst man is being held in the Lake County Jail on $1 million bond after being charged Friday with possessing bombs, the Lake County State's A ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:14 am
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