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  • Oakwood Hills Marine remembered as vibrant leader

    OAKWOOD HILLS – Lance Cpl. Jason Dahlmann was a vibrant old soul and a humble Marine veteran, friends and family members mourning his unexpected death ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Carpentersville woman accused of using knife to slash boyfriend, his truck's tires

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A 26-year-old Carpentersville woman faces felony charges after police said she slashed her boyfriend with a kitchen knife Thursday.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Woodstock Rec Department hosting Touch a Truck at Emricson Park

    WOODSTOCK – People will have the opportunity to climb and operate vehicles at Woodstock Recreation Department's Touch a Truck event.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 3:14 pm
  • Dog-focused Bark-a-Paw-Looza in Woodstock's Park in the Square fundraiser Sunday

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock resident Jennifer Schneider and her family have fostered and found a home for 19 dogs.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 3:14 pm
  • Fundraisers set for McHenry family of premature twins

    McHENRY – Magnus Fowles turned 1 month old without his twin brother, Finn.Magnus and Finn were born ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 3:14 pm
  • 70-year-old McHenry man accused of luring boy into his apartment

    WOODSTOCK – A 70-year-old McHenry man is facing felony charges for allegedly luring a boy into his apartment.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Teen driver flown from Richmond crash with dump truck

    RICHMOND – A 19-year-old woman was airlifted from a crash in Richmond after a dump truck collided with her car Friday, police said.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • Driver cited after McHenry crash on Route 31 causes gas leak

    McHENRY – A McHenry crash Friday resulted in a minor gas leak and a citation to one driver, but no injuries, police said.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 4:41 pm
  • Centegra program in Huntley fights childhood obesity

    HUNTLEY – Centegra Health System will begin another session of the Centegra Kids in Motion program in September.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:04 am
  • Woodstock Family Alliance hosts conference for caregivers of people with dementia

    WOODSTOCK – Family Alliance is holding a free conference in Woodstock for caregivers of people with dementia.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:06 am
  • Cary Zoning, Planning and Appeals Board votes against Pedcor variance request

    CARY – Cheers erupted from a crowd of residents after Cary’s Zoning, Planning and Appeals Board on Thursday voted against a variance request for the p ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Woodstock bird tests positive for West Nile virus, McHenry County's first this year

    WOODSTOCK – The first bird testing positive for West Nile virus in McHenry County this year was collected in Woodstock, according to a news release fr ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • Algonquin church to host mobile food pantry

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin church on Saturday is opening its parking lot and a mobile food pantry to anyone in need of food assistance.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • McHenry County College seeks president to stay long term, focus on student success

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The overriding emphasis on picking the next leader of McHenry County College is finding someone who will help the college meet its goal ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • State Sen. Pam Althoff formally announces her re-election campaign

    McHENRY – Republican state Sen. Pam Althoff made it official that she is seeking a fourth full term in Springfield.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:32 pm
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