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  • LITH man's child pornography reduced to misdemeanor

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man must attend treatment for his autism diagnosis, as part of a sentencing agreement stemming from child pornography ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 1:11 pm
  • Huntley High School grad 2015 Miss Illinois speaks at Leggee Elementary

    HUNTLEY – First-grader at Leggee Elementary School Penny Bollman has dreams of exploring the world one day. Standing next to her Friday morning, fifth ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 12:59 pm
  • Daily lane closures planned along Routes 120, 31 in McHenry

    McHENRY – The installation of the new decorative street lights along Routes 31 and 120 will cause some lane closures of the next couple of weeks, the ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • McHenry County could see 6 inches of snow this weekend

    A possibly significant winter storm that will blow through this weekend may mean trouble for Woodstock Willie's personal safety at the hands of an ang ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • McHenry County-area police plan extra enforcement for Super Bowl weekend

    Parties and gatherings are a big part of Super Bowl weekend and police departments across the county will be out patrolling in hopes of deterring drun ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Woodstock's Groundhog Days 2015 schedule

    Following is a complete round-up of activities planned as part of Groundhog Days in Woodstock. ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • McHenry County College to offer private investigator training

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Private investigator training will be starting up next month.McHenry County College i ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Wauconda woman dies after vehicle-pedestrian crash in Island Lake, police say

    ISLAND LAKE – A 58-year-old woman from Wauconda has died after being struck by a vehicle Thursday night, according to an Island Lake Police Department ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 8:21 am
  • South Elgin woman guilty in heroin death

    A 25-year-old South Elgin woman was convicted by a jury Wednesday of drug-induced homicide, a Class X felony, according to a news release issued by th ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Lakemoor delayed on approving municipal center designs

    LAKEMOOR – The Lakemoor Village Board will have to wait a little longer to approve designs for a new $6 million municipal complex that will house admi ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Fire contained to chimney in Johnsburg

    JOHNSBURG – A chimney fire in Johnsburg was called in by a neighbor when they saw the flames coming out the top of the chimney Thursday evening, a fir ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Pedestrian in critical condition after being hit by vehicle in Island Lake

    ISLAND LAKE  – A woman was taken to taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center in critical condition after being hit by a car Thursday evening, a fire o ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Algonquin, Lake in the Hills police looking for information on graffiti

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Lake in the Hills and Algonquin police departments are looking for information on those responsible for a series of blue spray ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Crystal Lake self-storage facility receives lukewarm thumbs up from council

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A self-storage business looking to move into a vacant building on Virginia Road will have to do so without the extra signs it was looki ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • McHenry County church groups help fill religion gap for young adults

    Inside the basement of Dirk Vause's Crystal Lake house, a group of young adults gather sit on the couches and chairs in a semicircles. Some have print ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 11:11 pm
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