Local News

  • Millennials jump into careers with company values in mind

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Even with a tough job market, today’s millennial workforce is looking for much more than a job, which is something their employers appr ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:39 am
  • Roof project highlights need for county facilities plan

    GENEVA – Kane County leaders need to better determine what they want to do regarding facility improvements.
    April 17, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Boy rescued from pond, taken to Woodstock hospital

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After about an hour and a half searching Thursday night, emergency responders pulled a boy from a pond.
    April 17, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Fox River Grove plans balanced operating budget

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The village is planning a $3.8 million operating budget for the upcoming fiscal year.
    April 18, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Man taken to hospital after falling from ladder

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley man was taken to the hospital after falling off a ladder Thursday afternoon, a fire official said.
    April 17, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Three arrested following marijuana seizure

    UNION – Two Union residents and a Barrington man were arrested following the seizure of six pounds of marijuana.
    April 17, 2014 - 6:12 pm
  • Classes to focus on safe help of wildlife babies

    RINGWOOD – Spring babies are on their way.Two separate but simultaneous McHenry County Conservation ...
    April 17, 2014 - 3:22 pm
  • MCCD plans guided hikes

    Three guided hikes will crisscross McHenry County conservation areas on the lookout for birds and other local wildlife.
    April 18, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • High schoolers to perform Velveteen Rabbit story

    McHENRY – The story of the Velveteen Rabbit will recreated at the McHenry Public Library.Students fr ...
    April 17, 2014 - 3:18 pm
  • Marengo approves balanced budget

    MARENGO – Little has changed in the latest budget for Marengo, as officials continue to build back the city's reserves that had dwindled during the ec ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Judge issues gag order in Fiebelkorn case

    ST. CHARLES – A petting zoo owner charged with animal cruelty and neglect of 94 sick and starved animals won a partial victory in court Thursday when ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • Eisenmann ramps up hiring

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Eisenmann Corp. has been ramping up and hiring engineers after shedding its manufacturing arm in 2006.
    April 18, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Cary police reports for April 17, 2014

    • Fabian Esparza, 34, 1011 Timberwood Lane, Algonquin, was charged Saturday, Feb. 22, with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving without ...
    April 17, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • Water main flushing to begin Monday in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Public Works Department is scheduled to conduct its system-wide water main flushing program beginning on Monday.
    April 17, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Lake in the Hills schedules seniors' activities

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village's parks and recreation department has scheduled activities for seniors for the spring season.
    April 18, 2014 - 12:16 am
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