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  • 1 transported after Crystal Lake crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One person was transported to an area hospital Saturday after a two-vehicle crash, fire officials said.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 3:52 pm
  • Video: Mommy Mingle event at Centegra Hospital in McHenry

    In this short video from Northwest Herald photographer Matthew Apgar, here are the highlights from Saturday's Mommy Mingle event/Latch On at Centegra ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Video: John Todd performs at Blues, Brews, and BBQs on Friday in McHenry

    In this short video from Northwest Herald photographer Matthew Apgar, John Todd performs at Blues, Brews and BBQs on Friday in McHenry
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Woodstock Street in Crystal Lake to be closed for water main relocation

    WOODSTOCK – The Illinois Department of Transportation will be shutting down a Crystal Lake road Tuesday for water main work, according to a recent Cry ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Adult, youth triathlon set for Sunday

    WOODSTOCK – The fifth annual we.CAN.tri triathlon sprint and children’s triathlon will be held Sunday in Woodstock.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 8:27 am
  • One hospitalized after vehicle reportedly strikes bicyclist in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One person was taken to get medical attention by the driver of the vehicle that reportedly struck the person, who was on a bike, fire o ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 7:51 am
  • Cary community organizes around Maplewood School property

    CARY – As government agencies in Cary unite and the process to decide the fate of the long-discussed Maplewood property continues, area residents are ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Algonquin woman 'dances through' cancer

    ALGONQUIN – It's become a run-of-the-mill occurrence for Colleen Madeya to receive videos of friends, family and strangers dancing before a camera.
    July 31, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington modernization, improvements on schedule

    BARRINGTON – More and more pieces of the years-long, $247 million modernization project at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington are coming to ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Woodstock teen cited in 2-vehicle crash

    WOODSTOCK – Police cited a 16-year-old from Woodstock after a crash that sent an 84-year-old woman to the hospital Friday, officials said.
    July 31, 2015 - 1:44 pm
  • Delays expected as paving starts in McHenry along Route 31, Bull Valley Road

    McHENRY – Drivers can expect delays along Route 31 and Bull Valley Road as paving starts, the engineering firm warns.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 2:10 am
  • Lake in the Hills economic development efforts to target auto dealerships

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village's new economic development coordinator has sights set on new business, namely new automotive industry business, per th ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 2:10 am
  • Crystal Lake Public Library to show movies, tell stories

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Story times, concerts, crafts and movies are being offered at the Crystal Lake Public Library.
    July 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills police to host National Night Out event

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Lake in the Hills Police Department will host an upcoming event to take a stand against crime and promote safety in the commun ...
    July 30, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Transgender activists happy to call McHenry County home

    In the wake of Caitlyn Jenner’s high-profile coming out and acceptance speech at the ESPY Awards, as well as transgender feature stories in major nati ...
    July 30, 2015 - 11:37 pm
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