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  • McHenry County Catholics mark Ash Wednesday with reflection (with video)

    CARY – The Rev. Phillip Kaim stood before more than 200 parishioners at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church on Ash Wednesday and told them to prepar ...
    UPDATED: Feb. 10, 2016 - 1:34 pm
  • Ex-Prairie Grove cop accused of on-duty DUI denies official misconduct charge

    WOODSTOCK – The former Prairie Grove police officer who was charged with DUI after he allegedly crashed his patrol vehicle into a pole while on duty p ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • McHenry County service clubs struggle to increase membership

    When John Jung first joined the Woodstock Lions Club in the early 1990s, the group had about 50 members.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Woodstock District 200 votes to discontinue middle school football

    WOODSTOCK – This was the final year for the Woodstock School District 200 middle school football program.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff police reports for Feb. 9, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Police search for man whose car was found in Barrington Hills

    Police are searching for a missing Arlington Heights man whose car was located Monday evening in Barrington Hills.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Huntley police reports for Feb. 9, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 9:57 pm
  • Harvard police reports for Feb. 9, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 9:45 pm
  • Icy conditions lead to Crystal Lake crash that sends 1 to hospital

    CRYSTAL LAKE — One woman was transported to Centegra Hospital - Woodstock with minor injuries after her car veered off the road and hit a tree in Crys ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:25 pm
  • Algonquin taking proposals for purchase, relocation of Franke House

    ALGONQUIN – The village announced Tuesday it is accepting proposals for the purchase, moving and rehabilitation of the historic Franke House at 103 W. ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Prairie Ridge High School hosts tech, trade fair for students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – More than 25 employers will be at Prairie Ridge High School on Wednesday to discuss with students career alternatives to a traditional ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • Marengo City Council OKs new quarry development

    MARENGO – The Marengo City Council approved an annexation agreement and ordinances regarding rezoning land for a new quarry at its meeting Monday, Cit ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • VIDEO: Making paczkis at Swiss Maid Bakery in Harvard

    HARVARD — See paczki-making in action at Swiss Maid Bakery in Harvard. PHOTOS: Making Paczkis at Sw ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • McHenry County Epilepsy Foundation to expand traumatic brain injury services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County Epilepsy Foundation announced Tuesday it will begin offering brain injury health management services to McHenry Coun ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Dog rescued in Crystal Lake gets emergency makeover

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When 5-year-old shih tzu-mix Meeko arrived at On Angels Wings Pet Rescue the staff knew the spirited little guy was loved.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 2:46 pm
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