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  • No one injured in Crystal Lake school bus crash (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – No one was injured Tuesday after a driver reaching for his phone rear-ended a school bus carrying 33 Lundahl Middle School students, of ...
    March 31, 2015 - 9:39 am
  • Medical offices approved for construction in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Construction for two new medical office buildings on Lakewood Road can begin this spring after a development plan was approved ear ...
    March 31, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Prairie Grove Village Board candidates eye balanced commercial growth

    PRAIRIE GROVE – Candidates vying for seats on the Prairie Grove Village Board in the April 7 election are concentrating on ways to maintain a small to ...
    March 31, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Advocate Health Care acquires land for medical offices in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – Advocate Health Care plans to build a new medical office building in Huntley, after the regional medical provider recently acquired six unde ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Huntley Village Board candidates address Sun City voters during forum

    HUNTLEY – During a forum at Sun City Huntley, the four Village Board candidates found themselves agreeing Monday on prominent Huntley issues, includin ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Flight for Life called in Cary

    CARY – Flight for Life has been called to a single-vehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive. The Cary Fire ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Crystal Lake police searching for bank robbery suspect

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake police are searching for a suspect in a Monday bank robbery at the Fifth Third Bank in Crystal Lake.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Volo woman tied to Johnsburg, Crystal Lake, Grayslake bank robberies charged by feds

    ROCKFORD – A Volo woman tied to several area bank robberies in the area has been charged by federal authorities.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Cars towed from Crystal Lake crash on Randall Road (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two cars were towed from the scene of a crash that briefly shut down some lanes of Randall Road and McHenry Avenue on Monday.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Employers invited to exhibit at MCC Job Fair

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Area employers are invited to sign up for an exhibit booth at the McHenry County College Job Fair that will take place from 10 a.m. to ...
    March 30, 2015 - 4:19 pm
  • McHenry County Clerk's vote tabulation equipment to be tested Wednesday

    WOODSTOCK – A public test of the automatic tabulating equipment to be used during the April 7 consolidated election will be held Wednesday at the McHe ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Harvard police investigating shots fired on Eastman Street

    HARVARD – Harvard police are seeking information about shots fired that struck a home Sunday night. ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Cary teen cited in 4-vehicle Crystal Lake crash (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A 17-year-old driver was cited after police said he rear-ended another driver on Terra Cotta Road on Monday morning causing a four-vehi ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Harrison District 36 school board candidates focus on consolidation,

    WONDER LAKE – Two coalitions divided by the issue of consolidating with another district are vying for four seats on the Harrison School District 36 b ...
    March 29, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Doctors' Appreciation Day: Docs offer free care at Crystal Lake clinic

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Suzanne Hoban said it takes a “special kind of doctor” to work at the Family Health Partnership Clinic.
    March 29, 2015 - 10:59 pm
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