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  • Two hospitalized, three others treated at scene of three-car Cary crash

    CARY – Two people were taken to the hospital and three others were treated for injuries on the scene after a three-vehicle crash on Route 14, Cary Fir ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 8:27 pm
  • Man taken to hospital after rush-hour crash in McHenry

    McHENRY – One man was taken to Centegra Hospital – McHenry after a rush-hour crash at Route 31 and Bull Valley Road, McHenry Fire Department Battalion ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 8:18 pm
  • Crystal Lake teen accused of intentionally killing kitten during argument

    CRYSTAL LAKE  – An 18-year-old Crystal Lake man is in custody after being arrested for intentionally killing a newborn kitten during an fight with fam ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Lakemoor issues 10 tickets as part of Halloween crackdown, to participate in another campaign

    LAKEMOOR – Stepped up enforcement over the Halloween weekend led to 10 tickets being issued, including three for seat belt violations.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Ryder's Woods restoration in Woodstock enters final stages

    WOODSTOCK – The Land Conservancy of McHenry County is entering the final stages of its oak woodland restoration at Ryder's Woods in Woodstock.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Cary Park District proposes $57K increase in tax levy

    CARY – At its meeting Thursday, the Cary Park District's Administration, Finance and Personnel Committee recommended an increase of $57,170 in the dis ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Island Lake approves increase in property tax levy

    ISLAND LAKE – An increased property tax levy will help the village of Island Lake cover road improvements, its village president said.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • McHenry Police Reports for Nov. 16, 2015

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 2:51 pm
  • Property owners, businesses sue McHenry County schools, governments over property taxes

    WOODSTOCK – A recent lawsuit against eight local taxing bodies that claims 2014 levies were invalid or unnecessary is part of what a St. Charles attor ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Garbage truck dumps burning trash onto Woodstock parking lot

    WOODSTOCK – A garbage truck carrying a load of household trash had to be dumped in a Woodstock parking lot when the driver realized it was burning, a ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • Lake in the Hills woman injured in Cary crash

    CARY – A 28-year-old Lake in the Hills woman was taken to the hospital after a crash on Three Oaks Road in Cary, officials said.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • No injuries as a result of Wonder Lake car fire, fire official says

    WONDER LAKE – No one was injured as the result of a small car fire outside a Wonder Lake home Monday morning, a fire official said.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 9:38 am
  • Algonquin, Carpentersville nearing completion of Fox River Corridor Plan

    ALGONQUIN – Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning officials were pleased with the feedback they received on the draft of the Fox River Corridor Pla ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • On the Record With: Retiring Harvard nurse of 47 years Donna Jones

    HARVARD – When she started out in nursing after graduating from Rockford Memorial Hospital School of Nursing at age 20, Donna Jones said she had no id ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Lake in the Hills approves virtually flat levy

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills residents may see the property taxes they pay to the village decrease next year.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:16 am
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