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  • Huntley increases fees for video gaming terminals

    HUNTLEY – The village is upping the ante for businesses that offer video gambling. Amendments to Hun ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:54 am
  • Road construction season shaping up to be mild in McHenry County

    This road construction season is going to be something that McHenry County drivers aren’t used to – quiet.
    March 27, 2017 - 12:53 am
  • Spring Grove church hosting special service with Congressman Joe Walsh

    SPRING GROVE – Spring Grove Bible Fellowship Church is inviting the public to attend a "Conservative Christian Sunday" on April 23.
    March 26, 2017 - 5:09 pm
  • McHenry VFW needs help selling raffle tickets for April drawing

    McHENRY – The McHenry VFW is hosting a 50/50 raffle April 11 to keep up the organization’s building. The drawing will be at 8:30 p.m. at the McHenry p ...
    March 26, 2017 - 5:09 pm
  • McHenry County College to offer class on the Bible

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Residents can learn more about stories from the Bible with a new class at McHenry County College.
    March 26, 2017 - 5:08 pm
  • Prepare for spring growing season with advice from Master Gardeners and professionals at Gardenfest 2017

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The snow has melted and the temperatures are bringing in the feel of spring. Your landscape might be looking a little bare, or maybe yo ...
    March 27, 2017 - 1:04 am
  • Former Fox River Grove resident Meg Fleming finds success as children’s book author in California

    Many have dreamed of picking up, moving out and following their passion. For most, that’s exactly what it is – a dream.
    March 27, 2017 - 1:05 am
  • Rebuilding reputation and village growth priority for Hebron, candidates say

    HEBRON – Growth and building up a reputable village image are top priorities for Hebron village president candidates Kimberly Martinez and Frank Beatt ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • Agriculture day teaches Lundahl Middle School students about the importance of farming

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Seventh-grade students Will Hough and Alyssa Zagroba said they didn’t know a lot about farming before Friday.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Senior living development proposed for Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills trustees heard conceptual plans for a senior living development that would be located off Princeton Lane in the ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • McHenry County Jail now offers substance abuse recovery meetings

    WOODSTOCK – Inmates at the McHenry County Jail now are able to attend substance abuse recovery support meetings while in custody.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • Authorities investigating Oakwood Hills domestic incident where woman was allegedly shot in the arm

    OAKWOOD HILLS – Authorities are investigating a domestic incident that occurred overnight Saturday which resulted in a woman allegedly being shot in t ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • MCC's nursing, EMT students work together on simulated emergencies

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Emergency medical technician students at McHenry County College found a man complaining of back pain on Saturday.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Volunteer for Cosler's Cary mayoral campaign registers name of mayor's business

    CARY – A campaign volunteer for Cary mayoral candidate Jim Cosler said she wanted to hold Mayor Mark Kownick accountable for not registering his busin ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Massive fire at Woodstock apartment displaces about 50 people, fire official says

    NORTHWEST HERALDWOODSTOCK – A huge fire that broke out early Saturday in Woodstock sent one person t ...
    March 25, 2017 - 11:55 pm
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