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  • McHenry County communities examine effects of red-light cameras

    FOX RIVER GROVE – When the contract for the red-light camera at Route 22 and 14 comes up for renewal, Trustee Steve Knar wants Fox River Grove to take ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:54 pm
  • Body found after fire in home near Barrington

    BARRINGTON – Authorities are investigating the cause of a house fire near Barrington after a body believed to be the homeowner was found inside.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 9:08 pm
  • Missing Lake in the Hills teen found

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A 17-year-old Lake in the Hills boy was found Friday night after being reported missing by his mother, police said.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • South beats Cary-Grove, 38-27

    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:03 am
  • Crystal Lake man charged with dealing cocaine at area bars, taverns

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man was charged Friday with peddling cocaine at bars and taverns in the Crystal Lake area, police said.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • McHenry County family shares immigration status uncertainty under DAPA

    For 17 years, Manuel and Maria have been living a life in the shadows.At work they have one name. At ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Harvard School District 50, union agree to two-year contract

    HARVARD – School District 50 and its education association have agreed to a new two-year contract.Th ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • McHenry County deputy injured in Holiday Hills shooting in court for suspect's appearance

    WOODSTOCK – When the bailiff yelled "All rise!" to start the Friday morning call for McHenry County Judge Sharon Prather, there was one person in the ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Crystal Lake library project not on April ballot

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plans to build a new public library will not come before Crystal Lake voters this spring.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Algonquin library plans open house to show off renovations

    ALGONQUIN – The Algonquin Area Public Library District has scheduled an open house for people to view the completion of its meeting room renovation.
    UPDATED: Jan. 26, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Deer hunting numbers strong in McHenry County despite Illinois kill drop

    McHENRY – McHenry County is is an exception to the trend in Illinois when it comes to deer hunting as it is one of the few to register an increase in ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Cary School District 26 raising money for families displaced by fire

    CARY – School District 26 is running a fundraiser to help families displaced by a fire in an apartment building.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Huntley businesses' liquor licenses suspended for underage alcohol sales

    HUNTLEY – Two Huntley businesses will be prohibited from selling alcohol for five consecutive days — starting Monday — after both failed a police comp ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Jack Franks pushes term limit referendum bill for Illinois legislative leaders

    New legislation being pushed by State Rep. Jack Franks, D-Marengo, would place on November's general election ballot a referendum on limiting the term ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Challenger Learning Center in Woodstock renovates flight simulator

    WOODSTOCK – An interactive flight simulator has been restored and renovated at the Challenger Learning Center for Science and Technology of Woodstock, ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 10:09 pm
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