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  • Woodstock police reports for Nov. 25, 2014

    • Victor E. Garcia, 22, 315 Ridge Lane, Harvard, was charged Tuesday, Nov. 4, with driving without a license, leaving the scene of an accident and fai ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Driver hospitalized after truck catches fire after crash near Huntley

    A man was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries Tuesday after the pickup he was driving crashed into a tree and went up in flames, the Huntley ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:22 am
  • 1 driver taken to hospital after Spring Grove semi-pickup truck crash on Route 12

    SPRING GROVE – A man was taken to Centegra Hospital – McHenry on Monday night after a pickup truck crossed over Route 12’s center line and crashed int ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Developer envisions rental units at Maplewood School property in Cary

    CARY – A potential development on the vacant Maplewood School property would include 150 to 200 rental units, a developer told Cary School District 26 ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Multiple crashes on Route 120 send three people to the hospital

    McHENRY – Four crashes Monday evening sent three people to the hospital and temporarily closed part of eastbound Route 120, officials said.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • MCCD workshop in Ringwood to cover plant identification in winter

    RINGWOOD – Most of the trees, shrubs and woody vines growing in northeastern Illinois can be identified as easily in winter as in summer.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • Winter camping to open at Marengo Ridge Conservation Area in December

    MARENGO – Winter camping at Thomas Woods opens Dec. 1.The campsite is in the Marengo Ridge Conservat ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • Huntley High School seeing better traffic flow with road project finished

    HUNTLEY – School officials at Huntley High School are seeing less congested traffic along the only thoroughfare into the school, after an $1.32 millio ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff-elect Bill Prim taps 3 for management roles

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Sheriff-elect Bill Prim on Monday announced leadership roles within his administration.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Cary looking for new community development director

    CARY – The village is looking for a new community development director. Chris Stilling is moving on ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Northern Illinois Thanksgiving travel forecast: Winter weather not expected to be factor

    The forecast at this point does not indicate Thanksgiving travelers will have to endure terribly adverse conditions, meteorologists said.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:35 am
  • Crystal Lake Police use Narcan to rescue woman after drug overdose reported

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Police administered Narcan on a woman in her 20s Friday after a reported prescription drug overdose, police said.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake barn fire that killed dozens of horses started in hay storage area, fire chief says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The barn fire suspected of killing up to 32 horses Saturday is believed to have originated in the hay storage area on the second floor, ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • Model railroads, therapy for McHenry boy with Asperger syndrome

    If there’s one topic 12-year-old Andrew Gray of McHenry never grows tired of discussing, it’s his love of trains. In fact, he’s the youngest member of ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:28 am
  • Driver taken to hospital after Richmond rollover crash

    RICHMOND – A man was taken to an area hospital early Monday after a rollover crash that kept authorities on scene for nearly three hours, fire officia ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:19 am
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