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  • 3 GOP candidates vie for the 26th Illinois Senate District

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Stemming the exodus of taxpayers and jobs from Illinois and lightening the state’s heavy property tax burden is paramount to the three ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • McHenry County seniors face obstacles to get back into workforce

    Despite having four decades of office administrative work on her resume, Debra Williams did not have an easy time finding work when she set out on a j ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Lake in the Hills police reports for Feb. 8, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 10:03 pm
  • McHenry police reports for Feb. 8, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 9:31 pm
  • Lakemoor police reports for Feb. 8, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 8:48 pm
  • Lake in the Hills Police arrest 2 during Super Bowl crackdown

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – An additional 32 drivers were stopped this weekend as part of a crackdown by the Lake in the Hills Police Department, a news relea ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 7:46 pm
  • Crystal Lake issues extra 31 tickets over Super Bowl weekend crackdown

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An extra 31 tickets were issued this past weekend through a stepped-up enforcement effort for the Super Bowl, the Crystal Lake Police D ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Huntley Village Board to vote on restricting trucks from downtown streets

    HUNTLEY — The Village Board will vote this week on whether to restrict trucks driving through the village's downtown streets after several trustees op ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Fox River Grove man hospitalized after oxygen mask catches fire, official says

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A 64-year-old Fox River Grove man was taken to the hospital with minor second-degree burns after his oxygen mask caught fire, a fire ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 3:29 pm
  • Algonquin police reports for Feb. 8, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:36 pm
  • Neighbors in Crystal Lake South High School bleacher lawsuit to get $273K in attorney fees

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 will be responsible for covering $273,000 in legal bills for the property owners who filed a lawsuit ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Everyday Heroes Breakfast Tickets

    Everyday Heroes are the people who make McHenry County a great place to live and work. They make a ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 1:49 pm
  • Woodstock police not charging man who left loaded gun at post office

    WOODSTOCK – The 56-year-old Woodstock man who dropped his loaded gun at the U.S. Post Office in Woodstock will not face charges from local police beca ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's patrol leader with criminal background resigns

    WOODSTOCK – The man McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim appointed to a supervisory position despite criticism about his criminal background that surfaced ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Sewer repairs close Crystal Lake streets

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two streets adjacent to Route 14 in Crystal Lake will be closed until 5 p.m. today because of a sewer repair, according to an alert fro ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:10 am
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