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  • McHenry County Board picks conventional Randall, Algonquin road intersection

    WOODSTOCK – In a 17-7 vote, the County Board on Tuesday decided to move forward with a conventional intersection design at Randall and Algonquin roads ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:20 pm
  • Marengo ward map changes in effect

    MARENGO – All but two Marengo aldermen will now serve the city at large versus in individual wards after a recently approved ward map reshuffled numer ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • McHenry County College trustees start process to add board member

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College trustees outlined plans for selecting a new member Tuesday after learning there will be at least five applicants ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Lakemoor board OKs pay raises for village workers, police union contract

    LAKEMOOR – Lakemoor village employees will get a 3 percent pay increase this year and two extra holidays.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Small contaminant found in Lakewood's groundwater

    LAKEWOOD – Government officials advised some Lakewood residents who use private wells to test their water after routine environmental tests discovered ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Huntley police host "Coffee with a Cop" Saturday

    HUNTLEY – Residents can ask questions and share concerns with Huntley police over some coffee during the latest "Coffee with a Cop" event on Saturday.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 5:05 pm
  • United Way of Greater McHenry County sets $1 million distribution goal

    The 2014 campaign for United Way of Greater McHenry County kicks off Wednesday with sights set on gifting out $1 million throughout the upcoming fundi ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 6:47 pm
  • McHenry East teacher fired, accused of taking upskirt photo of student

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry high school teacher was fired in the wake of criminal allegations he took a photograph of a student’s undergarments.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Dates on food labels a source of confusion for many, McHenry County experts say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When it comes to food, sometimes the numbers do lie. A recent survey by the public sa ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Woodstock man accused of sexually assaulting young girl

    WOODSTOCK — Police arrested a Woodstock man on allegations he engaged in sex acts with a young girl.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 3:20 pm
  • Mundelein teen charged with reckless conduct in Marengo rollover crash

    MARENGO – Two people were taken to an area hospital and a Mundelein man was arrested on charges of reckless conduct after a Saturday rollover crash, p ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 3:26 pm
  • Woodstock police reports for Sept. 16, 2014

    • Saul Rendon, 49, 1522 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock, was charged Tuesday, Aug. 5, with driving under the influence, driving an uninsured motor vehicle ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills releases Labor Day police enforcement figures

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – One person was charged with driving under the influence and one person was arrested on drug-related charges during the village's l ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Richmond police reports for Sept. 16, 2014

    • Craig J. Whittington, 30, 5 Nippersink Blvd., Fox Lake, was charged Friday, Aug. 8, with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Candidate packet for Algonquin-Lake in the Hills fire district trustee available

    One trustee position for the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District will be up grabs during the spring election scheduled for April 7.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:14 am
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