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  • Algonquin trustees to consider medical marijuana dispensary on North Main Street

    ALGONQUIN – Village officials are considering plans for a medical marijuana dispensary that could open in Algonquin in the coming year.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Huntley manufacturing company to nearly double size of its facility

    HUNTLEY – FYH Bearing Units USA Inc. is looking to nearly double the size of its existing property in Huntley.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • ‘Is it on your bucket list to save a life?’ Johnsburg grad to donate kidney to classmates' child

    JOHNSBURG – Married not long after graduating from Johnsburg High School where they met, Ryan and Ashley Wagner’s joy 10 years later over expanding th ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Cary Library holds open house after $2.6M renovation complete

    CARY – The Somers family is looking forward to more visits to the library in 2017 after seeing the new renovations at this weekend's open house.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 5:54 pm
  • East St. Louis man gets 34 years for Carpentersville drug deal, police chase

    CARPENTERSVILLE – An East St. Louis man has been sentenced to more than three decades in prison for a drug deal in Carpentersville that turned violent ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Fox River Grove garage fire causes $50,000 in damage

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The Fox River Grove Fire Department responded to a garage fire Thursday evening that caused about $50,000 worth of damage, a fire of ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:08 am
  • McHenry County Electoral Board tosses state rep's anti-tax referendum from April 4 ballot

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County election officials tossed an advisory property tax freeze referendum off the April 4 ballot for having far from the require ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:08 am
  • Heartland Blood Centers reports immediate critical blood shortage

    Heartland Blood Centers representatives said the center is in critical need of several blood types to meet the demands of hospitals in northern Illino ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Crystal Lake Public Works employee flown to hospital after being hit by SUV

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake Public Works Department employee was flown to an area hospital Friday morning after he was struck by an SUV, police said ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • Zion man found guilty of drug-induced homicide in Algonquin woman's death

    WOODSTOCK – Jurors found a Zion man guilty on Friday of the drug-induced homicide of 21-year-old Danielle Barzyk.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:08 am
  • Lake in the Hills resident reflects on 85-pound weight loss, offers advice

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – On Thanksgiving 2015, Mary Ulery was in Southern California watching on the sidelines as her son ran a 5K race. Just one year late ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • McHenry County Board chairman moving forward with anti-tax referendum

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks is moving forward with putting an advisory property tax freeze referendum question to voters, bu ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 7:39 pm
  • Editor's Desk: 'Life is good in Fox River Grove,' village president says

    Bob Nunamaker is excited about what’s going on in Fox River Grove, and for good reason.The Fox River ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 1:01 am
  • Crime mugs for January 2017 in McHenry County area

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 1:00 am
  • McHenry County College seeking nominations for 2017 Alumni Award

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation is asking for nominations for the 2017 MCC Distinguished Alumni Award.
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 12:58 am
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