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  • Single bullet found at Huntley High School

    HUNTLEY – A round of live ammunition was found at Huntley High School, leading to a search of the building that uncovered no other items, the Huntley ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • New UniCarriers Americas in Marengo president wants to make international company an industry leader

    MARENGO – For the past six years, a sales and marketing executive with UniCarriers Americas Corp. worked internally to grow the company’s global marke ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Cary zoning board to hear Meyer Material's case for Route 31 mining extension

    CARY – The end state of the Meyer Material Co. mining site on Route 31 likely will be a main topic Thursday at a public hearing on the company's reque ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Prairie Grove police dept. head reported for suspicion of intoxication on last chief job

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The top cop for the village that saw one of its officers indicted this week for crashing his squad car while drunk was reported last ye ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Sun City residents complaining about Huntley High School students parking in neighborhoods

    HUNTLEY – A few Huntley entities are working together to come to a solution after concerns surfaced over Huntley High School students parking in and w ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Woodstock's Bull Valley Ford plans expansion with city tax incentive

    WOODSTOCK – A tax incentive agreement between the city of Woodstock and Bull Valley Ford is allowing the car dealership to expand its facility by abou ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • McHenry County state's attorney GOP candidates locked in contentious race

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The two Republican candidates for McHenry County state’s attorney talked about their records, and attacked each other’s, during their m ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Man in McHenry flown to hospital after tree falls on him

    McHENRY — A man was in stable condition Saturday night after being airlifted to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville after a tree he was cutting dow ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 9:37 pm
  • Woman hospitalized, two others treated on scene of Algonquin crash

    HUNTLEY — One woman was transported to Sherman Hospital in Elgin after a two-car crash on Algonquin Road on Saturday afternoon, a fire official said.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 4:34 pm
  • Two men hospitalized after crash on Route 31 in Prairie Grove

    PRAIRIE GROVE — Two men were transported to the hospital with minor injuries after a crash that shut down Route 31 on Saturday afternoon, a fire offic ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 3:37 pm
  • Woodstock's Thresholds mental health program to assist McHenry County's 'most vulnerable' residents

    WOODSTOCK – For the first time, McHenry County will offer a particular program that provides a team of specialists who serve adults with the most seve ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Loaded 9mm handgun found in Woodstock post office

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police responded Friday to the U.S. Post Office to investigate a loaded handgun that was found in the lobby, Woodstock Police Ch ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District offers art classes for kids, teenagers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Sewing, drawing and crocheting will be covered at various upcoming art classes offered by the Crystal Lake Park District.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • 1 injured in crash at Randall and Algonquin roads

    ALGONQUIN – One person was taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin with injuries that were not life-threatening after a two-vehicle crash Friday i ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:29 pm
  • Woodstock crash sends man to hospital, takes down stop light

    WOODSTOCK – One man was taken to the hospital Friday after a crash that damaged a guardrail and took down a stoplight at the intersection of Route 14 ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:25 pm
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