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  • Crystal Lake School District 47 hosts presentation on immigration policy

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Information on the immigration policy change made by President Barack Obama will be the focus on a presentation hosted by Crystal Lake ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 3:06 pm
  • Crystal Lake woman charged with DUI in Cary crash

    CARY – A three-vehicle crash in Cary on Tuesday afternoon resulted in a 30-year-old Crystal Lake woman being charged with driving under the influence, ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Cary School District 26 to offer full-day kindergarten to all students

    CARY – Starting next school year, full-day kindergarten will be available to all District 26 students after a staffing plan was approved Monday by the ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • McHenry County office space market improving, but at slow pace, experts say

    In October, a medical device company moved its headquarters from Hoffman Estates to Huntley, occupying more than 58,000 square feet of previously vaca ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Bullet found in Woodstock High School locker room

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department is investigating after a single bullet was found late Monday night at Woodstock High School, officials sai ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Notice to readers: High winds blowing newspapers

    Because of high winds, many papers are blowing. If you are not able to locate your paper, please call 800-589-9363 between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. or email ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:37 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim's hiring choices questioned at rival protest

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Party rivals of McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim protested his hiring of a man who has previous arrests for driving under the influence ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • McHenry County budget vs. higher jury pay: Weighing the scales

    WOODSTOCK – Every Monday, about 130 McHenry County residents are summoned to the courthouse in Woodstock, where on the third floor they line up outsid ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 5:59 pm
  • Proposed McHenry County Board rule change has member crying foul

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Board members’ ability to sound off on whatever is on their minds at the end of their full meetings will be curtailed under ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Huntley officials release community survey as they plan for a hotel

    HUNTLEY – Village officials took a small step Monday toward one of their major economic goals this year, as they released a survey to Huntley resident ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Huntley official defends stalled Amtrak project during Springfield trip

    HUNTLEY – A top Huntley official recently met the acting state transportation secretary in Springfield and reinforced the economic benefits of a propo ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Crystal Lake group seeks volunteers for Marseilles flood cleanup

    CRYSTAL LAKE — A local group is seeking volunteers who can help those in need repair their flood-damaged homes in Marseilles.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 9:24 am
  • Cary man featured in University of Phoenix scholarship ad campaign (with video)

    CARY – Curtis Sampson, 36, was a first-generation college student who didn’t stop with an undergraduate degree, and now his experience could affect fu ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Registration open for Woodstock police driver safety classes

    WOODSTOCK – Spots are still available for the mid-March AARP Driver Safety Program hosted by Woodstock police.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • No injuries after Crystal Lake structure fire (with videos)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – There were no injuries after a fire in a Crystal Lake residence, fire officials on the scene said.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 12:20 am
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