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  • Texas dog found in McHenry County returned home

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A missing dog that found its way from Austin, Texas, to Crystal Lake has been returned home.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • McHenry County schools talk later start for sleep-deprived teens

    Bleary-eyed teens who roll out of bed at dawn each day to prepare for the school day would see improved health and better grades with a later start to ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 9:51 am
  • Photos: Two taken to hospital after Cary boating crash

    Two men were taken to an area hospital after a boating accident near Cary. Firefighting crews  responding to the scene called off the search for a p ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 8:01 am
  • Two taken to hospital after boating accident near Cary

    CARY – Two men were taken to an area hospital Saturday after the boat they were on ran ashore and ending up nearly vertical on its stern.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • Man in fair condition after crashing into tree outside of Cary

    CARY – A 55-year-old man crashed into a tree Saturday afternoon along Route 14, according to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Prairie Ridge beats Crystal Lake Central, 31-21

    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • Officials work on Algonquin TIF deal

    ALGONQUIN – Revenue sharing between taxing bodies might take place when the downtown tax increment financing district is finalized.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Crystal Lake's future built on past success

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plenty has changed in Crystal Lake’s first 100 years, but when Mayor Aaron Shepley thinks about the next 100, he focuses on what has st ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Friday Night Live: Crystal Lake Central vs. Prairie Ridge

    Click here to watch our Friday Night Live webcast of Crystal Lake Central vs. Prairie Ridge. ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Woodstock accepting applications for clerk

    WOODSTOCK – The city of Woodstock is looking for a new city clerk.The city is accepting applications ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:06 pm
  • Army Aviation truck offers Cary-Grove High School students interactive activities

    CARY – From the outside, it just looked like a really big truck. But on the inside was a slew of technological mechanisms aimed at showing people what ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Wonder Lake waterskiers to compete for Team USA in world championship

    WONDER LAKE – Six members of the Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team left Tuesday for Janesville, Wisconsin, with sights set on a world title.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • 2 injured after McHenry 2-vehicle crash

    MCHENRY – Two people were transported to a hospital Thursday after a crash in unincorporated McHenry, fire officials said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Woodstock man cited in Crystal Lake crash that injured Harvard woman

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Harvard woman was taken to the hospital and a Woodstock man was issued a citation Friday after a Crystal Lake crash, police said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • State approves D-300 leader’s certificate

    CARPENTERSVILLE – District 300’s newest leader can officially be called superintendent after the state education board approved his certification earl ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:25 am
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