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  • Cary police reports for Sept. 30, 2014

    • Kristopher K. Hanson, 42, 842 Nottingham Lane, Crystal Lake, was charged Tuesday, Aug. 19, with battery/making physical contact and assault.
    NEW: Sept. 30, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Crystal Lake man wins $250,000 Illinois Lottery jackpot

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Vince Komperda's wife picked a great time to run out of noodles.Komperda, 47, stopped ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 30, 2014 - 3:47 pm
  • Friends of Algonquin library to collect donations this weekend

    ALGONQUIN – The Friends of the Algonquin Area Library are scheduled to collect donations at the main library.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 2:38 pm
  • Centegra breast cancer experts stress importance of annual mammograms

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A message about breast cancer prevention from Centegra Health System's director of medical imaging was simple and to the point.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 2:24 pm
  • Groot to begin fall leaf, brush collection in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – Free leaf collection by Groot begins this week residents and will continue through Dec. 15, according to a news release.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 2:10 pm
  • Crystal Lake Police seek 7-11 robbery suspect

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who robbed a Crystal Lake 7-11 on Sunday.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:42 pm
  • Wonder Lake dredging to continue in 2015

    WONDER LAKE – Dredging will have to continue into next year at Wonder Lake, the lake manager said.Th ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:02 pm
  • McHenry fall leaf collection to begin

    McHENRY – Leaf pick-up will begin Monday in McHenry.City residents can rake leaves into piles alongs ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:24 pm
  • Rahm Emanuel to Chicago agencies: Increase minimum wage to $13 in city

    CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has asked the city's sister agencies to pay all contractor and subcontractor employees a minimum wage of $13 an h ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • O'Hare, Midway airports near normal capacity after Chicago-area air control center fire

    CHICAGO — The Federal Aviation Administration says Chicago's airports are nearing normal activity after a fire at an air traffic control center last w ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • USDA: Illinois corn harvest continues lagging

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois' corn harvest continues creeping along, though recently favorable weather enabled ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • McHenry Area Jaycees Haunted House transforms Knox Park Barn again this October

    McHENRY – The Knox Park Barn will transform once again into a haunted house.The annual attraction, w ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Carpentersville woman found dead in apparent stabbing

    CARPENTERSVILLE – The Carpentersville Police Department is investigating the death of a woman after she was found Monday night suffering from apparent ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Sept. 30, 2014

    • Elizabeth A. Mammoser, 31, 115 Woody Way, Cary, was charged Saturday, Aug. 23, with retail theft. 
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • USDA: Illinois corn harvest continues lagging

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois' corn harvest continues creeping along, though recently favorable weather en ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 8:19 am
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