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  • Three arrested following marijuana seizure

    UNION – Two Union residents and a Barrington man were arrested following the seizure of six pounds of marijuana.
    April 17, 2014 - 6:12 pm
  • U.S. condemns leaflets demanding Jews in Ukraine must register

    WASHINGTON – The United States on Thursday condemned as "grotesque" the distribution of leaflets demanding that Jews in eastern Ukraine register with ...
    April 17, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • Classes to focus on safe help of wildlife babies

    RINGWOOD – Spring babies are on their way.Two separate but simultaneous McHenry County Conservation ...
    April 17, 2014 - 3:22 pm
  • MCCD plans guided hikes

    Three guided hikes will crisscross McHenry County conservation areas on the lookout for birds and other local wildlife.
    April 17, 2014 - 3:21 pm
  • High schoolers to perform Velveteen Rabbit story

    McHENRY – The story of the Velveteen Rabbit will recreated at the McHenry Public Library.Students fr ...
    April 17, 2014 - 3:18 pm
  • Marengo approves balanced budget

    MARENGO – Little has changed in the latest budget for Marengo, as officials continue to build back the city's reserves that had dwindled during the ec ...
    April 17, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • Judge issues gag order in Fiebelkorn case

    ST. CHARLES – A petting zoo owner charged with animal cruelty and neglect of 94 sick and starved animals won a partial victory in court Thursday when ...
    April 17, 2014 - 2:54 pm
  • Eisenmann ramps up hiring

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Eisenmann Corp. has been ramping up and hiring engineers after shedding its manufacturing arm in 2006.
    April 17, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Cary police reports for April 17, 2014

    • Fabian Esparza, 34, 1011 Timberwood Lane, Algonquin, was charged Saturday, Feb. 22, with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving without ...
    April 17, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • Water main flushing to begin Monday in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Public Works Department is scheduled to conduct its system-wide water main flushing program beginning on Monday.
    April 17, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Lake in the Hills schedules seniors' activities

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village's parks and recreation department has scheduled activities for seniors for the spring season.
    April 17, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Haiti fundraiser set for May 3

    McHENRY – Tickets are available for Catholic Assistance Missions' annual Haiti fundraiser.Touch a He ...
    April 17, 2014 - 1:40 pm
  • Illinois unemployment drops to 5-year-low

    CHICAGO (AP) — State officials say unemployment in Illinois dropped in March to 8.4 percent. That's its lowest level since 2009.
    April 17, 2014 - 12:48 pm
  • Judge puts off ruling in suit against Rutherford

    CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has delayed a decision about granting Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford's (ROOTH'-ur-furd) request to throw out a lawsu ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Search for Chicago site for George Lucas museum

    CHICAGO (AP) — As Yoda might say: A site for a museum you must find.Those are the marching orders Ch ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:36 pm
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