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  • University of Illinois arena basketball court damaged by storm water

    CHAMPAIGN — The University of Illinois says it is evaluating the condition of the basketball court inside the State Farm Center after several inches o ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff police reports for Oct. 28, 2014

    • Deangelo R. Hill, 28, Elgin, was charged Tuesday, Oct. 7, with retail theft.• Nabor San Juan, 33, ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Carpentersville School District 300 projects $4.8 million more in property taxes

    CARPENTERSVILLE – As District 300 taxpayers continue to see their property values decline, the Carpentersville-based school district is projecting $4. ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Cary police reports for Oct. 28, 2014

    • A 13-year-old Cary boy was charged Monday, Sept. 29, with possession of drug paraphernalia.• Chris ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Senior living development proposed in Spring Grove

    SPRING GROVE – A senior housing development is in the works for Spring Grove, village officials said.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • McHenry County trick-or-treat times for Halloween 2014

    Trick-or-treat times have been set for Halloween, Oct. 31, throughout McHenry County: Algonquin – 3 ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • $1.4B Cronus Chemicals fertilizer plant coming to eastern Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN — A chemical company plans to build a $1.4 billion fertilizer plant in eastern Illinois, state economic officials confirmed Tuesday.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooter remembered with victims in Washington

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. — Among the balloons and flowers tied to the chain-link fence outside Marysville-Pilchuck High School are these: a white wrestling s ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Mercy Health System merging with Rockford Health System, plans to keep McHenry County facilities

    HARVARD – Mercy Health System, which operates a 65-bed hospital in Harvard and health care facilities in Woodstock, plans to merge with Rockford Healt ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Truck driver saw Chicago-bound Amtrak train before Indiana collision, police say

    REYNOLDS, Ind. – A Chicago-bound Amtrak train collided with a semi-truck Tuesday morning in northwestern Indiana, injuring several people, after a tru ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Ebola nurse who was quarantined in New Jersey now in Maine

    FORT KENT, Maine — A nurse who was confined against her will at a hospital in New Jersey after treating Ebola patients in West Africa is in Maine, whe ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Dallas nurse who had Ebola will be released from Atlanta hospital

    ATLANTA — A Dallas nurse who flew from Texas to Ohio and back before being diagnosed with Ebola will be released from an Atlanta hospital Tuesday afte ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:23 am
  • Amazon to open facility in Illinois, hire 1,000

    CHICAGO — Amazon Inc. says it plans to open its first facility in Illinois next year in a move that would create 1,000 jobs.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:18 am
  • Peoria County grand jury indicts man in attack on pregnant girlfriend, deputies

    WEST PEORIA (AP) — A Peoria County grand jury has indicted a Chicago man who authorities say assaulted his pregnant girlfriend and then attacked sheri ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:17 am
  • Illinois schools ask FBI to investigate East St. Louis teacher's relationship with boy

    EAST ST. LOUIS (AP) — The East St. Louis school district has asked the FBI to investigate allegations that a female teacher had an inappropriate relat ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:15 am
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