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  • Crystal Lake High School District 155 gets $84,000 grant for financial classes

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 received money to teach money. Officials from Dis ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Amputee support group to host first Woodstock 5K fundraiser

    WOODSTOCK –A Wonder Lake nonprofit that supports amputees and their families is hosting an inaugural 5K fundraiser.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Lake in the Hills announces new parks director, assistant finance director

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new assistant finance director and director of parks and recreation.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • No signs of McHenry man who went missing at Wisconsin lake

    McHENRY – Wisconsin law enforcement officials will decide the next course of action early Thursday in the search for a McHenry man who went missing la ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Geneva man confirmed as 1st human West Nile case of the year in Kane County

    GENEVA – A 33-year-old Geneva man has been confirmed this week as the first human case of the West Nile virus to be reported this year by the Kane Cou ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Medical marijuana dispensary proposed in Manhattan

    MANHATTAN—Michelle Sumner of Plainfield brought plans for a medical marijuana dispensary to the Village Board Tuesday night, saying her motivation is ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:49 pm
  • DeKalb woman in critical condition, airlifted to Rockford after Route 38 crash

    CORTLAND – A 58-year-old DeKalb woman was airlifted to OSF St. Anthony's Medical Center in Rockford in critical condition on Wednesday after her vehic ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • 2014 MacArthur Foundation awards 21 'genius grants'

    CHICAGO — A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • McHenry home used as private day care vandalized with racial slur, threat

    McHENRY – A McHenry home and private day care was vandalized with a death threat and a racial slur Wednesday morning, police and the homeowner said.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Former McHenry County sergeant sentenced to 50 years for sex crimes involving young boy

    ROCKFORD – A federal judge had harsh words and choice adjectives for the sex crimes committed by a one-time McHenry County sheriff’s sergeant.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Huntley police reports for Sept. 17, 2014

    • Samuel T. Whitmore, 41, 258 W. Main St., Carpentersville, was charged Monday, Aug. 4, with harrassment through electronic communication.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • DIY Ojibwe-style snowshoes class offered by McHenry County Conservation District

    RINGWOOD — The deadline for a class on how to make a fully laced workable pair of Ojibwe-style snowshoes is approaching.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • McHenry County Conservation District programs hop on toads, local history

    WOODSTOCK — The history of a McHenry graveyard is one of the subjects that will be explored in upcoming McHenry County Conservation District programmi ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Harvard School District 50 leading way on drug treatment in McHenry County schools

    A few years ago, administrators in Harvard Community Unit School District 50 noticed it had a problem.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • McHenry County Board picks conventional Randall, Algonquin road intersection

    WOODSTOCK – In a 17-7 vote, the County Board on Tuesday decided to move forward with a conventional intersection design at Randall and Algonquin roads ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:20 pm
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