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  • Agencies: McHenry County Board's rejection of grant could flood ERs

    WOODSTOCK – Health service agencies in McHenry County warned Friday that their clients will turn to the emergency room for primary care, after a recen ...
    NEW: Oct. 24, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • 2 Crystal Lake men charged in undercover marijuana drug bust

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Sheriff's police charged two Crystal Lake men with marijuana offenses at the conclusion of a two-month investigation conducted by the o ...
    NEW: Oct. 24, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • After Holiday Hills shooting, village talks how fence interfered with police response

    HOLIDAY HILLS – The house at 1313 W. Northeast Shore Drive — where two McHenry County sheriff's deputies were shot last week — is separated from its n ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 24, 2014 - 3:47 pm
  • Shooter dead in Washington after Marysville-Pilchuck High School attack, police say

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. — Police in Washington state say a shooter is dead after attack at a high school north of Seattle.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 2:32 pm
  • Job seekers try to stand out at McHenry County College fair in post-recession era

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Know your skills and know how to sell them.That was the long-true advice given by Eve ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 24, 2014 - 3:47 pm
  • 2 Wonder Lake men get prison for Lakemoor beating, robbery

    WOODSTOCK – Two men will serve prison time for their roles in an alleged Lakemoor beating and robbery while the women attorneys called "tangentially" ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 24, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Family-centric McHenry Halloween festivities offers contests, games

    McHENRY – A dance contest, games, crafts and, of course, candy, will make up McHenry's annual Halloween Hoopla.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • Chicago police to check bags at CTA train stations

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police officers will soon begin checking some passengers' bags for explosives as they enter train stations.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 1:02 pm
  • Cary District 26 considers future of Maplewood in aftermath of Pedcor-backlash

    CARY – The prospect of presenting a high-density residential development at Maplewood School has District 26 officials a little gun shy.
    UPDATED: Oct. 24, 2014 - 3:47 pm
  • Illinois lieutenant governor candidates Paul Vallas, Evelyn Sanguinetti on issues

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Key issues as seen by Illinois lieutenant governor candidates Paul Vallas of the Democratic Party and Evelyn Sanguinetti of the Rep ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Hatchet-wielding man attacks New York City police; department looking for motive

    NEW YORK — Investigators were working on Friday to determine why a man attacked a group of New York Police Department officers with a hatchet before t ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • Canadians seek to understand Parliament shooting in Ottawa

    OTTAWA, Ontario — Authorities and ordinary Canadians sifted through confounding shards of a gunman's life seeking to understand what motivated the man ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015

    LONDON — The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready for use in 2015 and five more experime ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:41 am
  • New York City's first Ebola case brings demands for quarantines of medical workers

    NEW YORK — The case of the U.S. doctor stricken with Ebola left lawmakers on Capitol Hill, scientists and ordinary New Yorkers wondering why he was ou ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 2:38 pm
  • Dallas nurse free of Ebola, federal officials say

    WASHINGTON — The first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital is free of the virus.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:31 am
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