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  • 2 Woodstock residents charged with burglarizing Crystal Lake church

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two Woodstock residents were charged with breaking into and stealing from a Crystal Lake church, police said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Powers-Walker House up for McHenry County historic landmark designation

    RINGWOOD – The Powers-Walker House was a quiet place to go for Gus Weinreis. The Round Lake residen ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Crystal Lake Centennial celebration finale set for Sunday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After a year of events celebrating 100 years of history, Crystal Lake is set to close out its first century.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Traffic shifts in McHenry construction corridor

    McHENRY – Traffic along Routes 120 and 31 in McHenry shifted onto the newly constructed lanes Thursday, according to an alert from the project enginee ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Algonquin police, fire officials receive student thanks on Sept. 11 anniversary

    ALGONQUIN – “Dear police officers, I want to tell how important you are.” Algonquin Deputy Police C ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Watch The Huddle, Week 3 picks

    Who did we pick for Week 3 in the prep football scene? Watch to find out. More from "The Huddle" We ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Crystal Lake drowning victim to be remembered at 5K fundraiser

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A 15-year-old Crystal Lake boy who died five months ago will be remembered with smiles during a Sunday fundraiser in his honor.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • What's next for Oakwood Hills Village Board in wake of resignations

    OAKWOOD HILLS – The resignations of three Oakwood Hills leaders, including the village president, has left a plethora of political possibilities for t ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:35 am
  • 'It's Our River' Algonquin cleanup scheduled for Sept. 20

    ALGONQUIN – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County and the village of Algonquin are sponsoring the seventh annual “It’s Our River Day” celebrat ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Bands announced for Cary Main Street Fest

    CARY – The Cary-Grove Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the 11 bands that will perform as part of the inaugural Cary Main Street Fest.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 8:20 am
  • Lawyer pleads not guilty to coaching witness

    CHICAGO – A high-profile defense attorney in Chicago pleaded not guilty Wednesday to federal charges that he encouraged a witness to lie on the stand ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • New Jersey governor stumps for Rauner

    SPRINGFIELD – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has pledged to come back to Illinois a “number of times” to help the campaign of Republican gubernatorial ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Illinois officials keep medical pot under wraps

    SPRINGFIELD – It’s unclear if Illinois officials will release complete information about companies seeking to grow or sell medical marijuana in Illino ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • Oberweis acknowledges Senate hurdles

    CHICAGO – Dairy entrepreneur Jim Oberweis said his proposal to raise the minimum wage for U.S. workers aged 26 and older is a search for middle ground ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • Industry to seek changes in 'fracking' rules

    CHICAGO – Supporters of high-volume oil and gas extraction said Wednesday that they’ll seek dozens of changes in proposed rules governing the practice ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:11 am
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