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  • Rotary Club re-energizes Crystal Lake Park District safety

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Dean Solberg saw a Crystal Lake Park District officer on the wrong set of two wheels.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Chicago man wanted on downstate murder charge apprehended in Lake in the Hills

    WOODSTOCK – A 29-year-old Chicago man wanted for a downstate murder was apprehended Monday in McHenry County.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Health-care fears loom large in gay marriage cases

    INDIANAPOLIS – When Niki Quasney felt a piercing pain in her ribcage in March, the oncologist treating her advanced ovarian cancer told her to get to ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • 5K training program offered for Family Health Partnership event

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Residents looking to take on one of the area's most popular 5K runs can get a little coaching before they hit the course.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Reick to start tour of 63rd District in Harvard

    HARVARD – Republican candidate Steve Reick is kicking off a town hall tour throughout the 63rd House District.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • McHenry County Board of Health expected to choose new department leader

    The McHenry County Board of Health is expected to select one of two finalists to fill the health department's top slot.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Soldier dies after shooting herself in Virginia

    FORT LEE, Va. – A soldier has died after barricading herself in an office and shooting herself inside a major command's headquarters in Virginia.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • Dempsey: We will act if Islamic group threatens U.S.

    ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT – Gen. Martin Dempsey says that once he determines the Islamic State militants in Iraq have become a direct threat to th ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Quinn vetoes Illinois ridesharing regulations

    CHICAGO – A taxicab industry spokeswoman says Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed legislation that would've given customers some protection in the emer ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • State police investigate Carpentersville man's death

    CARPENTERSVILLE – State police are investigating the death of a 31-year-old Carpentersville man who died after he was taken to a hospital following a ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Heat Index could reach 100 this afternoon

    A mild summer will turn quite warm today, according to a special weather statement issued by the National Weather Service.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • Mike’s Deck Center - a new division of Hines Outdoor Living

    Mike French knows decking. He knows it so well that he opened his decking center during the height of the Great Recession. The business has thrived fo ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Pediatricians' Rx for schools: Later start times

    CHICAGO – Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.Delaying th ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Union man dies in morning car vs. bus crash

    UNION – Investigators are trying to determine why a Union man crossed the centerline Monday morning and collided with a school bus in a crash that app ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Fire officials: Man pulled from Lake Michigan

    EVANSTON, Ill. — Evanston fire authorities say an elderly man has been pulled from Lake Michigan in critical condition.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:20 am
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