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  • 2nd Ebola case in U.S.: Texas health worker tests positive

    DALLAS – The Ebola crisis in the U.S. took another alarming turn Wednesday with word that a second Dallas nurse caught the disease from a patient and ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 12:33 am
  • Woodstock police reports for Oct. 15, 2014

    • Claude L.J. Henderson, 56, 1107 N. Hayes St., Harvard, was charged Monday, Sept. 1, with aggravated assault.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:38 pm
  • 2nd Texas health worker with Ebola was on Cleveland to Dallas-Fort Worth flight

    NEW YORK — Health officials are alerting airline passengers who were on the same flight as a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola the next day.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Illinois pet sets Guiness World Record for tallest cow

    ORANGEVILLE — A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • McHenry County Board approves Unified Development Ordinance in 16-2 vote

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board approved its Unified Development Ordinance, ending a process that began almost four years and 128 meetings and he ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:46 pm
  • Texas dept.: 2nd person tests positive for Ebola

    DALLAS (AP) — A second health care worker at a Dallas hospital who provided care for the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. has tested positive ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 7:11 am
  • Obama plans push to help 7 Dem governor hopefuls

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In the final days of the midterm elections, President Barack Obama is planning a major campaign push in seven governor's races acros ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 6:44 am
  • Fiebelkorn attorney seeks plea deal

    ST. CHARLES – An attorney representing a petting zoo owner accused of misdemeanor cruelty and neglect asked whether the Kane County state’s attorney c ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Carpentersville School District 300 announces second annual multicultural festival

    CARPENTERSVILLE – District 300 officials invite the public to attend a daylong cultural festival designed to celebrate diversity Sunday.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Supreme Court weighs teeth-whitening antitrust case

    WASHINGTON – Teeth-bleaching isn't brain surgery, although the Supreme Court seemed to find a link between the two in an antitrust case argued Tuesday ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Turkish strikes on Kurds complicate Islamic State fight

    WASHINGTON – In a fresh test for U.S. coalition-building efforts, Turkey is launching airstrikes against Kurdish rebels inside its borders this week d ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Illinois Supreme Court expands electronic filing

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Supreme Court has said it will start giving courts a chance to electronically file criminal and traffic case documents.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Orangeville pet dubbed world's tallest cow

    ORANGEVILLE – A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Orangeville woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Elgin OKs chicken pilot program for 15 families

    ELGIN – A Chicago suburb is welcoming a select group of feathered friends to 15 backyards in a pilot program for keeping chickens.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Proposed Illinois school funding formula would affect McHenry County, lawmakers and officials warn

    McHENRY – A proposed school funding formula would be devastating to the collar counties and their school districts, one state legislator told local sc ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 2:25 pm
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