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  • Lake in the Hills releases Labor Day police enforcement figures

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – One person was charged with driving under the influence and one person was arrested on drug-related charges during the village's l ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Resident injured in Elgin house explosion, fire officials say

    ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — An Elgin man is in intensive care after an explosion blew out the walls and windows of his house, fire officials said.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Deadly Cairo bank holdup hearing set for Illinois man

    BENTON, Ill. — A man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank workers and critically wounding a third during a botched robbery has been ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:40 am
  • Richmond police reports for Sept. 16, 2014

    • Craig J. Whittington, 30, 5 Nippersink Blvd., Fox Lake, was charged Friday, Aug. 8, with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Candidate packet for Algonquin-Lake in the Hills fire district trustee available

    One trustee position for the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District will be up grabs during the spring election scheduled for April 7.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Care4 Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk at Woodstock North High School set for October

    WOODSTOCK – Expectations are high for an annual breast cancer awareness 5K after last year’s impressive turnout, the event coordinator said.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:09 am
  • Syrian aircraft crashes in city held by IS group

    BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian military aircraft crashed into the de facto capital of the Islamic State group on Tuesday, killing at least eight people, as th ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 7:43 am
  • DuPage County report first West Nile virus case

    WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — The DuPage Health Department on Monday announced the county's first reported human case of West Nile virus this year.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 7:40 am
  • House GOP moves ahead on Syrian rebel training

    WASHINGTON – Lawmakers raced Monday to authorize an expanded mission to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels before heading back to the campaign trail ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Hurricane Odile slams Mexico’s Baja California

    CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico – Hurricane Odile blazed a trail of destruction through Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula on Monday that leveled everything fr ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

    WASHINGTON – Two Vietnam War soldiers – one still living, one killed in action – received the Medal of Honor in a White House ceremony Monday, nearly ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Hundreds flee California wildfires; homes burn

    SAN FRANCISCO – Crews attempted to get better access to two raging wildfires in California that have forced hundreds to evacuate their homes, includin ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Durbin denies ‘bullying’ businesses

    CHICAGO – U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is unabashedly defending his name-calling and other attacks on Illinois businesses looking to locate their headquarter ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • United offers up to $100K severance if workers leave

    DALLAS – United Airlines reached a deal with the flight attendants’ union to offer up to $100,000 in severance for workers who leave the company.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Wheeling police car hits, kills pedestrian

    WHEELING – An on-duty officer in a squad car has struck and killed a 20-year-old pedestrian in a northwestern Chicago suburb, Wheeling police said.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:00 pm
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