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  • Former Illinois health official pleads guilty

    SPRINGFIELD – A former human resources director at the Illinois Department of Health pleaded guilty to federal charges related to a $13 million grant ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Jimmy John's says customers' card data stolen

    CHAMPAIGN – Jimmy John’s sandwich chain said Wednesday that it believes customers’ credit card data was stolen from 216 of its shops between June and ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Quinn agrees to stall dismissal of IDOT workers

    SPRINGFIELD – Nearly five dozen Illinois Department of Transportation employees have been given a temporary reprieve from layoff because of a court ag ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Watch The Huddle, Week 5 picks

    Joe Stevenson and Les Johnson make their picks for Week 5 in prep football. Previously: Week 5, Part ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:30 pm
  • Huntley police reports for Sept. 24, 2014

    • Tamara L. McDermott, 51, 12500 Regency Parkway, Unit 1027, Huntley, was charged Thursday, Sept. 4, with three counts of retail theft.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Minooka tables medical marijuana farm

    MINOOKA — Minooka trustees tabled a vote Tuesday on a requested permit for a medical marijuana cultivation center in Minooka Industrial Park.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:57 pm
  • 2 incumbents, 1 newcomer announce McHenry City Council candidacies

    McHENRY – At least two incumbents and a newcomer have thrown their hats in the ring for the McHenry City Council.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Geneva man pleads not guilty in murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP - A Geneva man indicted on two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his wife was arraigned on Wednesday.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • Carpentersville School District 300 starts in-depth classroom, program use study

    CARPENTERSVILLE – District 300 administrators will soon examine nearly everything at the Carpentersville-based district's elementary and middle school ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • DeKalb man behind viral video of Illinois State trooper's outburst has arrest record

    DeKALB – The man behind the widely viewed video of a police officer losing his temper at a police safety checkpoint last weekend is 27-year-old DeKalb ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Joliet to receive $1.2 million in HUD grants

    JOLIET – The city will receive $1.2 million in federal grants through two programs administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Developm ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Opponents to McHenry County RV rules, horse racing prevail at McHenry County Board meeting

    WOODSTOCK – The proposed McHenry County Unified Development Ordinance will go easy on recreational vehicle owners and hard on horse racing events.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Chicago police officer accused of sticking gun down suspect's throat pleads not guilty

    CHICAGO (AP) — A decorated Chicago police commander, accused of sticking his gun down the throat of a suspect and threatening to kill him, pleaded not ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Prairie Grove forum set for interested District 46 school board candidates

    PRAIRIE GROVE – With elections for school boards coming up in April, District 46 will be covering the ABCs of being a school board member at an upcomi ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Algonquin receives financial reporting award

    ALGONQUIN –  The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) announced that Algonquin has received the GFOA's Disti ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:43 pm
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