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  • McHenry Sunrise Rotary to host Oktoberfest Friday night

    McHENRY –  McHenry Sunrise Rotary’s Oktoberfest will be from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday at the McHenry VFW Post 4600.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Lake in the Hills police reports for Oct. 20, 2014

    • A 13-year-old Lake in the Hills boy was charged Friday, Sept. 19, with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of alcohol by a minor.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:06 pm
  • Algonquin Wal-Mart open after bomb threat, evacuation

    ALGONQUIN – Police on Monday evacuated the Wal-Mart on Randall Road after employees received a bomb threat, according to a news release.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Republican governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away

    WASHINGTON — While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expa ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 1:38 pm
  • Obama keeps his schedule clear to focus on Ebola

    CHICAGO — Rarely one to leave anything to chance, President Barack Obama is playing it by ear this week as his administration's response to the Ebola ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Obama casts his vote early in Chicago for 2014 midterm elections

    CHICAGO — President Barack Obama has cast his vote early for the 2014 midterm elections.Obama voted ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Algonquin, Huntley, Crystal Lake police get Narcan for heroin overdose victims (with video)

    Twice in Algonquin police officer Rob Schuett’s career, he has had an instance where someone was unconscious from a possible drug overdose when he arr ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Richmond to hire 2 full-time police officers

    RICHMOND – Two full-time officers will join the Richmond Police Department, the Richmond Village Board decided late last week.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Diaper Bank to host benefit auction Saturday in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Diaper Bank Of Northern Illinois Benefit Auction is Saturday at D’Andrea’s Banquets, 4419 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Accused Holiday Hills shooter went after injured McHenry County deputies, prosecutors say

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors said a Holiday Hills man accused of ambushing and shooting two McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies continued following the offic ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • PHOTOS: CARE4 Breast Cancer 5K in Woodstock

    About 2,100 attend in support of Family Health Partnership Clinic. ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Ebola fear, monitoring eases for some in Dallas

    DALLAS — About 120 people are now being monitored for possible infection with Ebola because they may have had contact with one of the three people in ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:18 am
  • Remains could be missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Police blocked off roads, sifted through leaves and scoured a rural area where they found remains that could be missing Univers ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Urgent-care clinics recommend hospitals for Ebola testing

    When a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who had entered the apartment of the first patient to die from Ebola in the U.S. started feeling ill himself, he ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • Chicago woman charged with murder in stabbing death of boyfriend

    CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman has been ordered held on $500,000 bond in the stabbing death of her boyfriend.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 1:17 pm
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