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  • Barrington Hills police officer charged with domestic battery in LITH

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Barrington Hills police officer was arrested Thursday by the Lake in the Hills Police Department on charges of domestic battery, ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • All Chicago flights halted at O'Hare, Midway airports after fire at Aurora air traffic control facility

    CHICAGO – A contract employee set a fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center where he worked, bringing two of the nation's busiest airpor ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Outlaws Motorcycle Club seeks patches seized in Wonder Lake bar fight case

    WOODSTOCK – Outlaws Motorcycle Club asked a McHenry County judge to order the return of club patches and insignia that were seized when six members we ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments for Sept. 26, 2014

    The following people were indicted by a McHenry County grand jury, according to the McHenry County State's Attorney's Office. The charges are allegati ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • McHenry County Conservation District offering hikes in October

    WOODSTOCK – Hikes through McHenry County’s conservation areas will go in search of hawks and take advantage of the nighttime. The hikes are part of ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson gets Barrington High School homecoming

    BARRINGTON – "It's not often I can stand in front of someone and thank them for saving the world," said an audience member at a Barrington High School ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Lake in the Hills to host women's safety series

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Lake in the Hills Police Department has scheduled a Women's Safety Series in October.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Cary may put a hold on chicken discussion

    CARY – A trustee who supports allowing chickens in town, is asking that the discussion on the matter be put on hold.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Springfield teen accused of home invasions, sexual assaults of older women indicted

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An 18-year-old Springfield man accused of home invasions and sexual assaults of women more than 60 years old has been indicte ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 9:46 am
  • Islamic rebels in Syria fear U.S. could hit them

    BEIRUT – When the United States opened its aerial campaign against the Islamic State group in Syria this week, its first salvo also hit an al-Qaida ce ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Comptroller rivals clash on approach to backlog

    SPRINGFIELD – With Illinois battling the nation’s worst unfunded pension liability, the two outspoken statewide office holders vying for its check-wri ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • Attorney General Holder announces resignation

    WASHINGTON – Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general and an unflinching champion of civil rights in enforcing the nation's laws, announced ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Report: 12 firms linked to Rauner went bankrupt

    SPRINGFIELD – At least a dozen of the many companies owned by the investment firm of Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner have gone bankrup ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Guilty plea in $60,000 Illinois township thefts

    URBANA – A former township supervisor in eastern Illinois has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $60,000 from the township and using the money to ga ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Chicago says coal-storage site will shut down

    CHICAGO – A company involved in legal skirmishes last year over piles of petroleum coke in Chicago has sold its facility, and a second company has bee ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 10:56 pm
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