Boone County man held in alleged child battering
A Machesney Park man being held on $300,000 bond for allegedly battering his girlfriend's 7-month old child faces additional charges of assault that result in permanent disability.
Poplar Grove Woman Arrested for Drug Induced Homicide
Debra Schlaiss, 46, was arrested Wednesday for delivering the prescription drug fentanyl to a Belvidere man who died after using the drug.
July 22 police reports
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Lincoln Daily News
LCHS teacher Sally Aukamp attends Illinois Teachers Workshop
T eachers from across the State gathered for the Illinois Teachers Workshop: Rocks, Minerals & Mining in Today's Society, presented by the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers on July 14th-16th at Rockford University in Rockford, Illinois.
Six Arrested Following 10-Hour Standoff in Belvidere
Belvidere Police Chief Jan Noble says it started with shot fired at a home around 11:00 Sunday night in the 1000 block of Strawberry Lane.
Fourth of July success
Amanda Wrobel of Belvidere plays with her 11-month-old son Leif while visiting the carnival at the Kirkland 4th of July Festival.
Veterans Honored in Belvidere
It was appreciation day at the Boone County Historical Museum. A special exhibit called Boone County Veterans Remembered has been on display for about a month.