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Three people sent to hospital after Route 23 wreck
Three people were sent to the hospital following a two-vehicle accident in Riley Township, south of Marengo, according to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office.
Tue May 21, 2013
New trial awaits former NIU student charged in 2010 shooting
SYCAMORE – A former Northern Illinois University student will get another opportunity to convince a judge or jury that he was justified in shooting a fellow student in the leg in February 2010.
Fri May 17, 2013
Evansville Courier & Press
Funerals for Saturday, May 18, 2013
Graveside services for Kenneth Bruce Cosby, 69, Providence, who died Tuesday, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Marengo Cemetery in Marengo, Ill.
Thu May 16, 2013
Marengo man gets 18 years for sex crimes
WOODSTOCK – A 49-year-old Marengo man was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in prison for sexually assaulting an underage family member for more than a decade.
Sat May 11, 2013
MCC graduates get next assignment: write life stories
The Marengo trio beamed as a graduate very special to them was about to join hundreds of others in receiving McHenry County College degrees and certificates.
Thu May 09, 2013
Algonquin's Veteran Deputy Chief Leaving Post
While Algonquin Deputy Chief Ed Urban is retiring from the department, he's not ready to sit back and collect his Social Security.
Sun May 05, 2013
Crystal Lake Police Arrest Several People for Retail Theft, Theft
Note: The following information was obtained from Crystal Lake Police arrest reports.
Thu May 02, 2013
Illinois House OKs Madigan pension-reform plan
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois House has approved a comprehensive pension-reform plan for the first time after years of talks.
Wed May 01, 2013
Semi crash, fire closes I-90 at U.S. 20 near Marengo
Both lanes are closed on inbound I-90 at U.S. 20 near Marengo after a semi crashed and burst into flames.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
CL Jaycees to host inaugural Natural Raffle
CRYSTAL LAKE – From 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5, the young people's leadership organization of the Crystal Lake Jaycees will host its inaugural Natural Raffle.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Increase to tax break for seniors passes in Ill.
The Illinois House and Senate overwhelming passed – with just two “no” votes in the House and none in the Senate – a bill that raises the senior citizen homestead exemption from $4,000 to $5,000. The increase amounts to savings of about $100 for a senior citizen with a home valued at $200,000 in Crystal Lake.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Marengo shines at Skills USA
It gives me great pleasure to write this letter after having returned from Springfield and the Skills USA state competitions.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Applicants sought for Marengo library board spot
The person appointed to this open position will be selected by the present board and will serve until the next trustee election in April 2015.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
MCCD Hosts 'Celebration of Wildflower and Art'
Enjoy an afternoon of outdoor exploration and artistic activities at "A Celebration of Wildflower and Art," from 12 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Coral Woods Conservation Area.
Police: McHenry County fugitive arrested in Texas
For the second time in less than two weeks, the McHenry County sheriff's office has checked a fugitive off its top 10 most wanted list.