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Zinke asks for partial recount of Sheriff's election results
WOODSTOCK – Undersheriff Andy Zinke officially has asked the McHenry County clerk for a partial recount of ballots from the March 18 primary election.
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6 hrs ago
Centerville Self Storage in Woodstock, IL, Sold
Centerville Self Storage, a 47,650-square-foot facility in Woodstock, Ill., was recently sold to Sparkplug Capital LLC, a Boulder, Colo., company that operates the Red Dot Storage brand.
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Algonquin police reports for April 15, 2014
He also was wanted on a warrant from the Illinois Department of Corrections for a parole violation.
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Marengo votes to leave BNC
MARENGO – The Kishwaukee River Conference continues to grow after the District 154 Board of Education voted unanimously Monday to allow Marengo to become a charter member of the new league starting in 2016.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Daley nephew released from McHenry County jail
WOODSTOCK – A nephew of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley has been released from jail after serving a 60-day sentence.
Trial starts in '12 armed robbery
WOODSTOCK – Jury selection wrapped up Monday for a Crystal Lake man accused of robbing a CVS pharmacy at gunpoint.
Bond remains at $80,000 for Woodstock teen accused of sex crimes
WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge rejected a bond reduction for one of four teens accused in a sexual assault; a video of which was later posted to Facebook.
Edward Claussen, who moved pickles to groceries'...
His great-grandfather Claus started the company in 1870 when faced with a bumper crop of cucumbers at his farm at 51st and Western.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Woodstock CFP gets 'Premier Advisor' status
WOODSTOCK – Wells Fargo Advisors has designated Timothy J. O'Connor as a member of the firm's Premier Advisors Program, a distinction of professional success for meeting or exceeding Wells Fargo Advisors' standards as measured by one or more of the firm's criteria for revenue generation, educational attainment and client-service best ... (more)
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Recovering new housing market restarts some unfinished subdivisions
A Horizon Carpentry employee works on a new house in the Talamore Hartford Series of Ryland Homes in Huntley.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Baby clothes donated
Russ Piggott, volunteer for the Blessing Barn, of Crystal Lake loads boxes of children's clothing into his car Friday at a temporary storage facility in Cary.
County honors veterans with Purple Heart proclamation
WOODSTOCK – A granite monument and a first-of-its-kind proclamation will let people know that McHenry County appreciates its wounded veterans.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Woodstock agritourism business owners offer helpful hints
Dawn Peterson poses for a portrait outside her barn Tuesday at Oney's Tree Farm west of Woodstock.
Prosecutor: Man posed younger online to meet Cary girl
WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County prosecutor said Terrill Thomas posed as a younger man online and planned to meet a Cary girl for sex.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Woodstock man charged in alcohol-fueled stabbing
WOODSTOCK – A late night, alcohol-fueled argument at a Woodstock apartment complex led to a stabbing earlier this week, police say.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Bomb squad responds to suspicious object in Algonquin
Algonquin police, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire officials, and the Kane County Bomb Squad are responding to an unknown object behind the Algonquin village hall in a wooded area south of Route 62. Police were called around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday after the public works department found a green piece of PVC pipe in the woods, according to Algonquin ... (more)
Harvard man jailed on 7 year old sex case
WOODSTOCK – A man wanted on seven-year-old sex charges out of Harvard was arrested in Texas and remains jailed in McHenry County Raul D. Escobar, 28, appeared in McHenry County court on Monday.
Harvard woman arrested after crash with school bus in Woodstock
A Harvard woman was arrested Monday after her vehicle swerved off the road and hit a loaded school bus in unincorporated Woodstock.
Defenders host Woodstock recycling drive April 12
The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County will again conduct a recycling drive April 12th from 9a.m. until noon, at the Farm Bureau building, 1102 McConnell Road in Woodstock.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Police: Woodstock Man Arrested for Driving 101 MPH in 50 MPH Zone
A 25-year-old Woodstock man was arrested on Saturday night after police said he was clocked traveling at 101 mph in a 50 mph zone in the 6400 block of McCullom Lake Road, according to a McHenry County Sheriff's Office press release.