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13 hrs ago | Northwest Herald
The Lake in the Hills toddler spent a week in the hospital, diagnosed with acute liver failure and pancytopenia – a disease that causes an abnormally low level of blood cells produced by the bone marrow.
Is increasing income inequality a bad thing for America?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
17 hrs ago | Patch.com
Police arrested a Lake in the Hills man and woman this past week on drug charges following a a two-month narcotics investigation into a LITH resident who police were told had been selling prescription narcotics, according to a McHenry County Sheriff's Office press release.
21 hrs ago | Patch.com
Three Crystal Lake women have been arrested for prostitution as the result of an undercover operation by the Crystal Lake Police Department.
Yesterday | Northwest Herald
In July, Nunda Township Highway Commissioner Mike Lesperance began his easement work on Garden Lane and Running Iron Drive, diverting the direction of stormwater runoff and creating dangerous culverts without any engineering plans or the required county permits.
Fox River Grove commuters inaugurated a new Metra station that opened at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday near Northwest Highway and Lincoln Avenue.
Bundle up Crystal Lake and Cary! The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for McHenry County and the surrounding areas until 5 a.m. Thursday.
Kyle Grillot – email@example.com Robert Benson, Co-owner of the 1905 Emporium, wraps a dish behind the counter during the Small Business Saturday in Richmond.
WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Board committee wants to make sure proposed guidelines limiting county employees' right to concealed carry would not run afoul of the new law.
Spice, K2, Pep Spice, Spice Silver, Spice Gold, Spice Diamond, Smoke, Skunk, Yucatan Fire, Genie and Zoha - these are among the names used to market synthetic cannabis..
The Northwest Herald recently printed a letter from Crystal Lake resident Norman Jones , who complained that state Rep. Jack Franks had failed to assist him with resolving a personal grievance against a former employer.
CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College trustees received a more detailed account of what health and science departments need as the board considers constructing a new building for the program.
The Land Conservancy of McHenry County is seeking volunteers to help restore natural areas in the county at three different locations this month.
He was also wanted on a warrant out of McHenry County for violation of an order of protection.
By Karen Chadra , and Stephanie Price, editors The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a winter weather advisory for much of the Chicago metro area, including DuPage, Cook and Kane counties.
Standing on the Metra train platform at the Pingree Road Station in Crystal Lake, it was cold enough to feel like the North Pole this past Saturday.
We're disappointed with the Woodstock Police Department and the McHenry County State's Attorney's Office in their handling of allegations made against veteran Sgt.