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  • McHenry tax preparation business owner, workers commit tax fraud scheme

    Eight people, including the owner of a McHenry-based tax preparation business, pleaded guilty in relation to a tax fraud scheme, according to a news r ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Spring Grove man pleads not guilty to DUI in crash that killed his passenger

    WOODSTOCK – A Spring Grove-area man formally denied allegations that he drove under the influence in a crash that killed his passenger.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • McHenry County judge to determine fate of Fox Lake woman shot by deputies

    WOODSTOCK – The bench trial for a case prosecutors said was an attempted "suicide by cop" concluded after its second day, but a McHenry County judge w ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 8:23 pm
  • Glen Ellyn armed robberies offer reminder for residents to be aware of surroundings

    GLEN ELLYN – In light of two armed robberies in Glen Ellyn in the last month – including one that occurred at the College of DuPage – students and res ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Wheaton man pleads not guilty to sexually assaulting girl over 10 years

    WHEATON – A Wheaton man who had served as a deacon at Living Hope Bible Church in Roselle pleaded not guilty to repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 7:44 am
  • Glen Ellyn police investigating several residential burglaries

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Police Department is investigating several residential burglaries that have occurred recently throughout the village.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 7:09 am
  • DuPage County Sheriff's Office seeking man who tried to grab woman on Prairie Path

    DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspicious man who attempted to grab a woman who was jogging on the ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 7:12 am
  • Trial set to begin for Fox Lake woman involved in 2014 police shooting

    WOODSTOCK – A bench trial is set to begin Monday for a Fox Lake woman who was shot in the neck by deputies in 2014 after making suicidal statements an ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 1:04 am
  • McHenry man accused of making meth pleads not guilty to drug charges

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry man formally denied allegations that he manufactured and possessed methamphetamine at his residence.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Glen Ellyn police, FBI investigating robbery at US Bank on Roosevelt Road

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Police Department and FBI are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 23 at the U.S. Bank at 736 Roo ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:31 pm
  • 2 Crystal Lake gas station operators charged with defrauding state more than $450,000 in sales taxes

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two operators of Crystal Lake gas stations have been charged with defrauding the state of Illinois of more than $450,000 in sales taxes ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • New judge will hear Melodie Gliniewicz's motion to dismiss Fox Lake misuse of charitable funds charges

    A new judge will hear a motion to dismiss misuse of charitable funds charges against Melodie Gliniewicz, the widow of disgraced Fox Lake Police Lt. Jo ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Glen Ellyn man charged with vehicle burglary

    GLEN ELLYN – A Glen Ellyn man has been charged following recent car burglaries in the village.Jonath ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Bond set at $3.5 million for third suspect charged in Glen Ellyn kidnapping case

    GLEN ELLYN – Bond has been set at $3.5 million for the third suspect charged in the kidnapping and armed robbery of a 21-year-old Wheaton College stud ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Wheaton College employee charged with child pornography possession

    WHEATON – A Wheaton College employee has been placed on unpaid leave after being charged with possession of child pornography, according to a news rel ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 7:05 am
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