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  • Police: Man wounded in Woodridge shooting

    WOODRIDGE – A man was wounded in a shooting during the evening of June 6, according to the Woodridge Police Department.
    June 7, 2016 - 1:44 pm
  • McHenry police investigate death, injury at residence

    McHENRY – McHenry police are investigating an incident that left one person dead and one injured Monday morning.
    June 6, 2016 - 7:29 pm
  • Huntley teen pleads not guilty to McHenry robbery charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Huntley teen is denying allegations that he threatened employees of a McHenry payday loan store with a BB gun and obtained more than $12 ...
    June 6, 2016 - 8:12 pm
  • Drug-induced homicide charges dismissed in Crystal Lake man's death

    WOODSTOCK – The state’s attorney’s office has dismissed charges against a 25-year-old West Chicago man accused of drug-induced homicide.
    June 3, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Riverside police arrest prolific burglar, recover stolen property in San Diego

    RIVERSIDE – Following a multistate investigation, Riverside police charged a Chicago man with 22 priors for the May 10 burglary of a home in the 100 b ...
    June 2, 2016 - 6:53 am
  • City of Elmhurst in legal battle with Lucky Motors car dealership

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst is in the midst of a legal battle with car dealership Lucky Motors Inc. to reclaim more than $100,000 in sales tax reb ...
    June 1, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Plants reportedly stolen from Berwyn business corridors

    BERWYN – Plants reportedly have been taken from newly planted floral arrangements in the city of Berwyn's business corridors, according to a Berwyn De ...
    May 31, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Woodstock man charged with aggravated discharge of firearm

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police have charged a man with aggravated discharge of a firearm stemming from a January incident that was determined to be drug ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:20 pm
  • Hoffman Estates man sentenced for DUI crash that paralyzed Algonquin man

    WOODSTOCK – Dale Finucane was planning on booking a family vacation on the evening of Feb. 7, 2015, thinking of the fun, adventure and relaxation he a ...
    May 27, 2016 - 9:51 pm
  • Lisle police conducting Click It or Ticket campaign

    LISLE – The Lisle Police Department will conduct the Click It or Ticket campaign through May 30.Offi ...
    May 26, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Prosecutors: Woman who caused crash that killed Woodstock mother was on heroin

    WOODSTOCK – A Twin Lakes, Wisconsin woman was under the influence of heroin when she caused a crash that left a Woodstock mother dead, authorities all ...
    May 26, 2016 - 1:23 pm
  • Wisconsin woman charged with DUI in McHenry crash that killed Woodstock mother

    WOODSTOCK – A Twin Lakes, Wisconsin woman was under the influence of heroin when she caused a crash that left a Woodstock mother dead, authorities all ...
    May 26, 2016 - 12:52 pm
  • Woodstock man faces felony charge after spitting in judge's face, police say

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man faces a felony aggravated battery charge after spitting in a judge’s face Wednesday morning, police said.
    May 26, 2016 - 1:16 am
  • Fox Lake Police Pension Board: Village can weigh in on Joe Gliniewicz's widow's request

    FOX LAKE – The village will have a say in whether the board should award a pension to the widow of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz, the Fox Lake ...
    May 26, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Elmhurst police search for bank robbery suspect

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department is looking for a bank robbery suspect, according to a city of Elmhurst news release.
    May 25, 2016 - 4:41 pm
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