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  • Lake in the Hills man found guilty of domestic battery, not guilty of sex assault charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man was convicted on one of three charges against him stemming from a 2013 incident where he was charged with physical ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 6:24 pm
  • DuPage County Sheriff's Office releases possible likenesses of Baby Hope's parents

    Newly released DNA evidence may show the likenesses of the parents of "Baby Hope," an infant found dead in August in unincorporated DuPage County near ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 1:37 pm
  • Trial begins for Lake in the Hills man accused of assaulting 61-year-old roommate

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors said a woman living with James Price told him she would say she fell down on the way to the hospital after he physically and s ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Lyons Township High School evacuated after report of possible weapon

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Lyons Township High School South Campus in Western Springs was evacuated Oct. 15 after someone reported seeing a man who may hav ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • Woodstock police: Crystal Lake guitar instructor, convicted sex offender operated illegally

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man was arrested after he allegedly taught guitar lessons to several students younger than age 18 and was prohibited from d ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 4:59 pm
  • McHenry man facing heroin charges back in custody after judge disapproves bail money

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry man facing charges of possessing about 180 grams of heroin is back in custody after a judge disapproved a portion of his bail mo ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Woodstock woman arrested after striking estranged boyfriend with vehicle, police say

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock woman has been arrested following an incident where police said she struck an estranged boyfriend with her vehicle.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • Judge sentences ex-McHenry man to jail, probation on sex abuse charge

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a former McHenry man to two years’ probation after he admitted to sexually abusing a 21-year-old woman in ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • Huntley husband pleads guilty to lesser murder charge in wife’s beating death

    WOODSTOCK – A Huntley man accused in the beating death of his wife pleaded guilty Tuesday to a second-degree murder charge.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Lawsuit filed by 3 College of DuPage trustees dismissed

    A lawsuit filed by College of DuPage trustees Dianne McGuire, Erin Birt and Joseph Wozniak against three of the college's law firms in an attempt to o ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 7:38 am
  • Suspicious man reported in La Grange, La Grange Park

    LA GRANGE PARK – A suspicious man attempting to lure younger female victims has been reported in La Grange and La Grange Park, according to a La Grang ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 7:58 am
  • Aurora man charged with DUI for crash that killed Westmont principal's daughter

    An Aurora man has been charged with seven felony charges after a collision claimed the life of of Westmont Junior High Principal John Jonak's 9-year-o ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Cary man gets prison for selling drugs at Lake in the Hills bar

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a Cary man to six years in prison after he admitted to selling drugs at a Lake in the Hills bar.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Lisle man sentenced to 40 years in jail for sexual abuse of young girl

    A Lisle man has been sentenced to 40 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for sexually abusing a young girl, according to a news release fr ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Teen charged with DUI after driving off Algonquin Bypass into creek

    ALGONQUIN – A 17-year-old boy was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol Friday after he drove off the Western Algonquin Bypass and lande ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 7:01 pm
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