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  • District 158 alters bus stop as Huntley man who tried to board school bus remains jailed

    HUNTLEY – While the 20-year-old man who police said tried to board a Marlowe Middle School bus remained behind bars, Huntley Community School District ...
    Oct. 23, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Judge: Drug-induced homicide case over Algonquin man's death can stay in McHenry County

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge denied a defense request to dismiss the criminal indictment against a Zion man accused of providing a fatal dose of ...
    Oct. 23, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Geneva police

    • Sarah C. Lapin, 27, of the 1200 block of Raleigh Street, Denver, Colorado, was charged, Tuesday, Sept. 29, with driving under the influence, driving ...
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Glenbard South classmates re-establish scholarship fund in memory of Kristina Wesselman

    GLEN ELLYN – Thirty years after her murder, a scholarship fund has been re-established in the memory of 15-year-old Kristina Wesselman.
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Former College of DuPage President Robert Breuder files lawsuit day after termination

    In a move that surprised few save for its rapid timing, former College of DuPage President Robert Breuder filed suit Oct. 21, the day after he was for ...
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Kane County police seek Hinckley man who led deputies on chase in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – Police from Kane County are seeking a 29-year-old Hinckley man who faces numerous charges stemming from an incident that took place Tues ...
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Crystal Lake man shot by police was holding butter knife, defense attorney says

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man was holding a butter knife when he was shot by police, attorneys said Wednesday in McHenry County Court.
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 2:05 pm
  • Elmhurst police investigating attempted child abduction

    ELMHURST – A man tried Oct. 18 to lure an 11-year-old boy into his vehicle, according to a City of Elmhurst news release.
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Vehicle found in Florida hit-and-run that killed Lake in the Hills couple

    Police in Clearwater, Florida on Wednesday seized a vehicle suspected in the hit-and-run that killed a Lake in the Hills couple.
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Woodridge police investigating murder after finding body with multiple stab wounds

    WOODRIDGE – Woodridge police are investigating a murder after police said they found someone stabbed to death, the department announced in a news rele ...
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • Landlords sued in fatal St. Charles apartment fire

    ST. CHARLES – The brother of a man who died in a St. Charles apartment fire is taking the property owners to court on accusations the residence did no ...
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • 2 Lake in the Hills residents killed in Florida hit-and-run crash

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The last time he talked to his son, John Berg shared how excited he was to go on vacation in Florida.
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff warns of scam after items taken from elderly couple

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Sheriff's police are seeking the public's help in finding two men who allegedly scammed and took items from an elderly coup ...
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • North Aurora man charged with assault, having stolen gun

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora man is facing multiple charges after he pointed a stolen gun at a family member Saturday morning, according to a North A ...
    Oct. 19, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Vandals target mailboxes near Geneva, St. Charles

    The Kane County Sheriff’s Office recently responded to a rash of vandalism reports involving residential mailboxes.
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 11:00 pm
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