7 hrs ago
State's Attorney's Office will not investigate Woodstock cop as criticism grows
WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County State's Attorney's Office will not re-open the investigation into an embattled Woodstock Police sergeant, as public outrage over an inappropriate text message sent to a young girl extends beyond McHenry County.
10 hrs ago
Bond request denied for WL man charged in sex case
WOODSTOCK – A Wonder Lake man accused of having sex with a teenager has the name of the girl tattooed on his body, prosecutors said.
11 hrs ago
Woman dies after car accident sends 9 to the hospital Sunday in Woodstock
WOODSTOCK – A woman has died from injuries she suffered as part of a two-vehicle accident that sent nine people to the hospital Sunday in Woodstock, according to the Woodstock Police Department.
21 hrs ago
On The Record With... Scott Rusch
Scott Rusch, 21, has decided to give a career in music a try after his song "Hey Girl," had 33,000 views on YouTube.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
County government sets concealed carry rules for employees
WOODSTOCK – The health department commissar checking to make sure the hand-washing stations at your church potluck are set up properly won't be packing heat.
Car accident in Woodstock sends nine to the hospital
WOODSTOCK – A head-on collision along Route 14 in Woodstock on Sunday sent nine people to the hospital with injuries, including three in critical condition.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Deputy chief position created at McHenry County courthouse
WOODSTOCK – A newly created deputy chief position at the McHenry County Courthouse was a long time coming, officials there say.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Our Pets: Pet vaccines and humane society fundraiser
Spay Illinois will offer low-cost pet vaccine clinics on the fourth Monday of every month from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Bark A Lounge, 657 S. Route 59 Aurora.
Huntley Blotter: Man Arrested for Aggravated Unlawful Use of Firearm
November 26, 2013 Ronald E. Kus, age 34, of 12210 Baker Terrace, Woodstock, IL was arrested for driving while license suspended, possession of a suspended driver's license and loud exhaust.
No injuries in pickup truck fire
WOODSTOCK – A pickup truck fire blocked traffic on Charles Road east of Nelson Road for about 30 minutes Thursday evening.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
County Board nixes salary bump for Board of Review
WOODSTOCK – A majority of the McHenry County Board decided that salaries for the Board of Review should not go up if the number of property tax appeals are going down.
County Board raises Valley Hi private rates
WOODSTOCK – Daily room rates for private-pay residents at Valley Hi Nursing Home will increase by $5 next year.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Bond reduction denied for McHenry man
WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge denied a bond reduction for a 19-year-old McHenry man accused of having sexual contact with an underage girl.
Woodstock man charged with soliciting picture
Francisco J. Jimenez, 22, of 2210 Applewood Lane, allegedly coerced a 15-year-old girl to send a pornographic image of herself and she complied, Woodstock Police Sgt.
Car Collision Near MCC Sends One Person to Hospital
A multi-vehicle crash occurred at about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Route 14 and Lucas Road near McHenry County College in Crystal Lake, according to dispatch notices on Lake & McHenry Scanner.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Casciaro requests shorter prison sentence
WOODSTOCK – In court documents, an appellate attorney for Mario Casciaro says the Johnsburg man was unfairly sentenced because he refused to admit his guilt.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Blumenthal: Movin' On Up
Chris Jones of Oakwood Hills is no stranger to the world of hot rods. He's been into cars since he was a kid growing up in Crystal Lake.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Festivals in Crystal Lake, Woodstock kick off holiday season
With people on floats waving and saying Merry Christmas, Dave Amin of Algonquin watched the holiday parade in Crystal Lake with his girlfriend, Tiffany Hafferkamp, and 3-year-old son, Chase Amin.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Barn fire near Woodstock ignited by hay 'spontaneously combusting'
A Fox River Grove firefighter fills a holding tank with water Tuesday as crews fight a barn fire on Kunde Road in unincorporated Woodstock.