McHenry County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. McHenry County seeks input on new development regulationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Daily Herald

    McHenry County is seeking resident input on its proposed unified development ordinance that primarily consolidates and streamlines existing regulations on zoning, subdivision and signage in unincorporated areas.

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  2. MCCD budget makes cuts ahead of expected revenue shortageRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – Abandoned programs, scaled back capital improvement plans and shorter visitor center hours are on the table as the McHenry County Conservation District prepares for looming revenue cuts.

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  3. Cary man charged after having 100 pounds of marijuanaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Northwest Herald

    ... with the intent to delivery, the news release said. On March 18, members of the Rockford DEA office and the McHenry County Sheriff's Narcotics Task Force observed a 2008 Dodge pickup truck leave a suspect location in Cary. The sheriff's office ...

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  4. Judge orders further confinement for sex offenderRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge ordered that a repeat sex offender who completed his prison term be further detained in a downstate treatment facility.

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  5. MCC announces Distinguished Alumni Award winners for 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Daily Herald

    After a thorough review process, these individuals were selected as this year's recipients: Mary Miller of Crystal Lake, CEO/President of Miller Verchota Inc. in Crystal Lake; Mary Nader of McHenry, Associate Judge of the 22nd Judicial Circuit, McHenry County, Illinois in Woodstock; and Sandra Pierce of Huntley, CEO/President of Phoenix Woodworking ... (more)

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  6. Open house planned at historic farmhouseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Northwest Herald

    ... p.m. “There are always changes to the house with the ongoing restoration,” said Gail Brown, the McHenry County Conservation District volunteer restoration coordinator. “This year's winter project was to finish off the interior ...

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  7. Land Conservancy putting on Alden Township hikeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Northwest Herald

    The public is invited to join Dave Brandt – a district conservationist at the Woodstock USDA-Natural Resource Conservation Service office before retirement – for the event, which was put together by The Land Conservancy of McHenry County.

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  8. Camp Algonquin placed on endangered-places listRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Daily Herald

    ... be a step closer to being saved. "It's a good first step," said Elizabeth Kessler, executive director of the McHenry County Conservation District, which oversees the site. The 116-acre camp at 1889 Cary-Algonquin Road in unincorporated McHenry ...

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  9. Hultgren: Heroin prevention plan's 'working...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Beacon-News

    ... ago. "It is the worst thing you can imagine," said Chiakas, who sits on a heroin-prevention task force in McHenry County. "One hundred people die a day in the U.S. alone," he said, adding that he and other grieving parents can't become "a one-man ...

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  10. Illinois speeders would keep driver's licenses under proposed billRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Northwest Herald

    ... electronic filing, the driver's license has become more and more of a hassle, slowing down the process, McHenry County Circuit Clerk Katherine Keefe said. Almost of all of McHenry County's municipalities are using electronic filing to some degree, ...

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  11. MCC faculty file intent to strikeRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College full-time faculty members announced they filed a letter of intent to strike and came out in force Thursday in an effort to break a stalemate in a negotiation process that has lasted roughly 19 months.

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  12. Gov. Quinn Announces $4.6 Million in New Road Projects for McHenry Co.Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Patch.com

    The following press release comes from the Officer of the Gov. Pat Quinn. Governor Pat Quinn announced earlier this month capital investments of more than $4.6 million for road projects in McHenry County, part of his Illinois Jobs Now! capital construction program.

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  13. County starts process to find new Metra repRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board has started the process by which it will appoint a successor to Jack Schaffer as the county's representative on the Metra board.

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  14. Woodstock man gets 5 years for sex case, jail stabbingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man was sentenced to five years in prison for having sex with a minor, and later picking up additional felony charges for attacking a fellow inmate in McHenry County Jail.

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  15. Department of Health to hold recycling event May 3Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Northwest Herald

    The MCDH, along with several local businesses and community organizations, will hold a residential electronics and recycling event on May 3 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the north parking lot the the McHenry County Administration Building, located at 667 Ware Rd. in Woodstock.

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  16. Just wonderingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Northwest Herald

    Just wondering, not advocating. On ABC 7 morning news , a segment on heroin use brought to mind the tragic front page Northwest Herald story of the beautiful 17-year-old girl and 14 others who died of heroin overdose in McHenry County in 2013.

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  17. DuPage, Kane counties among healthiest in IllinoisRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Daily Herald

    ... of our residents.” Other notable performances on the rankings included Lake County at No. 13 overall. McHenry County was right behind at No. 14. Will County ranked 25th in the state. And Cook County rated 75th. A full ranking of all 102 ...

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  18. McHenry Co. Ranks as 14th Healthiest County in StateRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Patch.com

    County Health Rankings released Wednesday ranked McHenry County as the 14th healthiest county in Illinois.

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  19. McHenry County among healthiest counties in IllinoisRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Northwest Herald

    McHenry County is among the state's healthiest counties, according to rankings from the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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  20. MCC to host Gardenfest 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Forget the polar vortex and “Chiberia” and get inspired through the “Ready, Set, Grow” workshops and seminars at Gardenfest 2014 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, in the Luecht Conference Center at McHenry County College, located at 8900 U.S. Hwy.

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