McHenry County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Jury convicts northern Illinois man of shooting at deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Daily Herald

    Jurors in northern Illinois have convicted a Holiday Hills military veteran of shooting two McHenry County sheriff's deputies at his home last year, among other charges. The Northwest Herald reports 52-year-old Scott Peters will be sentenced June 25 after his Thursday conviction on 15 charges including seven counts of attempted murder of a police officer.

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  2. Dawn Patrol: New COD board places Breuder on leave; shooter at large in ElginRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Daily Herald

    ... afternoon took less than two hours to find Scott B. Peters guilty of attempted murder for shooting two McHenry County sheriff's deputies in October after they went to his Holiday Hills home for a well-being check on his wife and daughter that led to ...

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  3. Our view: Support for Franks' consolidation billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Northwest Herald

    ... agreeing to some amendments. • Exempt governmental entities that were created by voters, such as the McHenry County Conservation District and the Mental Health Board. Only voters, Althoff says, should have the power to consolidate or ...

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  4. Letter: Chairman too powerfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Northwest Herald

    Past McHenry County Board Chairwoman Tina Hill, state Rep. Jack Franks and County Board Chairman Joe Gottemoller need to take a bow. Not satisfied when voters said, “no,” to the question of electing our County Board chairman at-large in 2012, they engineered a second vote in 2013, during a notoriously low voter turnout election, to accomplish their goal.

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  5. Letter: Stop the corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Northwest Herald

    ... n initiative is getting widespread political spectrum support because it affects all voters. Can it happen in McHenry County as well?

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  6. McCarthy, Michael W.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Northwest Herald

    ... graduated from Crystal Lake Community High School in 1970. He received an Associate of Science degree from McHenry County College, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Illinois University, and did one year of Doctorate study at North ...

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  7. McHenry County Health Department to offer free prostate screenings in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Department of Health will offer free prostate cancer screenings in May for men aged 50 and older. Based on guidelines from the American Urological Association and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, men aged 40 and older who are black or who have a higher risk of prostate cancer because of family history also can be screened.

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  8. Man Who Opened Fire on Police Officers Found Guilty on 15 CountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Patch.com

    Scott Peters, 52, of Holiday Hills was found guilty Wednesday of seven counts of attempted first degree murder of a peace officer, three counts of aggravated battery with a firearm to a peace officer and five counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm to a peace officer, the McHenry County State's Attorney said in a written release. "The evidence presented at trial showed that on October 16, 2014 Deputies Maness, Satkiewicz and Luna of the McHenry County Sheriff's Department were dispatched to 1313 West Northeast Shore Drive in Holiday Hills for a welfare check," the written release states.

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  9. McHenry County man convicted of shooting two deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A northwest suburban man who sparked a manhunt after shooting two McHenry County sheriff's deputies last October was convicted of attempted murder on Thursday. Scott Peters, 52, shot deputies Khalia Satkiewicz and Dwight Maness on Oct. 16, 2014, after they responded to his Holiday Hills home for a well-being check, prosecutors said.

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  10. Help Monarch butterflies survive with Green Drinks May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Daily Herald

    In McHenry County, the first Wednesday of each month is Green Wednesday. The public is invited to McHenry County Green Drinks from 5 to 7 p.m. May 6 at Duke's Alehouse & Kitchen, 110 N. Main St. in Crystal Lake.

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  11. McHenry County Conservation District to vote on resolution opposing consolidation billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Conservation District doesn't want a proposed consolidation bill to apply to it – or at least its Board of Trustees is considering a resolution voicing that sentiment. The board's president, David Brandt of Wonder Lake , asked district staff to arrange a special meeting to consider a resolution opposing the bill after spending Tuesday and Wednesday in Springfield as part of Illinois Association of Park Districts' Parks Day, in which park and conservation district representatives make the rounds at the statehouse.

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  12. Illinois education leaders recognize Marengo School District 154 superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    ... at MCHS who has made this mission a reality for our students." Bertrand was the only superintendent from McHenry County recognized at the luncheon. He has worked as the Marengo High School school district superintendent since 2005. District 154 ...

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  13. McHenry County sheriff's statement on Holiday Hills shooting convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    Sarah Nader- snader@shawmedia.com Bill Prim makes a quick speech after he was sworn in Monday as McHenry County Sheriff December 1, 2014. Prim is the first new sheriff in more than a decade.

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  14. Man who shot 2 officers found guilty of attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Chicago Tribune

    ... visitors were police officers - was not to be believed. Scott Peters, who is accused in the shooting of two McHenry County deputies, moaned and wailed for a doctor as he was wheeled into court Wednesday morning - but prosecutors and the judge said ...

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  15. Defense attorney: Man charged with shooting deputies feared for his safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Daily Herald

    A jury began deliberating Thursday the case of Scott B. Peters, who is accused of shooting two McHenry County sheriff's deputies in October after they went to his Holiday Hills home for a well-being check and sparking 16-hour manhunt. Peters, a 52-year-old with a checkered U.S. Army past.

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  16. McHenry County Health Department offering STD testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    ... and infertility, especially for women. Chlamydia is the most frequently reported communicable disease in McHenry County, with 590 cases in 2013 and 484 cases in 2012. Thirty-two cases of gonorrhea and five cases of syphilis were also reported in ...

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  17. MCC receives grants to support art preservation, summer math academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two grants will help fund restoration treatments for works by Salvador Dali and Andy Warhol and a summer math academy for incoming high school freshmen. The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation received the two grants, $7,500 for “Preserving the Past,” a print restoration project for the college's Portrait in Print Collection, and $3,750 for its summer math academy, which has expanded to three area school districts since it was launched in 2012.

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  18. Holiday Hills shooting trial: Jurors deliberating Scott Peters' fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    Provided Scott B. Peters, 52, of Holiday Hills, is charged with two counts of attempted murder against police officers and two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm against police officers, in the shooting of two McHenry County Sheriff's deputies on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. WOODSTOCK – Jurors in the Scott Peters trial were sent Thursday afternoon to consider charges that Peters attempted to kill three McHenry County Sheriff's Deputies who responded to his home in the middle of the night.

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  19. It's just a billRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... information when students are found to be a danger to themselves or others. In a rare open feud between two McHenry County state lawmakers, Rep. Jack Franks is asking Senate President John Cullerton to remove Sen. Pam Althoff as chief sponsor of his ...

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  20. Our View: Old Motorola site owner should donate landRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Northwest Herald

    ... into a marketing process as Harvard grew rapidly because of the railroad centering there, according to the McHenry County Historic Preservation Commission. The McHenry County Historical Society has partnered with the city of Harvard and Harvard ...

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