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  • Lindenhurst man killed in Route 120 crash near Volo

    VOLO – A Lindenhurst man died Tuesday in a five-vehicle crash along Route 120, the Lake County Coroner's Office said.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:08 am
  • Driver hospitalized after truck catches fire after crash near Huntley

    A man was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries Tuesday after the pickup he was driving crashed into a tree and went up in flames, the Huntley ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 1:30 pm
  • DeKalb police seize 6 kilos of heroin worth $1.4M, arrest two men

    DeKALB – Police said they seized $1.4 million worth of heroin and arrested two men – one from Anaheim, California – on major drug charges after police ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 8:33 am
  • Algonquin increases telecommunications tax by about 60 percent

    ALGONQUIN – Village trustees recently hiked a tax on Algonquin residents’ phone bills by roughly 60 percent to help officials maintain playgrounds, bi ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:32 am
  • Crystal Lake votes to not further regulate e-cigarettes

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After 27 years as a smoker, Effie Elliott quit smoking combustible cigarettes nine months ago.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Police: Two men with weapon robbed NIU student

    DeKALB — Northern Illinois University police are investigating an off-campus armed robbery in which a laptop and cash were stolen from a student.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • DeKalb couple accused of sexually assaulting a teen in Cortland

    SYCAMORE – Two DeKalb residents remained in DeKalb County Jail on Monday on allegations that they sexually assaulted a teenager in May, authorities sa ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • No one injured after fire at Huntley McDonald's

    HUNTLEY – There were no injuries, but some minor damages after a fire broke out at a Huntley McDonald's early Tuesday morning, the Huntley Fire Chief ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Woman reportedly attacked at Algonquin Commons

    ALGONQUIN – The Algonquin Police Department is investigating an incident involving a woman who described being attacked by three people Friday in the ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Police: Rockford mother left crash scene drunk with kids in the car

    GENOA – A 28-year-old Rockford woman accused of driving drunk away from a crash with her three children in the car was released on her own recognizanc ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 12:40 pm
  • Coal City garage fire causes $25,000 in damages

    COAL CITY - Coal City Fire Protection District responded to a structure fire at 2000 N. Island Drive in Goose Lake on Wednesday night just before 10 p ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Joshua Miner sentenced to life in Joliet Hickory Street murders

    JOLIET - It was already determined Joshua Miner would receive a life sentence for the murders of Eric Glover Jr. and Terrance Rankins.
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Wife from Woodstock prostitution murder gets 3 years for probation violation

    WOODSTOCK – A woman who made a false police report in connection with a 2011 homicide investigation will spend time behind bars after having her proba ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 12:48 pm
  • Harrah's Joliet sees revenue, admissions increase

    JOLIET – Revenue and admissions were up slightly at Harrah's Casino in Joliet last month compared to last year, according to the latest figures from t ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • 1 dead; Crystal Lake home destroyed in fire

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A man was found dead outside a Crystal Lake home that was destroyed by a fire, but it's unclear whether he died in the blaze or before ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 8:49 am
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