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  • Arlington Heights man accused of selling cocaine in McHenry

    McHENRY – An Arlington Heights man was arrested Monday in McHenry on multiple drug charges, according to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Delay in DNA processing pushes off start of Joliet murder trial

    JOLIET – A missing witness has been found, but further evidence testing will delay a murder trial again.
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • McHenry County to recoup $700K for exonerated death row inmate's lawsuits

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County will recoup $700,000 in a settlement with insurers who have argued over who owes what for the county’s legal defense agains ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • No injuries, damages in Huntley after fire at Impact Plastics facility

    HUNTLEY – There were no injuries and no major damage Monday after a fire at the Impact Plastics facility in Huntley, fire officials said.
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Police: Three suffer knife wounds during argument in Joliet

    JOLIET – A woman was arrested Sunday after allegedly cutting three people with a knife.Police were c ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Joliet teacher contract includes pay hikes

    JOLIET – Joliet Grade School District 86 teachers have negotiated a contract with wage increases of more than 3 percent.
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • NIU hazing case continued; no plea deals reached

    SYCAMORE – The case against five men accused of hazing in connection with the death of Northern Illinois University freshman David Bogenberger was con ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Huntley police start carrying heroin overdose antidote Narcan

    HUNTLEY – As heroin use rises throughout the Chicago area, Huntley police recently started equipping officers with a potentially life-saving drug desi ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • Burglars grab ATM in Joliet break-in, but get no cash

    JOLIET – Burglars hauled an ATM machine out of a Jefferson Street restaurant early Thursday, but were unable to get any cash.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • Police: Kingston man schemed to plant crack in wife's car

    DeKALB — A Kingston man faces up to 30 years in prison after police said he had others plant drugs and a handgun in his estranged wife's car to get th ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Harvard Motorola building's owner owes $329K in late property taxes

    HARVARD – Electricity at the Motorola building has been turned off since the spring. When showing the building to prospective tenants or buyers, Charl ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 1:53 pm
  • Romeoville house fire was accidental, fire chief says

    ROMEOVILLE – Investigators have determined the fire that destroyed a house Tuesday started accidentally.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Fire strikes Minooka house

    MINOOKA – A fire caused major damage on the second floor, attic and roof of a residence in Minooka early Monday morning, according to a news release f ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Bond set for Sycamore woman accused in stabbing

    DeKALB — Bond was set at $500,000 today for the Sycamore woman police say waited for her estranged husband's girlfriend to return home early Saturday ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • Shane Lamb recants testimony in missing Johnsburg teen’s 2002 murder

    WOODSTOCK – The state's key witness in a murder case has recanted his statements, saying his testimony that convicted another man was all a lie.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:57 pm
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