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A Lake in the Hills man convicted in 2018 in connection with a fatal heroin overdose was sentenced to six years in prison Thursday after pleading guilty to a cocaine charge.
In her first year since taking on the position of Hebron’s police chief, Juanita Gumble - the first female ever to head the department - has been busy.
A driver was airlifted with injuries believed to be life threatening from a crash involving a Jeep and a semi near Richmond.
Firefighters were able to contain damage from a house fire to one room Saturday morning in Crystal Lake, according to the Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department.
A 19-year-old Harvard man has died from injuries he suffered in a car crash along Route 14 near Woodstock.
Weather may have been a contributing factor to a crash that sent a 23-year-old Woodstock man to the hospital in critical condition, McHenry County Sheriff’s Office said.
The McHenry County courthouse has been evacuated as police investigate a suspicious package Wednesday afternoon, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office reports.
An Elgin man, Jesus Ricardo Campos-Nevarez, is accused in McHenry County of possessing more than two kilos of heroin, authorities said.
A stretch of Route 14 between Woodstock and Harvard was shut down because of a crash that also damaged natural gas equipment.
An 88-year-old Kenosha man died from injuries after a head-on car collision along Charles Road near Woodstock Thursday morning, McHenry County Sheriff’s Office reports.
Police said they responded to a report of an altercation at Front Street Tap in Harvard and arrested a suspect for allegedly slashing another man's face.
One driver was ejected from a vehicle and another had to be extricated in a two-vehicle crash along River Road near McHenry Thursday amid icy road conditions, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office reports.
A man was arrested after police forcibly enter a Wonder Lake home for a domestic battery call that originated in Crystal Lake, Wonder Lake police reported.
No injuries reported after two snowmobiles and fell through the ice on the Fox River near Johnsburg Sunday.
Colton Sabo, 31, died in July after he was found unresponsive in his McHenry County jail cell. The coroner ruled Sabo's cause and manner of death is undetermined.