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U.S. veterans living at Hebron's New Horizons say their training kicked in on May 9 following a crash in front of their building.
As the new McHenry County Regional Training Center - and an accompanying firing range - get closer to opening up, the county and other agencies are finalizing an agreement on how the facility will be run.
A McHenry County judge ruled Tuesday that the .192 alcohol content result a sheriff’s sergeant’s breath test charged in February with driving under the influence was not unreliable nor impacted because he was chewing his nails and cuticles prior to submitting to the breath test.
A horse trailer was found fully involved Saturday afternoon, Harvard Fire Protection District official said. Firefighters were also called to the farm on White Oaks Road Tuesday, when a barn was destroyed.
A head-on crash near Ringwood on Saturday morning sent five people to an area hospital, but all of the injuries appeared non life-threatening, a McHenry Township Fire Protection District official said.
Those charged with felonies the week of April 30, 2023, by the Algonquin, Cary, Crystal Lake, Fox River Grove, Harvard and Marengo police departments, as well as the McHenry County Sheriff's Office.
Route 47 between O’Brien and Price roads was closed from about 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. as the crash was investigated.
Those charged with felonies the week of April 23, 2023, by the Algonquin, Cary, Crystal Lake, Harvard, Hebron, Johnsburg, Lake in the Hills, Lakewood, McHenry, Spring Grove and Woodstock police departments, as well as the McHenry County Sheriff's Office.
A Spring Grove man is being held on $150,000 bond in the county jail accused of driving drunk for an eighth time, according to the indictment filed in the McHenry County courthouse.
The McHenry County coroner identified a body found in the Fox River near McHenry as a man reported missing nearly two weeks ago.
Oak Grove Road between Reese Road and Route 14 north of Harvard is closed “until further notice due to police activity,” the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office said in an alert Wednesday afternoon.
Nearly two weeks after a 28-year-old McHenry man was reported missing, police have no update on his whereabouts, police said Tuesday.
Those charged with felonies the week of April 16, 2023, by the Cary, Crystal Lake, Huntley, Island Lake, Johnsburg, McHenry, Spring Grove and Woodstock police departments, as well as the McHenry County Sheriff's Office and the North Central Narcotics Task Force.
A Zion man tied to a string of burglaries in Crystal Lake, McHenry and Woodstock was sentenced Monday to seven years in prison.
A Crystal Lake man and an Algonquin teenager face new charges alleging they broke into – or tried to – six vehicles and one home during a night in late March, court records show.