| Sep 29, 2012
| 7:09 PM
McHenry County sheriff's deputies fired shots at a man who pointed a gun at them as they served a warrant near Marengo today, but the man was not hit by the gunfire and was arrested after a short barricade situation.
At 12:18 p.m. members of the...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 11:09 AM
A 63-year-old man died this morning when his car was struck head-on by another vehicle in McHenry County.
About 6 a.m. a 2012 Lincoln MKZ sedan was headed westbound in the 22900 block of U.S. Route 20 in unincorporated McHenry County's Marengo Township...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 4:03 PM
An Antioch man has been charged with murder in the death of his teenage daughter's mother after the daughter called police when the couple had a fight Thursday night, authorities said.
Michael S. Axtell, 41, is being held in Lake County Jail in lieu of...
| Sep 7, 2011
Because most cervical cancer cases and some less common malignancies are caused by human papillomavirus, or HPV, area physicians and public health experts were thrilled when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2006 approved the first vaccine to...
| Nov 5, 2010
Like every dedicated farmer, Darius Dixon rises before dawn each morning and heads out the door with dreams of a bountiful harvest.
But for Dixon, 17, embracing an agrarian way of life requires a grueling two-hour commute five days a week on a CTA bus...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 12:14 PM
The Illinois State Crime lab is testing evidence in a decade-old case as the defense and prosecutors prepare for the second trial of a man charged in the slaying of a teenage stock-boy at a McHenry County grocery store.
Twelve blood stains, two finger...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 12:08 PM
St. Paul Diaper Bank Partnership and Huggies® Every Little Bottom
WHAT: The St. Paul Diaper Bank Partnership is receiving 100,000 diapers as part of the Huggies® Every Little Bottom campaign, and invites the community to join in celebrating this delivery...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 10:51 AM
5-6 a.m. The Morning Show with Orion and Max
5:05 a.m. Orion visits with McHenry County dairy farmer Linnea Kooistra who this week was named an Illinois Master Farmer by Prairie Farmer magazine - the first lady so honored in the 76-year history of the...
| May 21, 2012
| 12:59 PM
A Woodstock-area man is facing multiple criminal charges after police said they found dozens of marijuana plants, 22 "fighting equipped" roosters, two dead hawks, weapons and nearly $90,000 in cash in his home over the weekend.
Among the charges now...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:47 PM
The McHenry County sheriff tonight announced that one of his officers has been placed on administrative leave due to a "domestic issue."
The unidentified officer was put on leave pending the outcome of an internal investigation by the Illinois State...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:31 AM
The Veterans Network Committee of Northern Illinois in McHenry County is holding an event "Rockin for Honor Flight" at Woodstock Harley Davidson September 11th to welcome home 8 World War II Veterans from their trip back from Washington DC. The day starts...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 1:02 PM
A Sleepy Hollow man is being held on $2 million bond in the McHenry County Jail, accused of throwing a homemade fire bomb in a crowd of people near the deli of a popular grocery store Sunday afternoon.
Fabian J. Torres, 24, is charged with aggravated...