| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:44 PM
After allegedly harassing his ex-girlfriend for weeks, a man threatened the woman and her mother with a gun in a Northwest suburban home, shot a police officer who tried to intervene and was then fatally shot by police, authorities said.
| Dec 14, 2013
After allegedly harassing his ex-girlfriend for weeks, a man threatened the woman and her mother with a gun in a northwest suburban home, shot a police officer who tried to intervene and was then fatally shot by police, authorities said.
| Dec 16, 2013
Joseph Cloidt survived the Civil War battles of Bull Run and Gettysburg, serving at one point as bodyguard to President Abraham Lincoln.
Arthur Hinze fought in Germany and France in World War I. And Raymond John Bielfeldt died of tuberculosis contracted...
| Dec 8, 2013
Woodstock officials were bombarded with dozens of calls and emails Friday from people questioning or criticizing the city's handling of a police sergeant who was the focus of a recent investigation, the city manager said.
The Tribune reported Nov. 27...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 7:28 PM
More than two years after the McHenry County state's attorney was cleared of misconduct by two trials, the fallout over the ill-fated effort to prosecute the prosecutor continues.
Now, in a highly unusual turn, the state's attorney, as a private...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Thursday, Oct. 10
Chicago Public, Big Shoulders
Lincoln Park at Taft, at Lane
Steinmetz at Roosevelt, 4:15 at Lane
Chicago Public, Illini Heartland
Harper at Marshall, 4:15 at Rockne
Chicago Public, Illini Land of Lincoln
Harlan at Julian,...
| Oct 9, 2013
The following were taken from police reports:
•On Oct. 6, a driver trying to parallel park at the south curb near Millen's Hardware backed up and struck a parked vehicle, then pulled forward and struck a second vehicle, which was...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:20 PM
A former volunteer for the Crystal Lake Babe Ruth youth baseball league was ordered today to undergo another evaluation as he remains jailed on charges that he possessed dozens of images of child pornography.
Marcus James Sabo, 40, formerly of Crystal...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:21 PM
A 20-year-old Harvard man was arrested and jailed after authorities said he was involved in an altercation inside the McHenry County courthouse.
Authorities said Daniel R. Stott was charged with aggravated battery following the alleged altercation....
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:56 PM
A new village administrator will take the helm in Wauconda—where he will face decisions on key matters including Lake Michigan water and economic development.
The Wauconda board of trustees voted unanimously to hire Doug Maxeiner, 50, of Wauconda....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:52 PM
A Woodstock man with a history of severe mental illness was sentenced to 30 years in prison this evening for the grisly murder of a homeless man in 2009.
Kyle Morgan, 29, who also battled drug and alcohol addiction for years, his father testified,...