| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Seven calves are missing after a barn fire in McHenry County that is suspected to have been caused by a heat lamp.
Authorities said they arrived on the scene along Root Road near Harvard at just before 2 p.m. Tuesday and that the fire destroyed the barn...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Suburban Woodstock’s head of street maintenance has been charged with felony theft after stealing a ton of road salt and two snowplow skids, authorities said.
Dale A. Behm, 57, was arrested Friday at 3 p.m., after an investigation by Woodstock...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:41 AM
A Woodstock police officer was released from the hospital Monday evening after the officer’s squad car was struck by a car driven by a 15-year-old, the McHenry County Sheriff’s office said.
Woodstock Police Chief Robert Lowen said Eric...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Jurors watched a 12-minute video Tuesday of a Woodstock man engaged in sex acts with a woman who prosecutors say was one of eight he sexually assaulted — but what happened off-camera may be central to whether the jury finds him guilty.
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Four men and four women have so far been seated on the jury for Charles Oliver, the Woodstock man accused of multiple sex crimes against eight women.
On the opening day of jury selection for his first trial in McHenry County, Oliver, 45, dressed in a...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Declaring plans to move past an issue that has stoked anger among Woodstock residents, city officials have announced they will take no further action against a police sergeant who text messaged a 12-year-old girl and told her to send him “sexy...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 11:02 AM
State prosecutors have filed charges against a McHenry County man that they describe as the most prolific trader of child pornography they have come across in Illinois during a three-year investigation.
Robert A. Huggins, 63, of Algonquin, was charged...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 3:31 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 20-year-old Wauconda woman was arrested on Dec. 26 at 9:41 p.m. on U.S. Route 12 at Valentine Court and charged with driving uninsured and driving on a suspended license.
| 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
| 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 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,...