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Firefighters quickly extinguish garage fire, prevent it from extending to home in Huntley

Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish a garage fire before it extended into a house in Huntley Thursday afternoon, fire officials said. The Huntley Fire Protection District responded around 12:17 p.m. Thursday to the 8900 block of Pearsall Drive in Huntley for a report of a structure fire. Firefighters arrived on the scene within minutes […]

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Judge grants pre-trial release to Crystal Lake city clerk arrested for allegedly possessing child pornography, enticing children online

A judge released the Crystal Lake city clerk from custody after the man was arrested for allegedly possessing child pornography and enticing children online during explicit conversations. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that they began a sex crimes investigation in April following a tip from another agency. The National Center of Missing and […]

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Lake County Sheriff’s Marine Unit saves lives of 2 teenagers on Lake Michigan near Lake Bluff

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit saved the lives of two teenagers who were in need of rescue on Lake Michigan, just a week after the unit resumed patrols on the lake. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit’s dedicated Lake Michigan Watercraft was on patrol around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Marine unit deputies were […]