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Warning issued after ‘significant’ number of recent overdose deaths in McHenry County

Authorities are warning the public after multiple overdose deaths occurred late last month and this month in McHenry County. The McHenry County Substance Abuse Coalition said they have been notified of “multiple” overdose deaths that occurred between July 24 and August 4. “The number of deaths was significant,” the McHenry County SAC said in a […]

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Coroner identifies 56-year-old man killed in motorcycle crash near Marengo

The coroner’s office has released the identity of a 56-year-old Wisconsin man who was killed after a car turned in front of his motorcycle, causing a crash near Marengo. The Marengo Fire and Rescue Districts, Woodstock Fire Rescue District, Union Fire Protection District, McHenry County Conservation Police Department and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around […]

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Route 120 in McHenry reopens after being shut down for week due to railroad repairs

A portion of Route 120 in McHenry reopened Monday morning after being completely shut down in both directions for a week due to railroad repairs. The closure took place on Route 120 between Crystal Lake Road and Borden Street. Union Pacific Railroad, with authorization from the Illinois Department of Transportation, removed the railroad crossing and […]