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Detectives searching for person of interest in double homicide in Algonquin

Detectives are attempting to locate a person of interest after a man and woman were found dead Wednesday in Algonquin, law enforcement said. The Algonquin Police Department responded Tuesday afternoon to the 400 block of La Fox River Drive in Algonquin for a wellbeing check call. Algonquin Deputy Police Chief Ryan Markham said someone called […]

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Child, adult both flown to the hospital after three-vehicle rollover crash in Lake in the Hills

Seven people were hospitalized, including a child and adult who were flown by helicopter, after a three-vehicle crash in Lake in the Hills Tuesday evening, police said. The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District and Lake in the Hills Police Department responded around 6:47 p.m. Tuesday to Route 31 and Trinity Drive in Lake […]

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Algonquin restaurant temporarily closes after health department identifies COVID-19 outbreak

The health department said they have identified a COVID-19 outbreak at a restaurant in Algonquin and the establishment has been temporarily closed. The McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) said the outbreak was at Eat at SYRUP, located at 2555 Bunker Hill Road in Algonquin. The outbreak is under investigation, so it is unknown how […]

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‘Wonder woman’: Algonquin-Lake in the Hills firefighter-paramedic dies after battle with disease

The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire District is mourning the loss of a firefighter-paramedic who died following a battle with a new illness, just years after successfully beating cancer. The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District announced Wednesday evening the death of firefighter-paramedic Tammie Pullin. “It’s with heavy hearts that we announce the unexpected […]

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Standoff at Algonquin hotel ends after SWAT team deploys tear gas to take wanted man into custody

A wanted Chicago man was taken into custody following a nearly ten-hour-long standoff in Algonquin that ended after a SWAT team tear-gassed the man. The incident began around 10:53 a.m. Wednesday after the Algonquin Police Department was called to the Holiday Inn Express, 2595 Bunker Hill Drive in Algonquin, for a report of suspicious activity. […]