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Fire destroys large barn in Woodstock

A barn that caught fire Tuesday morning in Woodstock was deemed a complete loss but no animals or people were reported injured. The Woodstock Fire and Rescue District responded around 8:07 a.m. Tuesday to the corner of Route 47 and Charles Road in unincorporated Woodstock for a reported structure fire. Fire officials said that the […]

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Fire destroys barn in unincorporated Mundelein

No animals or people were injured after a large barn caught fire and burned down near Mundelein Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The Countryside Fire Protection District responded around 3:20 p.m. Tuesday to the 27200 block of North Chevy Chase Road in unincorporated Mundelein for a report of a structure fire. Countryside Fire Battalion Chief Russ […]

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Barn fire causes extensive damage near Woodstock

It took firefighters nearly two hours to extinguish a large barn that caught on fire outside of Woodstock Saturday afternoon, officials said. The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 4:40 p.m. Saturday to the 14500 block of Perkins Road in unincorporated Woodstock. Captain Brendan Parker said that firefighters arrived and found […]

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Extra-alarm fire damages Hebron farm

A fire at the Vanderstappen Farm in Hebron caused over $250,000 in damage early Tuesday morning. The Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District and several other fire departments were called to a report of a barn fire at the Vanderstappen Dairy Farm, 12908 Hebron Road in Hebron. The fire eventually went up to five-alarms, which brought in […]