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49-year-old man seriously injured, flown to the hospital after rollover crash near Hebron

A 49-year-old man was charged after he rolled his car over near Hebron and had to be flown by medical helicopter to the hospital Thursday evening. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District responded around 8 p.m. Thursday to the 14100 block of Nichols Road in unincorporated Hebron. McHenry County Sheriff’s Office […]

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Firefighters battle hours-long fire in extreme heat at mulch supplier near Hebron

Over a dozen fire departments battled an hours-long fire involving a vehicle, machinery and mulch at a mulch supplier near Hebron Wednesday. The Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District responded at 10:34 a.m. Wednesday to Northwest Wood Products, 16306 Hebron Road in Harvard, for a report of a vehicle fire. While firefighters were responding, the call was […]

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‘Severe safety and liability risk’: More than half of police force to be laid off in Hebron, union says

More than half of Hebron’s police officers will be laid off after the McHenry County town cut funding from the department. The police union said the move poses a safety risk to the public. Hebron Village Trustee Mark Shepherd made a motion at the village’s January board meeting to decrease the Hebron Police Department’s budget […]

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Driver cited in Hebron crash that left 7 people, including 3 children, hospitalized

The sheriff says a head-on crash near Hebron on Saturday was caused by a driver who failed to yield at a stop sign, leaving seven people hospitalized, including three children. The Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 9:27 p.m. Saturday to the intersection of Route 47 and O’Brien Road in […]