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Lifesaving awards given to those who helped save man that went into cardiac arrest in Huntley

Firefighters, paramedics and a dispatcher were honored with lifesaving awards for saving the life of an elderly man who went into cardiac arrest in Huntley. Fire officials said Barbara Stec noticed her husband, Ken Stec, struggling to breathe on December 9. Barbara, without haste, called 911 and answered the dispatcher’s questions. The two determined Ken […]

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Police seek help in locating 86-year-old woman considered missing, endangered from Huntley

UPDATE: The woman has been safely located in Iowa, police announced. Police are searching for an 86-year-old Huntley woman considered endangered after she went missing and was last seen driving near Marengo Sunday. The Illinois State Police activated an Endangered Missing Person Advisory for Selva Ferguson, 86, of Huntley. The Huntley Police Department is seeking […]

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Huntley Police Department rallies to support officer whose 13-year-old daughter was diagnosed with cancer

Members of the Huntley Police Department are rallying to support the family of a fellow officer whose 13-year-old daughter was diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer. The Huntley Police Department said Friday that Officer Brock Larkin’s 13-year-old daughter, Ky, was diagnosed with Germinoma. Germinoma is a rare form of brain cancer that also […]

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‘Devastated by this loss’: Community raising money for 20-year-old USIC worker struck and killed by car in Huntley

Over $16,000 was raised for the family of a 20-year-old USIC worker who was fatally struck by a vehicle in Huntley Monday afternoon. Joseph Zephries, 20, who was working with USIC, was struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon while completing work along the roadway in the area of Main Street and Coyne Station Road in […]

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‘He was so ambitious’: Girlfriend remembers 20-year-old man fatally struck by car while performing utility work in Huntley

The girlfriend of a 20-year-old man who died after he was struck by a vehicle while performing utility work along the roadway in Huntley is remembering him for being “full of life.” The incident happened around 3:09 p.m. Monday in the area of Main Street and Coyne Station Road in Huntley. Huntley Deputy Police Chief […]