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Sheriff’s office warns of police impersonator targeting McHenry County residents

The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a phone scam after a police impersonator reportedly called residents to ask for bond money. McHenry County College employees reported receiving phone calls and voicemails asking them to contact “Captain Terry Alexander” of the sheriff’s office regarding an urgent civil matter. When an unsuspecting resident calls […]

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McHenry County College students who do not comply with vaccine, testing requirements will be barred from in-person class

Students at McHenry County College who refuse to comply with COVID-19 vaccine and testing requirements will be removed from in-person classes starting next semester. In late August, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker announced vaccine mandates for preschool through 12th-grade teachers and staff, higher education personnel, higher education students, and healthcare workers in a variety of settings […]

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President Joe Biden speaks after touring McHenry County College in Crystal Lake

President Joe Biden delivered remarks promoting his infrastructure, family, and job plans following a tour of the McHenry County College in Crystal Lake Wednesday afternoon. Biden arrived early in Crystal Lake from O’Hare International Airport in Chicago around 11:45 a.m. Wednesday. He appeared at the McHenry County College with Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker, Senator Dick […]

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Marine Helicopter Squadron touches down ahead of President Biden’s arrival in Crystal Lake

The Marine Helicopter Squadron One, consisting of five marine helicopters, landed at the McHenry County College Tuesday ahead of President Joe Biden’s visit on Wednesday. The five helicopters landed on the grass at the McHenry County College in Crystal Lake around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Biden will be coming to Crystal Lake on Wednesday as he […]