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Rescue Group Seeking Homes For 75 Abandoned HorsesA horse rescue operation in Barrington has begun searching for homes for 75 quarter horses that were essentially abandoned, and might be slaughtered.
Animals Seized From Hampshire Farm To Be Put Up For AdoptionA Kane County judge has decided Stacy Fiebelkorn automatically forfeited her 30 horses, donkeys, and other animals; because she didn’t pay for their upkeep.
Petting Zoo Owner Fighting To Get Back Confiscated AnimalsAn Elgin woman is trying to keep Kane County from taking ownership of dozens of her farm animals, after they were seized due to evidence of neglect.
Fate Of Hampshire Petting Zoo Animals Rests With CourtStacy Fiebelkorn, 34, of Elgin was charged with cruelty to animals and neglect of an owner’s duties after county officials reportedly found numerous animals starving, thirsty, dirty and/or dead on two farms where she rents space.
Neglected Animals Rescued From West Suburban FarmAnimal control officials and volunteers were visiting a west suburban farm on Tuesday to remove dozens of animals that allegedly were being mistreated.
Woman Charged After Dead Animals Found On West Suburban FarmsA northwest suburban woman faces animal cruelty charges after several animals were found dead or mistreated on two Kane County farms, according to police.
Crash Shuts Down Jane Addams Tollway In McHenry CountyThe Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) was shut down in both directions in McHenry County Friday morning, following a serious crash.
Motorist Gets 7 years For 2007 Crash That Killed 4 PassengersA northwest suburban man was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday for a 2007 crash near Hampshire that killed the four passengers in his car.
Extra-Alarm Fire Rages At House In HampshireAn extra-alarm fire raged Tuesday morning at a house in the town of Hampshire in northwestern Kane County.
Pickup Truck Flips Over On I-90A small pickup truck rolled over this morning on I-90 in the far northwest suburbs, prompting authorities to close a lane on the westbound side.
Suit: Police Used Excessive Force During ArrestA man filed a federal lawsuit Friday claiming that police officers in northwest suburban Hampshire used excessive force when arresting him.