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New DUI Charge For Man Convicted Of Killing 4 In Drunken Crash

A parolee who spent nearly 12 years in prison for triggering a horrific drunken-driving crash that killed a McHenry County mother and her three children is facing new DUI charges.


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Stonecutter Impaled By Drill In Lakemoor

A worker at a stone-cutting business the far northwest suburbs was airlifted to a hospital Thursday afternoon after he was impaled by a piece of equipment.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

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Convict In DUI Crash That Killed 3 To Go Free

A former McHenry man, who was jailed after killing a woman and her three children in a drunk driving case, is set to be freed Friday.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011

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Woman Wins Potty Planter Fight

A McHenry County woman has successfully challenged a village ordinance that tried to keep her from using two toilets and the sink as planters for lilies and hostas in her front yard.


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Fire Sweeps Through Lakemoor Apartment Building

Flames tore through an apartment building in northwest suburban Lakemoor overnight.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2010