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Artistic rendering of a proposed 430-megawatt natural gas power plant in Oakwood Hills, Illinois. (Credit: oakwoodhillsenergycenter.com)

Closed Over Power Plant Fight, Oakwood Hills Village Hall To Reopen Next Week

The village hall in a small McHenry County community was slated to reopen next Tuesday, after it has been closed for weeks because of alleged threats tied to plans for a natural gas power plant.

08/27/2014

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Lawmakers Urge Oakwood Hills To Reopen Village Hall

Two state lawmakers have called for a tiny village in McHenry County to reopen its government offices and get back to work.

08/15/2014

A fire gutted most of the Steger Village Hall on June 30, as severe storms were pummeling the area. Officials believe a lightning strike might have caused a power surge that caused the fire. (Credit: CBS)

Gutted By Fire, Steger Village Hall Might Be Closed For Six Months

Village Mayor Ken Peterson said it’s still unclear whether a lightning strike is to blame for a power surge that started the fire during Monday night’s storms.

07/03/2014

File photo of a bat. ( Credit: PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Rabid Bat Forces Partial Closure Of Arlington Heights Village Hall

Arlington Heights has had to close its village hall, after a rabid bat was found inside.

WBBM Newsradio–08/15/2012