Mario Casciaro, Exonerated Of Murder Conviction, Has Strong Hopes For Future After Passing Bar ExamMario Casciaro was wrongfully convicted of murdering his coworker – in what remains one of the biggest unsolved cases in McHenry County. Now Casciaro is using his experience to make sure it never happens again.
Mario Casciaro: From Being Convicted Of Murder And Exonerated To Passing Bar ExamOn Sept. 23, 2015, Mario Casciaro was surrounded by relatives as he left Menard State Prison – having been exonerated of orchestrating a murder 13 years earlier in the northwest suburbs in which the body was never found.
Man Dies In Apparent Drowning On Pistakee LakeHigh winds and choppy water proved deadly for a Stone Park man on Sunday. The 49-year-old man was pulled out of Pistakee Lake in McHenry County, after he was unable to make it back to his boat when he went for a swim with his friends.
Guilty Verdict In Teen's 2002 Disappearance A verdict--in the death of a teenager who vanished more than ten years ago. His body was never found but Tuesday night that didn't stop a jury from convicting a man in his death. Mario Casciaro has been found guilty of first degree murder.
McHenry County Man Close To Collecting $150K He Found In GardenA McHenry County man who found more than $100,000 in his vegetable garden last year only has to wait another month and a half before he can claim it.
At Least 18 Horses Dead After McHenry County Stable FireMcHenry County officials said at least 16 horses died in a fire at the Black Tie Stable near Johnsburg on Wednesday, and two horses were still missing as of Thursday afternoon.
McHenry County Man May Get To Keep Money Found In GardenA McHenry County man is growing closer to collecting more than $100,000 found in his garden.
Man Falls Through Ice, Dies While Playing Hockey With SonAfter a tragic accident, McHenry County fire officials are warning about the dangers of going out on the ice in this abnormally mild winter.
With Warm Winter, Fox Lake Chief Warns Of Ice Fishing Dangers The weekend death of an ice fisherman in the Chain of Lakes has Battalion chief Ed Lescher warning that this winter has just been too warm to make ice thick enough for safety.
Hung Jury In 2002 Murder Case In McHenry CountyA McHenry County jury was unable to reach a verdict in the murder trial of a man accused in the 2002 murder of a Johnsburg teenager whose body was never found.
Trial Underway In Murder Of Teen Whose Body Was Never FoundThe trial is underway for a man accused in the apparent murder of a McHenry County teenager whose body was never found.
Murder Trial To Begin For McHenry County Man; Body Never FoundThe body never was found, but prosecutors are going forward today with a murder trial in McHenry County.
Attorney To File So Man Can Keep $150K Found In GardenThe attorney for a McHenry County man goes to court Tuesday to file documents so that his client will be able to -- he hopes -- keep the $150,000 he found in his vegetable garden two weeks ago.
Mystery Of $150K In Vegetable Garden Remains UnsolvedA McHenry County man who found $150,000 dollars in his vegetable garden is still waiting to see if he gets to keep the loot.
Man Finds More Than $100,000 In Bags In GardenAn unemployed construction worker from the far northwest suburbs found more than $100,000 in his vegetable garden.