An Inside Look At The Vote-Counting Process In McHenry County With The 14th Congressional District Race Too Close To CallThe western suburbs are home to one of the tightest congressional races in the U.S. On Wednesday, CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas took us behind the scenes in McHenry County, where votes were still coming in.
Pritzker Vows More Enforcement Of Regional COVID Restrictions As Lake And McHenry Counties Latest To Face Ban On Indoor DiningGov. JB Pritzker on Wednesday announced Region 9 (Lake and McHenry counties) would be the latest area of the state to face enhanced virus mitigations, starting Saturday.
Lightfoot Seeks To Downplay Dispute With Pritzker Over New COVID-19 Restrictions For ChicagoA day after suggesting she would try to convince Gov. JB Pritzker to change his mind about his order for tougher COVID-19 restrictions in Chicago, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said "we’re not asking for any special treatment,” and said the city will enforce the new rules when they begin Friday.
A Look At McHenry County's System To Sort Mail-In BallotsCounties across Illinois are sorting through an unprecedented number of mail-in ballots, and not all of them have the staffing we see in the city.
A.J. Freund Case: Andrew Freund Sr. Pleads Guilty To Involuntary Manslaughter In Killing Of 5-Year-Old Son, Gets 30 Years In PrisonFreund, 61, pleaded guilty to charges of involuntary manslaughter, aggravated battery to a child, and concealment of a homicide.
A.J. Freund Murder: Boy's Father, Andrew Freund Sr., Expected To Take Plea Deal On FridayMcHenry County Judge Robert Wilbrandt scheduled a hearing on the negotiated plea for Friday afternoon.
McHenry Deputy Under Investigation For Apparent Chokehold; Turned In By Other Law Enforcement“He called me a b****. Choked me, dangled me by my neck, dragged me to where he wanted me to be and then threw me on the ground. I really thought I might die by his hands that day,” Andrea Nielsen said.
Plea Deal Expected Next Month For Andrew Freund, Charged With The Murder Of His 5-Year-Old Son A.J.During a status hearing on Friday, McHenry County Judge Robert Wilbrandt set a tentative Dec. 9 trial date for Freund, 61.
JoAnn Cunningham Sentenced To 35 Years For The Murder Of AJ Freund"Miss Cunningham was responsible for that life. And now she must be responsible for his death."
JoAnn Cunningham To Learn Sentence Today In Murder Of Her Son, A.J. FreundDuring her sentencing hearing on Thursday, JoAnn Cunningham asked the judge for forgiveness, saying she loved A.J., the 5-year-old son she admitted killing.
Truck Catches Fire After Crashing In McHenry County; Driver Leaves SceneThe McHenry County Sheriff is looking for the driver who left a truck upside down and on fire after crashing it just before midnight.
McHenry County Sheriff's Office Won't Enforce Governor's Stay-At-Home OrderThe sheriff wrote that the office does not have the "capacity or desire to enforce the governor's orders."
Police: Man Offered Woman Money To Expose Herself In Lake In The HillsPolice in far northwest suburban Lake in the Hills were searching Monday for a man they said offered at least one woman money to expose herself.
Snow And Ice Lead To Crashes, Spinouts On Area RoadsThe roads were not looking good early Saturday morning, with snow turning to rain and ice making driving treacherous.
McHenry County Animal Trainer Accused Of Abusing, Malnourishing Dogs Police said an animal trainer in McHenry County abused and did not properly feed a dog in his care.