Crystal Lake Police Roll Out Sex Offender Watch Program for Halloween

A press release from the Crystal Lake Police Department: Crystal Lake Police Department announces their startup of the most innovative and collaborative national sex offender program, OffenderWatch. Crystal Lake Police Chief David Linder announced they are the newest McHenry County … Continue reading

Misdemeanor Battery Charges Filed Against Five Prairie Ridge Wrestlers

Five Prairie Ridge High School wrestlers were charged with misdemeanor battery for hazing other team members, an article in the Daily Herald by Chuck Keeshan reports. The arrests were made about a month after the issue surfaced on WMAQ-TV. In … Continue reading

Gene Lowery – From Under Sheriff to Deputy Chief

The rumor during the primary campaign for sheriff was the Keith Nygren would win another term, but not serve it. His replacement would be Under Sheriff Gene Lowery. After the primary, the rumors started circulating that Lowery would be named … Continue reading

Patriots Patriots United Town Hall on Health Care Features Congressman Don Manzullo – Part 1

Two Crystal Lake Holiday Inn banquet halls were almost filled by people interested in the health care debate. There were certainly more than 400 people in attendance and it may have come close to 500. Citizens who probably had never … Continue reading

Student Arrested for Boys Room Marker Treat First to Make Report

There is certainly some file into which this behavior should be assigned, but what would you call it? The Daily Herald’s Chuck Keeshan has a fascinating addition to the information released yesterday about the arrest of 18-year old Crystal Lake … Continue reading

Student Arrested for Boys Room Marker Treat First to Make Report

There is certainly some file into which this behavior should be assigned, but what would you call it? The Daily Herald’s Chuck Keeshan has a fascinating addition to the information released yesterday about the arrest of 18-year old Crystal Lake … Continue reading