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Police says driver missed stop sign, caused wreck A 74-year-old Woodstock man suffered life-threatening injuries and three other people were hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash west of Woodstock. A 72-year-old […]

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Julia Eastham news@the woodstockindependent.com  Lock your door and take your keys when you leave the house. “Be sure your garage doors are closed and secure,”  Woodstock Police officer David Dempsey […]

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Rep. Underwood to host town hall Aug. 9 at MCC Congresswoman Lauren Underwood will have an in-person town hall Monday, Aug. 9, in McHenry County. The 90-minute event will begin […]

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