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Nursing home investigation impacts coroner race

Last month I told you the story of two nurses at Woodstock Residence in Woodstock, Ill., who were charged with criminal neglect and obstructing justice as a result into investigations into murders at the nursing home. Marty Himebaugh allegedly administered drugs such as morphine to calm restless patients and gave overdoses to others she deemed had lived long enough. Complaints made to her supervisor Penny Whitlock were dismissed. It appears the impact of this case is being felt in the McHenry County coroner’s race, according to the Daily Herald. Democratic challenger David Bachmann claims his five-term Republican opponent Marlene Lantz ... Read More