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  • Nationwide protests bring thousands to Russia's streets

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's opposition, often written off by critics as a small and irrelevant coterie of privileged urbanites, put on an impressive nation ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:56 am
  • Merkel party wins state vote as election year starts

    BERLIN – Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party easily won an election in Germany’s western Saarland state on Sunday, an unexpectedly strong pe ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:56 am
  • Neighbors Food Pantry of Wonder Lake organizes fundraiser in honor of 98-year-old volunteer

    WONDER LAKE – Virginia Hartung is about to turn 98 years old, and she wants to help her community as much as she can.
    March 27, 2017 - 12:55 am
  • Huntley increases fees for video gaming terminals

    HUNTLEY – The village is upping the ante for businesses that offer video gambling. Amendments to Hun ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:54 am
  • Road construction season shaping up to be mild in McHenry County

    This road construction season is going to be something that McHenry County drivers aren’t used to – quiet.
    March 27, 2017 - 12:53 am
  • Trump plans office to bring business ideas to government

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions ...
    March 26, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Trump's border-wall proposal faces many obstacles

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the “big, beautiful wall” that he’s promised to build on the U.S.-Mexico ...
    March 26, 2017 - 10:37 pm
  • Illinois considers legalizing marijuana for a fiscal boost

    SPRINGFIELD – Marijuana advocates are trying to lay the groundwork for Illinois to become the first state in the Midwest and the ninth nationwide to l ...
    March 26, 2017 - 10:36 pm
  • Chicago police union: Head to meet Trump officials

    CHICAGO – Chicago's police union says its head will meet members of President Donald Trump's administration and that deadly violence in the nation's t ...
    March 26, 2017 - 8:15 pm
  • Spring Grove church hosting special service with Congressman Joe Walsh

    SPRING GROVE – Spring Grove Bible Fellowship Church is inviting the public to attend a "Conservative Christian Sunday" on April 23.
    March 26, 2017 - 5:09 pm
  • McHenry VFW needs help selling raffle tickets for April drawing

    McHENRY – The McHenry VFW is hosting a 50/50 raffle April 11 to keep up the organization’s building. The drawing will be at 8:30 p.m. at the McHenry p ...
    March 26, 2017 - 5:09 pm
  • McHenry County College to offer class on the Bible

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Residents can learn more about stories from the Bible with a new class at McHenry County College.
    March 26, 2017 - 5:08 pm
  • 1 dead, 15 injured in Cincinnati nightclub gunfight

    CINCINNATI – A gunfight broke out inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub early Sunday, leaving one man dead and 15 others wounded after a dispute among ...
    March 26, 2017 - 4:27 pm
  • Illinois considers legalizing marijuana for a fiscal boost

    SPRINGFIELD – Marijuana advocates are trying to lay the groundwork for Illinois to become the first state in the Midwest and the ninth nationwide to l ...
    March 27, 2017 - 1:07 am
  • U.S. acknowledges its forces were behind airstrike on Mosul

    BAGHDAD – An airstrike targeting Islamic State militants in the Iraqi city of Mosul that witnesses say killed at least 100 people was in fact launched ...
    March 26, 2017 - 8:38 am
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