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  • McHenry crash sends 2 to hospital

    McHENRY –Two men were taken to an area hospital after a crash in McHenry, a fire official said Wednesday.
    April 27, 2016 - 8:59 pm
  • Kirkland's moving from Algonquin Commons to Woodscreek Commons

    ALGONQUIN –A national specialty home decor retailer will move its Algonquin store to the Woodscreek Commons in July, the retailer recently announced.
    April 27, 2016 - 4:54 pm
  • Sage YMCA in Crystal Lake will host Healthy Kids Day event Saturday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – As part of the YMCA's national Healthy Kids Day, Sage YMCA will host an event Saturday packed with activities and educational opportuni ...
    April 28, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • American Legion members question higher Lake in the Hills video gaming fees

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Members of the Lake in the Hills American Legion Post 1231 questioned the village's new video gaming rules at Tuesday's Committee ...
    April 27, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Route 14 in Crystal Lake reopens after gas line reportedly hit

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Route 14 between Woodstock Street and Crystal Lake Avenue has been reopened after a gas line was reportedly hit, dispatchers said Wedne ...
    April 27, 2016 - 2:46 pm
  • AP Source: Ted Cruz taps Carly Fiorina to serve as vice presidential nominee

    INDIANAPOLIS – Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz has tapped former technology executive Carly Fiorina to serve as his running mate.
    April 27, 2016 - 1:39 pm
  • McDonald's testing McNugget recipe without preservatives

    NEW YORK – McDonald's is testing Chicken McNuggets with no artificial preservatives as it works to revive its U.S. business.
    April 27, 2016 - 10:28 am
  • Ted Cruz calls a basketball hoop a 'basketball ring' while recreating 'Hoosiers' scene

    INDIANAPOLIS – Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are courting Indiana voters by appealing to the state's love of basketball.
    April 27, 2016 - 9:31 am
  • Cary police reports for Wednesday, April 27, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    April 27, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • A look at the men accusing Dennis Hastert of sexual abuse

    CHICAGO – When he steps before a judge today, Dennis Hastert will learn whether he goes to prison for breaking federal banking rules in a scheme to co ...
    April 27, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • 10 Things to Know for April 27; Dennis Hastert to be sentenced in hush-money case

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    April 27, 2016 - 6:16 am
  • Illinois bills would limit mentally ill from owning guns

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois’ ability to keep guns out of the hands of people who are mentally ill or pose a danger would be strengthened under several prop ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • North Carolina Dems pan 'keep our state straight' comment

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Rhetorical skirmishes continued Tuesday in North Carolina over a law limiting protections for LGBT people, as Democrats criticized a R ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Coroner: Most Ohio shooting victims shot many times, some bruised

    CINCINNATI – A coroner’s report released Tuesday showed new details of vicious violence in the shooting deaths of eight members of a rural southern Oh ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell case at high court will test reach of bribery laws

    WASHINGTON – In its final argument of the term, the Supreme Court will weigh a former Virginia governor’s contention that doing favors for a businessm ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:47 pm
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