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  • Illinois lawmakers pushing bill to regulate daily fantasy sports

    On the heels of two states legalizing and regulating daily fantasy sports, Illinois lawmakers are hoping to do the same.
    May 1, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Algonquin-Lake in the Hills fire chief honored nationally for work as instructor

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Nearly three decades after teaching his first class of recruits to the fire service, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection D ...
    May 1, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Group for veterans with PTSD restarting in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – When the veterans therapy group he organized lost its funding last fall, Ted Biever was determined to continue the group sessions ...
    May 1, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Huntley High School celebrates near-end of renovation project

    HUNTLEY – A 7-year-old in a green shirt and goggles jumped back and let out a yelp as a plastic tube burst, water droplets sprinkling a slick, new sci ...
    May 1, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • McHenry County won't see lead-tainted water like Flint, officials say

    Good stewardship, good infrastructure and good transparency will prevent crises similar to the lead-tainted drinking water afflicting the people of Fl ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Spring Grove-area crash sends 2 to hospital, fire officials say

    SPRING GROVE – Two people were taken to the hospital after a crash in Spring Grove that left one veh ...
    May 1, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Pingree Grove man cited after Woodstock crash

    WOODSTOCK – Emergency responders took two people to the hospital and issued one citation after a crash that left one vehicle in a ditch, police said.
    May 1, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Huntley police investigating reported armed robbery of 7-11

    HUNTLEY – Authorities are investigating the reported armed robbery of a local 7-11 that occurred early Saturday morning, according to a news release f ...
    April 30, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • Woodstock crash sends Crystal Lake man to hospital

    WOODSTOCK – A 66-year-old Crystal Lake man was taken to Centegra Hospital – Woodstock Saturday morning after a two-vehicle crash, a fire official said ...
    April 30, 2016 - 3:52 pm
  • Clinton gears up for Trump in fall race

    WASHINGTON – Waves of campaign staffers are being dispatched to battleground states. Advisers are starting to consider locations for a splashy convent ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • 16 blamed in deadly attack on Afghan clinic

    WASHINGTON – Human error, violations of combat rules and untimely equipment failures led to the mistaken U.S. aerial attack on a charity-run hospital ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Republicans make peace with Trump as nominee

    WASHINGTON – They thought it was impossible. Some still fear it. Others can barely believe it. But leading Republicans are beginning to accept the ide ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Woodstock Police's Robert Lowen to host his last Coffee with the Chief

    WOODSTOCK – Police Chief Robert Lowen will hold his last Coffee with the Chief event as head of the Woodstock Police Department on May 9.
    May 2, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Illinois weighs college aid for students in the U.S. illegally

    SPRINGFIELD – Laura Vivaldo considers herself fortunate among her Illinois college classmates who are in the U.S. illegally and struggle to pay tuitio ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Sponsors needed for new Crystal Lake Williams Street Fest in June

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Raue Center for the Arts recently announced the first Williams Street Fest, which will take place from 6 to 11 p.m. June 4.
    April 29, 2016 - 11:43 pm
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