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  • Marengo-area semi crash sends 1 to hospital

    MARENGO – A collision Tuesday between a semitractor trailer and a pickup truck near Marengo sent a man to the hospital with minor injuries, a fire off ...
    May 4, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • McHenry County tax bills to be mailed next week, treasurer says

    WOODSTOCK — McHenry County will begin mailing real estate tax bills for tax year 2015 on May 13, McHenry County Treasurer Glenda Miller said.
    May 3, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Chicago Public Schools: Students can access bathrooms by 'gender identity'

    CHICAGO – The nation's third-largest school district has outlined new rules allowing students access to bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond to ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Tuesday, May 3, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Miller: How Mah became Illinois' likely first Asian-American legislator

    Theresa Mah (D-Chicago) was never given much of a chance at winning the 2nd House District Democratic primary race on March 15 against a well-known po ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Illinois House likely to vote today on graduated income tax

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would ultimately let vote ...
    May 3, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq

    STUTTGART, Germany – Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed near Irbil in Iraq.
    May 3, 2016 - 6:51 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 3; Ted Cruz seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 3, 2016 - 6:18 am
  • Puerto Rico skips bond payments, says Congress must help

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – A spiraling Puerto Rico debt crisis reached a new milestone as the island missed nearly $370 million on a bond payment Monday ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Prince's siblings appear in probate court in 1st hearing on estate

    CHASKA, Minn. – Five of Prince’s six surviving siblings appeared in court Monday for the first hearing to start sorting out an estate certain to be wo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Cheering Cubans greet first cruise ship from U.S. in decades

    HAVANA – Greeted with rum drinks and salsa dancers, the first passengers to cruise from the U.S. to Cuba in nearly 40 years streamed Monday into a cro ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Cruz fights for survival as Trump eyes Indiana knockout

    OSCEOLA, Ind. – Ted Cruz’s conservative crusade for the presidency fought for new life Monday ahead of an Indiana vote that could effectively end the ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Field of Honor displays in Algonquin, Cary to honor fallen military members

    ALGONQUIN – The Veterans Network Committee of Northern Illinois will continue its tradition of honoring members of the military who died in Iraq and A ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Stiemke: More than $77K raised at McHenry County Human Race

    The sixth annual McHenry County Human Race on April 24 was a great example of how individuals in this county care for one another.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Illinois Tollway to host open house on I-90 construction project

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – The Illinois Tollway will host public open house meetings in May to provide information about construction scheduled in 2016, includ ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:34 am
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