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  • Ohio State attacker stewed over treatment of fellow Muslims

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – A Somali-born student who carried out a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University stewed over the treatment of Muslims while appa ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Brazilian soccer team’s plane crashes in Colombia; 71 dead

    LA UNION, Colombia – Colombian authorities searched for answers Tuesday into the crash of a chartered airliner that slammed into the Andes mountains w ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Illinois panel backs gay couple in civil union complaint

    CHICAGO – A same-sex couple denied access to a Paxton bed-and-breakfast while planning their civil union ceremony has won another legal victory in a f ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:45 am
  • Trump taps 'Obamacare' foe, champion of privatizing Medicare

    WASHINGTON – Reaching deep into conservative territory, President-elect Donald Trump chose Georgia Rep. Tom Price to oversee the nation’s health care ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • Pedestrian killed by commuter train in Cary

    CARY – A commuter train struck and killed a pedestrian Tuesday evening in Cary, according to a news release from Cary police.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Richard Solarz named new Marengo police chief

    MARENGO – Richard Solarz has been named Marengo’s newest chief of police after 24 years with the department.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 6:59 pm
  • McSweeney, Franks warn of lame-duck tax increase, showcase opposing bills

    Two McHenry County lawmakers said they will consider it a success if the separate bills they have filed in Springfield during the last days of session ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Coroner identifies Woodstock man killed in crash at Route 20, Harmony Road

    The Kane County Coroner’s Office has identified the 54-year-old Woodstock man killed in a crash last week as John Burke, also known as John Dimauro.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Crash near Marengo kills 29-year-old Elgin man

    A 29-year-old Elgin man died Monday after a two-vehicle crash near Marengo. About 7:05 p.m., police ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • Lake in the Hills to host 15th annual Santa's Festival of Trees

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills will hold the 15th annual Santa's Festival of Trees on Friday.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Lake in the Hills to hold holiday dinner featuring Santa, Grinch

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Children will have the chance to eat with Santa and the Grinch at the Lake in the Hills Parks and Recreation Department’s Naughty ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 6:26 pm
  • $100,000 winning lottery ticket bought in Lake in the Hills stays unclaimed

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Time is out for an Illinois Lottery player who never redeemed a winning $100,000 ticket that was bought in Lake in the Hills.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Woodstock police issue dozens of citations during Click It or Ticket campaign

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department announced the results of an enforcement campaign conducted Nov. 14 to 27 designed to crack down on drivers ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • High School Football Podcast: 2016 season in review

    The 2016 high school football season is over, and Northwest Herald sports reporters Joe Stevenson and Sean Hammond are here to recap it. First, they g ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • Planned Women's March on National Mall hits scheduling snag

    WASHINGTON – Activists planning a Women's March on Washington want to send a message to the new administration on the day after the inauguration, but ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 3:51 pm
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