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  • More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after U.S. Senate vote

    WASHINGTON — After the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on bot ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Utah group to start Boy Scout troop welcoming gay leaders

    SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah group that backed the fight to overturn the state's ban on gay marriage is preparing to start a Boy Scout troop, though activi ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 3:29 pm
  • Elated Boutique brings new retail option to downtown Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A small boutique offering gift ideas, clothing and accessories opened recently in downtown Huntley.
    UPDATED: Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Colonel Palmer House to host oxen, vintage bikes in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE –A collection of vintage automobiles, motorcyclists and even a team of oxen will be on display at the Colonel Palmer House as part of a ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 2:18 pm
  • Obama, Benjamin Netanyahu appeal to U.S. Jews on Iran nuclear deal

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were making dueling appeals to the American Jewish community Tuesday ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 1:59 pm
  • Aurora theater shooting: Victim's grieving dad tells jury of devastating loss

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Jurors struggled to hold back tears Tuesday as a grieving father described how he returns now and then to the Colorado theater whe ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • NRC inspecting Illinois uranium-conversion plant after leak

    METROPOLIS — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is conducting a special inspection at a southern Illinois uranium-conversion plant after a weekend leak ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • Crystal Lake Police Department to host Citizen Police Academy

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Applications are now being accepted for the Crystal Lake Police Department's Citizen Police Academy.
    UPDATED: Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Former Wonder Lake man's sexual assault trial begins

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors said a former Wonder Lake man standing trial this week began molesting a young girl when she was 5 years old.
    UPDATED: Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based Community High School District 155 highlights rankings

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Three of Community High School District 155's high schools made the top 100 of Illinois public schools as ranked by a start-up company.
    UPDATED: Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • McHenry man arrested after crash injures Marengo man

    McHENRY – A McHenry man was arrested Tuesday morning after a crash that sent a Marengo man to the hospital, police said.
    UPDATED: Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Johnsburg pedestrian killed on Route 120 near McHenry (with video)

    McHENRY – A Johnsburg man was killed Tuesday after officials say he walked onto Route 120 and was struck by a box truck and a semitrailer.
    UPDATED: Aug. 4, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • McHenry County Fair 2015 schedule

    The schedule for this week’s 2015 McHenry County Fair:Wednesdayn 7:30 a.m. Swine Barn – 4-H Swine Ca ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 9:23 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 4; GOP awaits top 10 announcement ahead of debate

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 6:12 am
  • No injuries after Carpentersville apartment fire (with video)

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A fire in an apartment complex in Carpentersville resulted in minor damage, but no injuries, fire officials said Monday.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:28 am
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