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  • Stand Down in McHenry connects veterans with services

    McHENRY – When Norberto Martinez got out of the Army in 2009, he felt like he was invisible.Martinez ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Fans' Holy Grail: unreleased songs in Prince's vault

    LOS ANGELES – Before his death, fans searching online for Prince were likely to find just a handful of his performance videos and almost none of his r ...
    April 28, 2016 - 9:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake's Indian Prairie Elementary School celebrates 25 years with open house

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Indian Prairie Elementary School is inviting the community to an upcoming open house event to celebrate 25 years of serving Crystal Lak ...
    April 28, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Lake in the Hills, Algonquin mull sign code change after Supreme Court ruling

    Algonquin and Lake in the Hills this week became the latest McHenry County municipalities to consider changing their sign ordinances in light of the 2 ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:29 pm
  • McHenry County middle-schoolers test knowledge in scholastic bowl (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Paying attention in class during lessons about an ancient civilization paid off for Jake Hartman and his scholastic bowl team during Th ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • McHenry County Conservation District proposes $27.1 million 2017 budget

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Conservation District Board has proposed a 2017 budget with a slightly lower tax levy.
    April 29, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Crystal Lake man charged with drug-induced homicide in Wonder Lake woman's death

    WOODSTOCK – A 23-year-old Crystal Lake man has been charged with drug-induced homicide in connection with a suspected morphine overdose death in Wonde ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Donald Trump's mention of 'woman's card' draws backlash

    ATLANTA – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's claim that Hillary Clinton is playing "the woman's card" has drawn intense backlash, from t ...
    April 28, 2016 - 8:40 am
  • Huntley police reports for April 28, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    April 28, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • 10 Things to Know for April 28; Ted Cruz gambles on Carly Fiorina

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
    April 28, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Military buildup, fighting spells end of Syrian cease-fire

    BEIRUT – A military buildup in northern Syria, coupled with heavy fighting and mounting civilian casualties, spells the end of a cease-fire that for t ...
    April 28, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam extradited, charged in France

    PARIS – The lone known surviving suspect in the Paris attacks was returned Wednesday to the city where Islamic State extremists unleashed a night of m ...
    April 28, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • McHenry County police department to host drug take-backs Saturday

    A dozen McHenry County-area police departments are partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration to give the public an opportunity to rid their ...
    April 28, 2016 - 4:58 pm
  • Trump struggles to explain 'America first' foreign policy

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump strained to lay out a clear vision of his “America first” foreign policy on Wednesday, vowing to substitute hard-headed real ...
    April 28, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Coroner: Hebron man’s death was not caused by crash

    HEBRON – A 52-year-old Hebron man who died after his car collided with a tree Monday in a Hebron neighborhood did not die as a result of the crash, an ...
    April 28, 2016 - 12:04 am
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