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  • 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
  • McHenry County financial planners stress saving early, often for retirement

    McHenry County financial planners can agree on one thing when it comes to thinking about planning for retirement: Save early and often.
    May 4, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Donald Trump far behind in preparing for general election

    WASHINGTON – The Republican presidential nomination may be in his sights, yet Donald Trump so far has ignored vital preparations needed for a quick an ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • McHenry County men arrested after selling cocaine in Lake in the Hills bar, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Four McHenry County men are facing felony drug charges after a joint police investigation found the men were selling narcotics out ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • McHenry man dead, another injured in Route 120 crash

    McHENRY – A man and a woman were airlifted to the hospital in critical condition Monday after a one-car crash on Route 120, a police official said.
    May 3, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • Sunnyside Little Store in Johnsburg sells $400K winning lottery ticket

    JOHNSBURG – A Johnsburg gas station and convenience store sold more than gas and ice cream over the weekend.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • 1 taken to hospital after Crystal Lake rear-end crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One person was taken to the hospital Monday after a rear-end crash near the intersection of Route 14 and Crystal Lake Avenue, a fire of ...
    May 2, 2016 - 6:20 pm
  • Huntley man gets 2 years in prison for stealing gun vault, credit card

    WOODSTOCK – A Huntley man was sentenced to two years in prison after he admitted to stealing a gun vault and a Discover credit card.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Former employee files civil suit against McHenry County Clerk alleging assault

    WOODSTOCK – A former employee of McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan has sued her for assault, although she made no physical contact with her.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Crystal Lake animal agency rescues 23 dogs from high-kill Texas area

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After a car ride spanning more than 700 miles and half a day, a litter known as the “trashcan puppies” is resting in Crystal Lake.
    May 3, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office warns of caller posing as dispatcher

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is investigating a recent incident in which a male caller posing as a sheriff's dispatcher left a voic ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:28 am
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