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  • Va. shooter threatened to make ‘headlines;’ was quick to anger

    ROANOKE, Va. – On the day he was fired from a Virginia TV station, Vester Flanagan pressed a wooden cross into his boss’ hand as two police officers w ...
    NEW: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Centegra Kids in Motion program fights obesity

    HUNTLEY – Centegra Health System will begin another session of the Centegra Kids in Motion program in September.
    NEW: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Family Alliance hosts event for caregivers

    WOODSTOCK – Family Alliance is holding a free conference in Woodstock for caregivers of people with dementia.
    NEW: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • Cary Zoning, Planning and Appeals Board votes against Pedcor variance request

    CARY – Cheers erupted from a crowd of residents after Cary’s Zoning, Planning and Appeals Board on Thursday voted against a variance request for the p ...
    NEW: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Woodstock bird tests positive for West Nile virus, McHenry County's first this year

    WOODSTOCK – The first bird testing positive for West Nile virus in McHenry County this year was collected in Woodstock, according to a news release fr ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • Algonquin church to host mobile food pantry

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin church on Saturday is opening its parking lot and a mobile food pantry to anyone in need of food assistance.
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • McHenry County College seeks president to stay long term, focus on student success

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The overriding emphasis on picking the next leader of McHenry County College is finding someone who will help the college meet its goal ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • State Sen. Pam Althoff formally announces her re-election campaign

    McHENRY – Republican state Sen. Pam Althoff made it official that she is seeking a fourth full term in Springfield.
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Teen driver cited after rollover crash in McHenry

    McHENRY – Police cited a 16-year-old McHenry driver after a crash Thursday morning that caused his pickup truck to roll over, officials said.
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Mich. man charged with DUI

    McHENRY – A 33-year-old Michigan man faces DUI charges after he drove off the road and caused a crash that injured his passenger Wednesday, officials ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Crystal Lake school bus carrying 42 students rear-ended (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A group of Hannah Beardsley Middle School students started their second day of school with a jolt Thursday when their school bus was re ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Harvard man accused of fondling underage girl

    HARVARD – A Harvard man is accused of fondling an underage female.According to reports provided by H ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • Man admits fondling girl

    WOODSTOCK – A 21-year-old faces three to seven years in prison after admitting Thursday to allegations that he fondled a young girl.
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Programs available for home-schoolers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An upcoming expo designed for parents who home-school is one of several programs offered by the Crystal Lake Park District designed for ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Wonder Lake man cited for DUI in rollover crash

    WONDER LAKE – A 65-year-old Wonder Lake man was cited for driving under the influence after he was in a rollover crash Wednesday, police said.
    UPDATED: Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:40 am
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