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  • Bates: McHenry chamber celebrates veterans, announces board of directors

    Veterans Day has come and gone. Having family from the Revolutionary War and onward who have served this country, Veterans Day has great significance ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:06 am
  • Huntley High School senior uses Eagle Scout project to give back to former school

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – When Huntley High School senior Brady Cairns started his Eagle Scout project, he decided he wanted to give back to one of his form ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:06 am
  • McHenry County Housing Authority offers funds for families in need of utility bill assistance

    WOODSTOCK – Low-income families are able to apply for funds to help pay their utility bills for keeping their homes heated.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:05 am
  • Former McHenry County judge, lawyer Thomas Schermerhorn dies

    WOODSTOCK – Former McHenry County judge and lawyer Thomas Schermerhorn is remembered as a passionate judge and a hard worker.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • Cary woman: 'I just want my dog back, I don’t care about the car'

    CARY – Police are seeking the public’s help as they search for a gray 2010 Suzuki Grand Vitara stolen with a dog still inside in front of the Jewel-Os ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • Cary appoints interim village administrator, OKs municipal consultant

    CARY – Cary Assistant Village Administrator Jake Rife will be filling in as interim village administrator after Chris Clark’s last day on the job Frid ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:55 am
  • McHenry County Board committee recommends sweeping changes to structure

    WOODSTOCK – An ad-hoc committee convened by new McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks recommended the largest overhaul to the way the board operat ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Former McHenry County State's Attorney Lou Bianchi reflects on lengthy career

    WOODSTOCK – Lou Bianchi didn’t spend his last day as McHenry County state’s attorney in his courthouse office.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • 25 Days of Christmas Cookies

    Check out these recipes for your best Christmas cookies yet ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 2:12 pm
  • Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is Trump's pick for ambassador to China

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad, the incoming Trump administration's pick for ambassador to China, has long promoted his state's abundant ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 1:14 pm
  • Trumps taps retired Marine general John Kelly for DHS

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump has chosen retired Marine Gen. John Kelly, whose last command included oversight of the Guantanamo Bay deten ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • Florida woman who believes Newtown shootings were a hoax charged with death threats against Sandy Hook parents

    MIAMI – Federal authorities say a Florida woman has been charged with making death threats against the parents of a child who died in the Sandy Hook E ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:54 am
  • Accepting Everyday Hero Nominations Now (deadline 12/23)

    We are now accepting nominations for 2017 Everyday Heroes (Submission deadline 12/23) Each year, th ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 10:48 am
  • Michael Flynn, Trump's national security adviser, fuels conspiracy theories, troubling national security experts

    WASHINGTON – On issues of national security and intelligence, no one is likely to have more influence in Donald Trump's White House than retired Gen. ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:43 am
  • Only repealing the Affordable Care Act would make 30 million people uninsured, study says

    WASHINGTON – Repealing President Barack Obama's health care law without a clear replacement risks making nearly 30 million people uninsured, according ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:37 am
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