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  • McHenry County experts on retirement planning: Save early to save trouble

    Area financial planners find that shortcomings in a person's retirement fund usually result from the person's failure to plan. A newly released nation ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Woodstock police reports for May 18, 2015

    • James H. Day, 61, 407 W. Judd St., Woodstock, was charged Saturday, March 21, with battery.• Justi ...
    May 18, 2015 - 1:58 pm
  • McHenry County leaders support uniform standards for AP scores

    More high school students could receive college credit for Advanced Placement test scores under a bill pending in the state Senate that would set a st ...
    May 18, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Special prosecutor ordered to defend former McHenry County coroner in "Baby Doe" case

    WOODSTOCK – Attorneys agree that a special prosecutor should be appointed to defend former McHenry County coroner on official misconduct charges, but ...
    May 18, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Difference between Medical Assistants and Nurse's Assistants

    Although they may work in the same health care facilities and have a few responsibilities that may overlap, medical assistants (MAs) and certified nur ...
    May 18, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Registration open for Cody's Canteen annual golf outing in Cary

    CARY – Interested participants can now register for a June 26 golf outing that benefits the child life department at Advocate Lutheran General Hospita ...
    May 18, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Lake in the Hills teen crashes truck into ditch along Rakow Road (with video)

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A moment of distraction caused a 19-year-old Lake in the Hills man to drive off Rakow Road and into an embankment Monday, police s ...
    May 18, 2015 - 2:09 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for May 18; Islamic State killed hundreds as it took Iraq's Ramadi

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 18, 2015 - 6:28 am
  • On the Record With: Retired Woodstock School District 200 board member Bob Birchfield

    WOODSTOCK – Bob Birchfield had helped officials from Woodstock School District 200 put together a successful referendum in 1995, when he was approache ...
    May 18, 2015 - 2:10 pm
  • Class of 2015: For Alden-Hebron High School, small class and big spirit

    HEBRON – To see some of the last vestiges of small town McHenry County, look no further than Alden-Hebron High School’s graduating class.
    May 18, 2015 - 2:10 pm
  • Huntley starts $915,000 in local road work by early June

    HUNTLEY – Construction crews in June will start resurfacing nearly three miles of combined roads throughout Huntley, as part of $915,000 in local road ...
    May 18, 2015 - 2:11 pm
  • Class of 2015: Woodstock High School grads look back, look forward

    WOODSTOCK – Rachel and Kyle Sherman settled into a spot along the east-side bleachers in the James M. Shipley Memorial Gymnasium on Sunday.
    May 18, 2015 - 9:40 am
  • States saying ‘no’ to cities seeking to regulate businesses

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Alarmed about cities trying to outlaw plastic bags, the director of the Missouri Grocers Association decided to do something abo ...
    May 17, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Iraq war judged a mistake by today's White House hopefuls

    WASHINGTON – A dozen years later, American politics has reached a rough consensus about the Iraq War: It was a mistake.
    May 17, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Military leaders gather in Hawaii to talk amphibious skills

    HONOLULU – Amphibious military capabilities are on the agenda as the U.S. Marine Corps and Navy host defense leaders from around the Pacific in Hawaii ...
    May 17, 2015 - 10:07 pm
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