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  • Lawyer says Trump administration moved to squelch testimony

    WASHINGTON – A lawyer for former deputy Attorney General Sally Yates wrote in letters last week that the Trump administration was trying to limit her ...
    NEW: March 28, 2017 - 12:28 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Mark Mogan, candidate for Hebron Village President

    Name: Mark G. MoganAge: 49Town: HebronOffice sought: Hebron Village President1) What skills, qualiti ...
    March 28, 2017 - 11:44 am
  • Woodstock-area crash sends 2 to hospital

    WOODSTOCK — Two people were taken to the hospital early Tuesday morning in critical condition after a semi-truck and minivan crashed in Woodstock, a f ...
    March 28, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Our view: Hebron village president: Martinez

    Four candidates are vying for the top elected position in the village of Hebron. Village Board memb ...
    March 28, 2017 - 9:42 am
  • White House eyeing $18 billion list of social program cuts

    WASHINGTON – The White House is following up its longshot roster of budget cuts with a wish list of $18 billion worth of immediate reductions, includi ...
    March 28, 2017 - 7:50 am
  • Massive gold coin worth millions stolen from German museum

    BERLIN – Thieves broke into the German capital’s Bode Museum before dawn Monday and made off with a massive 221-pound gold coin worth millions of doll ...
    March 28, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Lake in the Hills police investigate car spray-painting spree

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills police are looking for information after more than 10 vehicles parked on the street were spray-painted. The vehi ...
    March 28, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • MCC program to offer STEM summer camp for kids, teens

    CRYSTAL LAKE – This summer’s McHenry County College Kids and College program will include a full-day STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) ...
    March 28, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Lakewood Tax-Fighter Party candidates will forego stipends if elected

    LAKEWOOD – Three trustee candidates, running as part of the Lakewood Tax-Fighter Party in the April 4 consolidated election, will not accept village-p ...
    March 28, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Environmental Defenders taking applications for scholarships

    WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County is offering two scholarships of $1,000 each to high school seniors planning to pursue career ...
    March 28, 2017 - 12:08 am
  • Future of Silver Lining Equestrian in Lake in the Hills remains unclear

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Village officials are discovering that being a landlord is difficult.The village ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • Crystal Lake RadioShack among 200 closing in country

    CRYSTAL LAKE – More than 200 RadioShack stores are closing, including the one in Crystal Lake. On Mo ...
    March 28, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Investigation continues after woman shot in arm

    OAKWOOD HILLS – The McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office is reviewing a domestic incident in Oakwood Hills after police said a woman was shot in t ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Dunkin' Donuts could be part of proposed $1.5M Marengo shopping center

    MARENGO – A Dunkin’ Donuts could be part of a $1.5 million shopping center proposed off Grant Highway in Marengo.
    March 27, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • D-155 school board candidate says profane tweets came from hacked account

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man running for a seat on the Community High School District 155 Board said his Twitter account was hacked after screens ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:55 pm
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