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  • John Boehner says Republican-led U.S. House will act on immigration

    WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner said Friday that President Barack Obama was "damaging the presidency" with his unilateral action on immigratio ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • Driver injured in 2-vehicle Fox River Grove crash

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A female driver was transported Friday to an area hospital with minor injuries after a two-vehicle crash in Fox River Grove, fire of ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake teen charged with multiple offenses, police say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake teenager on Thursday was charged with multiple offenses, including unlawful possession of ammunition without a FOID card ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Fox River Grove woman found dead of suspected drug overdose at motel, authorities say

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A 26-year-old man is facing criminal charges after a woman was found dead in a Fox River Grove motel room Wednesday night.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Court split, Illinois red-light camera law stands

    CHICAGO – Red-light cameras will stay put across the state after a divided Illinois Supreme Court couldn’t reach a decision on their legality.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • House Democrat: Wait on Lincoln Library decision

    SPRINGFIELD – The chairman of a state committee said lawmakers should wait for an outside study before considering plans to separate the Abraham Linco ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Illinois House Democrat outlines ridesharing ideas

    SPRINGFIELD – A Democratic state lawmaker said background checks for drivers and wheelchair accessibility for passengers are among the provisions he w ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Duckworth gives birth to baby girl

    CHICAGO – U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth has given birth to a baby girl.A Thursday statement from the sub ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Nunda Utility Co., township face-off freezes water main repairs

    McHENRY – Nunda Utility Co. and the Nunda Township Highway Department are in a standoff while the roads freeze around them.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • McHenry County, national experts cite shortage of in-home caregivers for seniors

    Charlie Marsh, 76, of Wauconda had been lying on his bedroom floor for two days, unable to get himself up, when his in-home caregiver found her way in ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • City partnership tasked with marketing, celebrating Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – City officials and a Woodstock non-profit will join forces to try to broaden the city's appeal through advertisements, billboards, social ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Jim Oberweis leads veto override of speed limit bill

    SPRINGFIELD – State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R-Sugar Grove, on Thursday successfully challenged a gubernatorial veto of a bill he sponsored to raise the spe ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:46 pm
  • 3 McHenry County school districts make national AP District Honor Roll

    School districts in Crystal Lake, Huntley and Woodstock were recently named to The College Board's fifth annual AP District Honor Roll, a honorary lis ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 47 to consider levy increase

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 47 is moving ahead with a proposed increase in its property tax levy. The sc ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • St. Louis region preps for Ferguson decision on Michael Brown killing

    ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis region is on edge in anticipation of an announcement from the grand jury that is weighing whether to charge police officer D ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:22 pm
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