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  • Man busted after signing up for Binny's card while buying $3,600 in alcohol on stolen credit card, police say

    ST. CHARLES – A man who bought more than $3,600 in alcohol from a St. Charles shop faces felony charges on accusations he did so with a stolen credit ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • McHenry County fields complaints over Plum Tree National Country Club

    HARVARD – A concert Saturday, and future planned events, have some residents in the neighborhoods around Plum Tree National Country Club concerned.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • Gunman opens fire at Oregon community college, killing 7

    ROSEBURG, Ore. – A gunman opened fire at an Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least seven people and wounding 20, authorities said.
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Unincorporated residents concerned about Lakemoor annexation plans

    LAKEMOOR – A number of residents affected by the village's proposed annexation of around 70 homes in an unincorporated area of McHenry County are unha ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • Ex-Algonquin man found guilty of murdering parents in Cary-area home

    WOODSTOCK – Michael W. Romano knew details only the killer would know, a juror said after the jury handed down a guilty verdict Thursday morning.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Rabid bat found in Cary is McHenry County's third of 2015

    CARY – A rabid bat was recently discovered in Cary, McHenry County Department of Health officials announced Thursday.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Sage Products in Cary launches resdesigned website

    CARY – Medical manufacturer Sage Products launched a redesigned website that better meets demand for clients who are on the go, the Cary-based company ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 1:51 pm
  • McHenry County Bar Association marks centennial with celebration Friday

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A celebration of the McHenry County Bar Association, which has been around for 100 years, is taking place Friday.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 1:03 am
  • PHOTOS: McHenry high schools close as teachers strike for better contract

    McHenry High School West faculty protests outside of the school along West Crystal Lake Road on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 in McHenry. School was closed a ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Fox Lake police officer shot with his own gun, signs of struggle at scene, investigators say

    FOX LAKE – Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz was shot twice with his own gun, Lake County investigators said Thursday.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • ConAgra cuts 1,500 jobs; moving HQ from Omaha to Chicago

    OMAHA, Neb. – ConAgra will cut about 1,500 jobs, or approximately 30 percent of its global, office-based workforce, and move its headquarters to Chica ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 8:40 am
  • Video: McHenry District 156 teachers strike over contract dispute

    In this short video from Thursday morning, McHenry School District 156 teachers begin their strike o ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • Woodstock apartment fire displaces resident, causes $20,000 in damage

    WOODSTOCK – One person was displaced after a bathroom exhaust fan caught fire in a Woodstock apartment late Wednesday night, a fire official said.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 1:02 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Oct. 1; Europe, US split over talks to end Syrian war

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 6:05 am
  • Crystal Lake Park District to offer more Sip and Paint programs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A slew of painting parties are lined up for this fall.The Crystal Lake Park District ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 1:14 am
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