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  • Chicago police union: Head to meet Trump officials

    CHICAGO – Chicago's police union says its head will meet members of President Donald Trump's administration and that deadly violence in the nation's t ...
    March 26, 2017 - 8:15 pm
  • Spring Grove church hosting special service with Congressman Joe Walsh

    SPRING GROVE – Spring Grove Bible Fellowship Church is inviting the public to attend a "Conservative Christian Sunday" on April 23.
    March 26, 2017 - 5:09 pm
  • McHenry VFW needs help selling raffle tickets for April drawing

    McHENRY – The McHenry VFW is hosting a 50/50 raffle April 11 to keep up the organization’s building. The drawing will be at 8:30 p.m. at the McHenry p ...
    March 26, 2017 - 5:09 pm
  • McHenry County College to offer class on the Bible

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Residents can learn more about stories from the Bible with a new class at McHenry County College.
    March 26, 2017 - 5:08 pm
  • 1 dead, 15 injured in Cincinnati nightclub gunfight

    CINCINNATI – A gunfight broke out inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub early Sunday, leaving one man dead and 15 others wounded after a dispute among ...
    March 26, 2017 - 4:27 pm
  • Illinois considers legalizing marijuana for a fiscal boost

    SPRINGFIELD – Marijuana advocates are trying to lay the groundwork for Illinois to become the first state in the Midwest and the ninth nationwide to l ...
    March 26, 2017 - 11:11 am
  • U.S. acknowledges its forces were behind airstrike on Mosul

    BAGHDAD – An airstrike targeting Islamic State militants in the Iraqi city of Mosul that witnesses say killed at least 100 people was in fact launched ...
    March 26, 2017 - 8:38 am
  • Trump's border-wall proposal faces many obstacles

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the "big, beautiful wall" that he's promised to build on the U.S.-Mexico ...
    March 26, 2017 - 8:34 am
  • President Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is attacking conservative lawmakers after the failure of the Republican bill to replace Obamacare.
    March 26, 2017 - 8:33 am
  • Prepare for spring growing season with advice from Master Gardeners and professionals at Gardenfest 2017

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The snow has melted and the temperatures are bringing in the feel of spring. Your landscape might be looking a little bare, or maybe yo ...
    March 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Former Fox River Grove resident Meg Fleming finds success as children’s book author in California

    Many have dreamed of picking up, moving out and following their passion. For most, that’s exactly what it is – a dream.
    March 26, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Rebuilding reputation and village growth priority for Hebron, candidates say

    HEBRON – Growth and building up a reputable village image are top priorities for Hebron village president candidates Kimberly Martinez and Frank Beatt ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • Agriculture day teaches Lundahl Middle School students about the importance of farming

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Seventh-grade students Will Hough and Alyssa Zagroba said they didn’t know a lot about farming before Friday.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Senior living development proposed for Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills trustees heard conceptual plans for a senior living development that would be located off Princeton Lane in the ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • McHenry County Jail now offers substance abuse recovery meetings

    WOODSTOCK – Inmates at the McHenry County Jail now are able to attend substance abuse recovery support meetings while in custody.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:22 am
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