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  • Speed likely factor in crash that killed McHenry man, injured wife, police say

    McHENRY – McHenry County authorities said Tuesday they believe that speed might have been a factor in a Route 120 crash Monday that killed a 34-year-o ...
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • Marengo-area crash leaves minivan on side, sends 1 to hospital, fire official says

    MARENGO – A two-vehicle crash Tuesday outside of Marengo sent one person to the hospital, a fire official said.
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 5:12 pm
  • Fate of Randall Road widening in Algonquin, Lake in the Hills on line in upcoming meeting

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board will meet in a Committee of the Whole that could help determine the fate of the Randall Road widening and improve ...
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • Bull Valley to allow video gaming ... for now

    BULL VALLEY – Video gaming will now be allowed in Bull Valley, at least for a year, Village Administrator Richard Vance said.
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Marengo-area semi crash sends 1 to hospital

    MARENGO – A collision between a semi-tractor trailer and a pickup truck near Marengo sent a man to the hospital with minor injuries Tuesday, a fire of ...
    May 3, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • McHenry County tax bills to be mailed next week, treasurer says

    WOODSTOCK — McHenry County will begin mailing real estate tax bills for tax year 2015 on May 13, McHenry County Treasurer Glenda Miller said.
    May 3, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Hebron village president facing cocaine charges could lose his home

    HEBRON — Village President John Jacobson could lose his home this summer after failing to pay three years of property taxes, according to information ...
    May 3, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • Chicago Public Schools: Students can access bathrooms by 'gender identity'

    CHICAGO – The nation's third-largest school district has outlined new rules allowing students access to bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond to ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Tuesday, May 3, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Miller: How Mah became Illinois' likely first Asian-American legislator

    Theresa Mah (D-Chicago) was never given much of a chance at winning the 2nd House District Democratic primary race on March 15 against a well-known po ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Illinois House likely to vote today on graduated income tax

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would ultimately let vote ...
    May 3, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq

    STUTTGART, Germany – Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed near Irbil in Iraq.
    May 3, 2016 - 6:51 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 3; Ted Cruz seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 3, 2016 - 6:18 am
  • Puerto Rico skips bond payments, says Congress must help

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – A spiraling Puerto Rico debt crisis reached a new milestone as the island missed nearly $370 million on a bond payment Monday ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Prince's siblings appear in probate court in 1st hearing on estate

    CHASKA, Minn. – Five of Prince’s six surviving siblings appeared in court Monday for the first hearing to start sorting out an estate certain to be wo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
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