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  • Bills would change up Illinois primary, campaign financing

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois electoral system would see changes under proposals in the state legislature, including ones on primaries and campaign finan ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock reimburses private plane expenses for football game

    WASHINGTON – Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock reimbursed the U.S. government for more than $1,200 in travel expenses for attending a Chicago Bears football ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Boehner leaves open possible vote on Dem-backed DHS bill

    WASHINGTON – Speaker John Boehner left open the possibility Monday that the House might pass long-term funding for the Homeland Security Department wi ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Eastern Illinois U. names Bradley provost new president

    CHARLESTON – Eastern Illinois University has named Bradley University Provost David Glassman as its new president.
    March 2, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Iraq launches operation to retake Tikrit from Islamic State

    BAGHDAD – Backed by Iranian-supported Shiite militias, Iraqi forces launched a large-scale offensive Monday to retake Saddam Hussein's hometown from t ...
    March 2, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • Benjamin Netanyahu assails Iran deal, touts U.S.-Israel ties

    WASHINGTON – Seeking to lower tensions, Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. officials cast their dispute over Iran as a family squabble on Monday, even as the ...
    March 2, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Flight for Life-McHenry awards Good Shepherd Hospital for safety

    Flight for Life-McHenry has recognized Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital with the first Partners in Safety Award, according to a release from the emerge ...
    March 2, 2015 - 6:46 pm
  • McHenry County TIF districts used for Three Oaks Recreation Area, road improvements, developer agreements

    It was the mid-1980s, and heavy snow collapsed the roof of the downtown Crystal Lake Jewel grocery store. Vacancies were common across the area.
    March 2, 2015 - 7:26 pm
  • District 156 candidate forum set for Tuesday

    McHENRY – The League of Women Voters of McHenry County will host a forum Tuesday night for the eight candidates running for three seats on the School ...
    March 2, 2015 - 6:24 pm
  • More details on baby remains found in McHenry County Coroner's Office

    WOODSTOCK – More details about the case against former McHenry County Coroner Marlene Lantz over the remains of an infant emerged from court documents ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • McHenry County spelling bee promises new champion

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For the first time in five years, McHenry County will have a new spelling bee champion.
    March 3, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Top 10 Illinois consumer complaints of 2014: Debt, identity theft lead list

    CHICAGO — Consumer debt issues and identity theft topped the list of complaints to the Illinois attorney general's office in 2014.
    March 2, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Crystal Lake taxpayers object to property taxes in lawsuit

    WOODSTOCK – A number of Crystal Lake business and property owners are challenging their 2013 property tax bills in McHenry County Court.
    March 2, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Huntley High School students, community go bald for St. Baldrick's on March 13

    HUNTLEY – Students and staff at Huntley High School will shave their heads on March 13 during a school assembly that caps off the school's months-long ...
    March 2, 2015 - 4:40 pm
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