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  • Route 14 widening to open to traffic this week

    After two years of work, all four lanes of the newly-widened Route 14 will open to traffic this week.
    NEW: Oct. 24, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • McHenry traffic lights at Bull Valley and Curran operational

    McHENRY – Traffic lights at the intersection of Bull Valley and Curran Roads in McHenry are now operational.
    NEW: Oct. 24, 2016 - 4:51 pm
  • Clinton, Warren join forces in campaign's final stretch

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Joining forces in the presidential campaign's final stretch, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren pounded Donald Trump on Mond ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Crystal Lake man admits to child pornography possession

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man could spend up to seven years in prison after he admitted to possessing child pornography in 2015.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 2:43 pm
  • Two seriously injured after motorcycle crash near Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Two were injured Sunday following a motorcycle crash in unincorporated Woodstock.Terranc ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 1:53 pm
  • Fire leaves Algonquin home uninhabitable, fire official says

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin home was left uninhabitable after a fire Saturday morning, a fire official said.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 1:21 pm
  • Women defend wearing yoga pants in peaceful parade

    BARRINGTON, R.I. – Hundreds of women, girls and other supporters proudly donned their yoga pants Sunday afternoon as they peacefully paraded around th ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Posting ballot selfie? Check your state laws first

    TRENTON, N.J. – You probably already know whether you’ll vote for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton on Election Day, leaving one important question to c ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Younger, diverse voters are reshaping California politics

    LOS ANGELES – Come Election Day, California could legalize pot. Its new U.S. senator will be black or Hispanic – a first for the state. And voters cou ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Overjoyed Chicago Cubs fans turn attention to World Series

    CHICAGO – With a mix of euphoria, relief and disbelief, long-suffering Cubs fans are shaking off superstitions and setting their sights on the team’s ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Looking past Trump, Clinton aims to help other Democrats

    DURHAM, N.C. – Newly confident and buoyant in the polls, Hillary Clinton is looking past Donald Trump while widening her mission to include helping De ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Public access for week of Oct. 24 to Oct 28

    Monday• Huntley Plan Commission: 6:30 p.m., Huntley Village Hall, 10987 Main St.• McHenry Committee ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • MCCD to host candlelight hike at Glacial Park

    RINGWOOD – The McHenry County Conservation District is inviting residents to take a candlelight hike along the marsh and to Nippersink Creek while exp ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • MCC to host viewing of film about rape on college campuses

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Student Peace Action Network and the Generation End It club are co-sponsoring three separate showings of the ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • McHenry teacher using grant money to buy STEM materials for students

    McHENRY – The Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation has awarded $15,000 in grant money to several educators from northern Illinois. One of ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:29 am
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