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  • The Latest: Hungarian PM says migrant crisis not resolved

    The latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):
    NEW: Sept. 5, 2015 - 9:13 am
  • Houston-area sheriff's deputy remembered during funeral

    HOUSTON (AP) — Thousands of law enforcement officers stood at attention to form a wall Friday outside one of Houston's largest churches as a 21-gun sa ...
    NEW: Sept. 5, 2015 - 9:12 am
  • Chicago mayor to introduce late fine amnesty program

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's mayor wants to give people with delinquent parking fines a chance to pay the city what they owe without added penalties for b ...
    NEW: Sept. 5, 2015 - 9:09 am
  • Illinois adding collections to national digital library

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Collections from libraries across Illinois will soon be added to the nation's online library.
    NEW: Sept. 5, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • Fire forces Second City to move or cancel shows

    CHICAGO (AP) — Second City CEO Andrew Alexander says the Chicago improv comedy troupe is canceling all performances scheduled through September 20th d ...
    NEW: Sept. 5, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • District 300 school board, teachers reach tentative contract agreement

    ALGONQUIN – After six months of bargaining, the Community Unit School District 300 Board and the teachers union have reached a tentative agreement on ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Huntley District 158, teachers reach tentative contract agreement

    HUNTLEY – School District 158 and the union representing its more than 650 teachers have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract.
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Fox River Grove redevelopment plan moves on after TIF approval

    FOX RIVER GROVE – An expansion of Fox River Grove’s downtown tax increment financing district was approved at Thursday night’s Village Board meeting, ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Burtons Bridge-area crash sends 1 to hospital

    The Nunda Rural Fire Protection District on Friday didn’t have to go far to respond to a three-vehicle crash that left one vehicle on its roof and sen ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's funeral plans detailed

    The group helping to organize the funeral services for Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz laid out more details, some tentative, during a briefing Fri ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Spring Grove crash sends 2 to hospital, one in serious condition

    SPRING GROVE – Two people were taken to a hospital, one in serious condition, after a rear-end collision involving a motorcycle Friday in the Spring G ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Correction

    A story on page A7 of Thursday’s edition contained an incorrect title for McHenry County Recorder’s Office employee Joni Smith. She is the office supe ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • State of Illinois continues to hire despite lack of budget

    SPRINGFIELD – The absence of a state budget hasn't kept Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration and other Illinois agencies from hiring more workers.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • U.S. jobless rate falls to 7-year low; Fed move still unclear

    WASHINGTON – U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.1 percent last month, but hiring slowed – a mixed bag of news that offers few clues to wh ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Police: 11-year-old fatally shoots intruder, 16, in Missouri

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis County police say an 11-year-old boy fatally shot a 16-year-old intruder during a home invasion, but some neighbors take issue w ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:45 pm
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