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  • Cruz ends presidential bid; Trump virtually clinches Republican nomination with Indiana victory

    INDIANAPOLIS – In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a res ...
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 11:35 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 ...
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • McHenry County optometrists observe growth of digital eye strain

    CARY – As an optometrist for Johnson Eye Care, Rebecca Schoepke reads all the latest studies about the relationship between eye strain and digital dev ...
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Government reports drop in overall crime in nation's schools

    WASHINGTON – The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment ...
    NEW: May 3, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • Skateboarder suffers ankle injury after collision with car in McHenry

    McHENRY — A skateboarder was transported to Centegra Hospital - McHenry with non-life threatening injuries after he was hit by a car on Tuesday night, ...
    May 3, 2016 - 9:36 pm
  • Crime mugs for May 2016 in McHenry County area

    McHenry County-area crime mugs for May 2016 ...
    May 3, 2016 - 6:48 pm
  • 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 ...
    May 3, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • Union woman cited in Marengo-area crash that sent Loves Park woman to hospital

    MARENGO – A two-vehicle crash Tuesday outside of Marengo sent one person to the hospital, officials said.
    May 3, 2016 - 5:38 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 ...
    May 3, 2016 - 6:16 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.
    May 3, 2016 - 5:00 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
  • 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
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