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  • Weigh in on Fox River Corridor Plan in Lake and McHenry counties at Cary open house

    CARY – The McHenry County Planning and Development Department is hosting a public open house so residents can give their input on the Fox River Corrid ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • Huntley High School student who distributed racist pamphlets will not be criminally charged

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley High School student who distributed racist pamphlets in school will not be criminally charged, the McHenry County State’s Attorney ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • Court overturns Elmhurst man's conviction in McHenry County arson case

    ELGIN – The Illinois Appellate Court has overturned the 2014 arson conviction of an Elmhurst man found guilty of setting a fire that destroyed two car ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Johnsburg fire leaves 2-story residence uninhabitable, fire official says

    JOHNSBURG – Fire officials are investigating what started a fire that left a Johnsburg home uninhabitable Monday, a fire official said.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • Early voting ongoing leading up to Algonquin, Grafton, Nunda township primaries

    Republican voters in Algonquin, Nunda and Grafton townships can vote early right up to their Feb. 28 primaries.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:42 pm
  • Woodstock City Council to discuss Route 47 widening project

    WOODSTOCK – The City Council will discuss a planned road construction project that some worry could put the brakes on business along Route 47 in Woods ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • McHenry-area program aimed at bringing people out of poverty graduates first class

    McHENRY – McHenry resident Julie Zavorski said she had a five-year plan with goals she wanted to accomplish, but she never knew how to implement it.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • Evacuations ordered amid heavy Northern California rain

    SAN FRANCISCO – Evacuations were ordered in Central California on Monday and flash-flood warnings were issued elsewhere as downpours swelled creeks an ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • N. Korean envoy blasts Malaysians, calls for joint probe

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia denounced the country's investigation into the death of the exiled half brother of North ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Russia's ambassador to United Nations falls ill, dies at 64

    NEW YORK – Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent, savvy yet personable voice for his country's interests who ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Supreme Court weighs case of Mexican boy slain across border

    WASHINGTON – Sixty feet and the U.S-Mexico border separated the unarmed, 15-year-old Mexican boy and the U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed him with ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Trans-Atlantic relations put to test in Trump's first month

    BRUSSELS – After President Donald Trump’s raucous first month in office, Europeans have reacted with demonstrations, counter-barbs and sheer angst tha ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Trump tries to move past controversies, toward legislating in 2nd month as president

    WASHINGTON – As President Donald Trump begins his second month in office, his team is trying to move past the crush of controversies that overtook his ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Bears lead Chicago sports franchises in backing measure reducing injured players' workers' compensation

    SPRINGFIELD – Should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn workers’ compensation benefits until they are 67 years old, like other workers, even if t ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:50 pm
  • Thousands of demonstrators across U.S. say 'Not My President'

    Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents' Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 3:48 pm
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