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  • Crystal Lake District 155 officials deny teacher's claim he was fired over Trump video

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 155 has issued a statement contradicting teacher William Walker’s claims about the reason behind his administrative leave.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 7:53 pm
  • Cary School District 26 Board of Education appoints new member

    CARY – The Cary School District 26 Board of Education has appointed a member to fill its vacant seat.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:29 pm
  • One-time projects increase McHenry County Board budget, but county again spurns inflationary increase

    WOODSTOCK – While McHenry County government’s operating costs continue to shrink, a number of one-time expenses will increase its 2017 budget.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:28 pm
  • Woodstock-area crash sends driver to hospital, fire official says

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock-area crash sent one person to the hospital Tuesday, a fire official said.Woo ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • Woodstock apartment fire displaces 28 people, fire official says

    WOODSTOCK – A third-floor apartment fire displaced 28 people Monday evening, a fire official said.Wo ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • New mobile app gives McHenry County teens access to mental health services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County teens now have access to mental health resources at their fingertips.T ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • McHenry traffic lights at Bull Valley and Curran roads operational

    McHENRY – Traffic lights at the intersection of Bull Valley and Curran roads in McHenry are now operational.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:40 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 - 11:37 pm
  • Manny’s Handcrafted Gelato and Cafe to open in mid-November in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A new family business is expecting to open mid-November right off the Huntley square.Manny ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Marengo mulls Route 23, Interstate 90 interchange design

    MARENGO – City officials met to discuss a potential design for the future Route 23 and Interstate 90 interchange.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • 2 seriously injured in motorcycle crash near Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Two were injured Sunday in a motorcycle crash in unincorporated Woodstock.Terrance M. Go ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:31 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 - 11:31 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School teacher put on leave after pro-Clinton video shown in class

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Prairie Ridge High School teacher has been put on paid administrative leave after showing a politically charged video and endorsing H ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 5:15 pm
  • Route 14 widening between Woodstock, Crystal Lake 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.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Suspect in killings, carjackings, cop shootings on the run

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities are hunting for a man suspected of killing his aunt and uncle, shooting two police officers, stealing a patrol car and car ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:52 pm
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