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  • Short of plows, Illinois seeks help to clear snow on state routes in winter

    WAUKEGAN – The Illinois Department of Transportation is asking Lake County and other local governments surrounding Chicago if they can help clear snow ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Fewer election observers from the Justice Dept. at the polls

    WASHINGTON – Justice Department officials are warning that they'll be dispatching fewer trained election observers as a result of a Supreme Court opin ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Bloomington teacher charged with stabbing husband to death

    EUREKA – A Bloomington high school teacher has been charged with first-degree murder in her husband's stabbing death.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Flatlander Market featured on American Express national TV ad campaign

    MARENGO – Don’t be surprised if you recognize a face or two when you walk into downtown Marengo’s Flatlander Market for lunch.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Cary Village Board considers public comment policy for village meetings

    CARY – The Cary Village Board is considering adopting a public comment policy that would apply to village meetings.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Harvard man accused of assaulting girl at ScaryTown Scream Park

    HARVARD – A Harvard man was arrested Sunday at ScaryTown Scream Park after an alleged confrontation with two juveniles.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • Small businesses look for ways to get advantage

    DEKALB – Tim and Bobbi Hays knew nothing about bagels before making them their livelihood.Ray Binkow ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Sparks fly over McHenry County Administrator Peter Austin's contract

    WOODSTOCK – Approval of an extended contract for county Administrator Peter Austin caused some turmoil Tuesday night on the McHenry County Board.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • U.S. home construction fell 9 percent in September

    WASHINGTON – Homebuilders pulled back on construction for a second straight month in September, with a plunge in apartments offsetting gains in single ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:21 am
  • Sullivan: Not voting is not an option

    Many citizens feel voting won’t make a difference. In 2008, our presidential election had the highest U.S. turnout since the 1968 elections, and yet m ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Huntley police investigate death in Sun City neighborhood

    HUNTLEY – Huntley police are investigating a death that occurred Tuesday morning in Sun City Huntley, Deputy Police Chief Mike Klunk said.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Woodstock City Council OKs $32,000 purchase of police body cameras

    WOODSTOCK – City police officers soon will add body cameras to their uniforms in a move intended to increase transparency and add a layer of support f ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Car crashes into Cary Starbucks about two weeks after its opening

    CARY – About two weeks after it opened, Cary’s first Starbucks was damaged after a car drove into it, Cary Deputy Police Chief Jim Fillmore said.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Trial begins for Lake in the Hills man accused of assaulting 61-year-old roommate

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors said a woman living with James Price told him she would say she fell down on the way to the hospital after he physically and s ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • 6th Congressional District candidates Peter Roskam, Amanda Howland differ along party lines

    Sixth Congressional District Republican incumbent Peter Roskam and Democratic challenger Amanda Howland are split for the most part along party lines ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 12:10 am
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