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  • Man who left loaded gun at Woodstock post office was a McHenry County judge

    WOODSTOCK – The man who dropped his loaded handgun at the Woodstock post office in February was a McHenry County associate judge, according to a polic ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Crystal Lake's Faith Lutheran High School reaches 100 students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Faith Lutheran High School started in 2004, the first class of eight students would complain so much about the small class and lac ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Volunteers 'lend a hand' to various nonprofits Saturday

    WOODSTOCK – Sometimes the most valuable donation to a nonprofit is time, and volunteers took to various missions Saturday to illustrate the point.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Saturday, October, 22, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • McHenry County Board approves addendums to 2030 Comprehensive Plan

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board approved a task force’s additions to the 2030 Comprehensive Plan.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:03 am
  • NJ Transit leaders skip train crash hearing

    TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey Transit’s top officials skipped a state oversight hearing Friday to meet with federal regulators, upsetting lawmakers eager ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Evacuations from Aleppo fail to materialize despite lull

    BEIRUT– A cease-fire to allow wounded civilians and rebels to leave besieged parts of Aleppo has been extended into the weekend by Russia, but hoped-f ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Under fire in Mosul, IS attacks Kirkuk

    KIRKUK, Iraq – Islamic State militants launched a wave of predawn attacks in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Friday, killing at least ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Clinton working to win over Trump supporters

    CLEVELAND – Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election’s most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Attack in Kabul killed Illinois soldier

    FAIRVIEW – A decorated U.S. soldier from Illinois and an Army civilian employee from Oklahoma who both had been deployed multiple times to support mil ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Chicago suburb raises legal age to buy tobacco to 21

    HIGHLAND PARK – A suburban Chicago community is raising the legal age to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products to 21.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Cook County lawyer who posed as judge charged

    CHICAGO – A Chicago-area judicial candidate who was once on the fast track to a high-salary, high-status job as a judge now faces charges of impersona ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Centegra hosts support group for parents of ADD, ADHD children

    HUNTLEY – Centegra Health System will offer a free support group for parents of children with attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit hy ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • McHenry County College job fair draws a crowd

    CRYSTAL LAKE – It can be hard to find work, but McHenry County College sought to make it a little easier for students and residents Friday.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake couple drives around in the ‘Go Cubs Go’ car

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Russ and Helen Feign decorated their 1926 Ford Model T with Cubs-themed accessories to celebrate their favorite baseball team.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:01 am
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