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  • Advisory referendum to shrink size of McHenry County Board advances

    WOODSTOCK – A nonbinding question asking voters if they would like to shrink the size of the McHenry County Board is again on the move toward placemen ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • McHenry County schools, college admissions warn against 'senioritis'

    WOODSTOCK – Glenn Pinnau, a teacher at Marian Central Catholic High School, knows when the end of his students’ senior year is nearing. The shirts of ...
    April 25, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • North Carolina LGBT law spurs demonstrations, repeal bill

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Demonstrations encircled North Carolina’s statehouse on Monday, for and against a Republican-backed law curtailing protections for LGB ...
    April 25, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • Anti-Trump pact unites rivals on eve of primaries

    BORDEN, Ind. – Declaring the Republican presidential contest at “a fork in the road,” Ted Cruz and John Kasich defended their extraordinary new allian ...
    April 25, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Southern Illinois University leader condemns racist video

    CARBONDALE – Racial tension on the Southern Illinois University in Carbondale campus is high after a series of recent incidents that include an anonym ...
    April 25, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • Illinois budget impasse sparks fears of school closings

    HARRISBURG – The economic hard times that have hit this Illinois coal town are particularly visible inside its 113-year-old high school, where cracks ...
    April 25, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Hebron man dies after car crashes into tree

    HEBRON – A 52-year-old Hebron man died in a one-car crash Monday evening, Hebron Police Sgt. Rich Donlea said.
    April 26, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Car hits guide wire in Woodstock, sends 1 to hospital

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock 17-year-old girl was transported to Centegra Hospital - Woodstock with minor injuries after her car ran off the road and hit a ...
    April 25, 2016 - 7:36 pm
  • Fabrik Industries expanding in McHenry, buying second facility

    McHENRY – Fabrik Industries will expand its operations in the city of McHenry with the purchase of a second facility at Miller Parkway, the McHenry Co ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:04 pm
  • Rollover crash near Harvard sends teen to hospital

    HARVARD – A 19-year-old Poplar Grove woman was taken to an area hospital Monday after a rollover crash near Harvard, police and fire officials said.
    April 25, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Woodstock man pleads guilty to cyberstalking 16-year-old girl

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a Woodstock man to one year of probation after he admitted to cyberstalking a 16-year-old girl.
    April 25, 2016 - 6:38 pm
  • Route 173 crash in Richmond sends 2 to hospital

    RICHMOND – A man and a woman were taken to Centegra Hospital – McHenry with injuries that were not considered life-threatening after a crash at Route ...
    April 25, 2016 - 6:41 pm
  • Thunderstorms may turn severe in McHenry County

    Scattered thunderstorms across northern Illinois could turn severe at times on Monday evening, the National Weather Service warned.
    April 25, 2016 - 5:22 pm
  • Police ID McHenry man killed in motorcycle crash

    McHENRY – A 35-year-old McHenry man died late Sunday after his motorcycle collided with a guardrail on River Road, police said.
    April 26, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Voters weigh in on Ted Cruz-John Kasich deal to block Donald Trump

    WASHINGTON – The Republican presidential campaign trail is crackling with talk of a partnership and pancakes.
    April 25, 2016 - 4:36 pm
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