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  • Notice to readers: Production facility issue may delay paper delivery

    Delivery of Tuesday's paper is delayed due to overnight problems in the production facility. We apologize for this inconvenience. You can contact Cust ...
    July 7, 2015 - 6:29 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 to review bids for artificial turf field

    WOODSTOCK – Five bids for the proposed Woodstock High School artificial turf field project were submitted to Woodstock School District 200 on Monday.
    July 6, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • The anti-pot taboo shrinks in presidential politics

    DENVER – Presidential candidates are talking about marijuana in ways unimaginable not long ago.White ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Deadly weekend in Chicago highlights city's gang warfare

    CHICAGO – A 7-year-old boy who was one of seven people shot to death in Chicago over the holiday weekend was the son of a gang leader with a lengthy a ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Day of extremist violence across Nigeria kills more than 60

    JOS, Nigeria – A day of extremist violence against both Muslims and Christians in Nigeria killed more than 60 people, including worshippers in a mosqu ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Airstrike hits market north of Yemen's Aden, over 45 killed

    SANAA, Yemen – A massive airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels in Yemen hit a local marketplace on Monday, killing more than 45 civili ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • After vote win, Greek leaders face pressure to restart talks

    ATHENS, Greece – Despite triumphing in a popular vote against austerity, Greece's leaders Monday faced the urgent need to heal ties with European cred ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Man convicted in 6 Illinois deaths seeks new Missouri venue

    HILLSBORO, Mo. – A 35-year-old man serving life sentences for six Illinois slayings wants to move a murder trial that could lead to his execution to a ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Ex-Illinois US Rep. Reynolds doesn't show for arraignment

    CHICAGO – Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds failed to appear for his arraignment on federal tax charges Monday, and his lawyer told reporters that the Ill ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • ACLU seeks federal enforcement of Illinois child services

    SPRINGFIELD – The American Civil Liberties Union says required funding for child-protective services is in jeopardy because of resistance from the Ill ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • Correction

    A story published on page A3 of Monday’s edition incorrectly identified Nunda Rural Fire Protection District Lt. Ryan Artner.
    July 6, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • Deputies seize pot, cash in home of Lake County man

    LAKE COUNTY – Sheriff’s deputies seized 54 pounds of marijuana and $230,000 in cash after executing a search warrant in the home of a Lake County man.
    July 6, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • MCC to offer course on women in U.S. history

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The history of American women, both noble and not, from Colonial times through the 1990s, will be explored in a women’s history class o ...
    July 6, 2015 - 5:08 pm
  • Former Cary-Grove High School teacher awarded presidential award in teaching

    CARY – A former Cary-Grove High School teacher has received the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, Cry ...
    July 6, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Woman who stole $100K from Crystal Lake business sentenced for not paying restitution

    WOODSTOCK – A former Lake in the Hills woman convicted of stealing from an employer was resentenced Monday for failing to pay restitution.
    July 6, 2015 - 11:06 pm
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