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  • Crystal Lake police reports for Saturday, May 21, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 21, 2016 - 9:12 am
  • Cary police reports for Saturday, May 21, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 21, 2016 - 9:13 am
  • Pregnant women in U.S. with Zika spikes in new count method

    NEW YORK – The number of pregnant women in the U.S. infected with Zika virus is suddenly tripling because of a change in how the government is reporti ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Searchers find body parts, seats, luggage from Egyptian jet

    CAIRO – Search crews found floating human remains, luggage and seats from the doomed EgyptAir jetliner Friday, but face a potentially more complex tas ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • TSA head: Expect more airport security delays despite funds

    CHICAGO – The head of the Transportation Security Administration warned travelers Friday to expect long airport security lines to continue during the ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Bill would exclude future county board members from IMRF pensions

    A friendly amendment to a bill by state Sen. Pam Althoff to set new guidelines for how local elected officials participate in the Illinois Municipal R ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Woodstock veteran receives MCC award after overcoming homelessness to help others

    WOODSTOCK – Mike Boyer is a father to two sons, a student at McHenry Community College, a husband to Kelsee Boyer and a Marine Corps veteran.
    May 20, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • McHenry Rec Center giving away yearlong membership at grand opening

    McHENRY – Nearly three months after it opened, the new, $5.8 million McHenry Recreation Center is offering a number of prizes, including a free yearlo ...
    May 20, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Volo-area crash on Route 120 sends motorcyclist to hospital

    VOLO – A motorcyclist was taken to an area hospital after crashing in the Volo area Friday afternoon, a fire official said.
    May 20, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Bernie Sanders campaign down to less than $6 million in cash

    WASHINGTON – Bernie Sanders' campaign had less than $6 million at the start of May, a critical cash shortage as he makes an admittedly tough final pla ...
    May 20, 2016 - 4:58 pm
  • Controversy flares over McHenry West High School Marine graduate's attire

    McHENRY – The McHenry West graduate who could not participate in Thursday's graduation after choosing to wear her U.S. Marine Corps dress blues said s ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Lynn Hammerlund, longtime president of Algonquin library board, dies

    ALGONQUIN — Lynn Hammerlund, who served on the Board of Trustees for the Algonquin Area Public Library District for 28 years, has died, the library sa ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Ex-Johnsburg High School employee admits to sex abuse against students

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a former Johnsburg High School employee to prison after he admitted in court to having inappropriate cont ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • White House on alert after shooting on street outside

    WASHINGTON – The White House has been placed on a security alert after a shooting on a street outside.
    May 20, 2016 - 2:56 pm
  • Food nutrition labels are about to change: Here's what's new

    WASHINGTON – A new look is coming to Nutrition Facts labels on food packages, with more attention to calorie counts and added sugars. And no longer wi ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:52 pm
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