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  • 2 men charged with murder in killing of pastor's wife

    INDIANAPOLIS – Authorities charged two young men with murder on Monday in the fatal shooting of a pastor's pregnant wife during a home invasion that h ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • Police hunt suspects in mass shooting in New Orleans park

    NEW ORLEANS – Police on Monday sought to determine what touched off a wild shootout in a crowd of hundreds of people at a New Orleans playground, wher ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • McHenry County restoration projects planned for day after Thanksgiving

    WOODSTOCK – Thanksgiving dinners can be worked off restoring three natural areas in McHenry County.M ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Suicide vest found in Paris raises possible link to suspect

    PARIS – A street cleaner on Monday found an explosive vest similar to those used in the Paris attacks near the place where a fugitive suspect’s cellph ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Planned Parenthood sues Texas over blocked Medicaid dollars

    AUSTIN, Texas – Planned Parenthood sued again Monday over efforts by Republican governors to block Medicaid funding to the nation's largest abortion p ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • O'Hare is top offender in increased ground delays at U.S. airports

    NEW YORK – On a recent morning, Delta Air Lines Flight 435 pushed back early from the gate at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. Passen ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • East Algonquin Starbucks gets liquor license; evening menu rollout continues

    ALGONQUIN — The Village Board approved a Class F liquor license for the Starbucks Coffee at 1532 E. Algonquin Road, continuing the chain's rollout of ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Avoid Route 176 as Crystal Lake crews repair water main break Tuesday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Repairs to a water main will divert traffic Tuesday on Route 176. Crews will repair ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Lowest gas prices since 2009, rain await McHenry County Thanksgiving travelers

    Local residents taking holiday trips will find plummeting gas prices and soggy conditions during what experts predict will be the busiest Thanksgiving ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:33 am
  • Lake in the Hills park dept. to offer child care over Thanksgiving break

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Parents looking for a place to send their kids over Thanksgiving break after another option.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Home sales in McHenry County increase for October

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The number of homes sold in McHenry County last month increased 11.6 percent from the same time a year ago, even as the local retail es ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • MCC trustee calls paintings 'borderline pornographic;' student artist responds

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A student artist at McHenry County College said she was left "appalled" after a board trustee, who in the process of advocating for mor ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • Crystal Lake animal rescue's future unclear after teen accused of killing kitten

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The owner of a Crystal Lake animal rescue is uncertain whether it will stay open as Illinois Department of Agriculture officials review ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Election 2016: Active first filing day for McHenry County primary candidates

    WOODSTOCK – The first minute of the first day candidates have to file to run for office in the March 15 primary was a busy one for the McHenry County ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Election 2016: Candidates filing in McHenry County for March 15 primary

    The following is a list of candidates who will appear on the March 15 primary ballot in McHenry County. Candidates marked with an (I) are incumbents:
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 3:32 pm
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