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  • Fox River Grove Middle School girls track team takes second at state meet

    FOX RIVER GROVE – When he meets with parents at the beginning of the middle school track season, Dave Baker tells them the team needs three components ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Pioneer Center for Human Services puts McHenry, Woodstock locations on market

    McHENRY – For sale signs will be going up in front of two of Pioneer Center for Human Services buildings next week.
    May 29, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Lake in the Hills Vietnam veteran creates mobile tribute to fallen Marines

    WOODSTOCK – Ted Biever couldn’t get the seven men who died while fighting in Vietnam off his mind.So ...
    May 30, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • On the Record With ... Dundee-Crown grad and black belt Ethan Loh

    ALGONQUIN – At only 18 years old, Ethan Loh already can call himself a master.More specifically, the ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • From the Editor's Desk: Today's possible because of those who made ultimate sacrifice

    The names you see on pages 20 and 21 of today’s Northwest Herald are the names of heroes.Many have b ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • 2 taken to hospital after Cary-area crash

    Two Cherry Hill residents were taken to an area hospital after getting caught between two vehicles Sunday evening in unincorporated Lake County, a fir ...
    May 29, 2016 - 7:13 pm
  • Johnsburg fire that caused $20,000 in damages deemed accidental

    JOHNSBURG –A garage fire in Johnsburg that caused roughly $20,000 worth of damage was determined to be accidental, fire officials said Sunday.
    May 30, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Illinois Legislature meets Sunday as session's end looms

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois legislative leaders are meeting again with Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner on Sunday to try to settle a dispute that has left the ...
    May 29, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Harvard police reports for Sunday, May 29, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 29, 2016 - 12:32 pm
  • Depp's 'Alice' bombs, 'X-Men: Apocalypse' on top with $65M

    NEW YORK – Johnny Depp's "Alice Through the Looking Glass" bombed over the Memorial Day weekend with just $28.1 million through Sunday in North Americ ...
    May 29, 2016 - 12:14 pm
  • Illinois high school baseball pitch count rule being mulled

    CHICAGO – Officials with the Illinois High School Association are considering a rule that would put a maximum on the number of pitches that can be thr ...
    May 29, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • Woman fleeing robbery in Chicago hit by truck, dies

    CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman who was fleeing from an armed robbery with her boyfriend has died after being hit by a truck on Lake Shore Drive.
    May 29, 2016 - 9:50 am
  • Lakemoor police reports for Sunday, May 29, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 29, 2016 - 9:43 am
  • Illinois students give Civil War vets 'their identity back'

    CHICAGO – With more than a century of rain, wind, snow and pollution conspiring to erase what was once carved into a row of headstones, about the only ...
    May 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Rauner vetoes plan to cut Chicago pension payments

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed a plan Friday that would reduce Chicago’s payments to its police and fire pension funds for each of the next fi ...
    May 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
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