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  • Carpentersville police seize 6 pounds of heroin, arrest 2

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Two men face felony drug charges after police seized about 6 pounds of heroin and more than $10,000 in cash from their homes.
    March 24, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • Crystal Lake police arrest three suspects in robbery, beating

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two men and a woman face felony charges for beating and robbing a man in Crystal Lake earlier this month.
    March 24, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • McHenry County fire departments seeing shortage of young recruits

    SPRING GROVE – McHenry County fire officials – like their counterparts across the country – are having a difficult time finding young recruits to take ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • La Salle man continues his search for relative

    OTTAWA – After years of work, Naramor Cemetery looks more like a cemetery than cow pasture.Before Jo ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • Geologist: Shell hid Nigeria spill dangers

    JOHANNESBURG – Royal Dutch Shell’s Nigeria subsidiary “fiercely opposed” environmental testing and is concealing data showing thousands of Nigerians a ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Trump campaign chair offers to talk to House panel on Russia

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, has volunteere ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • London attacker cheerful, joking on eve of deadly rampage

    BIRMINGHAM, England – Long before his short stints in jail turned into years behind bars, Khalid Masood was known as Adrian Elms, with a reputation fo ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • Trump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump green-lighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a “great day for American jobs” and si ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • No repeal for 'Obamacare' – a humiliating defeat for Trump

    WASHINGTON – In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal “Obamacare” off the House floor Friday when ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill

    WASHINGTON – Republican leaders have abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a ...
    March 24, 2017 - 2:45 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Raymond Knake, candidate for Marengo Alderman

    Name: Raymond KnakeAge: 38Town: MarengoOffice sought: Alderman Ward 11) What skills, qualities or ex ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:51 pm
  • GOP health bill short of support ahead of do-or-die vote

    WASHINGTON – Republicans' long-promised effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare" was in serious trouble Friday ahead of a do-or-die vote demanded by P ...
    March 24, 2017 - 2:46 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Denise Bogacz, candidate for McCullom Lake village trustee

    Name: Denise Bogacz Age: 61 Town:  McCullom Lake Office sought:  Trustee 1) What skills, qualities o ...
    March 24, 2017 - 1:21 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Marilyn Shepit, candidate for McCullom Lake village president

    Name: Marilyn Shepit             Age:52 Town: McCullom Lake  Office sought: Village President 1) Wha ...
    March 24, 2017 - 1:12 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Terry Counley, candidate for McCullom Lake village president

    Name: Terry CounleyAge: 63Town: Village of McCullom LakeOffice sought: Village President1) What skil ...
    March 24, 2017 - 1:12 pm
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