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  • Marian Central to host mobile food pantry Friday

    WOODSTOCK – Marian Central Key Club students will hold a mobile food pantry Friday with the hope of feeding about 200 families.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Early voting begins Monday in McHenry County

    Early voting for the Nov. 8 election begins Monday at 10 polling places throughout McHenry County, marking the beginning of the end of a long and grue ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Centegra Sports Care program gives student athletes immediate aid

    The Centegra Sports Care program provides several high schools around McHenry County with additional athletic training and clinical services.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: NWHerald.com to stream Madigan documentary

    Michael Madigan is the most powerful state politician in Illinois. He arguably holds more power than any state lawmaker in the country.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Poles stage new protests over proposed abortion restrictions

    WARSAW, Poland – Polish women put black clothes back on and returned to the streets Sunday, launching another round of protests against efforts by the ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • Ballot selfies: A look at where they are allowed or not

    Secrecy in the voting booth has become a thing of the past for those ready to share their views and daily lives on social media, but laws nationwide a ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • Love Food? Turn it into a Career!

    Whether the economy is up or down, there will always be jobs in the food service industry. In fact, the culinary and hospitality field is one of the l ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:30 am
  • Read, weigh the issues, then vote

    TV celebrity Mike Rowe – of Ford trucks, dirty jobs and doing it because somebody’s gotta – recently was asked to use his celebrity to encourage peopl ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Algonquin-Lake in the Hills fire district to implement paramedic bike program

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – At future races or community events, people may see members of the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District riding par ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:29 am
  • Cameroon train crash kills more than 70, injures 600

    ESEKA, Cameroon – Authorities in Cameroon rushed more than 600 injured people to hospitals in the country's two main cities Saturday in an effort to s ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Iraq pushes into town near Mosul after IS assault on Kirkuk

    BARTELLA, Iraq – The Iraqi army pushed into a town near the Islamic State-held city of Mosul on Saturday, a day after dozens of IS militants stormed i ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • AT&T is reportedly in talks to buy Time Warner for $80B

    NEW YORK – Grab some popcorn – AT&T wants to take you to the movies.At least that’s the word on Wall ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Trump vows to sue all female accusers; Clinton focuses on own support

    GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Steering his campaign toward controversy yet again, Donald Trump vowed Saturday to sue every woman who has accused him of sexual ass ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Incoming Caterpillar CEO brings 3 decades of experience

    PEORIA – Caterpillar Inc. officials said the company's new CEO will bring experience in the global markets and an understanding and respect for the co ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Dems count on Duckworth 'W;' Kirk predicts strong finish

    CHICAGO – Illinois was once billed as one of November’s most competitive U.S. Senate races. Now, Democrats are counting on U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth t ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:18 am
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