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  • Winter Weather Advisory issued for McHenry County for Sunday

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for 7 a.m. Sunday through 6 p.m. for McHenry County.
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 6:53 pm
  • Volunteers needed for MCCD’s Pioneer Fen Restoration Days

    JOHNSBURG – The McHenry County Conservation District is inviting the public to participate in its Restoration Workdays on Saturday and Tuesday at Pion ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Crystal Lake's sister-city partnership with Holzgerlingen, Germany, reaches 20-year mark

    Crystal Lake’s sister city of Holzgerlingen, Germany, is an older sister – much older.Crystal Lake’s ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump

    WASHINGTON – A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation’s cybersecurity, including creating a nutritiona ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • During first look at wildfire rubble, residents in a daze

    GATLINBURG, Tenn. – Residents and business owners in Gatlinburg got their first look at the wildfire destruction Friday, and many walked around the on ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • The 'Two Trumps' surface in president-elect's transition

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump’s skeptics hope the presidency will reveal a serious side of the brash businessman. His supporters want him to keep the freewh ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Illinois lawmakers sue to get paid despite state budget mess

    SPRINGFIELD – Six state representatives filed a lawsuit Friday demanding paychecks the Illinois comptroller cut off last spring because there’s no bud ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • IDOT, business owners discuss proposed Route 47 project in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – The Illinois Department of Transportation held a meeting Friday at the Woodstock Public Library to go over a proposed project for Route 47 ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Fox Lake woman involved in 2014 police shooting sentenced to one year in prison

    WOODSTOCK – A Fox Lake woman was sentenced to one year in prison for her involvement in a 2014 police shooting.
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • 26-year-old McHenry man in critical condition after Hoffman Estates shooting

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Hoffman Estates Police are investigating a shooting that left a 26-year-old McHenry man in critical condition, a police official sai ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Prison sentence stands for man convicted of killing Island Lake woman in 2014

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge will not reconsider a lengthy prison sentence for a Chicago man who was found guilty but mentally ill in the first- ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Trump voter lost her home to new Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin

    WASHINGTON – When Donald Trump named his Treasury secretary, Teena Colebrook felt her heart sink.She ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 10:01 am
  • 3 dead after wrong-way crash on I-88 in suburban Chicago

    WARRENVILLE – Police say three people are dead following a wrong-way crash involving two cars along Interstate 88 in suburban Chicago.
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 9:18 am
  • Washington police kill suspect, rescue children in Tacoma standoff that left officer dead

    SEATTLE – A Washington state police officer responding to a domestic violence call was fatally shot and his fellow officers still were “taking fire” a ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 1:33 am
  • Death toll from wildfires increases to 11

    GATLINBURG, Tenn. – Crews discovered the remains of three more people as they searched the rubble of wildfires that torched hundreds of homes and busi ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 1:30 am
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