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  • McHenry County College traffic safety program sees enrollment decline as fewer tickets issued

    As area police are sending far fewer traffic tickets to the McHenry County court system than in previous years, a relevant program run by McHenry Coun ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:48 pm
  • Marengo public works director fired after 13 years with city

    MARENGO – City officials fired the Marengo public works director, ending his 13-year tenure at City Hall where he climbed the department ranks and ult ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • South Carolina paper wins Pulitzer for reporting on domestic violence

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina, won the Pulitzer Prize for public service Monday for an examination of the deadly ...
    April 20, 2015 - 5:03 pm
  • Marlowe Middle School hosts 2-night patriotic event in Huntley starting Friday

    HUNTLEY – Students from Marlowe Middle will recite patriotic speeches, sing and dance during a fundraiser for the Huntley Area Veterans Foundation on ...
    April 20, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Crystal Lake committee to hear details of proposed CVS Pharmacy

    CRYSTAL LAKE – CVS Pharmacy is moving forward with plans to put a store in Crystal Lake, but some neighbors aren’t keen on the drugstore chain’s plann ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Registrations still being accepted for McHenry County Human Race 5K

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Sunday's McHenry County Human Race is supporting 55 local charities this year, and organizers are still accepting registration for part ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Scott Peters attorney: Potential witness conflict in Holiday Hills shooting case

    WOODSTOCK – A potential witness disclosed by prosecutors presents a conflict for attorneys representing Scott Peters, his public defenders told a judg ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Canine flu kills dog in McHenry County, 2 more infections suspected

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One dog in McHenry County has died from the canine flu and at least two others are suspected of having the virus, McHenry County Depart ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Lelisa Desisa wins 119th Boston Marathon; Carolina Rotich takes women's race

    BOSTON – Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won his second Boston Marathon on Monday, two years after he donated the medal from his first title to the city in ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • McHenry police search for man who robbed Subway at gunpoint

    McHENRY – McHenry police are asking for the public’s help to find a man who robbed a Subway at gunpoint Sunday.
    April 20, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Survey: U.S. businesses expect sales to rebound, more hiring

    WASHINGTON – U.S. businesses expect their sales will rebound in the next three months after a sluggish first quarter, and they also plan to boost hiri ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • Man charged in fight over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is better

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a Pennsylvania man's ar ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:31 am
  • Spain: Teacher killed, 4 wounded by student in Barcelona

    BARCELONA, Spain – A Spanish student reportedly armed with a crossbow and a knife killed a substitute teacher and wounded four others at a school in B ...
    April 20, 2015 - 8:23 am
  • 10 Things to Know for April 20; EU leaders gather after Mediterranean shipwreck

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    April 20, 2015 - 6:49 am
  • 5 years after BP spill, drillers push into riskier depths

    ON THE GULF OF MEXICO – Five years after the nation’s worst offshore oil spill, the industry is working on drilling even further into the risky depths ...
    April 20, 2015 - 12:05 am
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