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  • Video: Fox Lake Mayor talks about slain Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz

    In this short video from Tuesday, Fox Lake Mayor Donny Schmit talks about Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz, killed Tuesday.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • Video: Lake County Sheriff's Detective Chris Covelli talks about the Fox Lake manhunt

    In this short video from Tuesday afternoon, Lake County Sheriff's Detective Chris Covelli provides an update on the manhunt for three suspects wanted ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:04 pm
  • Fox Lake police officer killed in shooting is veteran lieutenant

    FOX LAKE – Everyone who knew Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz described him the same way: kind, generous, dedicated, proud, a family man.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 12:56 am
  • Marco Rubio says nation doesn't need U.S. Education Department

    CARSON CITY, Nev. – Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio says the U.S. doesn't need a federal Education Department, arguing that its recommenda ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 4:31 pm
  • Video: Police land a helicopter in Fox Lake manhunt

    In this short video from Tuesday afternoon, police land a helicopter that's part of the manhunt in the fatal shooting of an officer in Fox Lake.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:04 pm
  • Crystal Lake man wanted in police standoff has fled; warrant issued

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Crystal Lake police have issued an arrest warrant against a Crystal Lake man after an incident Tuesday caused police to cordon off the ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 6:28 pm
  • Fox Lake police officer killed just miles from Holiday Hills shooting site (with video)

    FOX LAKE – More than a hundred police officers scoured terrain only miles from the site of another manhunt that occurred less than a year before, but ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 6:46 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Sept. 1; Supreme Court rules against clerk in gay marriage case

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 6:12 am
  • McHenry County Board committee examines limited options in wake of scathing dental audit

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Board committee frustrated with the likelihood that prosecuting several dentists accused of double-billing at the taxpaye ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Too much homework? McHenry County students, parents, schools weigh in

    McHENRY – When Casey Hewett was in third grade, she said her homework could take up to an hour sometimes. 
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Illinois’ history museum is latest target in political fight

    SPRINGFIELD – The skeleton of a massive mastodon, thousands of Native American artifacts and a giant shark could be the next casualties in an increasi ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Suspect in Houston-area deputy's death had mental evaluation

    HOUSTON – The man accused of shooting and killing a suburban Houston officer has a history of mental illness and once lived in a homeless shelter, aut ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Legal experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far

    WASHINGTON – Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action against Hillary Clinton or her top aides in connection wit ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • EU struggles for answers as migrant influx raises tensions

    BRUSSELS – French and German leaders reminded other European countries Monday of their shared responsibility toward refugees, as one official blamed h ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • In Alaska, Obama depicts stark future without climate action

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Submerged countries, abandoned cities and floods of refugees await the world barring urgent action on climate change, President Ba ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:00 pm
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