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  • 10 Things to Know for Oct. 2; Oregon gunman asked about religion, witness says

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 6:18 am
  • Cary parents mourn teen killed returning to PADS shelter in Woodstock

    CARY – Curt and Judy Michols always thought their son Chris would come home.He’d matured in the five ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 9:35 am
  • Afghan troops push into city of Kunduz, Taliban in retreat

    KABUL, Afghanistan – Government troops seized control of the strategic northern city of Kunduz on Thursday, the Afghan president announced, following ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Russia confounds U.S. with Syria military moves

    NEW YORK – Now, 1,506 days since the Obama administration first declared that Syrian President Bashar Assad’s “days are numbered,” he’s still there, a ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Deere has tentative labor agreement with UAW workers

    MOLINE – Farm equipment manufacturer Deere & Co. said Thursday it has reached a tentative agreement with the United Auto Workers union, averting a pos ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:45 am
  • Illinois medical marijuana applicants trending female, older

    CHICAGO – The patient most commonly seeking a doctor’s blessing to use medical marijuana in Illinois is an older woman in Cook County with either seve ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Gunman opens fire at Oregon college; at least 9 killed

    ROSEBURG, Ore. – A gunman opened fire inside a classroom at a rural Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least nine people before dying in a ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • McHenry High School District 156 teachers strike: Union, board to meet Friday afternoon

    McHENRY – The McHenry Community High School District 156 teachers union and school board will meet Friday afternoon as the second day of a strike wear ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Man busted after signing up for Binny's card while buying $3,600 in alcohol on stolen credit card, police say

    ST. CHARLES – A man who bought more than $3,600 in alcohol from a St. Charles shop faces felony charges on accusations he did so with a stolen credit ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • McHenry County fields complaints over Plum Tree National Country Club

    HARVARD – A concert Saturday, and future planned events, have some residents in the neighborhoods around Plum Tree National Country Club concerned.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • Gunman opens fire at Oregon community college, killing 7

    ROSEBURG, Ore. – A gunman opened fire at an Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least seven people and wounding 20, authorities said.
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Unincorporated residents concerned about Lakemoor annexation plans

    LAKEMOOR – A number of residents affected by the village's proposed annexation of around 70 homes in an unincorporated area of McHenry County are unha ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • Ex-Algonquin man found guilty of murdering parents in Cary-area home

    WOODSTOCK – Michael W. Romano knew details only the killer would know, a juror said after the jury handed down a guilty verdict Thursday morning.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Rabid bat found in Cary is McHenry County's third of 2015

    CARY – A rabid bat was recently discovered in Cary, McHenry County Department of Health officials announced Thursday.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Sage Products in Cary launches resdesigned website

    CARY – Medical manufacturer Sage Products launched a redesigned website that better meets demand for clients who are on the go, the Cary-based company ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 1:51 pm
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