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  • High School Football Podcast: 2016 season in review

    The 2016 high school football season is over, and Northwest Herald sports reporters Joe Stevenson and Sean Hammond are here to recap it. First, they g ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • Planned Women's March on National Mall hits scheduling snag

    WASHINGTON – Activists planning a Women's March on Washington want to send a message to the new administration on the day after the inauguration, but ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Flag burning, protected by the constitution, comes under fire in Donald Trump tweet

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump said Tuesday that anyone who burns an American flag should face unspecified "consequences," such as jail or ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump won the presidency but lost the popular vote

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's tweets can't erase the reality that he lost the popular vote in this month's election, according to The Associated Press' ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 8:24 am
  • U.S. economy grew at 3.2 percent in third quarter

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy in the third quarter grew at the fastest pace in two years, with a revised report showing stronger consumer spending tha ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Lake in the Hills police reports for Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 7:49 am
  • Charleston church shooting suspect allowed to act as his own attorney

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – The white man accused of fatally shooting nine black parishioners at a church was allowed Monday to act as his own attorney, openin ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:41 am
  • Donald Trump's threat to end Cuba detente may rouse GOP opposition

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump’s threat Monday to “terminate” the U.S. detente with Cuba could trigger opposition from some Republican lawm ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:41 am
  • McHenry County offers low-cost rabies vaccinations, microchip clinics

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Pets with a microchip and a current rabies vaccination and registration have a better chance of being reunited with their families than ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:32 am
  • Donald Trump drama rolls on as disputes, falsehoods hit transition

    NEW YORK – The drama, disputes and falsehoods that permeated Donald Trump’s presidential campaign are now roiling his transition to the White House, f ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:32 am
  • Crystal Lake school bus plays Dory in Festival of Lights Parade

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For the past 11 years, the Transportation Joint Agreement has entered a decorated school bus into Crystal Lake’s Festival of Lights Par ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Wonder Lake Chamber of Commerce to host Winter Wonder Lake event

    WONDER LAKE – The Wonder Lake Chamber of Commerce is holding a Winter Wonder Lake event Saturday.Fro ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:10 am
  • City of McHenry to host holiday lights recycling program

    McHENRY – The city of McHenry is hosting a holiday light recycling program during the next several months.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • Kiwanis Santa Run in Crystal Lake to take place Sunday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – People dressed in Santa Claus suits will be running around Crystal Lake on Sunday to raise money for local agencies.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Lake in the Hills crash sends woman to hospital, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A woman was sent to the hospital Monday night after a crash in Lake in the Hills, a police official said.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:48 am
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