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  • Algonquin Area Public Library has 6 upgrade, expansion options to consider

    ALGONQUIN – Trustees of the Algonquin Area Public Library now have several expansion options to consider after Dewberry Architects presented six poten ...
    May 29, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • McHenry County Board committee hashing out 4-year plan with $33.9M in repairs, upgrades

    WOODSTOCK – A plan working its way through a McHenry County Board committee would prioritize $33.9 million in repairs and upgrades to its capital asse ...
    May 29, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Crystal Lake South High School gives WWII veteran's family diploma on his behalf

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Nearly 500 graduating Crystal Lake South High School seniors crossed the stage Saturday, but one graduate was only there in spirit.
    May 29, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Severe thunderstorm watch issued for McHenry County

    A severe thunderstorm watch for McHenry County is in effect until 9 p.m. Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.
    May 28, 2016 - 8:15 pm
  • State warns of toxic algae forming on Illinois lakes, rivers

    SPRINGFIELD – State officials are warning anyone spending time on Illinois lakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly growing algae that can ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • District 155's four high schools celebrate graduation ceremonies Saturday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – School District 155 high schools sent their senior classes off to their next chapters after graduation ceremonies Saturday.
    May 28, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • District 155's four high schools celebrate graduation ceremonies Saturday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – School District 155 high schools sent their senior classes off to their next chapters after graduation ceremonies Saturday.
    May 28, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Medical marijuana advocates cheer Bruce Rauner's about-face

    CHICAGO – Medical marijuana advocates are applauding Gov. Bruce Rauner's about-face on expanding Illinois' pilot program, saying it will allow time to ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:40 pm
  • 2 dead, 5 missing after heavy rains in Texas, Kansas

    BRENHAM, Texas – At least two people are dead and five people are missing after this week's torrential rains in Texas and Kansas, officials said Satur ...
    May 28, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Woodstock police reports for Saturday, May 28, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 28, 2016 - 9:13 am
  • Andrews Staffing holds ribbon cutting in Crystal Lake

    Andrews Staffing, located at 35 Berkshire Dr., Unit 12, held a Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting recently.
    May 28, 2016 - 9:04 am
  • Law inspired by Crystal Lake South bleacher debacle clearing final hurdle

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Legislation that aims to prevent the Crystal Lake South High School bleacher controversy from happening elsewhere is one vote shy of he ...
    May 28, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • McHenry County College administrator named president at Tennessee school

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One of the top administrators at McHenry County College is leaving his post to become the top administrator at another community colleg ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Memorial Day air travelers get break from long airport security lines

    ATLANTA – Travelers who were dreading long airport security lines ahead of the Memorial Day weekend instead reported moving quickly through checkpoint ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Illinois budget chief issues warning

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget chief warned Friday of “devastating” consequences if Illinois lawmakers don’t agree on a spending plan for an ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:04 am
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