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  • Coral Township roundabout to be built around Old Harmony School

    UNION – Plans have been set to move forward with the single-lane roundabout at U.S. 20 and Harmony Road in Coral Township that will avoid Old Harmony ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • McHenry County school districts build Common Core-aligned curriculum

    HUNTLEY – Second-graders at Mackeben Elementary School last spring were using tablets and makeshift credit cards, making transactions to “buy” everyda ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Genoa mourns death of retired officer

    GENOA – Law enforcement and Genoa community members are mourning the death of retired Genoa police officer Kevin Heiser.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • McHenry District 156 teachers union approves contract; school to resume Tuesday

    McHENRY – School is officially back in session Tuesday for about 2,600 McHenry high school students after a long-disputed teachers contract was ratifi ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Crystal Lake Public Library celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with program for kids

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Movie showings, storytimes and crafts are some of the programs being offered by the Crystal Lake Public Library.
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 3:01 pm
  • MCCD to sell surplus firewood in Crystal Lake, Marengo

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Firewood will be on sale at two McHenry County Conservation District locations this October.
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 2:44 pm
  • Route 31 in McHenry reopens after gas leak

    McHENRY – Route 31 as Nicor continues to repair a gas leak in the area. McHenry Police sent a Nixle ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Prairie Grove School District 46 seeking members for facility review committee

    PRAIRIE GROVE – A second meeting will be held to form a new facility review committee in Prairie Grove Consolidated School District 46 after a scant f ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:45 am
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs officials to host town hall at MCC

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Veterans and their families will be able to learn more about Veteran’s Administration’s health care and benefit systems during a joint ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Illinois Triathlon Championship will not return to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Illinois Triathlon Championship will not be returning to Three Oaks Recreation Area for a third year, a city official said.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • Zimbabwe official: U.S. dentist not wanted for killing Cecil the lion

    HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe is no longer pressing for the extradition of James Walter Palmer, an American dentist who killed a well-known lion called ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:58 am
  • Fresh Thyme Farmers Market opens Wednesday on Route 14 in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Midwestern organic grocer Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will host a grand opening Wednesday in Crystal Lake, company officials announced.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Lake in the Hills rollover crash on Randall Road sends 3 to hospital

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Three people were injured Monday in a rollover crash on Randall Road that involved six vehicles, officials said.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Hillary Clinton has edge in Nevada, site of Dems' first debate

    LAS VEGAS – When the Democratic candidates for president take the stage for their first debate this week in Nevada, they'll do so in a state that serv ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 10:17 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Oct. 12; Clinton has edge in Nevada ahead of debate

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:47 am
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