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  • Woodstock bird tests positive for West Nile virus, McHenry County's first this year

    WOODSTOCK – The first bird testing positive for West Nile virus in McHenry County this year was collected in Woodstock, according to a news release fr ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • Algonquin church to host mobile food pantry

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin church on Saturday is opening its parking lot and a mobile food pantry to anyone in need of food assistance.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:59 pm
  • McHenry County College seeks president to stay long term, focus on student success

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The overriding emphasis on picking the next leader of McHenry County College is finding someone who will help the college meet its goal ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 5:25 pm
  • State Sen. Pam Althoff formally announces her re-election campaign

    McHENRY – Republican state Sen. Pam Althoff made official that she is seeking a fourth full term in Springfield.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Teen driver cited after rollover crash in McHenry

    McHENRY – Police cited a 16-year-old McHenry driver after a crash Thursday morning that caused his pickup truck to roll over, officials said.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:36 pm
  • Michigan man charged with DUI in McHenry crash that injured passenger

    McHENRY – A 33-year-old Michigan man faces DUI charges after he drove off the road and caused a crash that injured his passenger Wednesday, officials ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:36 pm
  • Crystal Lake school bus carrying 42 students rear-ended (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A group of Hannah Beardsley Middle School students started their second day of school with a jolt when their school bus was rear-ended ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • Harvard man accused of fondling minor

    HARVARD – A Harvard man is accused of fondling an underage female.According to blotter provided by H ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Former Cary man admits fondling 4-year-old girl

    WOODSTOCK – A 21-year-old faces three to seven years in prison after admitting Thursday to allegations that he fondled a young girl.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District offers programs for home schoolers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An upcoming expo designed for parents who home school is one of several programs offered by the Crystal Lake Park Districts designed fo ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Wonder Lake man cited for DUI in rollover crash

    WONDER LAKE – A 65-year-old Wonder Lake man was cited for DUI after he was in a rollover crash Wednesday, police said.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • Home of the Sparrow moves McHenry office

    MCHENRY  – Home of the Sparrow is relocating its main administrative headquarters.The administrative ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Algonquin town home fire sends 1 to hospital

    ALGONQUIN – One person was taken to the hospital after a fire Wednesday in Algonquin, fire officials said.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 27; On-air killings grip millions on social media

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 6:22 am
  • Saudi arrested in 1996 bombing that killed 19 Americans

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – A man described as the mastermind of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing that killed 19 American servicemen in Saudi Arabia h ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:21 am
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