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  • Heroin awareness event in Crystal Lake includes naloxone training for overdoses

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Training on how to use naloxone in the event of a heroin overdose will be part of an upcoming awareness event.
    May 1, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Obama chooses Chicago to host his presidential library

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama has chosen his hometown of Chicago to host his future presidential library, two individuals with knowledge of the ...
    May 1, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Moments of joy in Nepal as 2 are rescued 5 days after quake

    KATHMANDU, Nepal – The 15-year-old boy had been buried alive under the rubble of this quake-stricken capital for five days, listening to bulldozers cl ...
    April 30, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • Rauner administration to restore $26 million in grant cuts

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s office said Thursday that an unexpected windfall of revenue from income tax receipts will allow the state to restore ...
    April 30, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • Where is Aaron Schock? Lawsuit lawyer says he doesn't know

    CHICAGO – Where is Aaron Schock? An attorney for a campaign donor suing the former Illinois congressman told a federal judge he has been unable to loc ...
    April 30, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • McHenry County Conservation District to vote on resolution opposing consolidation bill

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Conservation District doesn't want a proposed consolidation bill to apply to it – or at least its Board of Trustees is ...
    April 30, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooting: Scott Peters found guilty of attempted murder

    WOODSTOCK – Scott Peters sat motionless looking forward as a judge read his verdict in front of a packed courtroom.
    April 30, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Illinois education leaders recognize Marengo School District 154 superintendent

    MARENGO – Statewide education officials recognized a Marengo superintendent for exemplary leadership in public education.
    May 1, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • McHenry County sheriff's statement on Holiday Hills shooting conviction

    McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim's statement on the Holiday Hills shooting after Scott Peters' conviction:
    April 30, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • Cary man chosen to lead Home of the Sparrow in McHenry

    McHENRY – When Gene Salvadalena left his last job, he sought not just a leadership role at a nonprofit, but a role in which he could work for a cause ...
    May 1, 2015 - 9:44 am
  • Flakka, synthetic drug behind increasingly bizarre crimes

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — One man ran naked through a Florida neighborhood, tried to have sex with a tree and told police he was the mythical god Thor. ...
    April 30, 2015 - 3:26 pm
  • Lawsuit: Educational cadavers mishandled at City Colleges of Chicago

    CHICAGO — A doctor has filed a lawsuit against City Colleges of Chicago, claiming he was fired in retaliation for raising questions about four unident ...
    April 30, 2015 - 2:09 pm
  • Crystal Lake Central grad describes 'chaos' after Nepal earthquake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – It started with the birds. Pigeons – hundreds of them – flew past former Crystal Lake ...
    May 1, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Mother's Day craft, history part of children's program in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Children can make a Victorian-style silhouette as a Mother’s Day surprise at an upcoming Hands-on History event.
    April 30, 2015 - 1:54 pm
  • McHenry County Health Department offering STD testing

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Department of Health is offering affordable, comprehensive testing for sexually transmitted diseases.
    May 1, 2015 - 12:12 am
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