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  • Algonquin-Lake in the Hills fire district to implement paramedic bike program

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – At future races or community events, people may see members of the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District riding par ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Cameroon train crash kills more than 70, injures 600

    ESEKA, Cameroon – Authorities in Cameroon rushed more than 600 injured people to hospitals in the country's two main cities Saturday in an effort to s ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Iraq pushes into town near Mosul after IS assault on Kirkuk

    BARTELLA, Iraq – The Iraqi army pushed into a town near the Islamic State-held city of Mosul on Saturday, a day after dozens of IS militants stormed i ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • AT&T is reportedly in talks to buy Time Warner for $80B

    NEW YORK – Grab some popcorn – AT&T wants to take you to the movies.At least that’s the word on Wall ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Trump vows to sue all female accusers; Clinton focuses on own support

    GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Steering his campaign toward controversy yet again, Donald Trump vowed Saturday to sue every woman who has accused him of sexual ass ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Incoming Caterpillar CEO brings 3 decades of experience

    PEORIA – Caterpillar Inc. officials said the company's new CEO will bring experience in the global markets and an understanding and respect for the co ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Dems count on Duckworth 'W;' Kirk predicts strong finish

    CHICAGO – Illinois was once billed as one of November’s most competitive U.S. Senate races. Now, Democrats are counting on U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth t ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • McHenry-based Catholic Assistance Missions visits Haiti after hurricane

    McHENRY – Four missionaries from Catholic Assistance Missions witnessed the devastating impact of Hurricane Matthew during a recent trip to Haiti.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Johnsburg High School receives fitness equipment from Centegra

    JOHNSBURG – Johnsburg High School received more than $20,000 of used fitness equipment from Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center earlier this month.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Cary zoning board gives positive recommendation for Meyer Material machine

    CARY – The Cary Board of Zoning, Planning and Appeals reviewed a petition from Meyer Material Co. at its meeting Thursday and made three recommendatio ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Man who left loaded gun at Woodstock post office was a McHenry County judge

    WOODSTOCK – The man who dropped his loaded handgun at the Woodstock post office in February was a McHenry County associate judge, according to a polic ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Crystal Lake's Faith Lutheran High School reaches 100 students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Faith Lutheran High School started in 2004, the first class of eight students would complain so much about the small class and lac ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Volunteers 'lend a hand' to various nonprofits Saturday

    WOODSTOCK – Sometimes the most valuable donation to a nonprofit is time, and volunteers took to various missions Saturday to illustrate the point.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: NWHerald.com to stream Madigan documentary

    Michael Madigan is the most powerful state politician in Illinois. He arguably holds more power than any state lawmaker in the country.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 5:04 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Saturday, October, 22, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 4:49 pm
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