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  • Electricity rates to go down in several McHenry County communities

    Electricity rates are set to go down for residents of five McHenry County communities. The municipal ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Crystal Lake approves $105.1 million budget

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The $105.1 million budget approved without discussion Tuesday places an emphasis on capital expenditures, particularly on improvements ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Subdivision near Holiday Hills faces another Nunda Township battle

    Residents in a private 79-home neighborhood near Holiday Hills are distraught over two subdivision pillars they say the Nunda Township Road District r ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • McHenry County home sales, prices increase in March

    Home sales in McHenry County jumped 16 percent in March from a year earlier, and median sales prices increased by 6.5 percent, as numerous counties in ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • MCC to host presentation on Abraham Lincoln assassination

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The assassination of Abraham Lincoln will be the focus of a lecture by a nationally recognized speaker and award-winning history teache ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for April 22, 2015

    • Jeffrey S. Dominick, 46, 205 W. Walworth St., Elkhorn, Wisconsin, was charged Friday, Dec. 26, with driving under the influence of alcohol and drivi ...
    April 22, 2015 - 3:38 pm
  • Crystal Lake police seek information on damage at car lot

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Police Department and the Crystal Lake Crime Stoppers are seeking information that might help solve multiple property ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Probation, jail ordered for former Lakemoor man's guilty plea to sex crimes

    WOODSTOCK – A former Lakemoor man was sentenced to two years probation and six months in jail and must register for life as a sex offender for nearly ...
    April 23, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Wisconsin father driving family to hospital for 8th child's birth killed after deer struck van

    WAUSAU, Wis. — Donors have contributed more than $300,000 for a Wisconsin family of eight children who lost their father when a deer struck his van.
    April 22, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • Richmond's Main Stay Therapeutic Farm to host gala benefit in Harvard

    HARVARD – Main Stay Therapeutic Farm, formerly Main Stay Therapeutic Riding Program, in Richmond will have its annual Black Tie & Blue Jeans Gala from ...
    April 22, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • SkyWest Airlines flight from Chicago lands in Buffalo after emergency

    CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. — Authorities say a SkyWest Airlines flight from Chicago has made an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, and at least one passen ...
    April 22, 2015 - 1:58 pm
  • No uniformed officers, wheelchair for accused Holiday Hills shooter at trial, judge rules

    WOODSTOCK – Off-duty officers cannot be in uniform to observe the trial for Scott B. Peters because their presence in the courtroom could sway a jury, ...
    April 23, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Former Auschwitz-Birkenau guard describes death camp in chilling detail

    LUENEBURG, Germany — A former SS sergeant described in chilling detail Wednesday how cattle cars full of Jews were brought to the Auschwitz death camp ...
    April 22, 2015 - 12:39 pm
  • Italy: U.N. presence in Niger, Sudan can help migrant crisis

    ROME — Italy pressed the EU on Wednesday to devise robust steps to stop the deadly tide of migrants crossing the Mediterranean, including considering ...
    April 22, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • MCC info session aimed at adults thinking about returning to college

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Adults who are thinking about returning to college can get their questions answered at a free information session hosted by McHenry Cou ...
    April 23, 2015 - 11:17 pm
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