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  • In Iowa, Hillary Clinton says climate plan will promote renewable energy

    AMES, Iowa — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton says climate change is real and people are "just not paying attention" if they d ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Dogs survive Caseyville house explosion; natural gas leak suspected

    CASEYVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Several dogs thought to have died in a southern Illinois house explosion caused by a suspected natural gas leak have been resc ...
    July 27, 2015 - 5:03 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for July 27; Mourners remember women shot in Louisiana theater

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    July 27, 2015 - 6:09 am
  • Senior Republicans rebuke Cruz over his attacks on McConnell

    WASHINGTON – Senior Senate Republicans lined up Sunday to rebuke Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz for harshly criticizing Majority Leader Mitch McConnel ...
    July 27, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Obama: Kenya at 'crossroads' between peril and promise

    NAIROBI, Kenya – Declaring Kenya at a “crossroads” between promise and peril, President Barack Obama on Sunday pressed the nation of his father’s birt ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • On the Record With: Crystal Lake man running for suicide prevention

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For Crystal Lake resident Phil King, running is symbolic of life.“Just keep putting o ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Illinois law protects police, jails when denying medical marijuana to inmates, arrestees

    WOODSTOCK – A bill introduced by a McHenry County state representative that closed a medical marijuana loophole received the governor’s signature last ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Lawmaker pay, a firestorm for years, lit again

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois government by the numbers: 27 days into a new fiscal year, the state has no budget, a deficit of up to $4 billion and Republica ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • McHenry County millennials entering job market tough for young adults

    Congratulations, Class of 2015 college graduates. We have a gift for you, all estimated 2.8 million ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Man taken to hospital with burns from bonfire in unincorporated Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A man was taken to the hospital Sunday morning with burns after the bonfire he was starting flashed suddenly larger, a fire official sa ...
    July 26, 2015 - 2:44 pm
  • Missing Spring Grove man found in Chicago

    SPRING GROVE – An 82-year-old Spring Grove man missing since Friday afternoon was found Saturday night in Chicago, according to a Lake County Sheriff' ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • 2016 Republicans use Donald Trump, TV to make debate cut

    AMES, Iowa – Rick Perry is attacking Donald Trump's credibility and branding the billionaire businessman "a cancer on conservatism." Rick Santorum, a ...
    July 27, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • 25 years on, Americans with Disabilities Act has changed lives of millions

    NEW YORK – Five days before he was to start college, Fred Maahs' world turned upside down. Off the Delaware coast in 1980, on the last day of summer v ...
    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry County College registering students for CNC, robotics programs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Registration is open for college students and working adults interested in training for high-skilled, in-demand careers the manufacturi ...
    July 26, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • County judge awards attorney’s fees in settlement with sheriff’s office

    WOODSTOCK – A local online newspaper publisher who sued the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office over a Freedom of Information Act violation was granted a ...
    July 26, 2015 - 12:04 am
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