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  • Obama defends decision to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama firmly defended his decision to cut nearly three decades off convicted leaker Chelsea Manning's prison term, argui ...
    NEW: Jan. 18, 2017 - 2:04 pm
  • LITH man could face prison after admitting to DUI in 2015 crash that injured 2 men

    WOODSTOCK — A Lake in the Hills man could be headed to prison after he admitted to driving drunk in a crash that seriously injured two men.
    NEW: Jan. 18, 2017 - 2:03 pm
  • Chicago mom charged after 5-year-old daughter shoots herself

    CHICAGO – Police say a 5-year-old Chicago girl is in serious condition after she shot herself in the abdomen with a handgun that she found in her moth ...
    NEW: Jan. 18, 2017 - 1:55 pm
  • Lyons named Northwest Herald managing editor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kevin Lyons, Northwest Herald's news editor since 2004, has been named managing editor of the newspaper and multimedia outlet, effectiv ...
    NEW: Jan. 18, 2017 - 1:48 pm
  • Cary Public Works Department to close portion of First Street to complete water main repair

    CARY – A section of First Street in Cary will be closed Wednesday afternoon while the Cary Public Works Department works on a water main repair.
    NEW: Jan. 18, 2017 - 1:20 pm
  • McHenry County Board shoots down Jack Franks' request for advisory tax freeze referendum

    WOODSTOCK – An advisory referendum asking whether property taxes should be frozen will not appear on the April 4 ballot.
    UPDATED: Jan. 18, 2017 - 2:11 pm
  • Norge Ski Club in Fox River Grove postpones Ski Jumping Championship for first time in over a century

    FOX RIVER GROVE – For the first time in more than 100 years, the Norge Ski Club's Ski Jumping Championships will be postponed, spokesman Charlie Sediv ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 9:45 am
  • Chicago area to see nine fewer mild summer days by end of century because of climate change, study finds

    WASHINGTON – Global warming is going to steal away some of those postcard-perfect weather days in the future, according to a first-of-its-kind project ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 9:15 am
  • U.S. industrial output rose in December; best pace in 2 years

    WASHINGTON – U.S. industrial production increased in December at the strongest pace in two years, as auto factories cranked out more vehicles and powe ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 8:36 am
  • Records show Trump EPA pick Scott Pruitt crusading for industry donors

    WASHINGTON – When President-elect Donald Trump's choice to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency first took office as Oklahoma's attorney gene ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 8:36 am
  • Police: 1 killed in Algonquin single-vehicle crash

    ALGONQUIN — Algonquin police officers are investigating the cause of a single-vehicle fatal crash Wednesday.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 7:59 am
  • Fire causes about $15,000 in damage to Woodstock home, official says

    WOODSTOCK – Fire officials continue to investigate a structure fire that caused between $15,000 to $20,000 in damage to a Woodstock home Monday.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:31 am
  • Editor's Desk: Congratulations on generous holiday donations, McHenry County

    Congratulations to McHenry County residents for stepping up this past holiday season and giving back to the community.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:30 am
  • Abortions in U.S. drop to lowest level since 1974, Guttmacher Institute report says

    NEW YORK – Even as the election outcome intensifies America's abortion debate, a comprehensive new survey finds the annual number of abortions in the ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • McHenry County group to conduct annual survey of homeless in county

    The McHenry County Continuum of Care to End Homelessness will be conducting its annual survey to count and gather information on the homeless populati ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:25 am
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