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  • First drive-thru-only in America Burger King is now open in Cary

    CARY – The first drive-thru-only Burger King in the country opened Saturday in Cary.The new restaura ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Golf outing raises money for family of Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak

    HUNTLEY – More than 150 people came out Tuesday to a golf outing benefiting the family of Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak, who died Aug. 23 after a bat ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Marengo looks to I-90 Interchange for new economic development

    MARENGO – The city’s tax increment financing districts have failed to bring economic development, but officials remain hopeful that a new opportunity ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Crystal Lake girl wins equestrian national championship on horse donated after hers died in fire

    When the Valley View Acres stable burned down in November 2014, Natalie Hinz lost what she considered to be a family member.
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Editor's Desk: Helping voters become informed before election

    The Northwest Herald’s Editorial Board decided Tuesday it would make endorsements in all contested McHenry County races and state legislative races wi ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Chicago lawmaker proposes cracking down on Pokemon Go sites

    SPRINGFIELD – Invasive weeds have long threatened to erode dunes on a portion of the Chicago lakefront, but the area recently had to contend with a vi ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Centegra Health Bridge recognized in industry magazine

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center recently was named among the Top 100 Health Clubs of 2016 by Club Industry Magazine. The medicall ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 6:35 pm
  • Islamic State group says spokesman killed in Syria

    BEIRUT – The Islamic State group said Tuesday that its spokesman and senior commander has been killed while overseeing military operations in northern ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 2:20 pm
  • Good boy! Dogs really do know what you're saying, study suggests

    BERLIN – Scientists have found evidence to support what many dog owners have long believed: Man's best friend really does understand some of what we'r ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • Phoenix sheriff Joe Arpaio enters primary amid toughest campaign yet

    PHOENIX – Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces three Republican challengers in Tuesday's primary in what has turned out to be the toughest election in his 23 year ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:33 am
  • Podcast: Around the state in Illinois high school football

    Kankakee Daily Journal sports editor and IHSA football bracket expert Steve Soucie leads a podcast, hosted by Northwest Herald sports editor Jon Styf, ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • 10 things to know for Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 6:29 am
  • Mylan launching cheaper, generic version of EpiPen

    The maker of EpiPens will start selling a cheaper, generic version of the emergency allergy shots as the furor over repeated U.S. price increases cont ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • 2 slain nuns remembered for helping the needy

    DURANT, Miss. – Hundreds of people filled a cathedral in Mississippi’s capital city on Monday to remember two nuns who spent decades helping the needy ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Brazil's president proclaims innocence at impeachment trial

    BRASILIA, Brazil – In a session less electric than expected, Brazil’s suspended president proclaimed her innocence at her impeachment trial Monday, br ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 12:41 am
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