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  • Illinois woman gets 75 years for father's murder

    MARION – A southern Illinois woman has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for soliciting and aiding in the 2011 murder of her father.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • 11-year-old injured after Richmond crash

    RICHMOND – An 11-year-old girl was taken to the hospital Tuesday night after a two-vehicle crash at a Richmond intersection, fire officials said.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • No injuries after Crystal Lake structure fire

    CRYSTAL LAKE – There were no injuries reported Tuesday after a fire at a Crystal Lake auto repair garage, according to the Crystal Lake Fire Rescue De ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Kincaid mayor resigns after charges

    KINCAID – The mayor of Kincaid in central Illinois has resigned after he was charged for allegedly violating an order of protection and possessing dru ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Former Springfield teacher convicted of sex abuse

    SPRINGFIELD – A former Springfield teacher has been convicted of sexually abusing a young boy more than a decade ago.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • EPA says oil spill migrated to Chicago-area canal

    CICERO – The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency is seeking enforcement action against a Cicero company after an oil spill reached a nearby canal ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Texas man arrested in grandmother's Illinois death

    EAST DUNDEE – A man suspected in the fatal stabbing of his 85-year-old grandmother in her northern Illinois home has been arrested in Texas.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Gov. Quinn vetoes bill increasing speed limit

    CHICAGO – Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed legislation aimed at increasing the speed limit from 65 to 70 miles per hour on interstate highways around Illinoi ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Quinn signs pregnancy discrimination measure

    CHICAGO – New guidelines aimed at preventing workplace discrimination against pregnant women were signed into law by Gov. Pat Quinn this week, a move ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Quinn: State agencies must follow hiring rules

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Pat Quinn deflected blame for state hiring problems Tuesday, saying agencies must follow anti-patronage hiring rules – even when th ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital construction on target

    BARRINGTON – Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital supporters and staff are quick to celebrate any construction milestone in their years-long, $247 million ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Open-ended Gaza truce puts off tough issues

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Israel and Gaza’s ruling Hamas agreed Tuesday to an open-ended cease-fire after seven weeks of fighting – an uneasy deal that ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Faith Lutheran defeats Alden-Hebron

    Faith Lutheran played Alden-Hebron during Tuesday's volleyball match August 26, 2014 in Hebron. Faith Lutheran won, 2-1.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Finalist chosen to lead health department

    The McHenry County Board of Health has selected its candidate to supervise the health department. T ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • District 155 sets new ACT record

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The bar has been set for the Class of 2015 at Community High School District 155. As ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:23 pm
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