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  • Crystal Lake police reports for Tuesday, May 3, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Miller: How Mah became Illinois' likely first Asian-American legislator

    Theresa Mah (D-Chicago) was never given much of a chance at winning the 2nd House District Democratic primary race on March 15 against a well-known po ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Illinois House likely to vote today on graduated income tax

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would ultimately let vote ...
    May 3, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq

    STUTTGART, Germany – Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed near Irbil in Iraq.
    May 3, 2016 - 6:51 am
  • Coroner IDs McHenry man killed, wife injured in Route 120 crash

    McHENRY – The McHenry County Coroner's Office has identified the 35-year-old McHenry man who died Monday after a single-vehicle crash on Route 120.
    UPDATED: May 3, 2016 - 8:27 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 3; Ted Cruz seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 3, 2016 - 6:18 am
  • Puerto Rico skips bond payments, says Congress must help

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – A spiraling Puerto Rico debt crisis reached a new milestone as the island missed nearly $370 million on a bond payment Monday ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Prince's siblings appear in probate court in 1st hearing on estate

    CHASKA, Minn. – Five of Prince’s six surviving siblings appeared in court Monday for the first hearing to start sorting out an estate certain to be wo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Cheering Cubans greet first cruise ship from U.S. in decades

    HAVANA – Greeted with rum drinks and salsa dancers, the first passengers to cruise from the U.S. to Cuba in nearly 40 years streamed Monday into a cro ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Cruz fights for survival as Trump eyes Indiana knockout

    OSCEOLA, Ind. – Ted Cruz’s conservative crusade for the presidency fought for new life Monday ahead of an Indiana vote that could effectively end the ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Field of Honor displays in Algonquin, Cary to honor fallen military members

    ALGONQUIN – The Veterans Network Committee of Northern Illinois will continue its tradition of honoring members of the military who died in Iraq and A ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Stiemke: More than $77K raised at McHenry County Human Race

    The sixth annual McHenry County Human Race on April 24 was a great example of how individuals in this county care for one another.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Illinois Tollway to host open house on I-90 construction project

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – The Illinois Tollway will host public open house meetings in May to provide information about construction scheduled in 2016, includ ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • McHenry County financial planners stress saving early, often for retirement

    McHenry County financial planners can agree on one thing when it comes to thinking about planning for retirement: Save early and often.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Donald Trump far behind in preparing for general election

    WASHINGTON – The Republican presidential nomination may be in his sights, yet Donald Trump so far has ignored vital preparations needed for a quick an ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:37 am
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