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  • Huntley man sentenced to two years in prison for stealing gun vault, credit card

    WOODSTOCK – A Huntley man will spend two years in prison after he admitted to stealing a gun vault and Discover credit card.
    NEW: May 2, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • Former employee files civil suit against McHenry County Clerk alleging assault

    WOODSTOCK – A former employee of McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan has sued her for assault, although she made no physical contact with her.
    NEW: May 2, 2016 - 2:48 pm
  • Crystal Lake animal agency rescues 23 dogs from high-kill Texas area

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After a car ride spanning more than 700 miles and half a day, a litter known as the “trashcan puppies” is resting in Crystal Lake.
    NEW: May 2, 2016 - 2:33 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office warns of caller posing as dispatcher

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is investigating a recent incident in which a male caller posing as a sheriff's dispatcher left a voic ...
    May 2, 2016 - 1:40 pm
  • Lakewood man wins $550,000 Lucky Day Lotto jackpot

    LAKEWOOD – A Lakewood man plans to buy a house and save for retirement after winning $550,000 from a lottery ticket, the Illinois Lottery recently ann ...
    May 2, 2016 - 11:44 am
  • MCC board rescinds infrastructure fee, OKs $3 per credit tuition hike

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Board of Trustees rescinded a $10 per credit hour infrastructure fee, which prompted the reconsideration and ...
    May 2, 2016 - 11:48 am
  • Algonquin police reports for Monday, May 2, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 2, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • Wonder Lake crash sends pregnant woman to hospital

    WONDER LAKE – A pregnant woman was taken to the hospital as a precaution after a two-vehicle crash Monday in Wonder Lake, a fire official said.
    May 2, 2016 - 1:50 pm
  • 4 ways to breathe cleaner air at home

    Carbon monoxide and second-hand tobacco smoke are common indoor air pollutants, but many more toxic and odorless substances – from carpeting, painted ...
    April 2, 2016 - 8:08 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 2; Fears of Trump drive immigrants to become citizens

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 2, 2016 - 6:37 am
  • McHenry County officials to host 7th Drug Court graduation ceremony

    WOODSTOCK – In celebration of “National Drug Court Month,” the 22nd Judicial Circuit Adult Drug Court will hold a commencement ceremony at 6:30 p.m. M ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • 1st U.S. cruise to Cuba

    MIAMI – Passengers set sail Sunday from Miami on a historic cruise to Cuba, the first in decades to depart from a U.S. seaport for the communist islan ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Algonquin-based School District 300 OKs contract for website redesign

    ALGONQUIN – Community Unit School District 300 board members recently made the first official move toward a website redesign project, expected to take ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • McHenry County Public Access for Week of May 2

    MondayMcHenry City Council: 7 p.m., McHenry City Hall, 333 S. Green St.McHenry County Board Law and ...
    May 2, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Cruise Nights coming to downtown Huntley starting June 7

    HUNTLEY — The village's downtown area will host weekly cruise nights this summer after the Village Board approved the event this week.
    May 2, 2016 - 12:23 am
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