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  • Defense seeks to ban McHenry-area murder suspect's police interview

    WOODSTOCK – The defense attorney for a McHenry-area man accused of murdering his former girlfriend has asked a judge to bar statements he made to auth ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:43 am
  • Hampshire woman killed in Elgin after being hit by vehicle on Route 31

    The Kane County coroner has identified a woman who was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Elgin.
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • McHenry School District 156 approves 1.5 percent tentative levy increase

    McHENRY – McHenry Community High School District 156 is asking taxpayers for a total 2015 tax levy of $22.8 million, not including bond and interest, ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 6:25 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 board to keep 2015 tax levy flat

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After unanimously rejecting a proposal to ask for an increase in property tax dollars, the Community High School District 155 Board vot ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • Possible census changes could make whites a minority sooner

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The U.S. Census Bureau is considering changes to its race and ethnicity questions for 2020 that experts believe could make whites ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • Cary Village Board approves 8-unit housing development on Haber Road

    CARY – The Village Board voted Tuesday to approve a revised plan for an eight-unit housing development at 400 Haber Road.
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:53 am
  • Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow asking judge to unfreeze bank accounts

    FOX LAKE – A hearing will be Friday on a motion from Melodie Gliniewicz, the widow of Fox Lake police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz, asking for a judge to rem ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Fox River Grove raffling off 150 turkeys, hams in fundraiser for fire department

    FOX RIVER GROVE — The Fox River Grove Fire Fighters Association will host its annual "Poultry Party" turkey raffle at 7 p.m. Friday night at 411 Algon ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 2:06 pm
  • Documents: Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow's statement, court filings over frozen assets

    Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow, Melodie Gliniewicz, issued a statement, plus court filings over frozen assets.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 2:01 pm
  • Fundraiser planned for McHenry County's Shop with a Cop program

    McHENRY – A fundraiser for the McHenry County's Shop with a Cop program is coming up this November.T ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Crystal Lake to participate in statewide Thanksgiving crackdown

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Police Department will be participating in a statewide crackdown on drunken driving and seat belt violations this Than ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • Pioneer Center for Human Services kicks off #McHenryCountyGives campaign

    McHENRY – With the absence of a state budget hanging over nonprofits, the McHenry-based Pioneer Center for Human Services is leading an effort to bran ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Woodstock police looking for burglary suspect, school District 200 lockdown lifted

    WOODSTOCK – Schools were put on soft lockdown Wednesday as Woodstock police searched for a man they say was one of three involved in a residential bur ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office looks to hire new deputies

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is hiring deputies. The office is accepting applica ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 1:06 am
  • National Weather Service warns of high winds hitting McHenry County

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The National Weather service is warning residents of high winds that could create hazards Wednesday as they sweep through Crystal Lake ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 7:02 am
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