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  • One-time projects increase McHenry County Board budget

    WOODSTOCK – While McHenry County government’s operating costs continue to shrink, a number of one-time expenses will increase its 2017 budget.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Harvard Mayor Jay Nolan resigns to start distillery

    HARVARD – Mayor Jay Nolan resigned from his post Tuesday after more than 11 years to start a distillery in town.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Crystal Lake District 155 officials deny teacher on leave for endorsing Hillary Clinton

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 155 has issued a statement contradicting teacher William Walker’s claims about the reason behind his administrative leave.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Family Health Partnership Clinic celebrates 20 years serving McHenry County

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Suzanne Hoban worked in refugee settlements in Asia, she knew there was a problem when it was easier for them to get health care t ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • A Washington ritual: Reading John Podesta's stolen emails

    WASHINGTON – Poring through thousands of private, stolen emails from Hillary Clinton’s confidants has become a daily ritual in Washington.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Trump, GOP look to 'Obamacare' report as comeback lifeline

    DORAL, Fla. – Suddenly armed with fresh political ammunition, Donald Trump and anxious Republicans across the nation seized on spiking health care cos ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • New mobile app gives McHenry County teens access to mental health services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County teens now have access to mental health resources at their fingertips.T ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • McHenry traffic lights at Bull Valley and Curran roads operational

    McHENRY – Traffic lights at the intersection of Bull Valley and Curran roads in McHenry are now operational.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Fire leaves Algonquin home uninhabitable, fire official says

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin home was left uninhabitable after a fire Saturday morning, a fire official said.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Manny’s Handcrafted Gelato and Cafe to open in mid-November in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A new family business is expecting to open mid-November right off the Huntley square.Manny ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Marengo mulls Route 23, Interstate 90 interchange design

    MARENGO – City officials met to discuss a potential design for the future Route 23 and Interstate 90 interchange.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • 2 seriously injured in motorcycle crash near Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Two were injured Sunday in a motorcycle crash in unincorporated Woodstock.Terrance M. Go ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Crystal Lake man admits to child pornography possession

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man could spend up to seven years in prison after he admitted to possessing child pornography in 2015.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School teacher put on leave after pro-Clinton video shown in class

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Prairie Ridge High School teacher has been put on paid administrative leave after showing a politically charged video and endorsing H ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 5:15 pm
  • Route 14 widening between Woodstock, Crystal Lake to open to traffic this week

    After two years of work, all four lanes of the newly widened Route 14 will open to traffic this week.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
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