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  • Ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell case at high court will test reach of bribery laws

    WASHINGTON – In its final argument of the term, the Supreme Court will weigh a former Virginia governor’s contention that doing favors for a businessm ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Trump routs rivals in Northeast; Clinton carries 4 states

    PHILADELPHIA – In a front-runner’s rout, Republican Donald Trump roared to victory Tuesday in five contests across the Northeast and confidently decla ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • McHenry County College students to host human trafficking awareness events

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Generation End It student organization will host two events Monday to raise awareness of human trafficking a ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Nippersink School District 2 students to compete in Future Problem Solvers

    RICHMOND – Nine students from Nippersink School District 2 will compete in June with students from around the world in the international Future Proble ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Hebron Village President John Jacobson pleads not guilty to drug, firearms charges

    WOODSTOCK – Hebron Village President John Jacobson on Tuesday formally denied drug and firearms charges based on allegations that police found cocaine ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Algonquin 21-year-old honored as Illinois Soldier of the Year

    ALGONQUIN – Tycjan Sieradzki believes his success as a soldier in the National Guard can be traced back to his upbringing.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • No one injured in Crystal Lake house fire that causes $5,000 in damage

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A residential fire that apparently started near a fish tank caused about $5,000 in damage, a Crystal Lake fire official said Tuesday ni ...
    April 27, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Sarley: Huge muskie caught on Fox River near Algonquin Dam on Tuesday

    Sometimes you just get the urge to go fishing, you know? Carpentersville’s Nick Wechet woke up on Tuesday morning and his fiancée said to him, “Come o ...
    UPDATED: April 28, 2016 - 2:53 pm
  • McHenry's Big R to host grand opening event Friday through Sunday

    McHENRY – The new regional retailer of farm equipment and sporting goods that opened in McHenry in the fall is hosting an upcoming grand opening event ...
    April 26, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Marengo man accused of shooting Woodstock man with BB gun at golf course

    MARENGO – A Marengo man was charged with battery in a Monday incident in which another man was shot twice in the hand with a BB gun at the 18th hole o ...
    April 26, 2016 - 4:21 pm
  • McHenry County's Valley Hi capital plan not a plan to spend down reserve, administrator says

    WOODSTOCK – An ongoing capital plan for Valley Hi Nursing Home is not a mad race to spend down its large budget surplus, its administrator said.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Woodstock police to host drug take-back event Saturday

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 11th opportunity in six years to prevent ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • San Francisco police ensnared in 2nd racist texting scandal

    SAN FRANCISCO – A new batch of racist text messages allegedly exchanged by San Francisco police officers has been released.
    April 26, 2016 - 2:36 pm
  • House GOP leader: No help for Puerto Rico before deadline

    WASHINGTON – Congress will not act to help debt-ridden Puerto Rico ahead of a May 1 deadline when nearly half-a-billion dollars in bond payments come ...
    April 26, 2016 - 2:11 pm
  • The art of the deal: Can game theory help parents?

    NEW YORK – Game theory, a branch of mathematics dealing with strategic thinking, has been applied to scenarios of war, business and biology. But paren ...
    April 26, 2016 - 2:07 pm
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