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  • Trump tower opens in Vancouver but the welcome isn’t warm

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The furies unleashed by Donald Trump’s rise to the U.S. presidency are shaking Vancouver, where a gleaming new Trump Int ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Cosby won’t face a barrage of accusers at his trial

    PHILADELPHIA – In a major break for Bill Cosby, a judge ruled Friday that just one of the comedian’s multitude of other accusers can testify at his tr ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam overseas as town hall held without him

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board President Erica Nelson believes Illinois hasn’t been doing its job to fund public education.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Residents form ‘Indivisible’ political group in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Local residents have formed an “indivisible” political group in Crystal Lake.Resident ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Witnesses say bar gunman shouted ‘get out of my country’

    OLATHE, Kan. – In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to “get out of my country,” witnesses said, then opened fire in ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:07 am
  • White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports

    WASHINGTON – The White House on Friday defended chief of staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he asked FBI ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • McHenry County College offering programs for Women’s History Month

    CRYSTAL LAKE – To celebrate Women’s History Month, McHenry County College will host educational events throughout March to address significant challen ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Trump blasts media, anonymous sources

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources – just hours after members of his own staff insisted ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • Best tactic for some governors is to avoid mention of Trump

    WASHINGTON – These should be heady times for the GOP as the nation’s governors prepare to gather for their winter meeting in Washington, D.C. Republic ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Contested races make Algonquin Township GOP primary a bellwether

    The retirement of the supervisor and an effort to end a family’s half-century hold on the highway commissioner’s office makes the Algonquin Township R ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Cary awarded for excellence in financial reporting

    CARY – For the 18th consecutive year, the village of Cary has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Protesters converge on U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren’s office

    CAMPTON HILLS – Cloudy skies, blustery wind and a cold drizzle were no deterrent as about 100 people protested outside the Campton Hills district offi ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Woodstock police officer facing DUI charge from Lake County crash placed on leave

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock police officer facing a drunken driving charge after a crash in Round Lake Beach has been put on administrative leave.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 5:51 pm
  • BBQ King Smokehouse plans second location in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A house at 11708 Coral St. in Huntley that has fallen into disrepair could be replaced with a BBQ King Smokehouse and two retail businesses.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 5:08 pm
  • Zion man gets 28 years in prison for providing fatal dose of heroin to Algonquin woman

    WOODSTOCK — A Zion man was sentenced to 28 years in prison Friday for the drug-induced homicide of 21-year-old Algonquin resident Danielle Barzyk.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:35 pm
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