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  • McHenry County Board meets township consolidation report with tough questions

    WOODSTOCK – The final report of a task force created to pursue consolidating townships by referendum was met with tough questions by some McHenry Coun ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:46 pm
  • Video: Fox Lake Mayor talks about slain Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz

    In this short video from Tuesday, Fox Lake Mayor Donny Schmit talks about Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz, killed Tuesday.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Video: Lake County Sheriff's Detective Chris Covelli talks about the Fox Lake manhunt

    In this short video from Tuesday afternoon, Lake County Sheriff's Detective Chris Covelli provides an update on the manhunt for three suspects wanted ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:04 pm
  • Fox Lake police officer killed in shooting is veteran lieutenant

    FOX LAKE – A 30-year Fox Lake police veteran shot and killed in the line of duty was described as a kind, good man who was proud to be in law enforcem ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 1, 2015 - 6:04 pm
  • Marco Rubio says nation doesn't need U.S. Education Department

    CARSON CITY, Nev. – Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio says the U.S. doesn't need a federal Education Department, arguing that its recommenda ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 4:31 pm
  • Video: Police land a helicopter in Fox Lake manhunt

    In this short video from Tuesday afternoon, police land a helicopter that's part of the manhunt in the fatal shooting of an officer in Fox Lake.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Police investigating in Crystal Lake neighborhood after dispute, officers say

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Police swarmed and cordoned off a Crystal Lake neighborhood after a reported dispute unrelated to the shooting reported in Fox Lake, po ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 1, 2015 - 6:04 pm
  • ChicagoFootball.com Season Kickoff Event

    Kick-off the football season with ChicagoFootball.com! Join us at 6pm on Thursday, September 10, 20 ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • LIVE UPDATES: Fox Lake police officer shot, killed; manhunt continues

    FOX LAKE – A significant air and ground manhunt continues more than eight hours after a Fox Lake police officer was fatally shot Tuesday morning, a ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for Sept. 1; Supreme Court rules against clerk in gay marriage case

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 6:12 am
  • McHenry County Board committee examines limited options in wake of scathing dental audit

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Board committee frustrated with the likelihood that prosecuting several dentists accused of double-billing at the taxpaye ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Too much homework? McHenry County students, parents, schools weigh in

    McHENRY – When Casey Hewett was in third grade, she said her homework could take up to an hour sometimes. 
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Illinois’ history museum is latest target in political fight

    SPRINGFIELD – The skeleton of a massive mastodon, thousands of Native American artifacts and a giant shark could be the next casualties in an increasi ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Suspect in Houston-area deputy's death had mental evaluation

    HOUSTON – The man accused of shooting and killing a suburban Houston officer has a history of mental illness and once lived in a homeless shelter, aut ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Legal experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far

    WASHINGTON – Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action against Hillary Clinton or her top aides in connection wit ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 11:01 pm
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