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  • Turkey Trot for Hospice 5K set for Thanksgiving Day

    McHENRY – McHenry County residents can burn some calories before Thanksgiving feasts and give back to the community at the same time during the third ...
    NEW: Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Head-on collision sends one to hospital

    WAUCONDA – A head-on collision sent one person to the hospital, a fire official said.The Wauconda Fi ...
    NEW: Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Marengo expects 2 percent property tax levy increase

    MARENGO – Seeing another year of declining property values, Marengo officials expect to collect only about $30,000 more in property taxes next year.
    NEW: Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • MCCD to see property tax revenues return to 2012 levels

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Conservation District officials have been predicting financial doom all year.
    NEW: Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Algonquin chief recommended to be next U.S. marshal for Northern Illinois district

    ALGONQUIN – The retiring Algonquin police chief was named one of three finalists to be the next U.S. marshal of the Northern Illinois District.
    NEW: Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Special prosecutors ordered in civil suit against state's attorney

    WOODSTOCK – A federal judge ordered special prosecutors to represent a McHenry County judge and a former prosecutor in a civil lawsuit against State’s ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Cary-Grove defeats Libertyville, 41-7

    Cary-Grove is headed to state after winning Saturday's Class 7A semifinal game against Libertyville November 22, 2014. Cary-Grove won, 41-7.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:31 pm
  • Immigrants urged to take advantage of Obama action

    CHICAGO – Democratic politicians gathered at a Chicago high school Saturday to encourage Illinois' immigrant population to register with the federal g ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 7:45 pm
  • Attorney general warns of immigration scams

    CHICAGO – The Illinois attorney general's office warns that with President Obama's sweeping immigration changes comes the possibility of immigration s ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:41 pm
  • Pekin man sentenced for dealing deadly heroin

    PEORIA – A 24-year prison sentence has been handed a Pekin man for selling heroin federal prosecutors say killed at least three people.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:40 pm
  • Illinois' Rauner tackles full transition agenda

    SPRINGFIELD – From dealing with a rush of job-seekers to a leaky roof and hard feelings among opponents he now needs, Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner has been ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:37 pm
  • Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrest

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities arrested three protesters during a third straight night of unrest in Ferguson as tensions mount amid speculation that ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Attorney general warns of immigration scams

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois attorney general's office warns that with President Obama's sweeping immigration changes comes the possibility of immigrat ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels, Al-Shabab, attacked a bus in northern Kenya at dawn Saturday, singling out and killing 28 pa ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Chicago holiday lights festival set for Saturday

    CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of spectators are expected in downtown Chicago for the annual Magnificent Mile Lights Festival.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:54 am
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