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  • At least 26 killed as fighting rages in Syria city of Aleppo

    DAMASCUS, Syria – Air strikes and shelling pounded Aleppo for a third straight day on Sunday, killing two young siblings and at least 24 others in Syr ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demo ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • White House poised to release secret pages from 9/11 inquiry

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration likely soon will release at least part of a 28-page secret chapter from a congressional inquiry into 9/11 that m ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Cary to move forward with multimillion-dollar Metra station as planned

    CARY – The Village Board has decided to continue moving forward with the Metra station improvement project as planned, overruling two trustees who arg ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • Bull Valley to consider allowing video gaming machines in village

    BULL VALLEY – The village of Bull Valley will consider allowing video gaming machines on a trial basis.
    April 25, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • McHenry County Public Access for Week of April 25

    Monday, April 25The Huntley Plan Commission has been canceled.McHenry City Council: 7 p.m., McHenry ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Bill enabling high school-community college dual credit partnerships advances to Senate

    Legislation that would help high schools and community colleges create an opportunity for students to graduate with an associate degree passed the Ill ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • On the Record With: 2015 Crystal Lake Central High School graduate managing her own business

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Rachel Tarlach might be young, but don’t question her ambition.The 2015 graduate of C ...
    April 25, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Huntley High School Class of 2019 will be last with class ranks

    HUNTLEY – Huntley High School will shift to the Latin honor system to recognize student excellence after the Huntley Community School District 158 boa ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • McHenry County sheriff will handle Bull Valley 911 calls when police are off

    BULL VALLEY – Two weeks after eliminating the police chief position, Bull Valley officials are letting residents know their emergency calls will recei ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Illinois seeks to limit use of solitary confinement

    SPRINGFIELD – Brian Nelson’s years in solitary confinement left him terrified of other people, and he said he still can taste the concrete dust from h ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:47 am
  • Gunman wounds 2 outside Wis. prom; killed by police

    ANTIGO, Wis. – An 18-year-old man opened fire with a high-powered rifle outside of a high school prom in northern Wisconsin, wounding two students bef ...
    April 24, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Clinton, Trump stream ahead as rivals show signs of fading

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump surged Sunday toward another round of pivotal presidential primaries as their party leaders faced ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Woman transported with minor injuries after McHenry ATV crash

    McHENRY – One woman was taken to Centegra Hospital – McHenry with injuries not considered life-threatening after an all-terrain vehicle crash Sunday, ...
    April 24, 2016 - 9:15 pm
  • Huntley trustees balk at Village Inn's request for extra renovation funding

    HUNTLEY – Village Inn owner Bill Galanis will go back to the drawing board with his exterior renovation plans after village trustees balked at his fun ...
    April 25, 2016 - 6:56 pm
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