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  • Woman transported to hospital after rear-end crash on Route 31 in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE — A woman was transported to Centegra Hospital – McHenry after a rear-end crash Monday evening on Route 31, a fire official said.
    May 23, 2016 - 10:18 pm
  • Inmate: Drew Peterson admitted to killing missing wife

    CHESTER – A prison inmate Drew Peterson is accused of enlisting to arrange the killing of a state's attorney says the imprisoned former suburban Chica ...
    May 23, 2016 - 8:01 pm
  • Lindenhurst man charged with possession of bombs

    A Lindenhurst man is being held in the Lake County Jail on $1 million bond after being charged Friday with possessing bombs, the Lake County State's A ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Bomb threat leads to evacuation at DeKalb's Clinton Rosette Middle School

    DeKALB – School District 428 administrators evacuated about 600 sixth- through eighth-grade students at Clinton Rosette Middle School after receiving ...
    May 23, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Girls on the Run event in Woodstock draws more than 3,000

    WOODSTOCK – With about 150 yards to go, a 9-year-old North Elementary School student shoved her feet back into her gym shoes and started running.
    May 23, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Donald Trump cites climate change in order to build a wall around his golf resort in Ireland

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump wants to build another huge wall, this time to keep out the rising seas threatening to swamp his luxury golf resort in Irela ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:42 pm
  • Hillary Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question her

    WASHINGTON – FBI agents probing whether Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server imperiled government secrets appear close to completing their ...
    May 23, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Supreme Court throws out death sentence from all-white jury

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court ruled decisively in favor of a death-row inmate in Georgia on Monday, chastising state prosecutors for improperly keepi ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:57 am
  • Tribune rejects second Gannett bid; sets the stage for talks

    NEW YORK – Tribune Publishing rejected a second takeover bid from USA Today owner Gannett, but did say Monday that it was open to further talks.
    May 23, 2016 - 9:17 am
  • Opening statements launch Drew Peterson murder-for-hire trial

    CHESTER – Opening statements are to begin in the murder-for-hire trial of Drew Peterson, the former suburban Chicago police officer accused of plottin ...
    May 23, 2016 - 8:19 am
  • District 300 to work with Cambridge Lakes Charter School management on non-compliance claims

    HAMPSHIRE – After an at-times emotional, yet fairly calm meeting, the Community Unit School District 300 superintendent and the president of the local ...
    May 23, 2016 - 7:52 am
  • Lake in the Hills police reports for Monday, May 23, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 23, 2016 - 7:20 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 23; Obama lifts arms ban in first visit to Vietnam

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 23, 2016 - 6:09 am
  • Trial begins for Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard

    OPELIKA, Ala. – Shrewd, intelligent and disciplined, House Speaker Mike Hubbard was the general of the GOP offensive in 2010 to win Republican control ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Boycott over LGBT law impacts more than just the music fans

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Stagehand Kery Eller doesn't own any Bruce Springsteen albums, but he would smash them if he did.
    May 23, 2016 - 12:41 am
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