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  • McHenry County financial planners stress saving early, often for retirement

    McHenry County financial planners can agree on one thing when it comes to thinking about planning for retirement: Save early and often.
    May 4, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Donald Trump far behind in preparing for general election

    WASHINGTON – The Republican presidential nomination may be in his sights, yet Donald Trump so far has ignored vital preparations needed for a quick an ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • McHenry County men arrested after selling cocaine in Lake in the Hills bar, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Four McHenry County men are facing felony drug charges after a joint police investigation found the men were selling narcotics out ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • McHenry man dead, another injured in Route 120 crash

    McHENRY – A man and a woman were airlifted to the hospital in critical condition Monday after a one-car crash on Route 120, a police official said.
    May 3, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • Sunnyside Little Store in Johnsburg sells $400K winning lottery ticket

    JOHNSBURG – A Johnsburg gas station and convenience store sold more than gas and ice cream over the weekend.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • 1 taken to hospital after Crystal Lake rear-end crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One person was taken to the hospital Monday after a rear-end crash near the intersection of Route 14 and Crystal Lake Avenue, a fire of ...
    May 2, 2016 - 6:20 pm
  • Huntley man gets 2 years in prison for stealing gun vault, credit card

    WOODSTOCK – A Huntley man was sentenced to two years in prison after he admitted to stealing a gun vault and a Discover credit card.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Former employee files civil suit against McHenry County Clerk alleging assault

    WOODSTOCK – A former employee of McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan has sued her for assault, although she made no physical contact with her.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Crystal Lake animal agency rescues 23 dogs from high-kill Texas area

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After a car ride spanning more than 700 miles and half a day, a litter known as the “trashcan puppies” is resting in Crystal Lake.
    May 3, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office warns of caller posing as dispatcher

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is investigating a recent incident in which a male caller posing as a sheriff's dispatcher left a voic ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • Lakewood man wins $550,000 Lucky Day Lotto jackpot

    LAKEWOOD – A Lakewood man plans to buy a house and save for retirement after winning $550,000 from a lottery ticket, the Illinois Lottery recently ann ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • MCC board rescinds infrastructure fee, OKs $3 per credit tuition hike

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Board of Trustees rescinded a $10 per credit hour infrastructure fee, which prompted the reconsideration and ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Algonquin police reports for Monday, May 2, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 2, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • Wonder Lake crash sends pregnant woman to hospital

    WONDER LAKE – A pregnant Ingleside woman was taken to the hospital as a precaution after her truck was struck Monday in Wonder Lake, police and fire o ...
    May 2, 2016 - 5:01 pm
  • 4 ways to breathe cleaner air at home

    Carbon monoxide and second-hand tobacco smoke are common indoor air pollutants, but many more toxic and odorless substances – from carpeting, painted ...
    April 2, 2016 - 8:08 am
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