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  • Former Woodstock man sentenced after being charged with sexually assaulting girl he knew

    A former Woodstock man was sentenced to 19 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after being charged with sexually assaulting a girl he knew ...
    NEW: Dec. 9, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Churches vow to offer sanctuary to people in U.S. illegally

    BROCKTON, Mass. – Hundreds of houses of worship are offering sanctuary to people who could face deportation if President-elect Donald Trump follows th ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 2:31 pm
  • Story of Trump letting homeless woman live in hotel is false

    NEW YORK – The Trump Organization says there's no validity to a video in which a woman claims Republican President-elect Donald Trump has allowed her ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 2:31 pm
  • District 47 to discuss proposed tax levy on Monday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 47 Board of Education will vote on a 2016 proposed tax levy at its next board meeting on Monday.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 12:43 pm
  • Johnsburg woman wins $75K on Lottery ticket

    JOHNSBURG — A Johnsburg woman recently won $75,000 on an instant Lottery ticket that she bought at a local gas station.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 12:37 pm
  • President Obama orders review of election hacking

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review on the election-season hacking that rattled the presi ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 12:11 pm
  • Big business warns Donald Trump against mass deportation

    WASHINGTON – Still grappling with Donald Trump's surprise election, the nation's business community has begun to pressure the president-elect to aband ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Lundahl Middle School in session Friday after school officials determine alleged social media threat not credible

    CRYSTAL LAKE — School is in session at Lundahl Middle School in Crystal Lake despite a "concerning social media post" circulating Thursday.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 8:47 am
  • Dylann Roof's mom has heart attack during Charleston church shooting trial, attorney says

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – Dylann Roof’s mother suffered a heart attack not long after prosecutors described how her son planned a cold and calculated killing ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:25 am
  • Donald Trump meets with Ohio State University victims, taking on somber duty

    DES MOINES, Iowa – In the midst of his Cabinet deliberations, President-elect Donald Trump flew to Ohio Thursday to meet with victims and families aft ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:26 am
  • Alleged Chicago gang boss denies ordering hit on informant

    CHICAGO – The purported leader of Chicago’s notorious Hobos street gang took the stand Thursday at his racketeering trial – one of the biggest in rece ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:24 am
  • Bates: McHenry chamber celebrates veterans, announces board of directors

    Veterans Day has come and gone. Having family from the Revolutionary War onward who have served this country, Veterans Day has great significance for ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:20 am
  • McHenry County College to offer training on professional caregiving

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County residents can learn more about becoming a professional caregiver by taking McHenry County College’s training and re-cert ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Weekend snow in the forecast for McHenry County, National Weather Service says

    Although Thursday flurries were not expected to stick, McHenry County could see snow accumulation starting Saturday afternoon, according to the Nation ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Dog returned to Cary owner whose car was stolen outside of Jewel-Osco

    CARY – Hillary Kaplan has her dog, Bruiser, back after her car was stolen Tuesday while she was shopping at the Jewel-Osco in Cary.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:11 am
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