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  • Huntley Village Board to vote on restricting trucks from downtown streets

    HUNTLEY — The Village Board will vote this week on whether to restrict trucks driving through the village's downtown streets after several trustees op ...
    NEW: Feb. 8, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • Fox River Grove man taken to hospital with second-degree burns

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A 64-year-old Fox River Grove man was taken to the hospital with minor second-degree burns after his oxygen mask caught fire, a fire ...
    NEW: Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:49 pm
  • Algonquin police reports for Feb. 8, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    NEW: Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:35 pm
  • Neighbors in Crystal Lake South High School bleacher lawsuit to get $273K in attorney fees

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 will be responsible for covering $273,000 in legal bills for the property owners who filed a lawsuit ...
    NEW: Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:29 pm
  • Everyday Heroes Breakfast Tickets

    Everyday Heroes are the people who make McHenry County a great place to live and work. They make a ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 1:49 pm
  • U.S. faces shortcomings in coalition-building for anti-ISIS war

    WASHINGTON – To doubters of its strategy for defeating the Islamic State, the Obama administration likes to tout its coalition of 66 nations and claim ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 1:15 pm
  • Woodstock Police not charging man who left loaded gun at post office

    WOODSTOCK – The 56-year-old Woodstock man who dropped his loaded gun at the U.S. Post Office in Woodstock will not face charges from local police beca ...
    UPDATED: Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • Canada to end airstrikes against Islamic State group shortly

    TORONTO – Canada's prime minister on Monday announced that the country will end airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq by Feb. 2 ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Chicago Police at scene of black teen's shooting falsified reports

    CHICAGO – For more than a year after an officer shot and killed a black teen named Laquan McDonald, the Chicago Police Department had video footage th ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff's patrol leader with criminal background resigns

    WOODSTOCK – The man McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim appointed to a supervisory position despite criticism about his criminal background that surfaced ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • Sewer repairs close Crystal Lake streets

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two streets adjacent to Route 14 in Crystal Lake will be closed until 5 p.m. today because of a sewer repair, according to an alert fro ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Obama asking Congress for emergency funding to combat Zika

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus. In an announcemen ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 9:20 am
  • Ted Cruz seeks to appeal to supporters on fringe of GOP

    PETERBOROUGH, N.H. – Some politicians run from polarizing endorsements. Ted Cruz seeks them out.The ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 8:43 am
  • Iran awards medals of honor to its nuclear team

    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran awarded medals of honor on Monday to its nuclear negotiators, who helped clinch a landmark deal with world powers last year.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 8:41 am
  • Quiz: Test your Mardi Gras knowledge

    How much do you know about Mardi Gras? Take our quick quiz to find out. ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 8:37 am
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