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  • Cary homeowner pleads not guilty to arson charge; judge denies bond reduction

    WOODSTOCK – A Cary man is denying allegations that he set fire to a vacant two-story home he owned, leaving it uninhabitable.
    NEW: May 24, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Huntley OKs engineering contract for multi-use path along Route 47

    HUNTLEY – The village is moving forward with its plan for a multi-use path on the east side of Route 47 after the Village Board approved a contract fo ...
    NEW: May 24, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Teen killed in ATV crash in Crystal Lake died of asphyxia, coroner says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A teenage boy killed in an ATV crash Sunday night died after the ATV found on top of his chest cut off his ability to breathe, accordin ...
    NEW: May 24, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • McHenry County gun stores weigh in on proposed Illinois licensing law

    Owners of local gun stores are calling a new proposed state regulatory layer bureaucratic overkill designed to shut them down under the guise of impro ...
    NEW: May 24, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Trump says he’s seeking donations on GOP request

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump holds his first presidential fundraisers this week. The events directly benefit his campaign, but he doesn’t see it that way.
    NEW: May 24, 2016 - 9:53 pm
  • Cuba to legalize small, medium-sized private businesses

    HAVANA – Cuba announced Tuesday that it will legalize small- and medium-sized private businesses in a move that could significantly expand private ent ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:42 pm
  • Hawaii could be first state to put gun owners in federal database

    HONOLULU – Hawaii could become the first state in the U.S. to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:41 pm
  • Illinois bill pushes for legal aid for juveniles in murder cases

    SPRINGFIELD – A lawyer would have to be present when police question juveniles younger than 15 in murder or sex offense investigations under a measure ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:40 pm
  • Family of teen, 15, shot by Chicago police in 2013 asks for FBI investigation

    CHICAGO – The family of a teenager shot to death by Chicago police in 2013 is asking for an FBI investigation after seeing surveillance video that cap ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:39 pm
  • Man found dead where FBI agents shot in suburban Chicago ID'd as parolee

    PARK FOREST – Authorities have identified a man found dead after two FBI agents were shot and wounded while trying to serve an arrest warrant at a sub ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:39 pm
  • Family settles in WWII veteran's death shot by police with beanbag gun

    MARKHAM – Court documents show relatives of a 95-year-old World War II veteran who died after being shot with a beanbag gun by a police officer, who w ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:40 pm
  • McHenry County College Board taking another swing at improving science labs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Board of Trustees on Thursday will consider yet another proposal for new and enhanced science labs and healt ...
    May 24, 2016 - 5:54 pm
  • Connecticut police come to the rescue of a baby deer

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Police in Connecticut have come to the rescue of a baby deer whose mother died.Har ...
    May 24, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • Cary Junior High to have 175 runners in 2nd annual 24-Hour Run

    CARY – Cary Junior High will host the second annual 24-Hour Run this week.The run will begin at 3:30 ...
    May 24, 2016 - 5:58 pm
  • Bernotas Middle School's 5K raises $8,210 for NAMI in McHenry County

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The first-ever Viking Strong 5K at Bernotas Middle School raised more than $8,000 for the National Alliance on Mental Illness in McHenr ...
    May 24, 2016 - 6:11 pm
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