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  • Report: Islamic State group's 'business model' near collapse

    The Islamic State group is hemorrhaging money with every piece of territory it loses, according to a new analysis that found that the group’s “busines ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:04 am
  • DHS weighed National Guard for immigration roundups

    The White House distanced itself Friday from a Department of Homeland Security draft proposal to use the National Guard to round up unauthorized immig ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Food Shed Co-op begins to scout McHenry County locations for grocery store

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County’s community-owned food co-op has begun scouting locations for its brick and mortar store.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Nunda Fire partners with nonprofit to comfort children in crisis

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With the goal of helping McHenry County children during a crisis, the Nunda Rural Fire Protection District on Friday received five back ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Michel, GOP leader skilled at deal-making, dies at age 93

    WASHINGTON – Bob Michel, an affable Illinois congressman who served as leader of the Republican House minority for 14 years and was skilled at seeking ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Trump leaps back into campaign mode, raps media anew

    NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – Hoping to shift attention from his troubled White House, President Donald Trump hit the road Friday to deliver a pep talk to ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Chicago fugitive arrested after being found hiding in Island Lake home

    A Chicago man facing kidnapping, domestic battery and drug charges was arrested Thursday by the Lake County Sheriff’s Warrants Team after he was found ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Woodstock father gets probation, jail time for shaking 4-month-old son

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a Woodstock man who “violently” shook his son 4-month-old son to probation and jail time.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • McHenry County Board expected to weigh in on electronic voting rules

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board’s new electronic voting system will officially go live Tuesday, if board members approve changes to the rules to ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Live well: 10 best places for yoga/pilates in McHenry County

    Our readers nominated 59 different yoga or pilates studios during our 2016 Best of the Fox competition. Here are the top 10.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:23 pm
  • President Trump weighs mobilizing 100,000 National Guard troops for immigration roundups

    The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • Can’t get enough animals? Check out these places:

    Warmer weather will bring more opportunities to get outside. Here are four places worth checking out in Northern Illinois.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 9:27 am
  • Celebrate Women with McHenry County College During Women’s History Month

    McHenry County College is celebrating the struggles and triumphs of women throughout history with several educational events during Women’s History Mo ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 9:08 am
  • Robert Harward turns Trump down for national security adviser job

    WASHINGTON – Vice Admiral Robert Harward has turned down an offer to be President Donald Trump's new national security adviser, the latest blow to a n ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:20 am
  • Community Health Partnership to host open house for Harvard dental clinic

    HARVARD – Community Health Partnership of Illinois will host an open house next week to celebrate the opening of a new dental clinic in CHP’s Harvard ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:28 am
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