Local News

  • Woodstock increases capital outlay projects in 14-15 budget

    WOODSTOCK – The city's proposed budget of $29.5 million in expenditures includes roadway repairs, a potential partnership with the fire department to ...
    April 9, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • MCC faculty reaches tentative deal on new contract

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After roughly 19 months of negotiations, McHenry County College officials and the full-time faculty have come to a tentative agreement ...
    April 7, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Fox River Grove considers restrictions for Ringers Landscape Services

    FOX RIVER GROVE – Ringers Landscape Services may have some new rules under which it would have to operate.
    April 8, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Bullying discussion to be held on Thursday

    MCHENRY— Attention parents, school administration and staff: are you concerned about bullying? Once considered a “normal part of growing up,” reports ...
    April 7, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Woodstock man arrested for driving over 100 mph

    WONDER LAKE - A Woodstock man was arrested Saturday for driving more than 100 miles per hour in a 50 mph zone, according to the McHenry County Sheriff ...
    April 9, 2014 - 10:54 am
  • Officer to speak at Woodstock Coffee with the Chief

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock police officer will join Chief Robert Lowen during April's Coffee with the Chief.
    April 7, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • Photos: American Revolution vet buried in Hebron

    Photos of a contingent of about 35 people who gathered Sunday to honor the only known American Revolution veteran buried in McHenry County.
    April 7, 2014 - 1:40 pm
  • Route 12 back open after utility pole repair

    SPRING GROVE - Traffic is now moving normally on Route 12 in Spring Grove. A portion of Route 12 wa ...
    April 7, 2014 - 1:36 pm
  • Worker flown to hospital after falling off Huntley roof

    HUNTLEY - A construction worker was airlifted to the hospital Monday morning after falling from the roof of a house in a Huntley subdivision.
    April 7, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • On the Record With ... Abby Mann

    Prairie Ridge High School senior Abby Mann’s acceptance to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy is an achievement in and of itself.
    April 6, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Forensic audit wasted Grafton Township tax dollars, officials say

    HUNTLEY – A recently released special audit that found former Grafton Township Supervisor Linda Moore often exceeded her authority while in office was ...
    April 6, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Sons of the American Revolution honor vet buried at Hebron cemetery

    HEBRON – Men dressed in tri-corner hats, blue overcoats, vests and white-collared shirts stood with American flags at the entrance of the Linn-Hebron ...
    April 7, 2014 - 1:17 pm
  • Spring trout fishing season underway in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – The spring trout fishing season is underway at nearly 50 locations across Illinois.Ill ...
    April 6, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • McHenry County companies see money in muddy obstacle races

    Muscle-searing. Sweat-rousing. Mud-drenching.Sound like fun? To a growing number of fitness die-hard ...
    April 9, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Common Core standards get test run in local schools

    Like it or not, students throughout most McHenry County school districts got a taste this week of new assessments tied to the controversial Common Cor ...
    April 5, 2014 - 11:22 pm
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