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  • $100,000 winning lottery ticket bought in Lake in the Hills stays unclaimed

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Time is out for an Illinois Lottery player who never redeemed a winning $100,000 ticket that was bought in Lake in the Hills.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Woodstock police issue dozens of citations during Click It or Ticket campaign

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department announced the results of an enforcement campaign conducted Nov. 14 to 27 designed to crack down on drivers ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • High School Football Podcast: 2016 season in review

    The 2016 high school football season is over, and Northwest Herald sports reporters Joe Stevenson and Sean Hammond are here to recap it. First, they g ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills police reports for Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 7:49 am
  • McHenry County offers low-cost rabies vaccinations, microchip clinics

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Pets with a microchip and a current rabies vaccination and registration have a better chance of being reunited with their families than ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:32 am
  • Crystal Lake school bus plays Dory in Festival of Lights Parade

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For the past 11 years, the Transportation Joint Agreement has entered a decorated school bus into Crystal Lake’s Festival of Lights Par ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Wonder Lake Chamber of Commerce to host Winter Wonder Lake event

    WONDER LAKE – The Wonder Lake Chamber of Commerce is holding a Winter Wonder Lake event Saturday.Fro ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:10 am
  • City of McHenry to host holiday lights recycling program

    McHENRY – The city of McHenry is hosting a holiday light recycling program during the next several months.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • Kiwanis Santa Run in Crystal Lake to take place Sunday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – People dressed in Santa Claus suits will be running around Crystal Lake on Sunday to raise money for local agencies.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Lake in the Hills crash sends woman to hospital, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A woman was sent to the hospital Monday night after a crash in Lake in the Hills, a police official said.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Marengo Council nixes downtown liquor store; Taco Bell coming to city

    MARENGO – Marengo Council members nixed the idea of a downtown liquor store, but aldermen said they were excited about the possibility of a Taco Bell ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • McHenry County lawmakers to unveil effort to fight attempts at lame-duck tax increase

    Two local lawmakers – one Democrat and one Republican – will unveil their effort Tuesday to fight any attempt at raising taxes during the lame-duck se ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Woodstock-based Culture, Arts and Music brings steel drum culture to McHenry County

    WOODSTOCK – During Culture, Arts and Music’s adult steel drum class, students bounced to the beat as they played “Jingle Bells.”
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Portion of Route 20 near Huntley closed due to crash

    HUNTLEY – Drivers are being asked to avoid Route 20 between Harmony and Church roads near Huntley.Mc ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 9:36 pm
  • Zillow's most expensive home for sale in Illinois is this $14.9 million estate in Barrington Hills

    Zillow recently put out a list of the the most expensive homes for sale in each state. The most expensive in Illinois at 344 Old Sutton Road in Barrin ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 1:57 pm
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