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  • Miller: Redistricting reform not solution to all Illinois problems

    Illinoisans are undeniably furious about the way their government has been running (or, more accurately, not running). They’re looking for solutions a ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:37 am
  • Letter: No budget? No pay for lawmakers

    To the Editor:I appreciated the Northwest Herald’s June 17th editorial chastising Speaker Michael Ma ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • Letter: Keep Chicago politics out of McHenry County

    Which local lawmaker recommended family and friends for state jobs to the Blagojevich administration in 2003? You can read the text of the memo below ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • Another view: The post-Brexit world

    What now for Europe? After Britain’s vote to exit the European Union, European leaders will be tempted to keep the rest of the EU together by making a ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:38 am
  • Editor's Desk: Hoping Chicago Cubs can follow Cavs to break curse, maybe

    My late father brainwashed me when I was young.I’ve told that jokingly – nostalgically – to countles ...
    June 28, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Letter: Thank you Centegra

    To the Editor:On June 16, Centegra Hospital-Huntley sponsored and open house for residents of Sun Ci ...
    June 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Where is our voice?

    To the Editor:One Friday, I accompanied my wife to the Algonquin Library. It was early with very few ...
    June 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: End pensions for all elected officials

    There’s no way to frame it as a giant leap, but members of the McHenry County Board quietly voting to end the practice of IMRF pensions for themselves ...
    June 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: GPS now rides shotgun with Rand McNally

    I believe in state highway maps to get me from one place to another anywhere in these United States.
    June 25, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down: Local athletes to compete at Olympic trials

    Thumbs up: To Prairie Ridge sophomore Val Tarazi, who will be competing in the 100-yard breaststroke at the U.S. Olympic Trials for swimming on Monday ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Randall Road, the election and gun owners

    To the Editor: Randall Road project – $100 million and two years. When did you ever see a governme ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Property tax rate disparity upsetting

    My wife and I are “right-sizing” toward retirement. My concern about property taxes and the excessive level charged in certain communities just makes ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: No trailer, no parking?

    To the Editor: Something’s gotta change. After a few successful hours of fishing from my kayak on C ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Benefit thank you

    To the Editor: We would like to thank everyone who organized, attended and donated to the Chili Coo ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sullivan: Celebrating 240 years of Independence

    Independence Day in Wonder Lake is always a very big celebration in our community, and it should be.
    June 24, 2016 - 10:57 pm
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