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  • Letter: Invest in our youth

    To the Editor:Efforts at curbing crime and violence are at a critical crossroads in Illinois.Down on ...
    April 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Mad in Marengo

    To the Editor:So let me understand this. People in Marengo have been struggling to find ways to decr ...
    April 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Gene Lyons: Hillary Clinton's burden of authenticity

    One of the funniest conversations I’ve heard took place among a small group of Arkansas women who’d done their best to clue the newlywed Hillary Rodha ...
    April 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Constitution keeps pace

    To the Editor:Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is reported to be a confirmed Constitutional ori ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Hub hits the wall

    To the Editor:Once again, Hub Arkush is pontificating on the wrong Bears players.Previously, Arkush ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Caution: Farmers ahead

    To the Editor:It’s that time of year again when farmers are on the road going from field to field. I ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: The great American misconception

    To the Editor:The majority of Americans believe if they vote for a person or even a party in the 201 ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Childish president

    To the Editor:We are in the midst of the most destructive, divisive and childish president in Americ ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Was sacrifice of Ramadi dead in vain?

    “...that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain...” – Abraham Lincoln, the Gettysburg Address
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Hold board accountable, not taxpayers

    There are many layers to the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 150’s lawsuit filed against the McHenry County Board.
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • McCaleb: McHenry County court must join 21st century, allow cameras

    A little more than six months ago, McHenry County sheriff deputies responding to a domestic dispute call in Holiday Hills found themselves on the wron ...
    April 26, 2015 - 8:31 am
  • How Congress voted

    A look at this week’s major votes in Congress and how those who represent McHenry County voted:Loret ...
    April 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Wrong tape

    To the Editor:William Parrot wrote (“Headline news,” April 18): “An 18-minute gap in pivotal, privat ...
    April 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Kudos to Judge Prather

    To the Editor:Three cheers and high praise for McHenry County Judge Sharon Prather for putting obnox ...
    April 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Rogin: U.S. never knew where hostage Warren Weinstein was

    The U.S. government and intelligence community had lost the trail of kidnapped aid contractor Warren Weinstein long before his death in a counterterro ...
    April 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
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