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  • Letter: Bur oaks planted at Lundahl

    To the Editor:We, the students and teachers of Lundahl Middle School’s former seventh grade, would l ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Find someone else to run

    To the Editor:In regard to the Northwest Herald article on Aug. 28, “Althoff to seek her 4th term,” ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Parents must require insurance

    To the Editor:As I read the story about the bus accident involving a busload of kids on their way to ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Don't waste officers' time

    Law enforcement officers investigating the murder of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz have enough to do trying to track his killer.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hunt: Republicans chart four paths to stopping Trump

    Every major Republican presidential campaign, and every allied super-PAC, confronts the same question at their morning strategy meetings: What do you ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Commercial-free TV contains no harmful side effects

    We don’t watch commercial TV past the evening news hours, so I don’t know what kind of commercials are showing during prime time.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • PHOTOS: Preseason football - Bears 24, Browns 0

    The Chicago Bears take on the Cleveland Browns during their week 4 preseason football game on Thursday, September 3, 2015 at Soldier Field in Chicago. ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Letter: Althoff lost her way

    To the Editor:Who does Sen. Pam Althoff represent? She conspicuously skipped both the Wonder Lake an ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Reform state schools

    To the Editor:Who does Sen. Pam Althoff represent? She conspicuously skipped both the Wonder Lake an ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Thanks for honor roll breakfasts

    To the Editor:Hannah Beardsley PTO celebrated academic excellence again with its annual honor roll b ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Feeling effects of tragedy in Roanoke

    The horrible murder of two local journalists in Roanoke, Virginia, has affected me more than I thought it would. Journalists are taught early on to co ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Oliver: Dress code controversy has that worn-in feel

    They say the only certain things in life are death and taxes.Perhaps in the next tier of things one ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • Our view: Sadness, anger after Fox Lake officer shooting

    We offer our deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Fox Lake police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz, who was gunned down in cold b ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:33 am
  • Our view: Vote against override

    It was just 10 days ago on this page when we urged Rep. Jack Franks to vote against overriding Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of Senate Bill 1229.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Letter: Vote for lower taxes

    To the Editor:To all the taxpayers in McHenry County who feel we have too many governments that have ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
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