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  • Letter: GOP loses fiscal conservatism, family structure in Trump

    Where were the GOP’s values last March when Trump started gaining? Why didn’t the leaders say this man does not reflect their values? He is divorced t ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: Confessions of a Cubs-admiring White Sox fan

    Amid the glorious celebration of the 2016 Chicago Cubs season, there are those among us skulking in the shadows, not sure how to handle the explosion ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Miller: In politics, best laid plans often go awry

    Democratic House candidate John Bartman was appointed to the ballot in July when Rep. Jack Franks (D-Marengo) dropped out of the race to run for McHen ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Letter: Able and zealous advocate

    To the Editor:I am a retired Circuit Court judge. I was the judge assigned to Courtroom 302 in Woods ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Feckless and frightened

    To the Editor:Two weeks ago, the Chicago Tribune endorsed Gary Johnson, the Libertarian candidate fo ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Ranked Choice Voting

    To the Editor:A movement is gaining ground worldwide that could make American elections much more ra ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Fine leaders

    To the Editor:I strongly support Jeff Thorsen and John Reinert to represent me on the McHenry County ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: What audacity

    To the Editor:Steven Reick’s opponent stated that, if elected, he will vote for himself for Speaker ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Need a serious state's attorney

    To the Editor:Heroin is a serious problem and we need a serious state’s attorney in McHenry County.F ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Time has come

    To the Editor:For over 25 years, the Crystal Lake Library Board, the library staff and citizen’s adv ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: NWHerald.com to stream Madigan documentary

    Michael Madigan is the most powerful state politician in Illinois. He arguably holds more power than any state lawmaker in the country.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Letter: Politicians vs. Trump

    To the Editor:Isn’t it strange that past presidents and vice presidents all are backing Hillary Clin ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Dedicated library board member will be missed

    To the Editor:It is too easy to gloss over the coming and going of great people who do public servic ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Yensen for County Board

    To the Editor:Please vote for Paula Yensen for County Board member. She has experience and compassio ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Atwater: We can do better with drug abuse prevention

    Over the years, we have put a lot of energy into drug abuse prevention, and it sure doesn’t seem like there’s been a good return on investment.
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
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