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  • From the Editor's Desk: Tweet begs professionlism question

    I was scrolling through my Twitter timeline Wednesday afternoon when a photo caught my eye.It was at ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • Letter: Gottemoller can do the job

    To the Editor:This March, McHenry County voters will choose the Republican nominee for chairman of t ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bernstein: Iowa narrows the presidential field

    Iowa doesn’t pick nominees. It eliminates candidates.Sometimes that happens quickly: On Monday night ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Exploring ways to increase voters

    The statistics are depressing when it comes to elections in McHenry County.Nearly 57 percent of seat ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Know AP class consequences

    To the Editor:Beware of Advanced Placement course policies at your child’s high school.One AP class ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Tsilimigras has sound judgment

    To the Editor:Please vote for Demetri Tsilimigras for McHenry County circuit court judge.Demetri is ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Proud to support Kenneally

    To the Editor:I proudly support Patrick Kenneally, candidate for state’s attorney in the Republican ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Hill for recorder

    To the Editor:I have known Tina Hill for more than 20 years.She is honest, hardworking, professional ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Toys for Tots success

    To the Editor:Our Toys for Tots 2015 season has come to an end with a huge “well done” to our entire ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Teen dating violence awareness

    To the Editor:It’s time once again to talk about Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.Teen Dating Vi ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: Should we be endorsing candidates?

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board began endorsement interviews Tuesday for races we’ll be endorsing in the March 15 primary.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • Letter: Icing on the cake

    To the Editor:Bob Blazier, certainly one of McHenry County’s finest public servants, has endorsed Pa ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: We need help

    To the Editor:In McHenry County, we need fiscally responsible representation. We need people to figh ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Must set example

    To the Editor:State representative candidate Steve Reick may have gained temporary ballot access, bu ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Police shouldn't hide news

    Criticism of police actions isn’t a new phenomenon, but it’s become particularly polarizing over the past few years, with attention over police shooti ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
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