• Letter: Don't trust tricky Cal

    To the Editor:Cal Thomas wrote a piece May 27 highlighting global warming hoaxes and invited me to v ...
    June 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Outsourcing led to hacking

    To the Editor:The implications of “Hackers may be pursuing bigger U.S. secrets” (June 6) might possi ...
    June 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Republicans' mandate

    To the Editor:On D-Day, Gen. Dwight Eisenhower did not tell his troops we were going to defeat the N ...
    June 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Anonymous commenters aren't protected by screen names

    Newspapers obviously have a vested interest in free speech, but journalists also understand the responsibility that comes with those rights.
    June 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Amazing grace in Charleston

    “Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
    June 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Best first step

    To the Editor:In a recent letter to the editor in the Northwest Herald, the writer agreed with colum ...
    June 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Fighting nursing shortage

    To the Editor:I am writing in response to your recent article, “McHenry County prepares for looming ...
    June 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Petri: Save Alexander Hamilton; dump Andrew Jackson

    WASHINGTON – We must not let this stand.Word leaked Wednesday night that, yes, by 2020, there will b ...
    June 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Miller: Gov. Rauner's TV ad light on negativity

    Gov. Bruce Rauner’s much-anticipated TV ad isn’t as over the top negative as we might have thought it would be.
    June 23, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Gene Lyons: Democrats underestimate Scott Walker at their own peril

    Economically speaking, all 237 GOP presidential candidates are selling the same Magic Beans.Everybod ...
    June 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Problems in our own backyard

    To the Editor:Re: Bob Anderson LetterThanks for the information relating to other states. Don’t you ...
    June 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Buy Greek bonds

    To the Editor:Let us see how words from the wise from the past are still good.Insanity is doing the ...
    June 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Compare and contrast

    To the Editor:What a contrast. On June 9, state Rep. Mike Tryon wrote a column that attempted to exc ...
    June 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Show dad you care

    The problem with planned holidays is the obligation.The beauty of them is the opportunity to spend t ...
    June 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Hillary, you're so yesterday

    In her reintroduction speech on Roosevelt Island in New York on June 13, Hillary Clinton hit all the boilerplate liberal Democrat notes: The New Deal, ...
    June 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
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