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  • Letter: The royals

    To the Editor:It must be in our genetic makeup, wherever our ancestors came from, which are too nume ...
    March 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Support labeling GMOs

    To the Editors:The issue of labeling genetically engineered foods finally is an issue the Illinois S ...
    March 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Re-elect Anhalt in Spring Grove

    To the Editor:I am writing to endorse my husband, Jim Anhalt, for re-election as Spring Grove villag ...
    March 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Wheeler: Human trafficking closer to home than you think

    Last fall, I reported progress on halting an appalling practice that is much closer to home than most of us realize: human trafficking.
    March 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Two thoughts

    To the Editor:There are two points I would like to make.First, in reading the letter to the editor t ...
    March 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Counterfeit Christianity

    To the Editor:What is being taught in the church today is frightening.From TV preachers to local chu ...
    March 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Silent on GOP

    To the Editor:In his latest diatribe William G. Parrot (savior of the world that he is) bashes the l ...
    March 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Transparency more important than ever

    Transparency in government has always been important.But these days, in Illinois, it’s vital.The sta ...
    March 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Hillary Clinton's matter of convenience

    Hillary Clinton finally met with reporters at the U.N. on Tuesday to explain why she used a personal email account for the vast majority of her commun ...
    March 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Rosemary Kurtz in District 155

    To the Editor:As the parent of a student in District 155, I am thrilled to see someone with Rosemary ...
    March 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Stark choice in McHenry County College race

    To the Editor:Voters face a stark choice in the April 7 election for McHenry County College trustee. ...
    March 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Carlson: Can Mike Huckabee woo 'Fifty Shades' evangelicals?

    Presidential hopefuls Jeb Bush, Scott Walker and Chris Christie are working the Republican big-money circuit of Palm Beach, the Upper East Side of Man ...
    March 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Committee vote favors transparency

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To the ...
    March 14, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: ‘Can’t’ doesn’t have a leg to stand on

    Dominique Moceanu was born in Hollywood, California, on Sept. 30, 1981. Her parents, former gymnasts, foresaw a career in gymnastics for her. So at th ...
    March 13, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Hunt: How Republicans could take on crony capitalism

    Congressional Republicans are off to an inauspicious start in their first two months in control of both chambers.
    March 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
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