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  • From the Editor's Desk: Tortuous route to Lt. Joe Gliniewicz story award

    June sneaked up quickly, and last week I’d actually forgotten that it was time for the Illinois Press Association Convention and awards ceremony in Sp ...
    June 11, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Letter: Countywide school districts needed

    To the Editor:In McHenry County, where homeowners pay the highest property tax in Illinois and the h ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Who supports Trump?

    To the Editor:A recent op-ed piece posed the question: What to do if you meet someone who admits to ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs up, Thumbs down: Cancer Survivors persevere

    Thumbs Up: To the Centegra Sage Cancer Center and the nearly 400 people who gathered Sunday to Celebrate Cancer Survivor’s Day. So many families and l ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Berg: Guilty until proven innocent in Illinois

    When Judy Wiese went to sleep Aug. 31, 2015, she was worried about her grandson. He’d taken her car to work that day. And he was supposed to be home t ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: Call me Michael. Or Santiago. Or Money XL.

    I love the name Santiago. It has a rhythmic, melodic sound to it. Say it with me out loud, with the accent on the “a”… San-ti--go … San-ti--go … San ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Editor's Desk: Celebrating the 2016 Best of the Fox winners

    McHenry County residents love their local restaurants.And they certainly know – and aren’t afraid to ...
    June 10, 2016 - 6:23 am
  • Letter: Back to our original principals

    To the Editor:America the beautiful, one last chance. America was brought to life 240 years ago. Hon ...
    June 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Guest view: Common sense in Cincinnati zoo decision

    A gorilla’s death last month at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden prompted calls for the criminal prosecution of the mother whose child fell int ...
    June 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Require license for politicians and other ideas

    To the Editor:Thoughts about elections and politics:1. In the 1970s and ‘80s, you voted for the best ...
    June 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reeder: Lessons Dad taught about hard work

    SPRINGFIELD – As Father’s Day approaches this week, I’ve been reflecting a bit more on my Dad, who died last August.
    June 9, 2016 - 6:30 am
  • Letter: Taxed out of their homes

    Illinois representatives and senators have been in Springfield since January, and session traditionally ends May 31. The Illinois Constitution mandate ...
    June 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Stay safe when near water this summer

    Water – whether it be swimming in pools, picnicking in a park near a lake or dropping a fishing line into a creek – is a staple of the summer.
    June 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: Turning Point helps McHenry County domestic violence victims

    Help was available locally for 30-year-old Laura Harrison, tragically slain Monday at her McHenry home, allegedly by her husband. Sadly, we’ll never k ...
    June 9, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Letter: Revolt against Obama's lawlessness

    On May 13, 2016, in one sweeping proclamation, the Obama administration reinterpreted Title IX to include an individual’s self-identified gender, and ...
    June 8, 2016 - 11:22 am
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