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  • Brown: We'd know if they were too ill to lead

    For centuries, prognosis was the principal thing doctors could offer to patients. They couldn’t heal much, but they could say what was likely to happe ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: In the trenches

    There is a financial problem in Springfield and the No. 1 culprit is the unsustainable pension system.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: Artificial intelligence a benefit or a threat?

    I’ve been rather fascinated with the idea of automation lately, of how artificial intelligence and robots will soon become more and more prevalent in ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: Readers restaurant requests: Indian, Greek, more

    An Indian and Greek restaurant most anywhere in McHenry County. Come-as-you-are seafood in Crystal Lake. A sit-down Lou Malnati’s in McHenry. A family ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 8:53 am
  • Letter: Farm Stroll shows agriculture thriving in county

    To the Editor:The second annual McHenry County Farm Stroll and Market will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Willing to pay more for library

    To the Editor:As a resident of Crystal Lake for 43 years, I hope the proposed referendum to build a ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Against war, Trump

    To the Editor:“I know more about IS than the generals.” “I love war.” “I love being able to bring nu ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Althoff protects interests of constituents, Illinois

    To the Editor:With the sad condition the state of Illinois is in (massive debt, out-of-control spend ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reeder: Children's deaths should never be forgotten

    SPRINGFIELD – Is it possible to mourn the death of someone you never knew?I’ve found myself doing th ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Oliver: A few lessons for back-to-school driving

    With the area’s children back in school, it’s a good time for the rest of us to brush up on our school-year driving rules. Perhaps you’re like me and ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Miller: Rauner continues to funnel money into GOP coffers

    The Washington Post published a story the other day titled “Meet the wealthy donors who are pouring millions into the 2016 elections.”
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Vote for Althoff

    To the Editor:This budget crisis is out of control. Luckily, Sen. Pamela Althoff constantly has stoo ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Enrollment declines a troubling trend

    The 10th day enrollment figures released this week by Northern Illinois University weren’t good, but they could have been worse. NIU’s 5.5 percent yea ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Give township money to library

    To the Editor:I like libraries. Libraries are a cost-effective way to pool resources so many people ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: What new restaurants would you like to see open?

    McHenry County residents love their restaurants.And when a new one is coming to town, they want to k ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 12:38 am
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