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  • Letter: Thanks for MDA support

    To the Editor:Branch 825, National Association of Letter Carriers held a golf outing to raise money ...
    July 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: Save us all time, don't merge until you have to

    If you use Facebook, maybe you’ve seen one of these diagrams that show a long line of traffic in one lane, and one car in another open lane that is ab ...
    July 5, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Letter: Harvard left out

    To the Editor:Recently, the Northwest Herald achieved recognition for excellence in several newspape ...
    July 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Tell Donald, "You're fired!"

    To the Editor:Dump Trump! Mr. Trump is the P.T. Barnum of the 21st century of the Republican party. ...
    July 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Desk: The Founding Fathers led a radical movement

    The 56 men who signed off July 4, 1776, on a document saying that their 13 colonies were really independent states and that they “hold these truths to ...
    July 4, 2016 - 8:53 am
  • Declaration of Independence

    Note to readers: To celebrate the July Fourth holiday weekend, today we reprint the unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America (in ...
    July 3, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • Stock markets and election years

    Presidential election years are traditionally good years for the stock market according to the Stock Traders Almanac. This is partly explained by incu ...
    July 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Beard survives as souvenir from trip out West

    You can’t go to the mountains without coming back feeling a little rugged.Ruggedness for men means b ...
    July 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Experience doesn’t mean someone is best candidate

    In the June 26 Northwest Herald on Jack Franks versus Michael Walkup for McHenry County Board chairman, county GOP Chairwoman Sandra Fay Salgado state ...
    July 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bernstein: Yes, Trump's flip-flops are taking a toll

    Many in the media seem to be having some difficulties comprehending just how badly Donald Trump is doing, and how unusual it is for the Republican Par ...
    July 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Lots of love to go around this holiday weekend

    Thumbs up: To Gazebo Valor Quilts, started by Sue Bruss and Jan Meyer in 2011, which will donate its 1,000th quilt to an area veteran this summer. Any ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Decide for yourself about cancer treaments

    Don’t you wish that “they” would finally find a cure for cancer. I’m pretty sure everyone would say yes. We probably all have been affected one way or ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Give political scientists a break for the holiday

    When I was but a wee political scientist, I remember reading old-timey American political scientists writing that two things ailed American politics: ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Disappointed in gun ads, story

    To the Editor:We have been subscribers to the Northwest Herald for more than 20 years. This is my fi ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: Cinco chips and other slight mishearings

    I mishear things, but it’s not my fault. Like many of my fellow elderly mishearing peers, there’s something wrong inside my ears.
    July 2, 2016 - 12:09 am
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