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  • Letter: Who is the real liar?

    To the Editor:“Hillary, she lies” is a comment I hear from friends and relatives and read in letters ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Johnson serves community

    To the Editor:It is with exuberance that I recommend and support Cathy Johnson as a McHenry County B ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: No blood on Trump's hands

    To the Editor:A person wanted to know how to explain Trump’s behavior to children? My question is ho ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Vote Kenneally for a safe McHenry County

    To the Editor:Throughout his career, Patrick Kenneally has shown his primary commitment is to the vi ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Unwelcome changes at golf course

    To the Editor:It is an insult to citizens of Huntley to annouce management changes at Pinecrest Golf ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Vision needed in Crystal Lake

    To the Editor:In the 1970s-80s, Crystal Lake was the hub for shopping. All the neighboring towns, su ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Peterson: Apple cider doughnuts tip scale in favor of fall

    Fall is in the air, as temperatures dip into the 40s at night and have trouble reaching the 70s during the sunny days.
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: U.S. President: No endorsement

    The Northwest Herald’s editorial board evaluates candidates running for political office based on a set of core values. Among those core values are fi ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Helping the underinsured

    Thumbs up: To Immanuel Lutheran Church, the Crystal Lake Lions Club and the medical professionals involved in providing a free clinic today offering s ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Breast cancer awareness

    To the Editor:In response to the “Supporting Survivors” story that ran in the Oct. 4 edition of the ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Unsustainable taxation

    To the Editor:It appears Steve Wilson needs some help, Terri and Gary Reece (It’s Your Write, Oct. 4 ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: How to say “mea culpa”in plain English

    I always thought “mea culpa” was Italian. I pictured a wide-eyed guy named Mario with a big mustache, flailing his arms as he emotionally takes the bl ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:03 am
  • Sunstein: Bob Dylan surpassed Walt Whitman as the American poet

    Bob Dylan has surpassed Walt Whitman as the defining American artist, celebrating the capacity for self-invention as the highest form of freedom.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 10:38 am
  • Letter: Record on environmental issues

    To the Editor:I have been involved in environmental education for the past 34 years. During that tim ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Values of our community

    To the Editor:Patrick Kenneally is the ideal candidate for the position of McHenry County State’s At ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
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