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  • Our View: Reorganization should help history, tourism

    When new leaders take charge, things are bound to change.Supporters of the Illinois Historic Preserv ...
    May 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Maintaining teacher engagement

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To McHe ...
    May 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our view: Support for Franks' consolidation bill

    Illinois has too many units of government.At just under 7,000, it has way too many.This is one of th ...
    April 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Old Motorola site owner should donate land

    What once was a promising future for a 287-acre parcel of land in Harvard has become nothing but problems.
    April 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: IDOT hoping for an earful

    The Illinois Department of Transportation is hitting the road.It’s called the Illinois Infrastructur ...
    April 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Pass the pie, then fix state

    Food fans will love what the Illinois House cooked up recently.Pumpkin pie was voted as the state’s ...
    April 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Hold board accountable, not taxpayers

    There are many layers to the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 150’s lawsuit filed against the McHenry County Board.
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Online system should help with safety

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To the ...
    April 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Red light camera abuse closer to ending

    This week’s legislative action on red light cameras was a step in the right direction.Now, the Illin ...
    April 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
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