Editorials

  • Our View: Good luck to those elected

    To those who came up short in Tuesday’s election, thank you for being willing to serve and putting your name before the voters.
    April 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Why you should vote

    By now, you probably are a tad tired of us telling you how important it is to vote in today’s election.
    April 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Threats pose dilemma for schools

    “For those about to die, we salute you.”That phrase, posted anonymously on a social media service kn ...
    April 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Wrestling coaches deserve praise on way out

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To prep ...
    April 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Bad timing for NIU, state audit

    It’s not easy to argue against cuts in your budget when an audit finds you’re not properly managing public money.
    April 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Protect rights of all residents

    In the wake of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act passed last week, Indiana’s residents, businesses and city governments have joined a chorus from ...
    April 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Time to unlock sentencing reform

    We hope some real work that creates actual solutions is the end result of the new Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform, which is taske ...
    March 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: This election offers voters choices

    Nine people running for three seats on the Community High School District 155 Board.Eight candidates ...
    March 31, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Blazier, Kurtz, Marks in District 155

    Nine candidates are vying for three spots on the School District 155 Board.The Crystal Lake-based di ...
    March 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Taxes take toll on population

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs down: To ne ...
    March 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
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