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  • Report: Chicago Bears trade Brandon Marshall to the New York Jets

    The Bears have agreed to trade Brandon Marshall to the Jets, where he will reunite with two of his coaches from his days with the Dolphins.
    NEW: March 6, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Analysis: Trading Marshall may be difficult for Bears

    The Bears traded two third-round picks for receiver Brandon Marshall, a bargain considering his production in 2012-13.
    March 6, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • High school girls basketball: Woodstock's Overly makes Class 3A 3-Point Showdown final 4

    Woodstock’s Brecken Overly sweated it out with 8 of 15 shots to make a shoot-off in the IHSA Class 3A 3-Point Showdown.
    March 5, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Regional final capsules

    Regional final capsulesA look at the boys basketball regional championship games involving local tea ...
    March 5, 2015 - 8:01 pm
  • High School Girls Basketball: All-FVC teams announced

    GIRLS BASKETBALLAll-Fox Valley Conference Fox DivisionCrystal Lake Central: Maddie Helm, Sr.Grayslak ...
    March 5, 2015 - 7:47 pm
  • Big Ten women's tournament: Johnsburg grad Dixon hoping for Iowa title

    The memories of last year’s Big Ten tournament have lingered with Johnsburg graduate Melissa Dixon and the Iowa women’s basketball team.
    March 5, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Huntley's Ali Andrews 1st team all-state

    Huntley’s Ali Andrews has been showered with honors throughout her high school career, and the one she received Thursday may top the list.
    March 5, 2015 - 7:20 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Woodstock vs. Marengo intriguing regional final matchup

    Nate Wright knows what to expect.When the Marengo boys basketball team meets Woodstock in the Class ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South hoping for regional title

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake South’s players see the sign painted on the wall at Gator Alley almost on a daily basis.
    March 5, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Hersey knocks off Cary-Grove

    CARY – It seemed every time Cary-Grove made a run against Hersey Wednesday night, Joe Coffaro would be there to silence the home crowd with another de ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Woodstock boys top Marian Central

    MARENGO — About two weeks ago, the Woodstock boys basketball team hit a skid. The Blue Streaks lost ...
    March 5, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs falls to Bartlett in regional

    BARTLETT – The sadness around Jacobs’ locker room was palpable.Several Golden Eagles took a half hou ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Hampshire edges Genoa-Kingston in regional semifinal

    BURLINGTON – Fans at Burlington Central had the privilege of witnessing a competitive boys basketball game decided by a shot in the final seconds Wedn ...
    March 4, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Steve Sarley: Independent bait and tackle dealers deserve support

    It’s what I call “between seasons” right now. Deer and waterfowl hunting are long passed. It doesn’t look like the ice will be off our waterways until ...
    March 4, 2015 - 5:31 pm
  • High School Boys Basketball: Northwest Herald Updated Statistics

    BOYS BASKETBALL Area Leaders Through games of March 3 Scoring (Minimum 12 games) Player, School Game ...
    March 5, 2015 - 3:58 pm
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