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  • Jacobs High School Performing Arts Boosters host holiday craft fair Saturday

    ALGONQUIN – The Jacobs High School Performing Arts Boosters will host their annual “Holiday Spectacular Arts and Craft Fair” on Saturday.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Huntley Area Public Library plans 25th anniversary event for Nov. 7

    HUNTLEY – Village President Chuck Sass recently declared Nov. 7 “Huntley Area Public Library Day” to coincide with the library’s open house event cele ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • 14th District candidate making Crystal Lake stop

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Fourteenth Congressional District candidate Dennis Anderson is making a stop in town with a week to go before the Nov. 4 election.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • 2 St. Anne, Kankakee men killed in weekend shootings

    KANKAKEE (AP) — Weekend shootings in Kankakee County have claimed the lives of two local men.Police ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting: 3rd Washington student dies

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. — A 14-year-old girl died two days after a student opened fire inside a Washington state high school, raising the death toll in the ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Poland to move 1,000s of troops east because of Ukraine conflict

    WARSAW, Poland — Poland will move thousands of troops toward its eastern borders in a historic realignment of a military structure built in the Cold W ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • First U.S. Ebola victim to die: Could more have been done for Thomas Eric Duncan?

    DALLAS — When Thomas Eric Duncan became the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, his relatives with roots in virus-ravaged Liberia knew ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • New York, New Jersey governors stress home quarantine for Ebola workers

    NEW YORK — State leaders in New York and New Jersey are at odds with scientists over Ebola as the states' governors back 21-day quarantines for medica ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Illinois Ebola quarantine meant to 'quell fears'

    CHICAGO — Illinois officials say a mandatory home quarantine announced Friday for travelers from three West African nations won't be used for medical ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Chicago man arrested in Island Lake for multiple drug offenses

    ISLAND LAKE – A Chicago man was arrested on multiple drug charges Thursday in Island Lake, ending a monthlong narcotics investigation, the McHenry Cou ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Medical marijuana dilemma: Where to get the first pot seeds?

    CHICAGO — As more states legalize medical marijuana, there's one stage in the process nobody wants to talk about: the part where people still have to ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • 24-year-old man charged in Dixmoor video chat killing

    CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County authorities have charged a 24-year-old man in connection to the fatal shooting of another man while he was video chatting w ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Plane makes emergency landing in Illinois soybean field near Quincy

    LIBERTY (AP) — A twin-propeller airplane has made an emergency landing in a western Illinois soybean field after running out of fuel.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • Garbage truck catches fire near Crystal Lake fire station

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake firefighters didn’t have to go far for a garbage truck on fire Monday morning.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • McHenry police reports for Oct. 27, 2014

    • Sarah P. Daniels, 25, 1615 Donovan Court, McHenry, was charged Friday, Aug. 22, with retail theft, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession o ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:41 am
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