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  • Fire strikes Minooka house

    MINOOKA – A fire caused major damage on the second floor, attic and roof of a residence in Minooka early Monday morning, according to a news release f ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Bond set for Sycamore woman accused in stabbing

    DeKALB — Bond was set at $500,000 today for the Sycamore woman police say waited for her estranged husband's girlfriend to return home early Saturday ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • New ACs save money sponsored by Dowe & Wagner

    Just about everyone knows someone living in a 50-year-old house still using its original air conditioner.  While an old system may work, it’s not work ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Election Central 2014

    Click here for candidate profiles, questionnaires and more information on local and state candidates for November's election.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Lake in the Hills man injured in motorcycle crash

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Lake in the Hills man was flown to the hospital Sunday night with potentially life-threatening injuries after a motorcycle crash ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Woodstock man almost loses thousands in 'grandparent scam'

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock grandparent was targeted Friday in a scam that almost cost him more than $4,000.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • FAA: 2 weeks to reopen Chicago-area air control center after Aurora fire

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says it will take about two weeks to fully reopen a Chicago-area control center where an act of sab ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Shane Lamb recants testimony in missing Johnsburg teen’s 2002 murder (with documents)

    WOODSTOCK – The prosecution's key witness in a murder case is alleging that his testimony, which helped put another man behind bars, was a lie.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:40 pm
  • Illinois sending approvals to medical marijuana patients

    CHICAGO (AP) — The first approval letters have been sent to Illinois patients who've applied to use medical marijuana legally, Illinois Department of ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Dick Durbin to seek probe of Chicago air center sabotage in Aurora

    CHICAGO — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said Sunday that he will seek an investigation into how a contract employee was able to sabotage a regional control ce ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 9:17 am
  • Pro-democracy protests expand in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG – Pro-democracy protests expanded in Hong Kong on Monday, a day after demonstrators upset over Beijing's decision to limit political reforms ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Bankruptcy’s end more clear than Orr’s future

    DETROIT – Kevyn Orr’s success in shepherding Detroit through its historic bankruptcy will leave him unemployed, at least temporarily, when and if his ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Rauner giving veers left and right

    SPRINGFIELD – Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner and his wife, Diana, have given hundreds of thousands of dollars to protect abortion rights a ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • On the Record With ... Algonquin Police Deputy Chief Steven Kuzynowski

    During Deputy Chief Steven Kuzynowski’s time with the Algonquin Police Department, he has seen the village grow from 3,500 residents to more than 30,0 ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Lawn mower races ‘good fun’

    INGLESIDE – Chuck Bojniewicz pulled off his cap and shook his head after climbing off his racer near the pit area. 
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:17 pm
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