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  • Residents: Islamic State group kills 30 Iraqi men

    BAGHDAD – Islamic State group militants lined up 30 men in western Iraq and shot them dead Wednesday, an official and residents said, the latest mass ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:26 am
  • Three lanes of Addams Tollway opening

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Illinois Tollway is opening three lanes of roadway in each direction between Rockford and Elgin as part of a $2.5 billion rebuildi ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Joseph McGraw named new chairman of chief judges body

    CHICAGO – A northern Illinois judge who helped implement a cameras-in-court program has been selected as chairman of a committee composed of chief jud ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Jesus Garcia says he can raise $3M for mayoral campaign

    CHICAGO – A county commissioner hoping to unseat Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he’ll need at least $3 million to do so.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Rocket explosion setback for commercial space

    CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. – Crews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes of figuring out why an unmanned commercial rocket ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Dick Durbin, Jim Oberweis spar in last U.S. Senate debate

    CHICAGO – The Illinois candidates for U.S. Senate debated immigration proposals, tea party ties and anti-violence policies Wednesday in Republican sta ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • McHenry County Board accepts $585K Affordable Care Act grant after revote

    WOODSTOCK – County Board members reversed direction and decided to accept a grant through the Affordable Care Act.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • No injuries in Lake in the Hills garage fire

    LAKE IN THE HILLS — There were no injuries after a garage fire in Lake in the Hills on Wednesday afternoon, according to a news release by Battalion C ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 5:57 pm
  • Algonquin police chief to retire after nearly 30 years on job

    ALGONQUIN – The village will have a new police chief in December. Chief Russell Laine, who has led A ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • More McHenry County school districts adding full-day kindergarten

    RICHMOND – Six-year-old Gavin Saranzak examined the stamp in his hand and the pad of blue ink on the table in front of him.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Crystal Lake-based Community High School District 155 seeks tax levy increase

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 is asking for a $1.4 million increase in its property tax revenue.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Woodstock police host 'Coffee with the Chief' on Nov. 10

    WOODSTOCK – Residents can join Woodstock police for conversation and coffee during the latest installment of "Coffee with the Chief" on Monday, Nov. 1 ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • New residential development in Prairie Grove in 'very early' stages

    PRAIRIE GROVE – For the first time since before the housing crisis hit, feelers are out for a new residential development in Prairie Grove.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Huntley Community Radio officially on the FM dial

    HUNTLEY – A five-year effort that started with a group of Sun City, Huntley, residents, and later involved numerous volunteers and community donations ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Live coverage: McHenry County Board votes to reconsider health care grant tonight

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board is voting tonight on whether to rescind its decision last week to reject a state grant to pay for counselors to h ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
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