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  • Police look for fugitive in McHenry

    McHENRY – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who evaded capture when the sheriff's office attempted to serve a warrant for his ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Marian Central tops McHenry

    Marian Central, McHenry volleyball match Wednesday in Woodstock. Marian Central beat McHenry, 26-24, 25-13.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 8:39 pm
  • Suspicious fire in Woodstock damages garage

    WOODSTOCK – A garage fire is under investigation and has been deemed suspicious, the Woodstock Fire/Rescue District said.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 8:02 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff candidate calls out Republican official's criminal background

    McHenry County Sheriff's candidate Jim Harrison launched a new attack in his campaign against Republican nominee Bill Prim, taking aim at a relatively ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:48 pm
  • Wonder Lake man charged with defrauding drug screening test

    A Wonder Lake man has been charged with defrauding a drug screening test, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:18 pm
  • Crystal Lake man charged in nationwide drug trafficking ring

    A Crystal Lake man faces up 20 years in prison and a $1 million fine for his alleged role in a drug trafficking organization.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Carpentersville woman charged with murder in sister's stabbing

    A 53-year-old Carpentersville woman is charged with three counts of murder in an apparent sororicide, police said.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • McHenry County's SEDOM closing special education center at school year’s end

    WOODSTOCK – As plans unfold to restructure the Special Education District of McHenry County, namely the impending closure of the SEDOM Center in Woods ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • Lakewood breast cancer survivor to share story

    LAKEWOOD – Something was different. There wasn't a lump, but Lakewood resident Tina Conrad, then 37, ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:26 pm
  • Huntley police host 'Coffee with a Cop' on Saturday

    HUNTLEY – Residents again will have the chance on Saturday to meet with Huntley police over coffee and talk community issues during the latest install ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:20 pm
  • Marengo city water meter holdouts to face escalating fines for forgoing replacement

    MARENGO – The remaining Marengo residents who haven't scheduled an appointment to replace old, in-home city water meters will face escalating fines st ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:35 pm
  • Children evacuated from Algonquin KinderCare after smoke detected

    ALGONQUIN – Some 80 children on Wednesday were evacuated from an Algonquin KinderCare after smoke began filling the building, firefighters said.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Crystal Lake motorcyclist dies after head-on Woodstock crash

    WOODSTOCK – A 44-year-old Crystal Lake man died Tuesday evening after his motorcycle veered and collided head-on with a car headed in the opposite dir ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • Jerrie Mock, 1st female pilot to circle globe, dies at 88

    Fifty years after she made aviation history, Jerrie Mock chuckled when asked whether she ever got scared while circling the globe alone.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • U.S. Supreme Court court weighs same-sex marriage cases; same-sex couples' cases on hold for now

    WASHINGTON — Same-sex couples in 11 more states would win the right to marry, but the issue would remain unsettled nationwide if the Supreme Court wer ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:14 pm
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