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  • Letter: Thomas Jefferson wisdom

    To the Editor:Thomas Jefferson once wrote: “A government big enough to give you everything you want, ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: John Hammerand works for people

    To the Editor:If anyone isn’t sure who to vote for in District 4 for County Board members, I can tel ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Bill Prim for McHenry County Sheriff

    Whatever happens Nov. 4, McHenry County will be swearing in a new sheriff for the first time in nearly two decades.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: We live in depressing times

    Some people I know refuse to watch the news or read the papers these days, and who can blame them? The headlines are depressing, and no one seems to b ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Raise Randall

    To the Editor:Did anyone ever think about making Randall Road go over Algonquin Road (Route 62)?Year ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Hammerand looks out for taxpayers

    To the Editor:I want to thank John Hammerand for going directly to the citizens of McHenry County an ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Prim a true Republican

    To the Editor:Bill Prim is an honest, confident man. He is running for election as a Republican and ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Support Jack Franks

    To the Editor:There is no other elected official who works harder at connecting to his constituents ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Forgetful candidates

    To the Editor:In the Oct. 9 governor debate between Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner, Quinn forgot to ment ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lyons: After Holiday Hills shooting, reflecting on how we treat cops

    Some jobs are more important than others. Some just pay the bills, and that’s fine. Work isn’t everything. But for others, it might as well be.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Letter: Don't vote for Bruce Rauner

    To the Editor:We should call Bruce Rauner the candy man; he gives more promises and giveaways to con ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: McHenry County Board endorsements

    To the Editor:The McHenry County Board needs champions for fiscal responsibility, honest government ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Trust Bill Prim for protection

    To the Editor:My husband and I have known Bill Prim, the Republican candidate for sheriff, for six y ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: John Hammerand and Charles Wheeler for County Board District 4

    Three candidates are vying for two seats to represent District 4 on the McHenry County Board.Incumbe ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: John Jung and Paula Yensen for County Board District 5

    Three candidates are vying for two seats to represent District 5 on the McHenry County Board.Incumbe ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
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