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  • Shrink County Board

    To the Editor: The good old boys on the County Board have circled their wagons yet again. The same g ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Vote them out

    Election day is near. Liberal Democrats have shown their style of leadership, which includes hatred toward Christians, hatred toward anyone who disagr ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thomas: Obama spreads the blame around for ISIS rise

    “No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday.” – Alexand ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Wheeler best for taxpayers

    To the Editor: We need a voice for the taxpayers in our County. I am voting for Chuck Wheeler for C ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Breast cancer fight involves everyone

    More than 200,000 American women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year, and about 40,000 women will die from it in 2014, according to the Americ ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Craver: What's to stop lawmakers from raising the income tax again?

    If you think the worst that can happen to Illinois taxpayers after the election is that the 67 percent income tax increase set to substantially expire ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Gottemoller voice of reason

    To the Editor:In addition to being my personal attorney, I know Joe Gottemoller to be a voice of rea ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Tool to fight heroin deaths

    The Northwest Herald Editorial Board offers this week’s thumbs up and thumbs down:Thumbs up: To the ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Franks has lost touch

    To the Editor:Steve Reick is the man for the 63rd District.I can no longer vote for Jack Franks. He ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Vote for Chuck Wheeler

    To the Editor:Chuck Wheeler is a neighbor who aspires to solid conservative values and will be a str ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Carlson: Republicans may reap backlash in Kansas races

    WASHINGTON – The 2004 best-seller “What’s the Matter With Kansas?” claimed that voters there had it all backward: They were acting against their own i ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Penkava: Energized by my new lithium-ion toys

    It all started in Indianapolis. My wife and I were visiting there and staying at a nice downtown hotel. Upon entering our room, I immediately did what ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Losing everything

    To the Editor:We’ve become lemmings marching willingly to our own destruction.We are so afraid of “w ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Make Franks defend

    To the Editor:I agree with the League of Women Voters’ sentiment (“No response from Hultgren,” Sept. ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fox for comptroller

    To the Editor:Yet again, the Northwest Herald slinks out of its responsibilities by continually prin ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
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