Paula Yensen’s Big Day

On Monday morning, the top ranking official labeled a Democrat will have her spot in the sun. Named head of the Management Services Committee, Lake in the Hills McHenry County Board member Paula Yensen is chairing her first big meeting. … Continue reading

What Is Jack Franks’ End Game?

Clearly State Rep. Jack Franks is ready for a new challenge. He’s been the first Democratic legislator elected from McHenry County since single-member districts came into being. (Under the 3-member proportional representation system, McHenry County had two Republicans and one … Continue reading