NW Herald Endorses Jung, Rein in District 5, Aavang, Schuster in District 6

The Northwest Herald completed its endorsements for McHenry County Board today. In District 5, incumbent Republican John Jung and last election’s primary winner Michael Rein, who lost to Democrat Paula Yensen, were endorsed.  Zane Seipler, who ran against Sheriff Keith … Continue reading

Another Leak from the Sheriff’s Department to the NWH

The First Electric Newspaper is suing Keith Nygren in his official capacity as McHenry County Sheriff over Nygren’s refusal to release an investigatory report exonerating Andy Zinke, Nygren’s choice for Sheriff in next March’s Republican Primary election, in actions Zinke took … Continue reading

New Northwest Herald Editor Opines on McHenry County Sheriff’s Race

In Saturday’s Northwest Herald, new Editor Jason Schaumburg offers his insight on the three candidates for McHenry County Sheriff Jim Harrison Bill Prim Andy Zinke Here’s the most salient paragraph: “All three have made news in the past two weeks.  … Continue reading

NWH Verifies High 708 Board Administrative Expenses

Fox River Grove Republican Precinct Committeeman Andrew Gasser calculated 20% administrative expenses for the McHenry County 708 Mental Health Board on his blog. Today, Kevin Craver of the Northwest Herald concludes that the number is 17%. “The McHenry County Mental … Continue reading