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

Northwest Herald Adds Chris Jenner to Endorsed MCC Candidates, Now Four Endorsed for Three Seats

Last week, the Northwest Herald was set to endorse Chris Jenner for the McHenry County College Board. But he was sued, along with Eric Sivertsen, by the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office in attempt to knock them off the ballot. … Continue reading

Sticker Competition in the Northwest Herald

First there was a sticker on the masthead of the Northwest Herald paid for by Grafton Township Supervisor Linda Moore. It was published on the first day of early voting and urged people to do so. Sunday, the team of … Continue reading

NWH Editor Concludes Madigan Contributions to Dee Beaubien Might Lead to Madigan for Speaker Vote

Northwest Herald Editor Dan McCaleb evaluates Independent Dee Beaubien’s likelihood of voting for Democrat Mike Madigan for House Speaker today. Read his conclusion: “Do you think the most powerful politician in Illinois would give so much money to an “independent” … Continue reading