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This graphic shows the payment spike coming due in 2025 and 2026 on the construction bond debt of Woodstock School District 200. (PMA Securities)
Taking the “bird in the hand” approach suggested by a bond adviser, Woodstock School District 200 has saved even more than expected by refinancing part of its construction debt that […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock Independant …
Coroner’s office achieves national accreditation The McHenry County Coroner’s Office has been accredited by the International Association of Coroners and Medical Examiners, an honor that only three Il…
A statue is pictured outside of the Illinois Supreme Court building in Springfield. (Capitol News Illinois photo by Jerry Nowicki)
Hearings have been longer, more deliberative – resembling federal detention proceedings By BETH HUNDSDORFERand HANNAH MEISEL Capitol News In courtrooms around the state early this week, judges conducted the first […] Subscribe or Login to continue reading this quality article by The Woodstock I…
Gov. JB Pritzker speaks at an event Friday to announce a new investment in a lithium ion battery plant in Manteno by the Chinese company Gotion. (Photo by
By ANDREW ADAMSCapitol News A new battery manufacturing plant is set to open in northern Illinois next year after the state offered more than $330 million in tax incentives to make it happen. Gotion, a Chinese battery manufacturing and development company, announced on Friday that it would  build a lithium-ion…

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Woodstock High School's volleyball team is in action against Sandwich Sept. 11. The WHS Blue Streaks won the game 2-0 (25-16, 25-12). (Independent photo by Ken Farver)
Boys Soccer  Sept. 11 – Woodstock North fell to Harvard 4-1.   Sept. 11 – Woodstock defeated Plano 1-0.  Sept. 13 – Woodstock North beat Richmond-Burton 3-1.   Sept. 14 – Woodstock […] …

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