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  • DeKalb man admits to public indecency

    SYCAMORE — A 42-year-old DeKalb man will have to register as a sex offender after he was sentenced to probation Tuesday as part of a plea deal.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Aug. 19 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • DeKalb area police warn about catalytic converter thefts

    DeKALB – Police are asking residents to report any suspicious activity after four catalytic converters were reported stolen from beneath vehicles park ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Suspect in Creston armed robbery at large

    CRESTON – The Ogle County sheriff’s office continued Tuesday to investigate an armed robbery at a convenience store early Sunday.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Chicago man accused of selling cocaine near NIU

    SYCAMORE – A 27-year-old Chicago man had his first court appearance Monday on allegations he sold less than a gram of cocaine near Northern Illinois U ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Jack McCullough appeal still not heard by judges

    ELGIN — It could take months before a panel of judges decide whether they want to hear why convicted murderer Jack McCullough wants to appeal his sent ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Theft case nets 7-year prison sentence

    SYCAMORE — A Somonauk area man was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday after admitting to stealing antique items and tools in 2012.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • Aug. 15 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Crime Stoppers seeks help catching burglary suspect wanted on DeKalb County warrant

    Crime Stoppers is seeking information on Israel Valenzuela-Piedra, who is wanted on a DeKalb County arrest warrant for burglary.
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Sycamore man deemed unfit for trial

    SYCAMORE – Authorities have determined a 39-year-old Sycamore man accused of injuring an officer during a police chase is unfit to stand trial, court ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Paw Lickin’ fundraiser helps pets in need

    SYCAMORE – Paw Lickin’ Good co-owner Carol Dean hopes this Saturday’s fundraiser will be bigger and better than the one they held last year.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • What’s up duck?

    On Sept. 6, Genoa will be home to hundreds of ducks – plastic ducks that is. The Genoa Area Chamber ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Sleepy’s to open on Sycamore Road

    DeKALB – National mattress chain Sleepy’s will open a store in the former DeKalb Blockbuster location on Sycamore Road.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Why global turmoil hasn't sunk US markets. Yet.

    NEW YORK – Europe appears on the brink of another recession. Islamic militants have seized Iraqi territory. Russian troops have massed on the Ukraine ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Illinois company is latest to test market for carp

    GRAFTON – When they arrive at the processing plant, the fish that have been cursed as a menace to American lakes and rivers are raked onto a conveyer ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Deere takes a hit as farm economy weakens

    MOLINE – Deere's third-quarter profit fell 15 percent and the farming equipment maker believes that the same weak sales at home and abroad will cut in ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 8:33 am
  • Armstrong: DeKalb County tourism revenue up

    New figures released by the state of Illinois reported that visitor spending in DeKalb County in 2013 totaled $81.58 million. That’s the fifth consecu ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • Petal Boutique owner lauded for design skills

    SYCAMORE – When Tiffany Burdick isn't working her full-time job at an agricultural lending firm, she's creating dozens of flower bouquets for weddings ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • McDonald's sales hit by China scandal, U.S. weakness

    NEW YORK – McDonald's says a global sales figure fell 2.5 percent in July, dragged down by persistent weakness in the U.S. and a food safety scare in ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 9:39 pm
  • Cool summer sets expectations for a record harvest

    DES MOINES, Iowa – A mild summer across much of the nation's heartland has provided optimum growing conditions for the nation's corn and soybean crops ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:33 pm

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