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  • Governor, legislators meet about state budget

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner and legislative leaders held a rare sit-down meeting Tuesday on the elusive Illinois budget, a summit where ...

    Dec. 1, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Minnesota Wild beat Chicago Blackhawks

    CHICAGO – Minnesota coach Mike Yeo has voiced his displeasure with his struggling team over the past week. It looks as if his words might ha ...

    NEW: Dec. 2, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Scientists, ethicists tackle gene editing’s ethics

    WASHINGTON – A hot new tool to edit the human genetic code has a big wow factor: the promise of long-sought cures for intractable diseases. ...

    Dec. 1, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Chicago mayor fires top cop in wake of video release

    CHICAGO – Rahm Emanuel sought for months to keep the public from seeing a video that shows a white police officer shooting a black teenager ...

    Dec. 1, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Appalachia grasps for hope as coal loses its grip

    WELCH, W.Va. – The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury’s mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them. They e ...

    Dec. 1, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Beware of noise exposure at concerts & sporting events

    Music concerts and sporting events are two of the most popular recreational venues worldwide. Unfortunately, they expose those who attend ...

    Nov. 19, 2015 - 1:12 pm
  • Mexico experts: passageway may lead to Aztec ruler’s tomb

    MEXICO CITY – A Mexican archaeologist said his team has found a tunnel-like passageway that apparently leads to two sealed chambers, the lat ...

    Dec. 1, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Fairdale Tornado coverage

    At 7:15 p.m. on April 9, the rural DeKalb County community of Fairdale was hit by an EF 4 tornado that generated wind speeds of 180 to 200 m ...

    Aug. 14, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Obama says parts of climate deal must be legally binding

    LE BOURGET, France – President Barack Obama said Tuesday that parts of the global warming deal being negotiated in Paris should be legally b ...

    Dec. 1, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • New home for Fairdale family

    FAIRDALE – Their lives were turned inside-out by the April 9 tornado that destroyed their home, but Wayne and Peggy Cline and their son, Bri ...

    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • How We Hear

    Hearing, one of the five senses, helps us to be aware of the world around us and to communicate with others. According to the American Hear ...

    Nov. 13, 2015 - 8:52 am
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    Feb. 9, 2015 - 9:12 am
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  • Many months of merry: the wide range of subscription gifts

    Suffering from a pre-holiday “what to give” headache? The prescription may be a subscription. Subsc ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • CourtWatch hears from Safe Passage educator

    At a DeKalb County CourtWatch Observers education meeting, Sarah Slavenas, Safe Passage educator, spoke to the group about teen relationships and what ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Train to become a Master Gardener

    Do you have a love for spending hours planting and tending to your backyard garden? Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge with others? If gardening is y ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Foundation donates $2,000 to Equine Dreams

    Equine Dreams recently received a $2,000 grant from the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Funds will go toward installing heated automatic horse wat ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Avancer staff get fire safety training

    The Genoa-Kingston Fire Department recently held fire extinguisher training for Avancer Homes, which serves adults with developmental disabilities in ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Lions presentation

    At the Sycamore Lions Nov. 11 meeting, David Kuhn presented an inspirational message. Kuhn was involved in a highway accident with a drunk driver at a ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Spanish Grenache perfect for holiday travels

    The challenge of finding a wine to get excited about while traveling is daunting. Stroll through an ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Press hosting winter book sale

    Northern Illinois University Press has something for everyone. Its winter book sale features dozens of titles at drastically reduced prices, most betw ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Health co-op failure in New York leaves doctors owed millions

    NEW YORK – The sudden collapse of the largest nonprofit insurance cooperative created by President Barack Obama's health care law is causing headaches ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Quilt raffle winner

    Congratulations to Larry Mathey who was the winner of the American Legion Post 337 Genoa Quilt Raffle. The post thanks all those who bought tickets fo ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:16 pm

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