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  • DeKalb County firefighters practice handling hazardous materials

    DeKALB – As three firefighters rolled open the back of a box truck at the DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport on Thursday, a cloud of chemical vapor billo ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • Sycamore hydrant flushing continues

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Water Department will continue flushing fire hydrants through Sept. 25. All hydrants will be flushed between the hours of 9:30 ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • DeKalb WWII veteran takes Honor Flight trip

    DeKALB – For days, Jim Rogers has been thinking about the World War II monument in Washington, D.C.R ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • County budget of $77.1M proposed

    SYCAMORE – As the DeKalb County prepares its 2015 budget, finance committee members have chosen to consider ways to make up to $400,000 in possible ge ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • DeKalb man again accused of stalking

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man convicted earlier this year of aggravated stalking and violating an order of protection now is accused of the same offenses agai ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Police: DNA links DeKalb man to 2012 attack

    DeKALB – It has been almost two years since a DeKalb man told police he was beaten up while he was sleeping in his apartment, and now, a suspect is in ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Sept. 17 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 ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Enrollment underway for LIHEAP

    DeKALB – The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program is now open for enrollment.The program opened ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Photos: Welcome Home Jim Rogers

    Images from the Honor Flight welcome-home celebration at Midway Airport on Wednesday, September 10, 2014.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Bears Chairman McCaskey enjoys the anonymity of life far from Chicago

    Note to readers: This story first published in the sixth edition of Chicago Football (the magazine), which appeared on news stands beginning Sept. ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • DeKalb woman gets 12 years for abusing boy

    DeKALB – A 27-year-old DeKalb woman was sentenced to 12 years in prison after admitting to forcing a young boy to perform sex acts on her.
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • DeKalb woman in court for Smoker's World crash

    SYCAMORE – The woman accused of smashing her car into a DeKalb business, driving away and then failing to immediately pull over for police appeared in ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • DeKalb man again accused of stalking

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man convicted earlier this year of aggravated stalking and violating an order of protection now is accused of the same offenses agai ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Police: DNA links DeKalb man to 2012 attack

    DeKALB – It has been almost two years since a DeKalb man told police he was beaten up while he was sleeping in his apartment, and now, a suspect is in ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Sept. 17 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 ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • DeKalb man gets 3 years for heroin deal

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man arrested in connection with a DeKalb drug investigation last year was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • 2 DeKalb women accused of stealing from neighbor

    DeKALB – One DeKalb woman was in jail Tuesday afternoon while another remains at large on allegations they broke into a neighbor’s apartment and stole ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • Police: Woman stole from Dollar Store deposits

    CORTLAND – A Maple Park woman who is accused of stealing money from the Cortland Dollar General store when she worked there did so three times from da ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Sept. 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 ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Chicago man accused of breaking into apartment, punching family member

    SYCAMORE — A Chicago man appeared in court Monday for the first time on allegations he punched a family member in the head last month while trespassin ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:40 am

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