Overcast
35°FOvercastFull Forecast
Chicago Cubs Commemorative Soft Cover Book

Government

  • Pritchard plans forum in DeKalb to discuss state’s issues

    DeKALB – State Rep. Bob Pritchard, R-Hinckley, will host a town hall discussion Saturday at the Lincoln Inn restaurant in downtown DeKalb to help shar ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • DeKalb mayoral candidates to participate in public forum

    DeKALB – The Kiwanis Club of DeKalb will host a public forum for the four mayoral candidates for the city of DeKalb on Feb. 6 at the DeKalb Elks Lodge ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 11:42 pm
  • DeKalb judge sought for clerk’s battery case

    A Kendall County judge is asking a DeKalb County judge to hear the battery case of Kendall County Circuit Court Clerk Robyn Ingemunson.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • Sean Spicer stands by inauguration claims, but does acknowledge error on ridership numbers

    NEW YORK – White House press secretary Sean Spicer told a roomful of reporters that "our intention is never to lie to you," although sometimes the Tru ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 4:30 pm
  • 'Alternative facts' quip from Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway sparks mockery

    NEW YORK – Down is up. The sky is red. Dogs are birthing kittens. Facts? Nope. Try "alternative facts."
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 2:49 pm
  • President Trump moves to pull U.S. out of Trans-Pacific Partnership

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump moved to pull the United States out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact Monday, fulfilling a camp ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 11:25 am
  • Marco Rubio to back Rex Tillerson for secretary of state

    WASHINGTON – Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday that he will support President Donald Trump's nominee to be secretary of state despite reservations about th ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Lawsuit: President Trump's businesses violate the Constitution

    NEW YORK – A lawsuit Monday alleged that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 8:53 am
  • Rauner nominates new NIU trustees

    DeKALB – Gov. Bruce Rauner announced three new appointments and one reappointment to the Northern Illinois University board of trustees Friday.
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:43 am
  • Trump draws far smaller inaugural crowd than Obama

    WASHINGTON – Far fewer people attended President Donald Trump's inauguration Friday than his predecessor's swearing-in eight years ago.
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 3:27 pm
  • Fact Check: President Trump starts on familiar note: with exaggeration

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's inaugural address held familiar echoes of the campaign speeches that led to his presidential win: downbeat about the state ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 2:59 pm
  • Donald Trump takes charge: Sworn in as nation's 45th president

    WASHINGTON – Pledging to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, tak ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:13 am
  • Smashed windows, chaotic confrontation near inauguration

    WASHINGTON – Police deployed pepper spray in a chaotic confrontation blocks from Donald Trump's inauguration Friday as protesters registered their rag ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 10:38 am
  • Live coverage: The inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President

    Stay here for live coverage of the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States.
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 10:01 am
  • Despite campaign to-do list, Trump team coy about his plans

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump campaigned on a detailed and extensive to-do list for his first day in office. A day before his swearing-in, his team was be ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 8:21 am
  • Reader Poll

    Have you attended an event at the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb?
    Yes, within the past month
    Yes, within the past 6 months
    Yes, within the past year
    Yes, more than a year ago
    No