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  • Support grows for city of DeKalb to participate in county’s potential enterprise zone

    DeKALB – DeKalb leaders want to participate in DeKalb County’s potential enterprise zone, although they are debating what areas of the city to include ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Genoa SOAR focus group seeks to update information, boost growth

    GENOA – Krissy Johnson has her own ideas on how to boost economic development in Genoa. Johnson, a m ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Despite demands, Syria no-fly zone a no-go for U.S.

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is boxed in by its promise to limit U.S. military engagement against Islamic State extremists, making it tough t ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Proposal creates DeKalb County enterprise zone to boost business, industrial development

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County leaders are looking to connect the dots on a draft map for a potential enterprise zone that would include parts of several co ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • 3 major newspapers endorse Rauner over Quinn

    CHICAGO – The editorial boards of Illinois’ major news organizations have started weighing in on the Illinois governor’s race, with the Chicago Tribun ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • High court action on voting aims to avoid chaos

    WASHINGTON – In seemingly contradictory voting-rights actions just a month before November’s elections, the Supreme Court has allowed new Republican-i ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Obama wants an election about the economy, not him

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is all in with his economic pitch. The American public is not. Over the next 27 days, either the public or the pre ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Illinois governor's debate: 5 things to Watch

    CHICAGO – Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican businessman Bruce Rauner meet at 8 p.m. Thursday night in Peoria for their first debate in what is ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 1:53 pm
  • Congress considers changes to Secret Service after break-in

    WASHINGTON – Key members of Congress are weighing dramatic changes to the embattled Secret Service, including moving it out of the Homeland Security D ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Tax incentives get more support

    SYCAMORE – A planned DeKalb County enterprise zone would offer generous property tax incentives to businesses that open up shop there.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Obama: U.S. will keep making progress in Iraq, Syria

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama told top military commanders Wednesday that he's confident the U.S. will keep making progress in its fight against ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 9:38 pm
  • Director: Gov. Pat Quinn anti-violence program mostly sound

    CHICAGO – The former agency head overseeing Gov. Pat Quinn's troubled anti-violence program gave state lawmakers a contrasting picture Wednesday, sayi ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Next edition of HealthCare.gov debuts with a mistake

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration unveiled a new version of HealthCare.gov on Wednesday, with some improvements as well as at least one early mist ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 2:41 pm
  • DeKalb School Distirct 428 explores air conditioning for 3 schools

    DeKALB – With their minds already on summer, DeKalb School District 428 leaders are thinking about spending more than $2.2 million to update three sch ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Gay marriage decision reignites GOP debate

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court's gay marriage decision has reignited a debate inside the GOP that many Republican leaders hoped to avoid ahead of the ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 3:22 pm
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