Fair
75°FFairFull Forecast

News

  • Firefighters take part in training exercise in Waterman

    WATERMAN – Firefighters from several local departments responded to a staged scene in Waterman on Saturday morning that included two cars engulfed in ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Rebels parade captured Ukrainian soldiers in east

    DONETSK, Ukraine – To shouts of “Fascists!” and “Hang them from a tree!” captured Ukrainian soldiers were paraded through the streets of the rebel str ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Israel prime minister tries to link Hamas, Iraq extremists

    JERUSALEM – Israel’s prime minister is trying to capitalize on the gruesome video of an American journalist’s beheading by the Islamic State extremist ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Official: British Ebola patient to be evacuated

    FREETOWN, Sierra Leone – The first British citizen confirmed to be infected with the deadly Ebola disease is being evacuated from Sierra Leone on a je ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Heart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quit

    The American Heart Association’s first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American Cancer ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Flood damage victims should be wary of scams

    CHICAGO – A nonprofit consumer group is cautioning people who suffered flood damage in recent heavy rains about dishonest contractors.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Pioneer Day gives attendees lesson in history

    GENOA – For Holly Quinn’s children, Sunday was a perfect day to step away from technology and play games of days gone by.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Layoffs raise more issues in hiring case

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Pat Quinn’s unexpected move to deal with a scathing report about political hiring in his administration will not put the jobs scand ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • California quake causes injuries, damage

    NAPA, Calif. – The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years struck before dawn Sunday, sending scores of people to hospitals, ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Tax refunds may get hit due to health law credits

    WASHINGTON – Taxes? Who wants to think about taxes around Labor Day?But if you count on your tax ref ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Actor-director Richard Attenborough dies at 90

    LONDON – Richard Attenborough was a lord, an Oscar-winning director for the much-lauded “Gandhi” and an unflagging pillar to British cinema. But Atten ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • City plans for sustainable future

    DeKALB – Members of DeKalb’s Citizen Environmental Commission want to know what residents think should be the guiding environmental sustainability pri ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Michael Brown called ‘little kid in big body’

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Michael Brown Jr. was on the verge of starting college, eager to launch himself into the adult world. Instead, on Monday he’ll be mour ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Longtime DeKalb couple says football a big part of their lives

    DeKALB – Barbara Heimerdinger remembers watching from the sidelines as a cheerleader as her husband, Bob, played football at Northern Illinois Univers ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Face time with Michelle Groeper

    DeKALB – After years in the corporate world, Michelle Groeper feels at home surrounded by the chitter chatter of the animals at Tails Humane Society.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all DDC instances for analytics purposes.

    Carey on Presbyterian and QBs

    More videos »

    Reader Poll

    Do you think the DeKalb area has enough affordable housing?
    Yes
    No