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  • Dakota Access pipeline vandalism highlights sabotage risks

    BISMARCK, N.D. – The developer of the Dakota Access pipeline has reported "recent coordinated physical attacks" on the much-protested line, just as it ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:40 pm
  • Gorsuch: No promises and no one above law

    WASHINGTON – Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch declared Tuesday he's made no promises to Donald Trump or anyone else about how he'll vote on abortion ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:39 pm
  • Illinois budget woes affect Peoria abuse prevention center

    PEORIA – The Peoria County mother first came to the Center for Prevention of Abuse more than a decade ago to get aid for herself and her infant daught ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:41 pm
  • March 22 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 ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:14 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 OKs bid for Clinton Rosette HVAC project; other work postponed

    DeKALB – Although a decision on two bids for heating, ventilation and air-conditioning projects in DeKalb School District 428 buildings was postponed, ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:08 pm
  • Maple Park man struck, killed by train

    Kane County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched about 1:40 a.m. Tuesday to a train hitting a pedestrian near Maple Park.
    March 21, 2017 - 10:05 pm
  • Aurora man charged with drug-induced homicide in Waterman overdose death

    An Aurora man was charged with drug-induced homicide Tuesday in connection with the Aug. 25 death of a man in Waterman, according to a news release fr ...
    March 22, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • NIU students remember victims of Chicago violence with wooden cross memorial

    DeKALB – Memorial crosses lined the courtyard Tuesday at Northern Illinois University, where students, including Brandon Robertson Jr., had placed the ...
    March 22, 2017 - 8:58 am
  • Forge Brewhouse owners plan for move into downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – James Heinrich said the extra elbowroom in Forge Brewhouse’s new building should be a refreshing change, as his goal is to triple the brewp ...
    March 22, 2017 - 8:56 am
  • 124 Illinois prison nurses get layoff notices

    SPRINGFIELD – The 124 union nurses working in Illinois prisons have received layoff notices telling them their jobs are being privatized, according to ...
    March 21, 2017 - 4:51 pm
  • Photos: 128 crosses at NIU for 2017 Chicago murders

    128 wooden crosses with names, ages, and photos, created by Greg Zanis of Aurora, were placed around the courtyard outside of the Holmes Student Cente ...
    March 21, 2017 - 4:15 pm
  • White House issues gag order to officials on budget details

    WASHINGTON – The White House is instructing Cabinet heads and agency officials not to elaborate on President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts beyon ...
    March 21, 2017 - 12:42 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Cheryl Aldis, candidate for Cortland Clerk

    Cortland Clerk candidate Cheryl Aldis submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Cortland Clerk race.
    March 21, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Sally Jones, candidate for Kirkland Village Trustee

    Kirkland Village Trustee candidate Sally Jones submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Kirkland Village Tr ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Trump warns GOP of political costs of rejecting health bill

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned House Republicans they could lose their seats in next year's midterm elections if they failed to ...
    March 21, 2017 - 9:43 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think DeKalb County needs a marijuana dispensary?