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  • Kish College sees silver lining amid lower enrollment numbers

    MALTA – Overall enrollment is down at Kishwaukee College this fall semester versus 2015 at this time, but the news isn’t bleak when other factors are ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • DeKalb County Board to vote on plans for propane storage facility

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board is expected Wednesday to consider a Morris company’s plan to build a propane distribution facility at the northeast ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Tips to get ready for fall and winter

    Home air conditioners will soon begin to hibernate, but it won’t be long before you turn on your heater and then depend on it everyday this winter.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 7:17 am
  • Last Thrive Market of the season is Saturday

    The last of three monthly Thrive Farmers Markets will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday on the front lawn at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 900 Normal ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DAR promotes Constitution Week

    The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution are two documents of paramount importance to American history. The first forged our national iden ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Vanattas celebrated for years of service

    Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore is planning a celebration on Saturday to honor Carla and Ron Vanatta for their 40 years of ministries at the church.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Animal blessing to be celebrated in Malta

    The Malta United Methodist Church will celebrate an animal pet blessing at 3 p.m. Saturday in the church parking lot. All house pets are welcome, but ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glad Tidings hosts hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The public is invited.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County CROP Walk scheduled

    The DeKalb County CROP walk will be held Oct. 16.The local walk is named in memory of Dr. Sondra Kin ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • New Bible study to begin in Waterman

    A new Bible study is being offered by WOW, Women of the Word. This interdenominational Bible study for women will feature “The Armor of God” and “The ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Peder Eide to visit Salem Lutheran

    Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore will welcome singer, songwriter and speaker Peder Eide at 7 p.m. Sept. 24.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Quilt Expo Contest featured work by DeKalb resident

    DeKalb resident Margaret Bridge created a quilt titled “Woodland Animals” that was accepted in the quilt contest at the 2016 Quilt Expo in Madison, Wi ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Block Fest events promote play that aids math skills

    Parents can engage with their child at a Block Fest and learn how to build a strong foundation in math and science for years to come.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Economists: Trump's economic plans depend on unlikely growth

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump attached a price tag for the first time Thursday to an economic vision promising what many economists say is impossible: lower ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 1:34 am
  • Reflective Clinton returns to campaign trail after pneumonia

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Back on the campaign trail, a reflective Hillary Clinton said Thursday her three-day, doctor-mandated break gave her new perspectiv ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 1:35 am
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