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  • Illinois farmers benefit from manure share program

    DECATUR — Illinois gardeners and livestock owners have formed mutually beneficial relationships through a free online manure exchange program.
    July 24, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Ukrainian prime minister announces resignation

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced his resignation Thursday, opening the way for new elections that would reflect th ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Colorado gay marriage ban struck, appeal awaits

    DENVER – For years, gay rights activists in Colorado repeatedly said it would only be a matter of time before they would be allowed to marry.
    July 24, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • U.S. unemployment aid applications drop to 284,000

    WASHINGTON – The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in more than eight years.
    July 24, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • July 23 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 ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • DeKalb woman sold methadone, police say

    DeKALB – A DeKalb woman is accused of delivering methadone to a man who was later taken to Kishwaukee Hospital for a drug overdose, court records show ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Sycamore-area shelter in second year of rescuing Siberian huskies

    SYCAMORE – Lisa Monge considers Raven’s Husky Haven and Rescue a Match.com for huskies. “There reall ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Culver’s fundraiser to benefit scout troop

    SYCAMORE – Boy Scout Troop 2810 is holding a fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Culver’s, 1200 DeKalb Ave. in Sycamore.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • DeKalb man accused of sexual assault

    SYCAMORE – A 35-year-old DeKalb man could face decades in prison if convicted of allegations that he sexually assaulted a young family member.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Skate Street DeKalb draws crowd at Kishwaukee Fest

    DeKALB – Local skaters jumped at the chance to skate in the street Wednesday.Skate Street DeKalb was ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Genoa library to break ground on expansion Friday

    GENOA – After a decade of planning, the Genoa Public Library will break ground on its $2.3 million expansion Friday.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Nunn and Perdue shift to fall battle of outsiders

    ATHENS, Ga. – New Republican nominee David Perdue and Democratic opponent Michelle Nunn used the first day of the general election campaign to retool ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • U.S. economy, though sluggish, may now be sturdier

    WASHINGTON – Out of a seemingly hollow recovery from the Great Recession, a more durable if still slow-growing U.S. economy has emerged.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Casualty numbers raise questions about Gaza war

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Shopkeepers say they were sitting outside their shuttered businesses Wednesday, catching a break from being cooped up during w ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • 40 bodies from jet solemnly returned to Dutch soil

    EINDHOVEN, Netherlands – Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil in 40 wooden coffins, solem ...
    July 23, 2014 - 9:42 pm
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