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  • Car flips after wreck, driver cited in crash

    SYCAMORE – A woman was injured after her car flipped on its side Saturday evening, according to authorities.
    July 5, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Bison thrive on the Illinois prairie; 14 calves born

    CHICAGO – Love is in the air for bison on an Illinois prairie.The Chicago Tribune reports that after ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe’s common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly reject ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline

    WASHINGTON – Members of Congress return from July Fourth fireworks and parades Tuesday facing a daunting summer workload and an impending deadline to ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Kirkland firefighters celebrate tradition at water fight

    KIKRLAND – There is a winning strategy to the annual Kirkland firefighter water fights, but don’t count on Carl Bruder to share it with you.
    July 5, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Area dogs compete in DeKalb dog show

    DeKALB – For Lynn Heidinger and her four-legged companion Tapper, the Greater DeKalb Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show on Sunday was a bit like school.
    July 5, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Farmers eager for drones, but most can’t legally fly them

    CORDOVA, Md. – Mike Geske wants a drone.Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Pope Francis on home turf urges defense of poor, planet

    QUITO, Ecuador – Latin America’s first pope returned to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time Sunday, stressing the need to protect the po ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • US-led coalition unleashes wave of airstrikes on Raqqa

    BEIRUT – U.S.-led coalition aircraft unleashed a wave of airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa in eastern Syria in what t ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Government meetings for the week of July 6

    Send a schedule of meetings to be included in this weekly column to news@daily-chronicle.com, with “Government Meetings” in the subject line, or send ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Fireworks malfunction in Kirkland injures man

    KIRKLAND – A man was taken to the hospital for minor burns and a possible femur fracture after the professional fireworks display in Kirkland malfunct ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • July 6 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 5, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Sandwich man faces aggravated DUI, other charges after collision injures motorcyclist

    SANDWICH – A Sandwich man faces aggravated driving under the influence and other criminal charges in connection with a crash early Saturday near Sandw ...
    July 6, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Police: Man swallows pot after arrest

    DeKALB – A Hinckley man attempted to destroy marijuana by swallowing it after he was arrested early Saturday morning, according to authorities.
    July 6, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • DeKalb Municipal Band accompanies firework display

    DeKALB – Deb Shofner might not have directly seen any of the fireworks Saturday launched 300 feet above her seat in the Dee Palmer Band Shell, but som ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:49 pm
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