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  • First Congregational to host charity auction

    First Congregational United Church of Christ, 615 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host an auction benefiting local DeKalb charities following the 10 a.m. ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • First United Methodist Church service features Dixieland orchestra

    First United Methodist Church of DeKalb invites the community to join them for a New Orleans Jazz Worship service Sunday.
    June 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • June 24 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 ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • After Baltimore officer acquittal, residents negotiate hope for change

    BALTIMORE – It was supposed to be an open-and-shut case: The 25-year-old black man was healthy before his arrest and arrived at the nearby station dyi ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Split Supreme Court nixes Obama’s immigration plans

    WASHINGTON – A short-handed and deeply divided Supreme Court deadlocked Thursday on President Barack Obama's immigration plan to help millions living ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Britain takes unprecedented step to leave EU; markets plunge

    LONDON – Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, according to tallies of official results Friday, sen ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • At least 6 tornado touchdowns confirmed in northern Illinois

    CHICAGO – Illinois officials and residents began assessing damage Thursday after six tornadoes damaged rural communities in the northern part of the s ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • 2 sent to hospital after Plank Road accident

    SYCAMORE – Two people were taken to the hospital Thursday after a crash on Plank Road, near North Grove Elementary School.
    June 24, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • YMCA to offer free lunch at 3 spots in county this summer

    DeKALB – The Kishwaukee Family YMCA will serve lunch at three locations in DeKalb County this summer thanks to partnerships with the Wal-Mart Foundati ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • DeKalb police investigating rash of car burglaries

    DeKALB – Police are asking anyone with information to come forward about a string of car burglaries in DeKalb’s south side.
    June 24, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Midwest Musuem of Natural History to host “Rockin’ for the Reptiles”

    SYCAMORE – The Midwest Musuem of Natural History will host its annual “Rockin’ for the Reptiles” event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the parking ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • B-17 bomber scheduled to arrive at DeKalb-Taylor Municipal Airport

    DeKALB – An iconic World War II aircraft will be on display and be open to the public for tours and rides starting Tuesday.
    June 24, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Monday: Midwest Corn Lawsuit Informational Town Hall in Sandwich

    MidwestCornLawsuit.com will host an informational town hall meeting in Sandwich at 8:30 a.m. Monday, June 27. The meeting will be held at Brother’s Re ...
    June 24, 2016 - 6:31 pm
  • Indian Creek District 425 superintendent to retire

    SHABBONA – The longtime leader of Indian Creek Community School District 425 will retire from her post June 30, but a retirement dinner planned to mar ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:24 pm
  • DeKalb County unemployment rate up from last May

    DeKALB – DeKalb County’s unemployment rate stood at 5.3 percent in May, up slightly from 5.1 percent in May 2015, according to preliminary figures rel ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:10 am
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