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  • Postal inspector proceeds with attempt to suppress evidence

    SYCAMORE – The city’s police chief testified Friday that upon being pulled over, a federal postal inspector suspected of hiring a prostitute at a Syca ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • State says work can resume on NIU's Stevens Building project

    DeKALB – The state has officially sent notice to Northern Illinois University, the construction company and other principals that work may resume on t ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Sands: Local delegate's view of convention's final days

    On Tuesday, we made history: We nominated Donald J. Trump for president of the United States.Each st ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • DeKalb County pool attendance climbs with mercury

    GENOA – It’s been a great summer for swimming and lounging by the pool. The sun and hot weather are ...
    July 23, 2016 - 7:14 am
  • Suspect wearing wolf mask sought in DeKalb bank robbery

    DeKALB – Police are searching for a man who robbed a DeKalb bank wearing a wolf mask Friday afternoon.
    July 22, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Gov. Bruce Rauner apologizes for calling teachers illiterate

    CHICAGO – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner apologized Friday for a 2011 email in which he characterized Chicago public school teachers as "virtually illiter ...
    July 22, 2016 - 3:29 pm
  • President Obama rejects Donald Trump's depiction of U.S. in crisis

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama fiercely rejected Donald Trump's depiction of an America in crisis on Friday, arguing that violent crime and illeg ...
    July 22, 2016 - 3:10 pm
  • Ex-KKK leader David Duke says he plans to run for U.S. Senate

    BATON ROUGE, La. – Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke announced Friday on his website that he plans to run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana.
    July 22, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump resurfaces debunked claims in speech

    WASHINGTON – Despite promising "the truth, and nothing else" in his convention speech, Donald Trump presented the nation with a series of previously d ...
    July 22, 2016 - 8:45 am
  • Jon Stewart says Donald Trump supporters 'don't own' America

    NEW YORK – Jon Stewart has told Donald Trump's supporters they can't take America back, because they "don't own" the country in a riff that mirrored h ...
    July 22, 2016 - 8:41 am
  • Video: Texas officer says blacks have 'violent tendencies'

    AUSTIN, Texas – Patrol car video shows a white Austin, Texas, police officer violently throwing a black woman to the ground during a traffic stop, fol ...
    July 22, 2016 - 8:40 am
  • Mary K. Roberts Foundation awards scholarships

    A total of $21,120 in scholarships has been awarded by the Mary K. Roberts Scholarship Foundation for the 2016-2017 year, according to Michael A. Cull ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore Music Boosters receives donation

    The Sycamore Music Boosters recently received a donation from Frank and Suzanne Riccardi of Riccardi’s Red Hots and Soda Fountain.
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Early childhood center accepting applications for fall

    The Early Childhood Center at Kishwaukee College is accepting applications for the fall semester.Int ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Newly graduated firefighters

    Logan Breese and Melanie Yaeger graduated from the Pingree Grove Fire Academy in the Basic Operator Fire Fighter Program on June 18. During the course ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
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