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  • DeKalb County early voting off to a slow start

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County has several competitive races in this year’s consolidated elections, including a four-way contest for mayor of DeKalb, a five ...
    NEW: Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Sycamore Park District to break ground on recreation campus

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Park District will host a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday for the construction of its 25-acre recreation campus.
    NEW: Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Class trains spotters for severe weather

    DeKALB – Springlike temperatures have warmed the area for days, and thunderstorms are in the local forecast for Friday.
    NEW: Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:39 pm
  • League of Women Voters hosts DeKalb candidate forum

    DeKALB – The city becoming a more business-friendly community was a common theme during a forum hosted by the League of Women Voters for all of DeKalb ...
    NEW: Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Photos: League of Women Voters host mayoral candidates in DeKalb

    The League of Women Voters hosted a candidate forum at DeKalb City Hall on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 in DeKalb.
    UPDATED: Feb. 24, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Photos: Large public turnout for wind turbine proposal

    Members of the public packed the Gathertorium room at the DeKalb County Legislative Center on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 in Sycamore to voice their conc ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 2:38 pm
  • Former House speaker John Boehner predicts 'Obamacare' won't be repealed

    WASHINGTON – Former House Speaker John Boehner predicted on Thursday that a full repeal and replacement of "Obamacare" is "not going to happen."
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 1:03 pm
  • Claims for U.S. jobless benefits tick up, level still healthy

    WASHINGTON – More Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, but claims remained at a low level consistent with a healthy job market.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 9:15 am
  • Crime Mugs for February 2017 in the DeKalb County area

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 8:36 am
  • End of transgender bathroom rule gets conservative praise

    WASHINGTON – Conservatives are praising the Trump administration's rollback of public school bathroom requirements for transgender students, saying th ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 8:27 am
  • North Dakota officials plead with last protesters to leave

    CANNON BALL, N.D. – Public officials in North Dakota pleaded with the remaining protesters at the Dakota Access oil pipeline camp to pack up and leave ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • US-born panda Bao Bao lands in China after leaving DC zoo

    BEIJING – An American-born panda started settling into her new home Thursday in southwest China where she will eventually join a breeding program.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • Feb. 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 ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:35 pm
  • Early voting begins at DeKalb County Legislative Center

    SYCAMORE – Area voters will have their first chance to vote in April’s consolidated election from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • 2 face homicide charges in Sycamore overdose death

    SYCAMORE – Two people were in custody Wednesday on drug-induced homicide charges in connection with the November death of a 30-year-old DeKalb man at ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:35 pm
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