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  • Biggest street gang trial in recent Chicago history begins

    CHICAGO – Six purported leaders of Chicago’s powerful Hobos street gang went on trial Wednesday in a case that could provide a rare look inside the ki ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • In leaked emails, Powell calls Trump a 'national disgrace'

    WASHINGTON – In a trove of newly leaked emails, former Secretary of State Colin Powell calls Donald Trump “a national disgrace” and suggests his own R ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Voice of Elvis to kick off new season at Sandwich Opera House

    The Sandwich Opera House kicks off its 2015-16 season at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 with Doug Church – The Voice of Elvis. Church performs each and ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Taking the time to observe and reflect

    Jerry Gabris of DeKalb pauses to take in the scenery while on a walk for exercise Wednesday at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • DeKalb power refunds to come in October

    DeKALB – Officials from Homefield Energy have issued a mea culpa to the City Council, expressing regrets for a billing error that ended up overchargin ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Fight at Sandwich Fair leads to felony charges

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County judge has approved an arrest warrant for a woman in connection with a fight that occurred Sunday afternoon at the Sandwich ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Investigators don't think Kingston house fire related to two other fires

    KINGSTON – A house fire that destroyed the home and possessions of a family on Thurlby Road does not appear to be related to a suspicious fire that wa ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Melania Trump releases more immigration details, no records

    WASHINGTON – Melania Trump released a letter Wednesday from an immigration attorney that provided more detail on what she said was her legal pathway t ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 2:27 pm
  • GOP gains ground on Democrats in voter registration in key states

    WASHINGTON – Republicans have gained ground on Democrats in registering voters in three battleground states and kept their razor-thin advantage in Iow ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Enbridge donates to KC scholarship

    Kishwaukee College welcomed Enbridge representatives to campus on Aug. 31 and accepted a $5,000 donation to the Enbridge Energy Company Pipeline Indus ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • KC Esthetics offers custom facials on Saturdays

    Leslie Ciaccio, coordinator of the Complementary Health programs at Kishwaukee College, reminds community members that the college’s Esthetics Program ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Heartland Bank manager visits G-K Middle School

    The Genoa-Kingston Middle School sixth-grade Leadership and Community Service class recently was visited by Pattie Marx, manager of the Heartland Bank ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:09 am
  • Israel denies its aircraft harmed after raid in Syria

    JERUSALEM – The Israeli military struck artillery positions in Syria on Tuesday after a projectile from that country's civil war hit the Israeli-contr ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Samsung's quick fix for Galaxy Note 7 is no full recharge

    SEOUL, South Korea – Samsung plans to issue a software update for its recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that will prevent them from overheating by li ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • NY GOP lawmaker wins primary days after killing himself

    ALBANY, N.Y. – Days after killing himself, a vocal advocate for gun rights and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has won a New York prima ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 11:28 pm
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