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  • Alaskan village eroding because of climate change votes to move to mainland

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Residents of a tiny island village in Alaska that has been ravaged by erosion blamed on climate change have voted to move to the m ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 8:14 am
  • Casts announced for IVT’s Sandwich Fair melodramas

    Audiences at the Sandwich Fair will be treated to two classic melodramas at the Indian Valley Theatre Melodrama Tent that will be full of puns and jok ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KVAL hosts arts and crafts event for children

    The Kishwaukee Valley Art League sponsored an outdoor arts and crafts event for children at the recent Ellwood House Ice Cream Social using a garden t ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bread & Roses rehearsals begin Aug. 21

    Bread & Roses invites local area women who are interested in joining a women’s community chorus and have a desire to help others to come see if this c ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Donald Trump shakes up staff, intent on finishing race on own terms

    NEW YORK – Frustrated with his troubled candidacy, Donald Trump is hinging his presidential hopes on a risky bet: that the fiery populism and freewhee ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Illinois GOP ignores Trump, promises battle for Legislature

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois Republicans at the Illinois State Fair on Wednesday all but ignored the party’s bid to reclaim the White ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Search continues for missing car, suspect in DeKalb County slayings

    SYCAMORE – Two days after an elderly woman and her son were found beaten to death inside their home near Sycamore, investigators continued to search f ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Summer break ends for Sycamore students

    SYCAMORE – West Elementary School opened its doors Wednesday morning to welcome about 275 students – and many of their parents – back to school.
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • D-428 leader says schools will build on last year's successes

    DeKALB – Superintendent Doug Moeller said schools in DeKalb-based District 428 made academic strides ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Aug. 18 Blotter

    DeKalb city• Jalen D. Love, 22, of the 1400 block of West Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, was charged Frida ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Beginning, and ending, part of County Board return

    DeKALB – A ribbon-cutting for the first-ever county-run business incubator, and a farewell bid to the planning and zoning director, marked the return ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Maryland woman leads effort to donate 20,000 bras to homeless women

    SILVER SPRING, Md. – A Maryland woman has collected and delivered more than 20,000 new and gently used bras and 50,000 feminine hygiene products to sh ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:44 pm
  • How the Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tax plans would affect Americans

    WASHINGTON – For America's wealthiest families, the presidential campaign presents a stark choice: A big tax increase if Hillary Clinton wins the elec ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:10 pm
  • Hillary Clinton camp pushes back as GOP challenges FBI, seeks probe on emails

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton's campaign is pushing back against congressional Republicans who have challenged the FBI's decision not to pursue crimina ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 8:38 am
  • Valley West Auxiliary awards $12,000 in scholarships

    The Valley West Hospital Auxiliary recently awarded $12,000 in health care career scholarships to deserving students in the area.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
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