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  • George W. Bush visits disaster zone, 10 years after Katrina

    NEW ORLEANS – Former President George W. Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region wher ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 4:17 pm
  • Malta man faces charges after Racine sex sting

    DeKALB – A Malta man arrested in a child sex sting remained in a Wisconsin jail Friday. Police say R ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Buddy Benches ready for new year

    Woodbury Elementary School thanks Mrs. Vick, ACE Hardware for donating paint, and the Woodbury Primary Parents Association for getting the Buddy Bench ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Student receives hospitality scholarship

    Carrie Burt of DeKalb was awarded a $2,000 scholarship from the Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Foundation.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Area FFA leaders attend camp

    Several members of the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwich Future Farmers of America chapter attended the Illinois FFA Leadership Camp at Allerton Park near Mont ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • IVVC hosts grand opening of new health wing

    Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich hosted the grand opening of its new health wing Aug. 13.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. George Church to host fundraiser for Sept. 11 shrine

    We all know Sept. 11 is a national holiday called Patriot Day. You may not know the only house of worship destroyed by the terrorist attacks in 2001 w ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. John resumes regular schedule

    The Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. John (Missouri Synod) will resume regular Sunday services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sept. 6.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College offers free ESL classes in DeKalb area

    The Adult Education and Transition Programs division at Kishwaukee College is offering free beginning and intermediate level English as a second langu ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • KinderCare celebrates 30 years

    DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff recently congratulated KinderCare Learning Center on celebrating 30 years. KinderCare ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • On-air shooter threatened to make ‘headlines,’ showed anger

    ROANOKE, Va. – On the day he was fired from a Virginia TV station, Vester Flanagan pressed a wooden cross into his boss’ hand as two police officers w ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Scientists squabble while Africa’s only penguins perish

    CAPE TOWN, South Africa – They’re cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins – the cont ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • China detains 11 over deadly warehouse explosion

    BEIJING – Chinese prosecutors have detained 11 government officials and company executives over a massive warehouse explosion that killed at least 145 ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Trump proposals risk deepening GOP rift on immigration

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump has exposed anew the deep rift inside the Republican Party on immigration, a break between its past and the country’s future ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Indiana Supreme Court hears dispute over ‘0INK’ plate

    INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana’s highest court heard arguments Thursday on whether a police officer was wrongly denied a vanity license plate saying ‘0INK,’ w ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think the city of DeKalb should use TIF money for Stage Coach Theatre repairs?