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  • Silent Knight auction scheduled in Lee

    St. James Knights of Columbus will hold its fifth annual live Christmas auction, “Silent Knight,” Dec. 5 in the St. James Catholic Church Hall, 221 W. ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Christmas schedule set at Crossview Church

    Crossview Church, 150 Bethany Road in DeKalb, invites the community to its Advent and Christmas events.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • House votes to curb Syrian refugees, snubbing veto threat

    WASHINGTON – Responding swiftly to the terror in Paris, the U.S. House voted overwhelmingly Thursday to erect high hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refuge ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • FBI head: No credible threat to US after Paris attacks

    WASHINGTON – FBI Director James Comey said Thursday there is no credible threat to the United States following the Paris terror attacks, and that inve ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • DeKalb police conduct annual self-defense courses

    DeKALB – Agnieszka Misiak works until 10:30 p.m. most nights and has to walk from the bus stop to her apartment, which can feel sketchy. 
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Globetrotters will return to Hinckley

    HINCKLEY – The Harlem Globetrotters will return to Hinckley 89 years to the day they played their first game there.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • DeKalb Mayor nominates Anthony Faivre for 7th Ward vacancy on City Council

    DeKALB – Mayor John Rey has nominated a Navy veteran with deep roots in DeKalb to fill the 7th Ward seat on the City Council.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • NIU hosts 'Quarantine' field trip in Maple Park

    MAPLE PARK – Students from four schools across Illinois were told Thursday that they had been infected with a contagious virus, and would spend the ne ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Genoa hosts State of the City address

    GENOA – Despite stalled plans for an Amtrak station, the city of Genoa is making strides on its revitalization and economic efforts, city officials sa ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Winter storm watch issued for DeKalb County ahead of first snowfall

    DeKALB – With the first winter storm of the season forecast to bring DeKalb County up to 7 inches of snow this weekend, public works crews and emergen ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Royal Estates annexation agreement expires today

    There was no last-minute effort to continue the annexation agreement for the Royal Estates Subdivision, so today it lapses and the developer will have ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Ben Carson: Refugee program must screen for 'mad dogs'

    MOBILE, Ala. – Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said Thursday that blocking potential terrorists posing as Syrian refugees from entering t ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Study finds more Mexicans leaving the U.S. than coming

    SAN DIEGO – More Mexicans are leaving than moving into the United States, reversing the flow of a half-century of mass migration, according to a study ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 4:43 pm
  • Actually, Syrian refugees are put through years of screening

    DETROIT – Over and over, Nedal Al-Hayk and his wife traveled up to three hours by bus from their temporary home in Jordan to an office where U.S. Home ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • Country's largest health insurer may leave Obamacare marketplaces

    The nation's largest health insurer is questioning its future in public insurance exchanges, the latest signal of major concerns about the online mark ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 1:46 pm
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