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  • Rockford man faces felony charges after DeKalb County police chase

    SYCAMORE – A Rockford man who sped away from police in a stolen car during a traffic stop in August remained in jail Thursday on $25,000 bond after be ...
    NEW: Oct. 26, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Four teens face charges after guns stolen in burglary south of DeKalb

    DeKALB – Four teenagers face felony burglary charges in connection with six guns stolen in March from a farm building south of DeKalb.
    NEW: Oct. 26, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Fire damages Sycamore home

    SYCAMORE – A fire Wednesday evening damaged a Sycamore home that residents were remodeling.Firefight ...
    NEW: Oct. 26, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • 55th annual Pumpkin Festival underway in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – From sugary pumpkins made of frosting on the ceremonial cake to displays of creativity and imagination on the courthouse lawn, Wednesday ev ...
    NEW: Oct. 26, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Photos: House fire at 974 West State Street in Sycamore

    Firefighter/paramedics tend to the scene of a second story house fire at 974 W. State Street in Sycamore on Wednesday, October 26, 2016.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 10:21 pm
  • Photos: Pumpkin Festival opens in Sycamore

    Attendees arrange their pumpkin entries during the opening of the 55th annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016 in Sycamore.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 9:01 pm
  • Photos: Cubs fans get tattoos in DeKalb

    Cubs fans show their team pride with tattoos before game one of the World Series against the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016 at the DeKalb ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Pumpkin Fest events continuing despite rain

    SYCAMORE – The Pumpkin Fest opening ceremony and events in Sycamore will go on as scheduled today despite the rain.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 2:56 pm
  • IVVC names Outstanding Fall Students

    Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich proudly named its Outstanding Fall Students.This recogni ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC to hold annual College Fair on Nov. 2

    Kishwaukee College will host the annual Kishwaukee College Fair from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, in the college gymnasium with a special present ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC Hort students help beautify Shabbona village signs

    During the week of Oct. 17-20, Kishwaukee College horticulture students could be spotted across campus working on a variety of projects as part of the ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois has most registered voters since 1970

    CHICAGO – The number of registered active voters in Illinois ahead of next month’s election is at its highest since 1970, even edging past the number ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Authorities searching for suspect in Oklahoma killings

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities have been hunting for nearly two days for an Oklahoma man they say posted live videos to social media while running from p ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • Ontario nurse charged in deaths of 8 nursing home residents

    TORONTO – A nurse has been charged with the murders of eight elderly people at nursing homes in southwestern Ontario over a seven-year period, police ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • Reading Podesta’s stolen emails a ritual

    WASHINGTON – Poring through thousands of private, stolen emails from Hillary Clinton’s confidants has become a daily ritual in Washington.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:13 pm
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