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  • Stopgap measure has something for many groups

    DeKALB -- Class will start on time for DeKalb County's 17,000 schoolchildren, road projects will commence or continue, and local social service agenci ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:08 pm
  • Bill Clinton and his loose-cannon episodes

    WASHINGTON – Long regarded as having one of the shrewdest political minds among recent presidents, Bill Clinton has at times angered and alienated Dem ...
    July 1, 2016 - 3:34 pm
  • Campers pitch in with summer survival kits

    SYCAMORE – A group of vacation Bible school campers at Sycamore United Methodist Church got a special thank-you from the fire department after putting ...
    July 1, 2016 - 2:44 pm
  • DeKalb County Community Gardens seeks votes in online grant contest

    DeKalb County Community Gardens has been chosen as one of 76 community gardens in Canada and the United States to compete for a $15,000 grant.
    July 1, 2016 - 2:48 pm
  • Shabbona man remains in jail without bond in child sex case

    SYCAMORE – A Shabbona man will continue to be held without bond until Tuesday on charges that he repeatedly sexually assaulted two children younger th ...
    July 1, 2016 - 2:14 pm
  • Records: Donald Trump used charity money to buy Tim Tebow memorabilia

    WASHINGTON – A new report says Donald Trump used money from his own charity to purchase an autographed Tim Tebow helmet and jersey four years ago duri ...
    July 1, 2016 - 1:05 pm
  • U.S.: Up to 116 civilians killed in drone, other air attacks

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration says between 64 and 116 civilians have been killed by drone and other U.S. strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Africa ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:57 pm
  • The rich get richer: U.S. income gap widened last year as top 1 percent gained most

    WASHINGTON – Financial inequality became even wider in the United States last year, with average income for the top 1 percent of households surging 7. ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Illinois lowered the U.S. flag more than a dozen times in 2015

    On nearly nine out of 10 days last year, one or more states were flying the American flag at half-staff to memorialize the deaths of military members, ...
    July 1, 2016 - 9:54 am
  • Survey: U.S. manufacturing accelerates in June

    WASHINGTON – American manufacturing expanded for the fourth straight month in June, hitting the strongest reading in 16 months as the outlook for new ...
    July 1, 2016 - 9:53 am
  • Hillary Clinton emails: Official says Loretta Lynch will accept prosecutors' call on case

    WASHINGTON – Attorney General Loretta Lynch intends to accept whatever recommendation career prosecutors and federal agents make in the investigation ...
    July 1, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • AP sources: Newt Gingrich, Chris Christie being vetted for Donald Trump's VP

    WASHINGTON – Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has begun formally vetting prospective vice presidential picks.
    July 1, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Scholarship honors longtime KishHealth employee's service

    The Valley West Hospital Auxiliary honored former hospital employee Jana Kingston, a 21-year veteran, by awarding a special one-time $2,000 scholarshi ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Local group’s donation to KC Adult Ed makes impact

    In February, the Adult Education department at Kishwaukee College received a donation from a local philanthropic group, the DeKalb/Sycamore chapter of ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DHS student nominated for STEM conference

    Jessica Yaeger, a senior at DeKalb High School, was a delegate at the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Massachusetts, June ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
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