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  • DeKalb woman gets 12 years for abusing boy

    DeKALB – A 27-year-old DeKalb woman was sentenced to 12 years in prison after admitting to forcing a young boy to perform sex acts on her.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Sept. 18 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • DeKalb woman in court for Smoker’s World crash

    SYCAMORE – The woman accused of smashing her car into a DeKalb business, driving away and then failing to immediately pull over for police appeared in ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • NIU’s budget has small surplus

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s trustees unanimously approved a budget for this academic year with a small surplus, despite declining state ai ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Focusing on the positive: Brian R. King helps others cope with ADHD, autism spectrum disorder

    DeKALB – DeKalb resident Brian R. King used to get phone calls at least three times a week from school officials about his 6-year-old son’s behavior p ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Photos: DeKalb 3, Sycamore 1

    Images from the soccer match up in Sycamore. ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 7:20 pm
  • McHenry man denied health insurance under Affordable Care Act despite U.S. citizenship

    MCHENRY – Tom Jablonski was born at 8:12 a.m. in July 1962 in McHenry, according to his birth certificate.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:42 pm
  • 2 Illinois women die from West Nile virus

    SPRINGFIELD – Two women with West Nile virus have died, becoming the state's first deaths from the illness this year, health officials announced Thurs ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:23 pm
  • No injuries in Coal City house fire

    COAL CITY – No one was injured when a basement fire damaged a two-story home Thursday.The Coal City ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:20 pm
  • McHenry woman charged with prostitution at massage parlor

    McHENRY — A McHenry woman was arrested Wednesday after she offered to perform a sex act on an undercover McHenry police officer in exchange for money, ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • ComEd settles for $46M with state of Illinois

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Commerce Commission on Thursday approved a $46.2 million Commonwealth Edison settlement over lawsuits with the state that could ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • Obamacare enrollment down to 7.3 million, administration says

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration says 7.3 million people have signed up for subsidized private health insurance under the health care law — down ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:18 pm
  • DeKalb County firefighters practice handling hazardous materials

    DeKALB – As three firefighters rolled open the back of a box truck at the DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport on Thursday, a cloud of chemical vapor billo ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • Cubs cutting ties with Cougars

    Less than a week after the Kane County Cougars won the Midwest League championship, the Cougars were hit with crushing news.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • House veterans divided on Syria measure

    WASHINGTON – The effort to train and arm Syrian rebels proved a tough sell with many Iraq and Afghanistan veterans now serving in the House. Wariness ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:57 am
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