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  • Police seek information after speed trailer damaged

    DeKALB – Police are seeking information about a hit-and-run crash that damaged the DeKalb Police Dep ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • VAC ready to serve more food for Meals on Wheels

    SYCAMORE – Voluntary Action Center is a step closer to expanding its meal delivery programs thanks to a $92,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Jack McCullough wants to clear his name

    SYCAMORE – Jack McCullough wants a judge to clear his name.At a hearing Thursday, an attorney repres ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Photos: Voluntary Action Center puts new food delivery vehicles to use

    Employees load meals into a new food delivery vehicle at the Voluntary Action Center on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2016 in Sycamore. The organization recentl ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton and their debate claims

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump painted an inaccurately dark portrait of manufacturing in America while Hillary Clinton stretched credulity in boasting that ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • Sandwich High to present 'Radium Girls'

    Sandwich High School’s drama club invites the community to its production of “Radium Girls,” by D.W. Gregory.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Suzuki Workshops offered at NIU

    At the annual Northern Illinois University Suzuki Workshop on Nov. 5, guest Suzuki teachers from Ohio, Illinois, Connecticut and Maryland will visit a ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tesla equipping cars to drive completely on their own

    SAN FRANCISCO – Tesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all the sensors, cameras and other gear needed to drive completely on their o ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Prosecutors launch 2nd bid for conviction in Etan Patz death

    NEW YORK – Revisiting a crime that shattered a bygone era's sense of safety, prosecutors on Wednesday launched their second bid for a conviction in on ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Indiana official clarifies voter registration fraud probe

    INDIANAPOLIS – After initially warning of potential widespread voting fraud, Indiana's secretary of state acknowledged that many of the thousands of a ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Debate stunner: Trump won't say he'll accept election result

    LAS VEGAS – Threatening to upend a fundamental pillar of American democracy, Donald Trump refused to say Wednesday night that he will accept the resul ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • NIU homecoming parade route set

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s annual homecoming parade will start at 7 p.m. today at Gilbert Drive and College Avenue and last about an hour ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Hiawatha School District 426 to train staff for school shooter

    KIRKLAND – Hiawatha School District 426 plans to implement new emergency procedures for scenarios involving school intruders or shooters with a traini ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • 'Audrie & Daisy' screening stirs discussion about sexual assault

    DeKALB – An average of 20 to 30 sexual assault cases involving teenagers are reported in DeKalb each year, but the number of assaults likely is higher ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • U.S. home construction fell 9 percent in September

    WASHINGTON – Homebuilders pulled back on construction for a second straight month in September, with a plunge in apartments offsetting gains in single ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:21 am
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