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  • Libertarian could help tip Illinois governor race

    SPRINGFIELD – The Libertarian running for Illinois governor recognizes he has little chance of winning the November election, but he could play a sign ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • GOP’s Rauner gets another $1M from hedge fund CEO

    SPRINGFIELD – A Chicago hedge fund manager has donated another $1 million to GOP Illinois governor candidate Bruce Rauner, according to state campaign ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Free motorcycle training course to be offered

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Motorcycle Safety Project is offering a free motorcycle training course in DeKalb.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Sept. 21 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. 22, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Nicor Gas to teach kids about fire safety

    DeKALB – Nicor Gas will teach DeKalb children about fire safety in a couple of weeks during National Fire Prevention Week.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • DeKalb police to accept expired medications

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department will accept unwanted and expired prescription medications on Saturday as part of National Prescription Drug Take ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Hundreds participate in annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s

    DeKALB – It has been almost a year since Tom Oestreicher was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, and he hasn’t let it stop him.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • 32 structures destroyed in California wildfire

    SAN FRANCISCO – Nearly three-dozen structures were destroyed in a massive Northern California wildfire that continues to spread more than a week after ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Police say rifle carried by ambush suspect found

    CANADENSIS, Pa. – Nine days after a gunman opened fire in a deadly ambush at a Pennsylvania state police barracks, authorities said Sunday they have r ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Face Time With ... Nick Reineck

    SYCAMORE – For now, Nick Reineck plans to live and stay in Sycamore for a long time.Reineck began wo ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Correction

    In an article on the front page of Saturday’s edition about DeKalb City Clerk Liz Peerboom resigning, the following quote should have been attributed ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Backers seek expansion of civil rights death law

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – There has only been one prosecution under the Emmett Till Act, even though the law was passed with the promise of $135 million for ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Penguin Project puts children with disabilities in spotlight

    DeKALB – Nicholas Regelbrugge wants to be involved in theater until he’s 40 years old, but he knows he just can’t.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:07 pm
  • Some DeKalb County voters will see ballot questions

    SYCAMORE – Six referendum questions will be on ballots in DeKalb County this November, including electrical aggregation questions and Sycamore Park Di ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Pope chooses moderate Blase Cupich for Chicago archbishop

    As the leader of two American dioceses, Roman Catholic Bishop Blase Cupich has staked out a firm position in the middle of the road.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 12:06 am
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