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  • Crime Stoppers seek information on burned corn crib, stolen equipment

    EARLVILLE – Police are investigating a burned down corn crib in Earlville and the theft of John Deere farm equipment from a Hampshire home.
    June 23, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Youngest Bieberitz sentenced to 5 years in prison for 2008 sex abuse

    SYCAMORE – The last of three generations of men in the same family convicted of sexually abusing and assaulting young children was sentenced Wednesday ...
    June 27, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • DeKalb County home prices up in May as sales fell

    DeKALB – Homes prices in DeKalb County posted double-digit gains last month as the number of sales fell and inventory declined.
    June 22, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Crossing guard retires after 49 years with Sycamore School District 427

    SYCAMORE – Alice Bennett has more than 300 kids – or she at least knows that many whom she considers her own.
    June 23, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • DeKalb School District 428 will continue tech plan rollout

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428 will continue its technology initiative next school year, with more high school students getting Chromebooks and m ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's distortions on Hillary Clinton

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's fierce denunciation of Hillary Clinton on Wednesday was rife with distortion.
    June 22, 2016 - 5:01 pm
  • Emails: Key security features disabled on Hillary Clinton's server

    WASHINGTON – State Department staffers wrestled for weeks in December 2010 over a serious technical problem with then-Secretary Hillary Clinton's home ...
    June 22, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Derrick Rose, former NBA MVP, traded from Chicago Bulls to New York Knicks

    NEW YORK – The New York Knicks acquired Derrick Rose from the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday, hoping the former NBA MVP can be their answer at point guard ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Kishwaukee College to close at 3 p.m. due to severe weather

    MALTA – Kishwaukee College will close at 3 p.m. today because of the the impending weather that is approaching, spokeswoman Kayte Hamel said.
    June 22, 2016 - 2:18 pm
  • Marco Rubio, in reversal, will seek re-election to Senate

    WASHINGTON – Former Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio announced Wednesday will run for re-election to the Senate from Florida, reversing h ...
    June 22, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • DeKalb man faces felony charges in bad-check spree

    SYCAMORE – Police are warning DeKalb County residents about a bad-check scheme and asking those who may have been victims to come forward.
    June 22, 2016 - 10:22 am
  • House Republicans offering proposals for health care changes

    WASHINGTON – House Republicans are unveiling new proposals to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's health care law, as Speaker Paul Ryan seeks ...
    June 22, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • Rory McIlroy opts out of Rio Olympics over Zika concerns

    Golfer Rory McIlroy became one of the most high-profile sports stars to opt out of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of concerns about the Zika viru ...
    June 22, 2016 - 7:49 am
  • Founders students learn about Southeast Asian culture

    Students in Northern Illinois University's Southeast Asia Club visited Founders Elementary School in April. This organization is made up of exchange s ...
    June 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Spanish students visit Cortland Elementary

    Spanish IV students from DeKalb High School visited Cortland Elementary School on May 17 to read books in Spanish and do follow-up activities with stu ...
    June 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
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