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  • Home heating assistance available from LIHEAP

    DeKalb County residents who need help with their home heating bills this winter can appeal to the Illinois Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Shabbona Lake walleye population helped by donations, fishing derby fees

    SHABBONA – Rick Failla drove to Shabbona Lake State Park on Thursday to check the ice on the lake and wound up dropping a few hundred walleye into it ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Dems push Pietrowski as leader

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board will have a new chairman in December, and Democrats, who hold a majority of the seats, have decided who they would ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 3:24 pm
  • Behind P.J. Fleck's turnaround of Western Michigan

    NIU, Kaneland alum leading Broncos near the top of the MAC West. ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • Oops! Obama administration erred on health law sign-ups

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration acknowledged Thursday it has been over-reporting the number of people signed up under the health care law, a dis ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:46 pm
  • Roofs collapse under Buffalo snow

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Roofs began to creak and collapse under the weight as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total Thursday to an ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:36 pm
  • Tips on getting deals during Black Friday blitz

    NEW YORK – Brace yourself for the Black Friday shopping bonanza.Sure, stores have been pushing disco ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 1:56 pm
  • Bruce Rauner: Illinois' finances 'stunningly bad'

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner says Illinois' financial condition is "stunningly bad" and it will require "strong action" to fix it. But he's n ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Salvation Army Red Kettle drive underway

    DeKALB – Salvation Army bell-ringer Karen Travis wishes passers-by a happy day if they put money in her kettle or not.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Florida State shooting: Official says gunman was alumnus

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A Florida State University alumnus and attorney shot three people at the school's library early Thursday before being killed by po ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:01 pm
  • Geneva murder trial pushed to February

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man charged with his wife's murder must now wait until after the new year for a trial.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:34 am
  • Algonquin increases telecommunications tax by about 60 percent

    ALGONQUIN – Village trustees recently hiked a tax on Algonquin residents’ phone bills by roughly 60 percent to help officials maintain playgrounds, bi ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:32 am
  • Gay couples seek licenses after Montana ban falls

    HELENA, Mont. – Gay couples were expected to line up for marriage licenses Thursday at county courthouses across Montana after a federal judge tossed ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Obama to announce immigration action Thursday

    WASHINGTON – In a broad test of his executive powers, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday he will sidestep Congress and order his own federal ac ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Nov. 20 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 ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:17 am
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