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  • Hiawatha graduates 37 in Class of 2016

    Hiawatha High School graduated 37 Class of 2016 seniors Friday night in the Kirkland school gym. The senior class garnered more than 15 scholarships t ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Olson: The real bathroom issue is with husbands and wives

    There’s been a lot of talk about who belongs in what bathrooms lately in our country, and yet no one’s really addressed the two groups of people who r ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • DeKalb woman charged in connection with February beating, robbery

    SYCAMORE – A 19-year-old DeKalb woman was arrested Friday in connection with a possibly gang-related beating and robbery.
    May 27, 2016 - 11:01 pm
  • 3 arrested in DeKalb police drug bust

    SYCAMORE – Police arrested two DeKalb women and a man after allegedly finding more than 15 types of controlled substances Friday in a University Villa ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • DAWC hosting painting parties as fundraiser

    The DeKalb Area Women’s Center, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, is hosting painting parties for groups and individuals as a fundraiser to restore its historical ...
    May 27, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • Donald Trump breaks with nation's only Latina governor

    SANTA FE, N.M. – It was a stunning rebuke – even by Donald Trump's standards – aimed at the nation's only Latina governor at a political rally in her ...
    May 27, 2016 - 12:04 pm
  • U.S. economic growth in Q1 revised up to 0.8 percent rate

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy's slowdown in growth at the beginning of the year wasn't quite as bad as first thought, thanks to a bigger boost from ho ...
    May 27, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Somonauk Leland Sandwich FFA earns food science win

    The Somonauk Leland Sandwich FFA has earned a spot at the national FFA convention again this fall, competing in the food science career development ev ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Benefit dinner planned at DeKalb VFW

    A benefit dinner for Earnest Cagle will take place from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 11 at the Knights of Columbus, at 1336 E. Lincoln Highway in DeKalb.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Live birds coming to Midwest Museum of Natural History

    The Midwest Museum of Natural History is bringing the Fox Valley Wildlife Center to town for Bird Bonanza.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Register now for summer music classes for children

    Registration is due by June 6 for summer music classes for children at the Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts. 
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • New tornado warning system dedicated in Fairdale

    About 20 people assembled at the new tornado warning siren in Fairdale on April 22 to recognize the siren’s funding organization, Rotary District 6420 ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College names BOT Award of Excellence recipients

    Kishwaukee College announced the annual Award of Excellence recipients at the Employee Appreciation Dinner May 13 at the the Terrace Room at Hopkins P ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Federated Church donates to Open Door

    Pastor Dan DeWitt of the Federated Church of Sandwich presented the Open Door Rehabilitation Center with a donation of $1,350 on May 23.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran begins summer worship schedule

    The summer worship schedule will begin Sunday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 511 Russell Road in DeKalb.
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Did you attend a parade or Memorial Day service on Monday?