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  • Parents of ill boy fight extradition from Spain

    LONDON – The parents say they want to give their 5 year-old-boy with a brain tumor the best chance to live with a revolutionary new treatment they lea ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:21 pm
  • DeKalb airport to receive construction funds

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport will receive funds for construction as part of Gov. Pat Quinn’s investments for state airport improvement ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • County tax distribution reports available

    SYCAMORE – The fourth distribution of county real estate taxes has been made. DeKalb County Treasure ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • Talks stall after DeKalb hotel plan nixed

    DeKALB – ShoDeen Construction President Dave Patzelt isn’t sure what’s next for his property west of downtown DeKalb after city staff decided a $30 mi ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:51 am
  • Riders get active at bike rally

    DeKALB – Tom Hayden may not have much free time, but when he does, he wants to be riding his bike.Ha ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Aug. 31 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. 2, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Attendees enjoy food, music, activities at annual Corn Fest

    DeKALB – Theresa Robnett established an even tempo as she served corn at the Chuck Siebrasse Corn Boil.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:46 am
  • Face Time with Carly Butts

    DeKALB – Carly Butts finds it hard to stray from her DeKalb roots, so Corn Fest draws her in year after year.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:37 am
  • Iraqi forces break siege of Shiite town

    BAGHDAD – Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Sh ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

    BEIRUT – Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers escaped their besieged outpost in the Golan Heights after a seven-hour gunbattle with Syria ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Gov. Quinn plans to live on minimum wage for a week

    CHICAGO – Gov. Pat Quinn, who has made his push to raise the state’s minimum wage a key component of his re-election campaign, said Sunday he will liv ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:32 am
  • Islamist militia now guards U.S. Embassy in Libya

    TRIPOLI, Libya – An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya’s capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:32 am
  • Beyond governor race, big stakes in Illinois vote

    CHICAGO – Anyone in Illinois who’s turned on a TV in recent weeks knows the race for governor is shaping up as a no-holds-barred, no-expenses-spared s ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Buyer’s remorse on Common Core for policymakers?

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Millions of students will sit down at computers this year to take new tests rooted in the Common Core standards for math and reading, ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Obama’s delay on immigration creates uncertainty

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama’s possible delay in taking action on immigration has thrown advocates and lawmakers from both parties a curveball, ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:10 pm
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