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  • May 1 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 ...
    April 30, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • DeKalb's Founders Elementary holds Day of the Child celebration

    DeKALB – A DeKalb resident, Gabriela Quintero, still remembers what Day of the Child was like when she was growing up in Mexico.
    May 1, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • Police: Sycamore woman faces battery charge for hitting daughter

    DeKALB – A Sycamore woman faces domestic battery charges after police said she hit her daughter during an argument, then told her not to tell anyone.
    May 1, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Local couple to auction vintage quilt to help Fairdale tornado recovery effort

    KIRKLAND – A Sycamore police officer recovering from surgery related to 2010 job-related injury hasn't let the injury keep her from helping Fairdale r ...
    April 30, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • GOP divided as Supreme Court ruling on health care law nears

    WASHINGTON – Sen. Ron Johnson was elected to Congress in 2010 as an adamant foe of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. Yet facing a Supreme ...
    April 30, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Applications for U.S. unemployment aid plunge to 15-year low

    WASHINGTON – The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid plummeted to the lowest level in 15 years last week, evidence that employers are laying ...
    April 30, 2015 - 8:42 am
  • Baltimore officials: No immediate decision in Freddie Gray case

    BALTIMORE – Having weathered two all-night curfews with no major disturbances, Baltimore officials are now trying to manage growing expectations they ...
    April 30, 2015 - 7:05 am
  • Woman charged after fighting with Sandwich police

    DeKALB – A 36-year-old Sandwich woman who was arrested for aggravated battery to a peace officer Sunday was released on $250 bail Tuesday.
    April 30, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • DeKalb Planning and Zoning Commission rebuffs zoning change for University Village

    DeKALB – The DeKalb City Council will have to wait to decide a zoning issue at the center of a Seattle company’s plan to buy and renovate University V ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • William and Kate mark 4th anniversary waiting for 2nd child

    LONDON – Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge Wednesday marked their fourth wedding anniversary while waiting for the birth of their second chi ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Pope echoes feminist anthem of equal pay for equal work

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis added his voice Wednesday to the feminist anthem of equal pay for equal work, saying it’s “pure scandal” that women earn l ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Gyrocopter ‘indistinguishable’ from birds, kite, says FAA chief

    WASHINGTON – A small gyrocopter that flew through miles of the nation’s most restricted airspace before landing at the U.S. Capitol was “indistinguish ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Hurricane Katrina victim donates veteran reunion money to Fairdale

    As a survivor of Hurricane Katrina, Dan Moyle knows what it’s like to lose everything – that’s why he donated a chunk of his vacation money to Fairdal ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Study: Millennials believe U.S. justice system unfair

    BOSTON – A Harvard University survey released Wednesday found that nearly one in two millennials believe America’s criminal justice system is unfair a ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Noting slower economy, Fed appears no closer to a rate hike

    WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve downgraded its view of the U.S. economy Wednesday after a winter in which growth nearly froze. The Fed offered no sig ...
    April 29, 2015 - 11:37 pm
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