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  • 124 Illinois prison nurses get layoff notices

    SPRINGFIELD – The 124 union nurses working in Illinois prisons have received layoff notices telling them their jobs are being privatized, according to ...
    March 21, 2017 - 4:51 pm
  • Photos: 128 crosses at NIU for 2017 Chicago murders

    128 wooden crosses with names, ages, and photos, created by Greg Zanis of Aurora, were placed around the courtyard outside of the Holmes Student Cente ...
    March 21, 2017 - 4:15 pm
  • White House issues gag order to officials on budget details

    WASHINGTON – The White House is instructing Cabinet heads and agency officials not to elaborate on President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts beyon ...
    March 21, 2017 - 12:42 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Cheryl Aldis, candidate for Cortland Clerk

    Cortland Clerk candidate Cheryl Aldis submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Cortland Clerk race.
    March 21, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Sally Jones, candidate for Kirkland Village Trustee

    Kirkland Village Trustee candidate Sally Jones submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Kirkland Village Tr ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Trump warns GOP of political costs of rejecting health bill

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned House Republicans they could lose their seats in next year's midterm elections if they failed to ...
    March 21, 2017 - 9:43 am
  • First National’s Home Mortgage Division recognizes top performers

    First National Bank’s Home Mortgage Division has named its Circle of Excellence award winners for 2016.
    March 21, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Whimsical Perspective opens doors Thursday

    SYCAMORE – Whimsical Perspective, a new store in downtown Sycamore, will open its doors Thursday.The ...
    March 21, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Small business workshop planned March 28 in DeKalb

    Kishwaukee College is partnering with DeKalb County Business Incubator to offer a free Small Business Planning Workshop from 6 to 9 p.m. March 28 in t ...
    March 21, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Strohacker: Come explore Genoa this spring

    The Genoa Chamber of Commerce would like to wish everyone a very happy spring! We are looking forward to seeing you all out in Genoa soon – strolling ...
    March 21, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Trump going outside Washington for support on health bill

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – President Donald Trump is deploying an outside and inside strategy to fulfill his campaign promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare, ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Germany's Angela Merkel disputes Trump's NATO debt claim

    BERLIN – Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday underlined Germany’s rejection of a claim by U.S. President Donald Trump that her country owes NATO large ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:46 pm
  • FBI Director James Comey: Probing Trump-Russia links, wiretap claims bogus

    WASHINGTON – The FBI is investigating whether Donald Trump’s associates coordinated with Russian officials in an effort to sway the 2016 presidential ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • High court nominee Gorsuch: I'll be unbiased or 'hang up the robe'

    WASHINGTON – Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch pledged to be independent or "hang up the robe" as the U.S. Senate began rancorous hearings Monday on ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • D-428 to review Lincoln Elementary cooling project bids

    DeKALB – The DeKalb School District 428 board will consider bids for a $1 million-plus project to replace the boiler system at Lincoln Elementary Scho ...
    March 21, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you think DeKalb County needs a marijuana dispensary?