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  • Kishwaukee welcomes Rothmeyer as director of ARR

    Michelle Rothmeyer has joined Kishwaukee College as the director of admissions, registration and records. She assumed her position July 17.
    NEW: Oct. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • IVVC names September students of the month

    Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich recently announced its September 2015 Students of the Month.
    NEW: Oct. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Excellence in Education Awards nominations sought

    Community members are invited to nominate teachers, support staff and administrators from schools in DeKalb County for a 2016 DeKalb County Excellence ...
    NEW: Oct. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • CROP Walk set for Oct. 18

    Every harvest season for more than 50 years, community groups in DeKalb County have participated in a walk event that supports hunger issues throughou ...
    NEW: Oct. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Opportunity House, Kish College will host art show

    Opportunity House clients who participate in the Learning for Life program offered through Kishwaukee College created artwork modeled after well-known ...
    NEW: Oct. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Salem Lutheran confirms students

    Ten Salem ninth-grade students affirmed their faith on Sept. 27 at Salem Lutheran Church of Sycamore. The youth had engaged in three years of learning ...
    NEW: Oct. 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • BC-US--Chicago Schools-Indictment,10th Ld-Writethru

    CHICAGO – The former CEO of Chicago Public Schools plans to plead guilty to corruption charges announced Thursday that allege she helped steer more th ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:43 am
  • Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., abruptly withdraws candidacy for House speaker

    WASHINGTON – Confronting insurmountable obstacles, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suddenly withdrew from the contest for speaker of the U.S. House on ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:47 am
  • Oct. 9 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 ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:37 am
  • DeKalb Goodwill, Bethesda Lutheran Communities hold hiring event

    DeKALB – A hiring event held inside a local Goodwill store could help match job seekers with an area nonprofit that is looking to fill entry-level pos ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:38 am
  • Kishwaukee College to host holiday hiring expo

    MALTA – Kishwaukee College and the DeKalb Illinois workNet Center are hosting a hiring event for seasonal and holiday jobs in the region. 
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:01 am
  • Sycamore School District 427 Superintendent Kathy Countryman joins University of Iowa Alumni Association board

    Sycamore School District 427 Superintendent Kathy Countryman has been named to the University of Iowa Alumni Association Board of Directors.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:58 am
  • DeKalb police investigate robbery near NIU campus

    DeKALB – DeKalb police are investigating a robbery that occurred Wednesday near campus in which two men punched an individual in the face and stole hi ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • Former controller suing Northern Illinois

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s former controller has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the university and several of its officials, seekin ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • NIU officials: Bomb threat a hoax

    DeKALB – A bomb threat at Northern Illinois University Thursday evening evacuated campus for nearly three hours.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:25 am
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