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  • China sets sights on new global export: nuclear energy

    BEIJING – On a seaside field south of Shanghai, workers are constructing a nuclear reactor that is the flagship for Beijing's ambition to compete with ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Aug. 23 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged w ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:00 pm
  • NIU law school to honor alumnus

    DeKALB -- The Northern Illinois University law school will honor an alumnus today at a reception that celebrates his rise to the helm of the Illinois ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • ‘Gentleman’ crack dealer sentenced to 8 years in prison

    SYCAMORE – A self-described “gentleman” crack dealer has been sentenced to spend the next eight years in prison after being arrested on drug charges a ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Tempers flare after DeKalb Mayor Rey's vote creates a tie

    DeKALB – A seemingly innocuous resolution to allow the DeKalb Fire Department to provide emergency service at high school football games sparked a fir ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • State’s attorney: Investigate perjury claim in Ridulph murder case

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County State’s Attorney Richard Schmack wants a DeKalb County judge to have a special prosecutor investigate whether a Seattle polic ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • Clinton Foundation donors got face time with Hillary Clinton at State Department

    WASHINGTON – More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either person ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • Police: 3 children, man die in Chicago apartment fire

    CHICAGO – A fire at a Chicago apartment building that appears to have been deliberately set killed four people Tuesday, including three children, poli ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • U.S. new-home sales climb to best level since late 2007

    WASHINGTON – Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July to the fastest pace in nearly nine years, as low mortgage rates and a steady jo ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 9:34 am
  • Fellow Republicans still waiting for Donald Trump's promised cash

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump portrays himself as an indispensable cash resource for fellow Republicans up and down the ballot.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 8:25 am
  • KishHealth Physician Group welcomes Bhavisha Patel

    KishHealth System Physician Group, now part of Northwestern Medicine, welcomes Dr. Bhavisha Patel, allergist and immunologist. She will see patients a ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • OC Creative celebrates name change

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate OC Creative’s name change f ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Directory of women-owned businesses available

    The DeKalb Area Women’s Center has produced a women-owned and co-owned business directory for DeKalb County, available in print and online.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber View: Genoa preps for three days of Volksfest

    The Genoa Chamber is again teaming up with local organizations and businesses to bring you Volksfest 2016.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb City Council OKs liquor license, video gaming for business

    DeKALB – The DeKalb City Council approved another bar liquor license and video gaming permit, but aldermen made clear this nod could be the last for v ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
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