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  • Kelly Miller Circus headed to Leland

    Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, step right up! The circus is coming to Leland on Thursday.The ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Meet local authors at Somonauk Public Library

    Somonauk Public Library will host a day of author talks, book readings and signings Oct. 8.Author pr ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa day care raises money for St. Jude with third annual Trike-A-Thon

    GENOA – Whether decorated with pink kitten ears, a princess crown, a Mohawk of lime green spikes or Spiderman, almost every child riding in the third ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:53 am
  • Former DeKalb ‘pill mill’ doctor pleads guilty

    ROCKFORD – A former DeKalb doctor accused of running a pill mill pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to distributing narcotics and tax fraud.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Early voting to begin in DeKalb County

    SYCAMORE – Early voting for the Nov. 8 general election will be available starting Thursday at the DeKalb County Legislative Center, 200 N. Main St., ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Crime Stoppers seeks information on Hinckley car burglaries

    Crime Stoppers is seeking information about a series of car burglaries in Hinckley this week.Police ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • DeKalb County home sales show gains in August

    DeKALB – Home sales in DeKalb County increased 36.7 percent last month as prices increased and the number of homes on the market declined.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:53 am
  • State Rep. Bob Pritchard seeks input on education

    DeKALB – Local public school teachers, parents and other community stakeholders will have a chance to have input on the new education rules the state ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Kishwaukee College to hold voter registration drive

    Kishwaukee College Student Government Association is offering students and community members the opportunity to register to vote in time for the upcom ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • DeKalb County budget calls for job cuts

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County budget being contemplated for 2017 would require elimination of nine full-time and five part-time positions in order to a ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Donations help provide basketball court in man's memory

    James Tompkins was such a fan of Northern Illinois University athletics, he was buried in a Huskies jersey.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed and ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • GOP lawmaker: FBI gave immunity to top Clinton aide

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton’s former chief of staff, Cheryl Mills, and two other staff members were granted immunity deals in exchange for their coop ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Lead crisis in housing project was actually no surprise

    EAST CHICAGO, Ind. – When the mayor in this industrial town ordered the evacuation of a 40-year-old public housing complex this summer because of seve ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Clinton struggles to make Obama's coalition her own

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton long planned to activate the vaunted Obama coalition to help carry her to the White House. But a rough month on the trail ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:24 am
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