50°FFairFull Forecast
Pro Football Weekly Updated Draft Guide


  • Trump strategy on North Korea includes 'maximum pressure and engagement'

    WASHINGTON – The Trump administration has settled on its North Korea strategy after a two-month review: “Maximum pressure and engagement.”
    April 15, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Rauner opposes bill allowing taxpayer-funded abortions

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner pledged Friday to veto a Democratic-backed measure that would allow the state to cover abortions for its employees and ...
    April 15, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • Railroad crossing work to close part of Route 23 for a week

    GENOA – Part of Route 23 east of Genoa will be closed for about a week starting Monday, for work to be done on the CP Railway crossing just north of s ...
    April 14, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • Participants sought for 2017 Memorial Day Parade in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Members of the public are encouraged to show their patriotic side by participating in DeKalb’s Memorial Day Parade on May 29.
    April 14, 2017 - 11:31 pm
  • NIU staff meteorologist laid off

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Staff Meteorologist Gilbert Sebenste was let go after 19 years.
    April 14, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • Pastors in DeKalb County area prepare messages of faith for Easter

    With the season of Lent coming to a close, local pastors are preparing messages of God’s love through the story of Jesus Christ’s resurrection to shar ...
    April 14, 2017 - 11:22 pm
  • Construction in the works for Sycamore Park District's Action 2020 projects

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore Park District’s new $13 million recreation campus is starting to take shape at the 25-acre construction site along Airport Roa ...
    April 14, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • NIU grads hook investor on 'Shark Tank'

    CHICAGO – Did you see that? If you missed it, Northern Illinois University graduates Joe Parisi and Adam Havey just landed a new partner on ABC's “Sha ...
    April 15, 2017 - 8:28 am
  • Photos: Good Friday service at Immanuel Lutheran Church in DeKalb

    Rev. Marty Marks and Rev. Ray Krueger give a Good Friday service on Friday, April 14, 2017 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in DeKalb. Good Friday is the C ...
    April 14, 2017 - 6:04 pm
  • St. Paul’s taking orders for annual Lobster Boil

    St. Paul's Episcopal Church in DeKalb, in collaboration with the Episcopal Church Women Ministry, is taking orders for the annual Lobster Boil fundrai ...
    April 14, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Glad Tidings hosts hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The public is invited.
    April 14, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Easter services set at Malta and Northwest Malta UMC

    A community Good Friday service will be hosted by Northwest Malta United Methodist Church at 7 p.m. Friday. The choir will share two selections for th ...
    April 14, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Japan's prime minister: North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

    TOKYO – Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned Thursday that North Korea may be capable of firing a missile loaded with sarin nerve gas toward Japan, as int ...
    April 14, 2017 - 12:52 am
  • U.S. says countries must punish U.N. troops for sexual abuse

    UNITED NATIONS – U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Thursday urged all countries that provide troops for U.N. peacekeeping missions to hold soldiers accou ...
    April 14, 2017 - 12:49 am
  • Lawyer: United passenger dragged from flight lost 2 teeth, broke his nose

    CHICAGO – The passenger dragged from a United flight lost two front teeth and suffered a broken nose and a concussion, his lawyer said Thursday, accus ...
    April 14, 2017 - 12:50 am
  • Reader Poll

    Have you ever attended a town hall meeting?