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  • Aurora man charged with drug-induced homicide in Waterman overdose death

    An Aurora man was charged with drug-induced homicide Tuesday in connection with the Aug. 25 death of a man in Waterman, according to a news release fr ...
    March 22, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • NIU students remember victims of Chicago violence with wooden cross memorial

    DeKALB – Memorial crosses lined the courtyard Tuesday at Northern Illinois University, where students, including Brandon Robertson Jr., had placed the ...
    March 22, 2017 - 8:58 am
  • Forge Brewhouse owners plan for move into downtown Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – James Heinrich said the extra elbowroom in Forge Brewhouse’s new building should be a refreshing change, as his goal is to triple the brewp ...
    March 22, 2017 - 8:56 am
  • 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
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