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  • NIU to host Pokemon Go event

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University will offer lessons of a different kind before the fall semester starts: Pokemon Go.
    July 28, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Donna, the tank in DeKalb's Memorial Park, to get fresh coat of paint

    DeKALB – The commemorative armored vehicle in Memorial Park will get a touch-up this weekend, as veterans plan to give it a new paint job.
    July 27, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Ruby Tuesday in DeKalb closes

    DeKALB – The city’s Ruby Tuesday was among the rest of Ruby Tuesday Inc.’s franchise-operated locations throughout the state to close unexpectedly Wed ...
    July 27, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • DeKalb Police Department welcomes new therapy dog

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department has welcomed a new furry friend it hopes will aid in further developing good community relations.
    July 27, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Judge denies bond reduction for suspect in bad-check spree

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County judge denied a request to reduce the bond for a local man suspected of writing a string of bad checks.
    July 27, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • DeKalb Panda Express closes permanently; Winstop to re-open

    DeKALB – Lincoln Highway’s Panda Express has closed for good. The company decided to cut back on the number of restaurants in the area, DeKalb Communi ...
    July 27, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • AP source: Chicago's Jackson Park chose as site for President Obama's presidential library

    CHICAGO – President Barack Obama's presidential library will be built in a park on Chicago's South Side along the shores of Lake Michigan and a short ...
    July 27, 2016 - 3:32 pm
  • Chris Kennedy blasts Gov. Bruce Rauner at Democrats' convention

    CHICAGO – Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan said Chris Kennedy, the son of the late Robert F. Kennedy, would be an "excellent candidate" for gove ...
    July 27, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Chicago Police union to officers: Don't request overtime

    CHICAGO – Chicago's police union is asking officers to not volunteer to work overtime during the Labor Day weekend to protest the "continued disrespec ...
    July 27, 2016 - 1:11 pm
  • Judge: Ronald Reagan shooter John Hinckley Jr. can leave hospital to live in Virginia

    WASHINGTON – More than 35 years after he tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan in an effort to impress actress Jodie Foster, John Hinckley Jr. ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:10 pm
  • Donald Trump says Russia should find Hillary Clinton's missing emails

    MIAMI – Donald Trump has a message for Russia: find Hillary Clinton's missing emails.The Republican ...
    July 27, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • Boeing reports first quarterly loss in nearly 7 years

    NEW YORK – Boeing, absorbing billions in write-downs related to two of its newest commercial jets and a military fuel tanker, reported its first quart ...
    July 27, 2016 - 9:02 am
  • SPRING GRADUATES

    Following is a list of local college students who graduated this spring. We will continue to run schools in alphabetical order as space permits.
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Somonauk schools set registration night

    Somonauk Community School District will hold a registration night on Thursday, Aug. 4, for both new and returning students.  
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU schedules fall ACT test prep

    The Northern Illinois University Fall ACT Test preparation program provides individualized attention in a small classroom setting and offers students ...
    July 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
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