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  • Photos: Pictures of the Week Oct. 9 - Oct. 15

    The week in photographs from the Daily Chronicle, as seen by our photographers. ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:43 pm
  • State aide sought to change classification of Hillary Clinton's email

    WASHINGTON – A senior State Department official asked for the FBI's help last year to change the classification level of an email from Hillary Clinton ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman to retire next year

    NEW YORK – Caterpillar said Monday that CEO and Chairman Doug Oberhelman will retire from the company next year and will be replaced as CEO by Jim Ump ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • Donald Trump says his own party being 'naive' about voter fraud

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump lashed out on Monday at Republicans who have tried to tone down his rhetoric about election fraud, calling his own party's l ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • Gas fireplaces

    There are many reasons why homeowners are making the smart decision of getting a gas fireplace installed into their home.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 4:36 am
  • Koch brothers' network focusing on GOP Senate, not Trump

    FAIRLESS HILLS, Pa. – To the Republicans in the red "Can't Afford Katie" T-shirts, it's as if Donald Trump doesn't even exist.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • Police seek information about shots fired in air after DeKalb murder

    DeKALB – Police are seeking information about shots fired into the air Oct. 7 in a DeKalb neighborhood a day after a man was murdered in the area.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Prime season for a pumpkin patch party

    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Free lacrosse program comes to DeKalb Park District

    DeKALB – The fastest-growing sport in the country has come to DeKalb, and kids from kindergarten through high school were able to learn about lacrosse ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Shining a light on DeKalb County's Underground Railroad sites

    A history of abolitionism in DeKalb County was remembered Saturday with the erection of historical markers at sites that once served as stations along ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Pence: GOP ticket will 'absolutely' accept vote outcome

    WASHINGTON – Mike Pence said Sunday that he and Donald Trump will abide by “the will of the American people” on Election Day, and suggested that Trump ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Sycamore man faces drug charges after undercover police operation

    SYCAMORE – A 21-year-old Sycamore man faces felony drug charges for attempting to sell prescription pills to an undercover police officer.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 10:12 am
  • Foundation creates Safe Passage Angels Endowment Fund

    The DeKalb County Community Foundation has announced a new fund, the Safe Passage Angels Endowment Fund, created by the estate of Sharon Dowen.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Lions grill pork chops for Pioneer Day

    The Genoa Lions grilled pork chops, hot dogs and bratwurst for this year’s Pioneer Day on Aug. 28 sponsored by Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society. The ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Walk & Roll for Mobility raises $1,100 for VAC

    The third annual Walk & Roll for Mobility in September successfully raised $1,100 for the Voluntary Action Center of DeKalb County.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Who won the final presidential debate on Wednesday?
    Hillary Clinton
    Donald Trump
    I didn't watch