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  • Thousands donated to families of crash victims

    KIRKLAND – Donations have poured in to online fundraising efforts for the families of two 21-year-old men who died Saturday in an off-road vehicle cra ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:40 pm
  • NIU names Forward, Together Forward scholars

    DeKALB – University officials have named the 2017-18 Forward, Together Forward Scholarship recipients, who are selected in honor of the five Northern ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 4:36 pm
  • Crime Mugs for February 2017 in the DeKalb County area

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 2:30 pm
  • SPLC says the number of anti-Muslim hate groups on the rise

    WASHINGTON – The number of anti-Muslim hate groups in the United States has nearly tripled since 2015, due in part to radical Islamic attacks and the ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 2:08 pm
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump's iffy grasp of autism research

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump has weighed in on child autism, apparently without a complete grasp of the research.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 2:08 pm
  • Congress makes it easier for mentally disabled people to purchase a gun

    WASHINGTON – Congress on Wednesday sent President Donald Trump legislation blocking an Obama-era rule designed to keep guns out of the hands of certai ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 12:37 pm
  • Opportunity House to host public tour of new building construction

    SYCAMORE – Opportunity House officials will host an open house Thursday to showcase a major expansion project and answer public questions about servic ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:34 pm
  • Sharing the good news

    DeKALB – When Paul DeHaven was a young boy growing up near Los Angeles, California, he had two dreams: he wanted be a farmer and a teacher.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Democrats condemn Flynn based on fake tweet

    WASHINGTON – A fake Michael Flynn Twitter account has fooled two top House Democrats who cited a series of tweets in condemning President Donald Trump ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:37 am
  • Russia denies intelligence contacts with Trump campaign team

    MOSCOW – The Kremlin spokesman on Wednesday denied reports of intercepted phone calls between Russian intelligence officials and members of Donald Tru ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:43 am
  • U.S. retail sales rise in January, led by gas and restaurants

    WASHINGTON – Retail sales rose a seasonally adjusted 0.4 percent last month, slowing down from a solid 1 percent gain in December, the Commerce Depart ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:38 am
  • Republicans showing less enthusiasm for investigations in the Trump era

    WASHINGTON – The Republicans' ardor for investigations and oversight, on display throughout the Obama administration, has cooled off considerably with ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:37 am
  • Sycamore Middle School names Students of the Month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for January. The sixth-grade students are Grace Parks, Sam Krull, Madison Huml and Dawson A ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • KC EMSA program application deadline extended

    The Kishwaukee College EMSA Program will accept applications for the 2017-2018 academic year through March 1. Students who are high school juniors cur ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • DEAN’S LIST

    Following is a list of local college students who were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
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