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  • G-K Supt. Burgess named a leader of distinction

    DeKALB – The Genoa-Kingston school district's leader is a superintendent of distinction, the state board of education declared as it honored him last ...
    April 27, 2016 - 4:50 pm
  • State overpaid DeKalb County entities more than $686K in replacement taxes

    DeKALB – Taxing bodies in DeKalb County were collectively overpaid more than $686,000 from the Illinois Personal Property Replacement Tax because of a ...
    April 25, 2016 - 1:34 pm
  • Sycamore teen collects used bicycles for Eagle Scout project

    DeKALB – Ryan Loitz’s used-bicycle drive was operating like a well-oiled machine Sunday, even if the bicycles weren’t.
    April 24, 2016 - 10:18 pm
  • Road to dismissal: Pay phone record convinces prosecutor of McCullough’s innocence

    SYCAMORE – By October 2015, the case against Jack McCullough hinged on a critical, unanswered question: Where was the pay phone he used to call Sycamo ...
    April 25, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • Road closed after semi-trailer hits utility pole in Sandwich

    SANDWICH –  Traffic on Somonauk Road between Chicago and Pine Roads was shut down after a semitruck and tanker filled with nitrogen crashed into a uti ...
    April 24, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • Karate students earn blue belts

    Wolf and Maddie Cat provide a dynamic brother-sister combination punch when it comes to their dedication to Shotokan Karate as members of the Midwest ...
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kirkland Citizen of the Year nominations sought

    The Greater Kirkland Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the Kirkland Citizen of the Year.
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteer opportunities available at Midwest Museum of Natural History

    The Midwest Museum of Natural History, 425 W. State St. in Sycamore, invites community members to get involved at the museum.
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Early Childhood Center at KC sets open house

    The Early Childhood Center located on the Kishwaukee College campus will hold an open house from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 29.
    April 27, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club conducts food drive

    The Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club is asking the community to assist in restocking the DeKalb and Sycamore food pantries.
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Garden Club to dedicate bench, host sale

    Members of the Genoa Garden Club invite the public for a memorial ceremony honoring Evelyn Cooley and Dolores Gallagher at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 27.
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Questions swirl about Prince's health with unexplained death

    MINNEAPOLIS – Prince talked dirty in song but had a reputation for clean living. He also had an ability to put on shows that were electrifying in thei ...
    April 23, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • 8 relatives shot in the head in Ohio; no suspects caught yet

    PIKETON, Ohio – Authorities urged residents to be cautious in this part of rural southern Ohio heading into the weekend as the search continued for wh ...
    April 23, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • Illinois lawmakers pass $600M aid for struggling colleges

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois' college and universities received a much-needed lifeline Friday when lawmakers approved a $600 million short-term funding fix ...
    April 22, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • A ‘presidential’ Trump 2.0? Not so fast, candidate says

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Standing in a conference room at a swanky South Florida hotel, Donald Trump’s chief adviser assured Republican insiders his boss was ...
    April 23, 2016 - 12:20 am
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