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  • DeKalb's annual Corn Fest set to pop

    All about Corn FestActivities• Vintage auto show Autofest, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, City Hall• ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Event benefits Sycamore Civil War statue restoration

    SYCAMORE – Michael Kraus was pleasantly surprised to see the state of the DeKalb County Civil War monument, although he still has work ahead of him.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Aug. 28 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • DeKalb woman accused of breaking infant’s arm arraigned

    SYCAMORE – Christina Timm smiled at her husband when she entered the courtroom Thursday on allegations she broke her infant daughter’s arm.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • ComEd to clear vegetation near power lines

    DeKALB – ComEd contractors will be clearing vegetation today near high voltage lines between First Street and Bethany Road.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • DeKalb-Sycamore swim team competes after coach's arrest

    DeKALB – All 24 girls on the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op swim team raised their hands when DeKalb School District 428 Superintendent Doug Moeller asked who ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Sycamore man accused of burglary spree

    SYCAMORE — A 20 year-old Sycamore man accused of breaking into a home and stealing various items from five cars told police he was drunk the night the ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • White House preps legal case for immigration shift

    WASHINGTON – With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming, President Barack Obama knows whatever executive actions he takes on immigration ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Judge hears allegations against Chicago officer

    CHICAGO – Prosecutors say a veteran Chicago police commander accused of misconduct chased a suspect into an abandoned home, stuck a gun down his throa ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:25 pm
  • Bait dumping offers invaders path to Great lakes

    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – Inadequate regulation of the bait fish trade and carelessness on the part of anglers may be allowing invasive species — includi ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Ozone in Colorado mountains surprises researchers

    DENVER – Researchers who examined air pollution along northern Colorado's Front Range said they were surprised by how much harmful ozone and ozone-cau ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Galesburg teachers end strike after contract deal

    GALESBURG – Galesburg teachers have ended a two-week strike after their union reached a tentative contract agreement with the board of education.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 9:52 am
  • U.S. economy grew at brisk 4.2 pct. rate in Q2

    WASHINGTON – After a bleak start to the year, the U.S. economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 percent in the April-June quarter, the government sa ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:50 am
  • Chicago schools getting $10M for Safe Passage

    CHICAGO – The state of Illinois is giving Chicago Public Schools $10 million to expand a program that provides safe routes to classes for thousands of ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • Bruce Rauner broadens Ag Department patronage criticism

    SPRINGFIELD – The GOP candidate for Illinois governor broadened his criticism of state agriculture officials Wednesday, saying the department was “ful ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:40 pm
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