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  • July 1 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 ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:33 pm
  • Genoa library to host 4 music events next week

    GENOA – The Genoa Public Library, at 232 W. Main St., Genoa, will host four events next week for children and adults.
    June 30, 2015 - 9:13 pm
  • Family looks to rebuild Fairdale house for mother battling lung cancer

    FAIRDALE – Irene Clay was watching TV upstairs April 9 when her son-in-law told her to get in the basement because a tornado was heading their way.
    June 30, 2015 - 9:05 pm
  • Democrats propose 1-month state budget

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner appeared ready Tuesday to reject a Democratic proposal aimed at keeping state services functioning ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:06 pm
  • Illinois budget impasse has DeKalb County agencies, NIU officials on edge

    DeKALB – Alan Phillips will be in Springfield today to testify before Illinois lawmakers about the effect the loss of the state funding will have on N ...
    June 30, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Suspect in Malta heroin overdose case seeks jury trial

    SYCAMORE – A Rockford man charged with drug-induced homicide connection with in the 2013 heroin overdose death of a Malta man could go before a jury i ...
    June 30, 2015 - 6:11 pm
  • Area residents face felony charges connected to possible gang violence

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb police arrested six people Friday and Saturday in connection with a fight that police say may have been gang-related.
    June 30, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Supreme Court to consider limiting union power to collect fees

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court will consider limiting the power of government employee unions to collect fees from non-members in a case that labor of ...
    June 30, 2015 - 8:54 am
  • Texas abortion providers study whether clinics could reopen

    AUSTIN, Texas – Abortion providers cheered a move by the U.S. Supreme Court to temporarily block part of a Texas law that would have closed more than ...
    June 30, 2015 - 8:26 am
  • Kid’s Corner complete

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff congratulate the DeKalb Leadership Academy for its class service project titled “K ...
    June 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Leishman Center for Culinary Health opens

    The Sycamore and DeKalb chambers of commerce hosted a joint ribbon-cutting to celebrate the open house of the new Leishman Center for Culinary Health ...
    June 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb Noodles & Company helps out

    On April 20, Kathy Vance, general manager of the DeKalb Noodles & Company, and her team hosted a 50 Percent Benefit Day to raise money for the local c ...
    June 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Small-town traditions continue this summer in downtown Genoa

    There’s no better way to spend a cool summer night than enjoying a great movie in the great outdoors.
    June 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Mourners recall S.C. shooting victim at funeral

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – The day she was killed along with eight others during Bible study at a South Carolina church, Myra Thompson achieved her goal of be ...
    June 29, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • Tunisia struggles to find balanced response to terror

    TUNIS, Tunisia – Tunisia has reason to fear a terror attack. The only democracy that emerged from the turmoil of the 2011 Arab Spring has seen more of ...
    June 29, 2015 - 10:06 pm
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