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  • Continuing education courses remain popular at Kishwaukee College

    MALTA – Students usually feel like a family by the end of Tonya Hardy’s classes at Kishwaukee College, but this time they started with that feeling.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • Illinois governor hopefuls face off in 2nd debate

    CHICAGO – Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican Bruce Rauner defended their records on minority hiring, public safety and gun control on Tuesday during the se ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • CDC acknowledges it could have done more on Ebola

    FORT WORTH, Texas – The nation’s top disease-fighting agency acknowledged Tuesday that federal health experts failed to do all they should have done t ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Orangeville pet dubbed world’s tallest cow

    ORANGEVILLE – A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Orangeville woman was recently dubbed the world’s tallest.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Can dentists bar competition over teeth-whitening?

    WASHINGTON – Teeth-bleaching isn’t brain surgery, although the Supreme Court seemed to find a link between the two in an antitrust case argued Tuesday ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Sycamore School District 427 getting onboard with assessment changes

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 is preparing to make assessment changes in its schools this year.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Maple Park man one of many missing loved ones remembered at event

    BOLINGBROOK – Maple Park resident Sue Olsen was in Bolingbrook on Tuesday, not only to spread the word about her missing son, Bradley P. Olsen, but to ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Oct. 14 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 ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • No vote on Illinois fracking rules until November

    CHICAGO – An Illinois legislative panel has put off voting on rules for high-volume oil and gas extraction until next month, as it grapples with how t ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • 'Sovereign citizen' sentenced for bogus liens

    CHICAGO – A self-proclaimed adherent of the "sovereign citizen" movement who was convicted in June of filing bogus liens against federal judges and ot ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Fight outside DeKalb party leads to stabbing

    DeKALB – A Northern Illinois University fraternity member is accused of stabbing a man during a fight that started when a group of people were trying ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • Woman accused of child's murder may be unfit for trial

    SYCAMORE — The defense attorney for a DeKalb woman accused of murdering a 15-month-old boy said his client had hallucinations before appearing in cour ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • DeKalb mayor seeks interim clerk applicants

    DeKALB – Mayor John Rey is looking for someone to fill the DeKalb City Clerk position until voters elect a new one in April.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • KishHealth System purchases DeKalb Clinic

    DeKALB – KishHealth System will purchase the DeKalb Clinic in Sycamore within the first few months of 2015, officials from both health care facilities ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Red barn playhouse lands in Leland

    SOMONAUK – Kim Johnson of Leland was the winner of the Little Red Barn Backyard Playhouse raffled off by Resource Bank and the Somonauk-Leland-Sandwic ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:29 pm
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