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  • DeKalb woman killed after Monday crash

    CHERRY VALLEY – DeKalb resident Debra Hopkins died Monday after a semitrailer crashed into the driver's side of her SUV in Cherry Valley, officials sa ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • DeKalb City Council tightens video gaming rules

    DeKALB – DeKalb aldermen added a new restriction that will guarantee video gambling terminals won’t pop up in restaurants across DeKalb.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Body shop manager pays a good deed forward

    DeKALB – After about 25 years, DeKalb Sycamore Collision Center manager Dan Paulsen is finally paying it forward.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • ALS, the disease behind the fad

    SYCAMORE – Dean Payne thinks it will be only a matter of time before he develops a debilitating, fatal disease.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Health care reform, Caterpillar Way headline DCEDC calendar

    The DeKalb County Economic Development Corp. will host a Healthcare Reform Business Roundtable Luncheon on Sept. 25, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Alzheimer's Association seeking DeKalb-area volunteers

    DeKALB – The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Illinois Chapter is seeking people interested in being Alzheimer’s Association community representatives ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Sycamore Kids Work Day on calendar again

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore children will have the opportunity to help spruce up their town before Pumpkin Fest.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • County’s first rabid bat of year found

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Health Department reported its first rabid bat of the year, found in a home in DeKalb.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Sept. 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 ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:46 am
  • West Elementary teachers plan memorials to beloved principal

    SYCAMORE – Jennifer McCormick remembers very well bumbling around as a new teacher more than 20 years ago, making messes and trying to get things righ ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:10 am
  • Swimmers bid summer goodbye

    DeKALB – Erin Andrews brought her family to Hopkins Pool one last time Monday before the end of summer.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • DeKalb airport to receive construction funds

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport will receive funds for construction as part of Gov. Pat Quinn’s investments for state airport improvement ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • County tax distribution reports available

    SYCAMORE – The fourth distribution of county real estate taxes has been made. DeKalb County Treasure ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • Talks stall after DeKalb hotel plan nixed

    DeKALB – ShoDeen Construction President Dave Patzelt isn’t sure what’s next for his property west of downtown DeKalb after city staff decided a $30 mi ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:51 am
  • Riders get active at bike rally

    DeKALB – Tom Hayden may not have much free time, but when he does, he wants to be riding his bike.Ha ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:41 am
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