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  • DeKalb police to accept unneeded medications

    DeKALB – DeKalb residents will have the chance April 26 to safely and anonymously dispose of prescription medications.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Grieving parents use painful story to reach out

    SYCAMORE – Jill and Brad Caldwell of Sycamore wanted the whole world to know when Jill got pregnant.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Waterman man accused of beating, choking girlfriend

    SYCAMORE – A 24-year-old Waterman man accused of beating his live-in girlfriend was charged with violating an order of protection for allegedly callin ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Lenten season ends with celebration of Easter

    DeKALB – Caroline Quinlan relishes a long Easter Vigil on Saturday night filled with readings, traditional prayers and communion.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Photos: Good Friday

    Images from St. Catherine of Genoa Catholic Church's Good Friday Service on Friday. ...
    April 18, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • Crime Mugs, April 2014

    A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the state’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reasonable dou ...
    April 18, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • DeKalb releases separation agreement with former finance director

    DeKALB – The finance director who resigned her DeKalb post last month received more than $9,000 for accrued time off as part of a separation agreement ...
    April 19, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Folk trio takes opera house stage

    SANDWICH – A Band Called Honalee, a modern-day folk trio inspired by the music and legacy of Peter, Paul and Mary, will perform at the Sandwich Opera ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:03 pm
  • April 17 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 ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Keslinger Road bridge replacement planned at last

    SYCAMORE – Work to repair the Keslinger Road bridge should begin this fall and be complete by the end of the year, DeKalb County Engineer Nathan Schwa ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Child Abuse Prevention Month: Agencies, programs work to reverse rising incidence of abuse

    DeKALB – When Valarie Redmond’s 3-year-old daughter Alexandria frustrates her, she sings. Redmond mi ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Akst: Calling all Vulcans: please visit

    I don’t speak Klingon, but I have loved “Star Trek” TV shows and movies for years. I particularly like the explanation (revealed in “Star Trek: First ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Photo gallery: Sycamore 7, DeKalb 5

    Images from the baseball match up at NIU on Thursday. ...
    April 18, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • DeKalb businessman plans bowling alley, laundromat for South Fourth Street

    DeKALB – A bowling alley, laundromat and a restaurant could come to DeKalb's South Fourth Street area under plans from DeKalb area businessman Jim Mas ...
    April 18, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • DeKalb man arrested in gas station attack

    DeKALB – A 21-year-old DeKalb who police say attacked a woman April 7 in the parking lot at the Road Ranger gas station in DeKalb has turned himself i ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:51 pm
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