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  • Free Thanksgiving meals planned in DeKalb

    DeKALB – There will be opportunities for people seeking a Thanksgiving meal to find one in the morning, afternoon and evening.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:35 pm
  • Hoey excited about upcoming IHSA tournament

    DeKALB – Sports and media have been an integral part of Brad Hoey’s life. As a youth in Rockton, he walked football sidelines with his father who was ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:06 pm
  • Volunteers gear up for IHSA title games

    DeKALB – As high school football fans statewide gear up for the weekend’s Illinois High School Association football championship games, the community’ ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Event organizers have better idea on moving crowds, teams

    DeKALB -- This year marks the second time DeKalb and Northern Illinois University have partnered to host the IHSA championships. And organizers said t ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Volunteers work to make games a reality

    DeKalb County, let’s get ready for some football!The IHSA Football State Championships take place on ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Event organizers work to makes Huskie Stadium ready

    DeKALB – The changing of the goal posts is probably the largest task that faced event organizers as they prepared to convert Huskie Stadium from a col ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • IHSA State Football Championship Central

    What kind of impact are the games having on DeKalb? How did they get here? What about the teams? What should we expect from the games. Get all the inf ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:28 pm
  • DeKalb County candidate filing for March primaries underway

    DeKALB – The early list of candidates who have filed to run for office in local primary elections could boost voters’ interests.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Sycamore School District 427 approves $26.8M tax levy resolution

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 unanimously approved a $26.8 million tax-levy resolution at its meeting Tuesday.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • DeKalb seeks community input for strategic plan

    DeKALB – The city is seeking residents’ opinions on its drafted 10-year strategic plan, which officials said will guide the budget process in the futu ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Photos: Huskies Fall Short to Ohio

    After a slew of injuries, NIU drops off the end of the season with a loss to Ohio, 21-26. ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • DeKalb County home sales post double-digit increase

    DeKALB – DeKalb County home sales increased 12.9 percent in October as prices rose and inventory declined, according to data released Monday by the Il ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:41 am
  • DeKalb holiday magic takes year-round preparation

    DeKALB – Christmas is a year-round holiday for those who make sure traditions can carry on.Pete Robi ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:14 am
  • Assignment turns to yuletide outreach for team of NIU students

    DeKALB – A team of business students from Northern Illinois University are helping teachers and staff at a local elementary school make Christmas merr ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • DeKalb County holiday shoppers expected to spend locally

    DeKALB – For 135 million Americans, what immediately follows Thanksgiving dinner is a weekend of sale-hunting and serious shopping, according to the N ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:13 am
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