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  • Police: Passenger killed in DUI motorcycle crash Sunday

    SHABBONA – A 52-year-old Earlville man is accused of driving drunk in the motorcycle crash that killed his wife and injured him about 7 p.m. Sunday, a ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Photos: Penguin Project rehearses Aladdin Jr.

    Images from the dress rehearsal of Aladdin Jr. presented by the participants of the Penguin Project.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Free motorcycle training course to be offered

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Motorcycle Safety Project is offering a free motorcycle training course in DeKalb.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Nicor Gas to teach kids about fire safety

    DeKALB – Nicor Gas will teach DeKalb children about fire safety in a couple of weeks during National Fire Prevention Week.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • DeKalb police to accept expired medications

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department will accept unwanted and expired prescription medications on Saturday as part of National Prescription Drug Take ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Hundreds participate in annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s

    DeKALB – It has been almost a year since Tom Oestreicher was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, and he hasn’t let it stop him.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Face Time With ... Nick Reineck

    SYCAMORE – For now, Nick Reineck plans to live and stay in Sycamore for a long time.Reineck began wo ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Penguin Project puts children with disabilities in spotlight

    DeKALB – Nicholas Regelbrugge wants to be involved in theater until he’s 40 years old, but he knows he just can’t.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 12:07 pm
  • Some DeKalb County voters will see ballot questions

    SYCAMORE – Six referendum questions will be on ballots in DeKalb County this November, including electrical aggregation questions and Sycamore Park Di ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Democrats, Tea Party pitch in to help United Way

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Democrats and Tea Party members were able to find common ground Saturday, coming together for a charity softball game in suppor ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • DeKalb City Clerk Liz Peerboom shares resignation email

    DeKalb City Clerk Liz Peerboom sent Mayor John Rey the following email Friday to resign from her office, effective immediately:
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 1:04 am
  • Oncken declines committee’s top spot

    DeKALB – Police will be looking for drunk drivers and cars driving erratically this weekend during a roadside safety check.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • DeKalb City Clerk resigns via email

    DeKALB – DeKalb City Clerk Liz Peerboom resigned Friday in an emotional email to Mayor John Rey, questioning whether city leaders respected her office ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • NIU’s Anthropology Museum receives grant

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University’s Anthropology Museum recently received its second federal grant in nine months, according to a news release.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Waste Management settles lawsuit in Cortland Elementary School incident

    CORTLAND – The lawsuit the Illinois Attorney General’s Office filed after about 60 students and staff at Cortland Elementary School were sickened by a ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
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