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  • Ann Sanders wins playhouse donated by Resource Bank

    Ann Sanders of Genoa was the winner of the Hampshire Park District’s drawing to win a playhouse schoolhouse constructed and donated by Resource Bank. ...
    May 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Information sought about suspect passing counterfeit $100 bills

    MALTA – Police are seeking information about a woman who used a counterfeit $100 bill at Hickey’s gas station in Malta.
    May 24, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Farm machinery flips after close call near DeKalb

    MALTA – A close call between a tractor and an oncoming vehicle Monday led to a piece of farm machinery overturning, but no injuries, police said.
    May 23, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Health officials help with measles vaccine recommendations

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Health Department released additional information about measles vaccine recommendations after a family member of a Northern ...
    May 23, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Crash sends Sycamore police officer to hospital

    SYCAMORE – A Sycamore police officer responding to an emergency call with his emergency equipment activated collided with another car Monday and was t ...
    May 23, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Automated bomb threat leads to evacuation at DeKalb's Clinton Rosette Middle School

    DeKALB – Clinton Rosette Middle School on Monday was one of several schools around the country that received what appeared to be an automated call mak ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Somonauk High School graduates 64 seniors

    SOMONAUK – Jacob Kenyon had a lot to celebrate this weekend. Not only did the team he is captain for, the Somonauk High School boys varsity baseball t ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Cortland man killed while working for Kane County Department of Transportation

    DeKALB – A Cortland man who worked for the Kane County Department of Transportation was killed Thursday morning after being struck by a vehicle while ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Environmental, Fire and Police commissions expected to get appointments at City Council meeting today

    DeKALB – The police chief is expected to unveil his long-term crime-fighting plan to the mayor and aldermen today at the DeKalb City Council’s Committ ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Kaneland High School seniors celebrate commencement

    May 22, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Sandwich Park District hosts Radioactive Zombie Run

    About 50 runners had one thing on their brains during a 5K Saturday in Sandwich: Don’t let them get devoured by zombies.
    May 22, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Hinckley-Big Rock High School seniors say goodbye at graduation

    HINCKLEY – With its 48 graduates, the Hinckley-Big Rock High School Class of 2016 is small in number but big on achievement and potential, school lead ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • Kishwaukee College celebrates Class of 2016

    After spending two years earning his associate degree in science at Kishwaukee College, Micah Huff said he feels ready to move on to the next chapter ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Health officials: Person with measles visited several DeKalb locations

    DeKALB - State health officials have released more details about potential measles exposure, including the places in DeKalb the infected person visite ...
    May 23, 2016 - 4:14 pm
  • Oak Crest recognizes volunteers

    DeKalb Area Retirement Center – Oak Crest recently recognized its many volunteers at a special “Oak Crest Volunteers Give Time, Touch Lives” party.
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
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