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  • Crash near Genoa started with spilled coffee

    GENOA – A Kirkland truck driver spilled coffee on his lap about 5:40 a.m., which caused him to swerve and crash into an oncoming truck that ultimately ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 approves fiscal 2015 budget

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428 board members approved a budget for this academic year with a $3.1 million operating deficit, which is about $341, ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Castle Challenge hosting 15th football fundraiser at DeKalb-Sycamore game

    DeKALB – Fifteen years ago, Gary Evans was courtside at a middle school basketball game when he noticed the DeKalb team sporting three different varie ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 12:47 am
  • DeKalb County residents push to restore Annie Glidden house

    DeKALB – A group of DeKalb residents is trying to save a 113-year old home owned by the Northern Illinois University Foundation, but the foundation pr ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Sycamore's college credit option allows students to get ahead

    SYCAMORE – Annie Malecki will have almost a semester of college completed before she graduates high school in May.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Culver’s owner hopes to attract NIU students

    DeKALB – Larry Bollinger still remembers riding his motorcycle with his wife almost 30 years ago from DeKalb to Sauk City, Wisconsin, to a little-know ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Fall fireworks popular for Sycamore Park District

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore Park District is looking forward to many more September fireworks shows in the coming years.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Police: Woman stole from Dollar Store deposits

    CORTLAND – A Maple Park woman who is accused of stealing money from the Cortland Dollar General store when she worked there did so three times from da ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Sept. 15 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. 15, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • No one injured in semi crash on Peace Road

    SYCAMORE – No one was injured Friday evening when a semitrailer tipped over on Peace Road near DeKalb Avenue, police said.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Tips for staving off foreclosure at event

    DeKALB — Some area politicians will be on hand later this month for an event aimed at helping people save their homes from foreclosures.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Fundraising effort underway for DeKalb crash victim

    CORTLAND – A friend of Kimberly Havlicek, the Cortland woman who died early Friday after a head-on collision on Interstate 88, is asking for help to p ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:40 pm
  • DeKalb looks to spend tax revenue

    DeKALB – The pressure for DeKalb leaders to find other ways to fund certain city operations is increasing as they look for the best ways to spend the ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Former mayor of DeKalb remembered

    DeKALB – Jay Ebbesen always knew his father, Joseph Ebbesen, made an impact on people. But it wasn’t until he stood at his father’s memorial Saturday ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Several charities meet at TAILS Humane Society's Mutt Strut

    DeKALB – Susana Martin didn’t have a dog to bring to the ninth annual Mutt Strut. Instead, the 10-ye ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:52 pm
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