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  • Photos: Hiawatha Alumni Basketball Tournament

    Images from the first alumni basketball tournament. ...
    Jan. 10, 2015 - 4:48 pm
  • Columnist book-signings this weekend

    Daily Chronicle columnist Barry Schrader will be signing his new book of favorite columns this weekend at three locations.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Eric Olson: A look inside county's overcrowded jail

    SYCAMORE – I went to jail Tuesday.DeKalb County Sheriff’s Lt. Joyce Klein, who’s been the jail admin ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Chilly DeKalb County weather benefits dairy farmers

    ESMOND – Otto Heisner has been struggling with the arctic cold and snow pummeling the area this week.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Kane County Animal Control: No cause determined in death of horse found frozen

    MAPLE PARK – No cause was determined in the death of a horse found frozen at a farm Wednesday in Virgil Township near Maple Park, Kane County Animal C ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 9:10 pm
  • Firefighters battle cold, flames at Sycamore Wendy's

    SYCAMORE – Sanethra Currasco was just finishing her shift as a manager at Wendy's on Friday afternoon, but her day was just beginning.
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:01 am
  • Cornerstone Christian event raises money for tuition assistance

    SYCAMORE – Trevor Mason returned to school Friday for the glow sticks.More specifically, Mason retur ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 4:26 pm
  • Car businesses rev up amid bad weather; other services affected

    Update: All public school districts in DeKalb County are in session today. For Bockman’s Auto Care, ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • Layettes donated to low-income mothers

    DeKALB – Karen Finn smiled as she folded a fleece blanket, knowing a mom soon could use it to swaddle a newborn baby.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • D-428 write-in candidates file

    DeKALB – A race that started with too few candidates at the end of the filing period has become competitive.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Horse dies in Maple Park; owner cited

    MAPLE PARK – Kane County Animal Control has cited the owner of a horse found dead Wednesday morning, according to a statement.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Commission for disabled announces meeting

    The Northwest Regional Human Rights Authority of the Illinois Guardianship and Advocacy Commission will hold a meeting Jan. 20 to discuss alleged righ ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Farmland foundation announces scholarship

    The DeKalb County Farmland Foundation is offering scholarships to one or two DeKalb County high school seniors interested in a career in agriculture, ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • The Quad St. Charles continues redevelopment with unique offerings

    ST. CHARLES – January is usually a quiet time on the retail front, but The Quad St. Charles officials said they are working to keep their building act ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Weather cancels activties, meetings in DeKalb County area

    Bitterly cold temperatures and drifting snow led to the following closings and cancellations Thursday afternoon. To report a closing, please email new ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 3:31 pm
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