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  • DeKalb County sees 36 percent drop in foreclosures for year ending in August

    DeKALB – Almost every morning, a concerned Herbert Rubin walks past the foreclosed home at 628 Culver St. in DeKalb.
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • DeKalb County officials don’t sweat local rail traffic – or its cargo

    DeKALB – About 45 times a day, red lights flash, striped gates lower and a freight train rolls through a DeKalb intersection.
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Photos: DeKalb Shuts-out Morris, 42-0

    Images from DeKalb's win over Morris on Friday. ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • Genoa-Kingston homecoming parade brings together old, young

    GENOA – While many students searched for coats and blankets during Genoa-Kingston High School's homecoming parade, senior Tony Giorno had a clown getu ...
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • DeKalb County's 2014 Tribute to Heroes Award winners honored

    MALTA – Franklin and Peg Mall taught their children about the importance of family, even if those people aren’t always related by blood.
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Corn Fest distributes funds from NIU jersey auction

    DeKALB – Scoutmaster Cliff Golden was surprised by the amount of money presented to his Boy Scout troop, and he knows the funds will be used to help o ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Rain can’t dampen DeKalb spirit at homecoming rally

    DeKALB – The disappointment Katie Schneider felt when rain got in the way of the homecoming parade quickly faded during a rousing pep rally Thursday.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Waterman man accused of brandishing weapon at work

    WATERMAN – Two misdemeanor warrants were issued Thursday for the 44-year-old Waterman man who brandished a starter gun at a water treatment plant wher ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Hazing case continued; no plea deals reached

    SYCAMORE – The case against five men accused of hazing in connection with the death of Northern Illinois University freshman David Bogenberger was con ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Safe Passage announces theme for annual vigil

    DeKALB — The theme of DeKalb County’s domestic violence agency’s annual vigil this year is “Broken No More: My Healing Journey.”
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Oct. 2 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 ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • Seats available for landlord info session

    DeKALB – Landlords can still make reservations for an event where they can learn about a federal housing choice voucher program.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Photos: DeKalb Homecoming Pep Rally

    Images from the pep rally and coronation on Thursday. ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • 75 abandoned American quarter horses in Hampshire in need of good homes

    HAMPSHIRE – There are 75 abandoned horses in Hampshire in desperate need of good homes, and time is of the essence, according to a local animal rescue ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 12:37 am
  • DeKalb High School cancels homecoming parade

    DeKALB – DeKalb High School has canceled its homecoming parade and moved other activities planned for tonight indoors because of the weather forecast.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 3:33 pm
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