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  • Chicago woman accused of dealing cocaine in DeKalb

    DeKALB – A 34-year-old Chicago woman accused of dealing cocaine twice in February near Target in DeKalb remained in jail Tuesday unable to post 10 per ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Event highlights joint replacement technology at Kishwaukee Hospital

    DeKALB – When Lu Riley had her right knee replaced in 2006, she had to spend a week in a nursing home. When she had her left knee replaced in 2012, sh ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • Bogenberger family unsure of potential NIU hazing plea deals

    SYCAMORE – The parents of a Northern Illinois University freshman who died in a fraternity house almost two years ago are unsure whether they will com ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 9:42 pm
  • Groce named to NIU 'communiversity' post

    DeKALB – Jennifer Groce is going to lead efforts to connect DeKalb and Northern Illinois University through a new NIU position, officials announced Mo ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:15 am
  • Changes made to required school immunizations

    DeKALB – August marks National Immunization Awareness month, and with it comes changes in Illinois.B ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • DeKalb police warn of robbery threat

    DeKALB – DeKalb police are warning residents living on the city's northwest side to be on the lookout after they received information that someone may ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Waterman underage drinking investigated

    WATERMAN – Police said they are investigating where a group of underage drinkers received their alcohol during a party Saturday night.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • 2 hurt in DeKalb apartment fire

    DeKALB – Authorities are investigating what caused a kitchen fire that caused minor injuries to a firefighter and police officer in a University Heigh ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • August 11 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 ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Petal Boutique owner lauded for design skills

    SYCAMORE – When Tiffany Burdick isn't working her full-time job at an agricultural lending firm, she's creating dozens of flower bouquets for weddings ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • DeKalb’s inspection process for commercial, industrial properties to be folded into one ordinance

    DeKALB – DeKalb leaders are moving forward with sweeping changes to the city's building inspection regulations to address the number of dangerous and ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Sycamore officials investigating garage fire

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore residents Jack and Jean Spartz were watching a baseball game Sunday evening when a man pounded on their door saying there was a fi ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Sycamore girls host lemonade stand for Oaken Acres

    SYCAMORE – Lily Sender wanted to make a difference in the life of a little bird, so she held a lemonade stand.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Willow

    Meet Willow. Willow is a 2-year-old grey domestic shorthair mix available for adoption at TAILS Hu ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Face Time With Jim Anderson

    SYCAMORE – As a former juvenile detective at the DeKalb Police Department, bailiff Jim Anderson sometimes has a hard time remaining silent during crim ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 11:30 pm
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