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  • Letter: Who's giving orders to DeKalb's city attorney?

    To the Editor:Who directs City Attorney Dean Frieders on what his job is?The municipal code and Mr. ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Our View: Now we want it all

    Until about three days ago, some fans might have wondered if it would be enough for their team just to play in a World Series.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Views: Confessions of a Cubs-admiring White Sox fan

    Amid the glorious celebration of the 2016 Cubs season, there are those among us skulking in the shadows not sure how to handle the explosion of glee t ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • Watch: 'Madigan: Power, Privilege, Politics,' an Illinois Policy Institute documentary

    “Madigan: Power, Privilege, Politics” is an hourlong documentary about Michael Madigan’s rise to power and the influence he has wielded since becoming ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 7:05 pm
  • Letter: Rotary marks World Polio Day

    To the Editor:Polio is a communicable, crippling and completely preventable disease. Many years ago, ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Letter: Presidential election will affect court

    To the Editor:I would like to share what Franklin Graham (son of Billy Graham) recently wrote in reg ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Letter: Schmack's experience, ability set him apart

    To the Editor:As longtime members of the DeKalb County Board, we would like to recommend Richard Sch ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Our view: Thumbs-up to free pumpkins

    Thumbs-up: To free pumpkins in Sycamore. Longtime Pumpkin Festival supporters Denis and Jill Jagodzinski plan to give away free pumpkins today ahead o ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Good Morning DeKalb County: 2-footed drivers travel among us

    Last week, a woman drove her vehicle through the front window at Buffalo Wild Wings in DeKalb, injuring three people and forcing the restaurant to clo ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Cheeky Mama: When the cat's away, the mouse doesn't play

    It’s tough being a full-time working mother and wife. Some days, I am so exhausted that I just want ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Letter: Media glosses over Clinton scandals

    To the Editor:Hillary Clinton has to be the most crooked, corrupt and dishonest presidential candida ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Letter: Walz right choice for Congress

    To the Editor:This is a very important election. Our country’'s future and the future of our childre ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Our View: Heed DeKalb clerk's suggestion, but keep job part-time

    DeKalb City Council members are hoping a salary increase will make it easier to find someone to serve an entire term as DeKalb’s city clerk.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Schrader: How can we teach about local abolitionists

    On Saturday, three sites of significance in the Underground Railroad were marked with plaques around DeKalb County.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Letter: Funding critical to curing Alzheimer's

    To the Editor:Recent decades have seen an extraordinary shift in our expectations when we are confro ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 9:26 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Did you ever expect to see the Cubs in the World Series?
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