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  • Our View: Thumbs down to increased burglaries

    Thumbs-down: To increased burglaries in DeKalb. The city has seen so many more vehicle break-ins this year that on Thursday, Police Chief Gene Lowery ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Our view: A new cautionary fireworks story

    Does the name Jason Pierre-Paul mean anything to you?Given that this week marks the Fourth of July, ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Our View: Defendant's vacation seems like special treatment

    Although he’s accused of raping two girls who were at his 18th birthday party in May, Brenton Cleveland, of Kingston, was granted permission on June 2 ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • McCaleb: Let state leaders know: Adopt a budget

    We don’t often express our opinion on the front page of the newspaper.Today, we make a rare exceptio ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • Our view: Enough! State leaders must end Illinois' budget impasse

    NOTE TO READERS: Today's editorial was written by the Editorial Board of the State Journal-Register in Springfield and is being published in newspaper ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:08 pm
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