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  • With playoffs starting, Chicago Blackhawks eye another big run

    CHICAGO – As far as Marian Hossa is concerned, the Blackhawks can capture another Stanley Cup.He env ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Iginla leads Colorado past the Blackhawks

    DENVER (AP) — Jarome Iginla's second power-play goal with 32.9 seconds left lifted the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 victory over the slumping Chicago B ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Cubs offense awakens in 9-5 win over Rockies

    DENVER – Chris Coghlan and Mike Olt hit consecutive solo homers in the third inning, Dexter Fowler had two triples and the Chicago Cubs ended the Colo ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Pau Gasol, Derrick Rose help Bulls beat 76ers

    CHICAGO – Pau Gasol had 24 points and 13 rebounds and Derrick Rose — in his third game back after missing two months following knee surgery — had 22 p ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Shuck has go-ahead hit in 8th, gives White Sox 1st win

    CHICAGO – Pinch-hitter J.B. Shuck’s tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning on Saturday helped the White Sox to their first win of the season.
    April 11, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb baseball wins two more

    The DeKalb baseball team swept Belvidere North in a nonconference doubleheader Saturday, winning, 15-7, in Game 1 and 15-8 in Game 2 to pick up its se ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • VIEWS: Turner makes most of Huskie Bowl opportunity

    TommyLee Lewis didn't compete, still nursing an injury. Juwan Brescacin was on crutches.With two of ...
    April 12, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Defense dominates in Team Black's Huskie Bowl victory

    DeKALB – For lovers of defensive football, the Huskie Bowl on Saturday was a thing of beauty.The def ...
    April 12, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • Weekend Chit-chat with Kaneland baseball, football player Dan Hammermeister

    Senior first baseman Dan Hammermeister helps comprise a veteran infield for the Kaneland baseball team, which is set to begin Northern Illinois Big 12 ...
    April 11, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Lauren Hill, who made inspirational layup, dies of tumor

    CINCINNATI – Lauren Hill’s teammates and coaches are remembering the 19-year-old college basketball player with her own inspiring words: “Never give u ...
    April 11, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Spieth maintains lead

    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jordan Spieth is making the Masters look easy.He opened with a 64 despite making a bo ...
    April 11, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • White Sox get 3 hits in 6-0 loss to Twins

    CHICAGO – The new season is feeling just like the old one for the White Sox. They are losing and their fans are booing.
    April 10, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Cubs can't get to shaky Matzek in 5-1 loss to Rockies

    DENVER – Three games into the season, offense has been tough to come by for the Cubs.After getting a ...
    April 10, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Prep roundup: Kaneland falls in eight innings

    For the second day in a row, the Kaneland softball team waged a late comeback in a Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference crossover game.
    April 10, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Heavy-hitting Sterling too much for DeKalb softball

    DeKALB – With the wind blowing out at DeKalb High School, the Sterling Golden Warriors had 18 hits, including three home runs, and blew out the DeKalb ...
    April 10, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Crime levels dropped in DeKalb in 2014, statistics show. Have you noticed?
    Yes, I feel safer
    No, I don't feel safer
    No, but never felt unsafe