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  • Next year here: Cubs, Indians meet in World Series

    CLEVELAND – The last time the Cleveland Indians won the World Series, Dewey led Truman in the polls. The Cubs' last title was 13 days after the first ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • VIEWS: Unflinching Huskies likely only face two more tough games rest of season

    DeKALB – It started with a rather simple question.The Northern Illinois football team had held Buffa ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • A guide to Chicago Cubs vs. Cleveland Indians in the 2016 World Series

    Anyone who's been paying even a little bit of attention to the Cubs on their journey to the 2016 World Series knows that they have the longest champio ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Prep volleyball: Indian Creek cruises in its regional quarterfinal win over Mooseheart

    ASHTON – The Indian Creek volleyball team dominated in Class 1A Ashton-Franklin Center quarterfinal matchup with the Moosehead Ramblers, winning in st ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 8:34 pm
  • Prep volleyball: H-BR fights but falls in straight sets to end season

    ASHTON – The No. 8 seed Hinckley-Big Rock volleyball team saw its season come to an end Monday when the Royals lost to No. 7 Paw Paw in straight sets, ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 8:12 pm
  • NIU football: Mid-American Conference Rankings (Week 8)

    No. 20 Western Michigan (8-0, 4-0)Last week: Beat Eastern Michigan, 45-31The Broncos continue their ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Prep football: Two Friday night games, two Saturday afternoon games slated for area team's first round games

    The times and dates for the first round of the IHSA football playoffs have officially been announced on Monday.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • NIU football: Turner named MAC West Special Teams Player of the Week

    Northern Illinois senior Aregeros Turner was named the Mid-American West Special Teams Player of the Week after opening the game against Buffalo with ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 3:34 pm
  • Photos: NIU vs Buffalo football

    Northern Illinois University takes on Buffalo during their football game at Huskie Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 in DeKalb.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • NIU football: Huskies force 4 turnovers in blowout win over Buffalo

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois defense only had three takeaways in the first six games.They have sev ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Dueling droughts: Cubs vs. Indians in World Series

    At long, long last, it’s true: Either the Cubs or Cleveland Indians will win the World Series. The ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:16 pm
  • Prep football: Hiawatha earns No. 5 seed; DeKalb, G-K, Sycamore matchups also set

    KINGSTON – The members of the Hiawatha football team gathered around the TV, while being filmed from above, cheering as the televised IHSA Selection S ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:53 am
  • Musick: Working for Cubs at Wrigley Field a little bit of baseball heaven

    CHICAGO – Keith Schram had one request when his wife suggested moving to the city after his retirement in 2003.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • NIU football: Turner returns opening kickoff for touchdown, Huskies blow out Buffalo

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team finally got back to winning at home.Aregeros Turner ret ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Cross country: DeKalb boys, girls advance; H-BR's Harrod, Chada win regional

    The DeKalb boys cross country team took second on Saturday at the Class 3A Rockford Guilford Regional, with the girls taking third as both qualified f ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 6:18 pm
  • Reader Poll

    If the Cubs and Indians went to Game 7, which starter would you want on the mound?
    Jon Lester
    Kyle Hendricks
    Jake Arrieta
    John Lackey