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  • Kyle Schwarber has 3 hits, but Chicago Cubs fall to Atlanta Braves

    ATLANTA – Kyle Schwarber's three hits in his first start at catcher were not enough to overcome Pedro Strop's rough eighth inning.
    July 17, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Chicago White Sox split doubleheader with Kansas City Royals

    CHICAGO – John Danks pitched four-hit ball into the seventh, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 Friday to split a day-night dou ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Champion Chicago Blackhawks hurting after salary cap moves

    CHICAGO – Barely a month after winning their third Stanley Cup in six seasons, the Blackhawks hinted they're experiencing greater-than-expected pain i ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Sycamore girls basketball: Spartans using summer to find new roles

    SYCAMORE – Losing five seniors generally is par for the course for most high school basketball teams.
    July 17, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Rios, Moustakas homer as Royals beat White Sox 4-2

    CHICAGO – Alex Rios and Mike Moustakas homered, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 4-2 Friday in Game 1 of a day-night doubleheader ...
    July 17, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Kishwaukee Country Club hosting Men's Lincoln Highway Tournament for first time since 2005

    Although the Men’s Lincoln Highway Golf Tournament is entering its 93rd year, the excitement remains for Lou Cesarek when the best-against-bogey tourn ...
    July 17, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Bears Hall of Famer Dan Hampton: QB Jay Cutler can be 'fixed'

    AURORA – Bears Hall of Fame defensive lineman Dan Hampton is the epitome of coming back stronger.In ...
    July 17, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Jodan Spieth trying to look at British Open as just another event

    ST. ANDREWS, Scotland – With a chance to match history at the home of golf, Jordan Spieth is trying to make the British Open feel like just another ev ...
    July 15, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Dallas Stars sign veteran defenseman Johnny Oduya, another pickup from Chicago Blackhawks

    DALLAS – The Dallas Stars used a trade to pick up one Stanley Cup-winning piece from the Chicago Blackhawks. Now they've grabbed another in free agenc ...
    July 15, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Camp Power participants spend time with NIU football team

    DeKALB – When the children participated in the Camp Power event with the Northern Illinois football players at Huskie Stadium, a theme emerged on the ...
    July 15, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Photos: Camp Power Visits NIU Football

    University Village's Camp Power visited Huskie Stadium on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, to run drills with the Northern Illinois University football team.
    July 15, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • Trout homers leading off, and AL All-Stars top NL

    CINCINNATI – Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball's new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats had ...
    July 14, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Prep baseball: Early cushion not enough for Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Despite holding an early, four-run lead, the top-seeded Kaneland baseball team was upset by Waubonsie Valley, 10-4, Tuesday in a Phil Law ...
    July 14, 2015 - 10:33 pm
  • Jordan Lynch looking to prove himself with CFL's Edmonton Eskimos

    Despite being a lightly recruited quarterback out of high school, Jordan Lynch emerged as one of the most highly decorated players in the Northern Ill ...
    July 14, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Reds' Todd Frazier wins All-Star Derby in home park

    CINCINNATI – "The Toddfather" has a new title. Todd Frazier — Little League World Series star, Frank Sinatra aficionado – is baseball's new King of Sw ...
    July 13, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you want to happen to the vacant building at First Street and Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb?
    Rehab it
    Knock it down and build new
    Whatever brings new business there quickest