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  • DeKalb County improves in health, wellness rankings

    DeKALB – DeKalb resident Jackie Brown has lost more than 90 pounds since giving birth to her son in July 2011.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park purchase approved by DeKalb County Board

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore resident Jose Hernandez saw more Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park residents than ever before during Wednesday evening’s DeKalb C ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Cause of DeKalb kitchen fire remains unknown

    DeKALB – The cause of a kitchen fire Wednesday in a DeKalb home remains unknown as fire crews continue to investigate the incident.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Public comment sought at hearing on ComEd power line project

    The Illinois Commerce Commission will hold a public hearing April 24 in Elgin to hear comments on ComEd’s Grand Prairie Gateway project, a proposal to ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Genoa-Kingston School District 424 plans meeting on special education

    GENOA – Genoa-Kingston School District 424 will hold a meeting at 3 p.m. May 8 to discuss the district’s plans to provide special education services t ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Police: Woman hit man with tire iron along I-88

    SYCAMORE – A 38-year-old Chicago woman accused of striking a family or household member with a tire iron was released on her own recognizance this wee ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 could cut advanced middle school classes

    DeKALB – Some DeKalb School District 428 administrators want to eliminate advanced classes from middle schools, but board members aren’t convinced it’ ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Woman faces charges after being hit by car

    SANDWICH – A 20-year-old Waterman woman faces criminal charges after she ran in front of a car last week while intoxicated and was struck by the car, ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Crime Stoppers seeks tips in Genoa, Sycamore thefts

    Crime Stoppers is seeking information in two crime investigations: a burglary in Genoa and stop sign thefts in Sycamore.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • April 16 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Photos: DeKalb Falls to Sycamore, 12-1

    Images from Wednesday's baseball game. ...
    April 16, 2014 - 7:37 pm
  • No one injured in DeKalb kitchen fire

    DeKALB – No one was injured in a fire today in the kitchen of a DeKalb home.Crews were called to 427 ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Jurors convict man in DeKalb armed robbery

    SYCAMORE – The 22-year-old Matteson man convicted this morning of armed robbery with a firearm could be sent to prison for longer than he's been alive ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Hospitals boost economy in ways other than tax revenue

    DeKALB – Local officials say the more than $400 million that KishHealth System pumped into the local economy in 2012 far outweighs the roughly $2.8 mi ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • Jury deliberations underway in DeKalb armed robbery case

    SYCAMORE – Jurors spent more than seven hours Tuesday considering the fate of 22-year-old Matteson man accused of robbing at gunpoint two DeKalb apart ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:28 pm
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