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  • DeKalb airport to receive construction funds

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport will receive funds for construction as part of Gov. Pat Quinn’s investments for state airport improvement ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • County tax distribution reports available

    SYCAMORE – The fourth distribution of county real estate taxes has been made. DeKalb County Treasure ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • Talks stall after DeKalb hotel plan nixed

    DeKALB – ShoDeen Construction President Dave Patzelt isn’t sure what’s next for his property west of downtown DeKalb after city staff decided a $30 mi ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:51 am
  • Riders get active at bike rally

    DeKALB – Tom Hayden may not have much free time, but when he does, he wants to be riding his bike.Ha ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Aug. 31 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 ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:45 am
  • Attendees enjoy food, music, activities at annual Corn Fest

    DeKALB – Theresa Robnett established an even tempo as she served corn at the Chuck Siebrasse Corn Boil.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:46 am
  • Face Time with Carly Butts

    DeKALB – Carly Butts finds it hard to stray from her DeKalb roots, so Corn Fest draws her in year after year.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:37 am
  • Toilet Bowl Challenge a family affair at Maple Park Fun Fest

    MAPLE PARK – Before the start of the 10th Annual Toilet Bowl Challenge on Saturday, Jon Ausbury made sure that his team completed a practice run on th ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • Aug. 29 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 ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Party police on patrol: Noise complaints among residents’ most-frequent calls

    DeKALB – If you’re planning a party, officials recommend letting your neighbors know – unless you want police knocking on your door.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Sycamore police break up underage drinking party

    SYCAMORE – Twenty 16- and 17-year-olds were ticketed this month after Sycamore police broke up a party in the 400 block of South Main Street, Sycamore ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Couple works to raise overdose awareness

    DeKALB – Malta resident Tom Jergens hopes to help at least one person this weekend with their Cornfest booth about drug overdose awareness.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Family needs help traveling for child’s heart surgery

    DeKALB – Between multiple hospital visits and phone calls from school officials, raising 6-year-old Jordan Ervin has been a daily struggle for DeKalb ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • DeKalb's annual Corn Fest set to pop

    All about Corn FestActivities• Vintage auto show Autofest, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, City Hall• ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Event benefits Sycamore Civil War statue restoration

    SYCAMORE – Michael Kraus was pleasantly surprised to see the state of the DeKalb County Civil War monument, although he still has work ahead of him.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:45 pm
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