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  • Congressional gridlock, taxes topics of candidate’s town hall

    GENOA – Genoa resident John Noyes liked many of the things he heard Randall Olsen, Democratic candidate for the Illinois 16th Congressional District, ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Sex offender pleads guilty to weapons charges

    SYCAMORE – A registered sex offender accused of carrying weapons into a Waterman park agreed to plead guilty Tuesday afternoon just before his trial w ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • County Zero Waste task force proposal OK’d by committee

    SYCAMORE – County Zero Waste task force members hope that in the future their priorities can be expanded and recycling opportunities can be provided f ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • DeKalb Corn Fest road closures start today

    DeKALB – Some downtown DeKalb roads will close at 3 p.m. today in preparation for Corn Fest, which runs Friday through Sunday.
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • DeKalb police say four still wanted in drug investigation

    DeKALB – Police have so far arrested nine of the 13 people recently charged after a months-long drug investigation in DeKalb, authorities said.
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Aug. 27 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 ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Toilet Bowl Challenge flush with popularity

    MAPLE PARK – Now in its 10th year, the Toilet Bowl Challenge has become a signature event at the Maple Park Fun Fest, which is being held Saturday thr ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • DeKalb commercial building owners await new inspection rules

    DeKALB – Building owner Arch Richoz doesn’t know what to expect from a DeKalb proposal that would revamp how the city inspects commercial and industri ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • D-427 approves budget; financial woes looming

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore School District 427 board approved its budget for this school year Tuesday, while acknowledging that by the next school year, ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Hiawatha students taken off bus after fire extinguisher incident

    KIRKLAND – A short burst of chemicals released from a fire extinguisher on a Hiawatha School District 426 bus Tuesday morning was a matter of student ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • DeKalb man sent to prison for drugs

    SYCAMORE – A 26-year-old DeKalb man originally accused of threatening to kill a pizza delivery driver for stealing his marijuana was sentenced to pris ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • University Plaza plan meets resistance

    DeKALB – DeKalb landlords and residents have questions about an Alabama-based developer’s plans to convert University Plaza from private dormitories i ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Oncken still considering his County Board status

    SYCAMORE – A week after DeKalb County Board members filled two vacancies, board member Riley Oncken is still considering quitting because of questions ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • DeKalb City Council’s makeup about to change

    DeKALB – Third Ward Alderwoman Kristen Lash and 5th Ward Alderman Ron Naylor will not seek re-election to their DeKalb City Council seats in April.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park buyout almost completed

    SYCAMORE – Robert Baird was adamant that his family stay in Sycamore, even though they have to move out of Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:50 pm
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