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  • 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 8, 2014 - 7:02 am
  • Photos: Medieval Fair

    Images from Littlejohn Elementary School's Medieval Fair. ...
    April 7, 2014 - 11:20 am
  • Pet of the Week: Cookie

    Meet Cookie and Tigger. Cookie is a 2-year-old chocolate and white border collie mix available for a ...
    April 14, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Showing off: NIU hosts two American Kennel Club dog shows

    DeKALB – Joel Haefner and his wife, Cynthia Huff, spent more than 18 hours preparing their three poodles for a dog show at the Northern Illinois Unive ...
    April 7, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Face Time with Paula Johnson and Buddy

    Being a reader and a dog lover, Hinckley resident Paula Johnson found employing her smooth-coated border collie Buddy as a therapy dog came naturally. ...
    April 7, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • Hazing statute challenged in 2012 fraternity drinking death

    SYCAMORE — Defense attorneys for the five former Pi Kappa Alpha members accused in the November 2012 death of a Northern Illinois University freshman ...
    April 7, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • Some municipalities improve scores, website transparency

    DeKALB – Genoa-Kingston School District plans to implement the checklist of an Illinois government watchdog group after an audit showed the district’s ...
    April 7, 2014 - 3:26 pm
  • Planting season begins with tractor blessing ceremony

    LELAND – Local farmers used some prayer and faith Sunday to welcome the start of planting season after a long and harsh winter.
    April 7, 2014 - 3:25 pm
  • Residents may apply for Nicor gas grants

    DeKALB – Eligible Nicor Gas customers may qualify for extreme winter grants until Monday, April 28.T ...
    April 7, 2014 - 3:34 pm
  • 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 7, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Human rights group to hold April meeting

    DeKALB — A human rights volunteer group will meet April 15 to review any complaints about supposed violations of the rights of people with disabilitie ...
    April 6, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Hinckley school to host open house

    HINCKLEY – Kindergarten students and parents of Hinckley-Big Rock Elementary School for the 2014-2015 academic year may stop by the school Thursday, A ...
    April 6, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Local residents can still get insurance

    DeKALB – Local residents may still have time to sign up for coverage in the new health care law even with an expired deadline.
    April 7, 2014 - 3:27 pm
  • Photos: American Kennel Club Dog Show

    Images from the dog show on Saturday. ...
    April 5, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • United Way honors its supporters with awards

    The annual meeting of Kishwaukee United Way took place March 13. Board members, community partners and local business representatives gathered to hear ...
    April 4, 2014 - 5:39 pm
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