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  • 3 DeKalb meth cases resolved

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb woman who admitted to participating in methamphetamine manufacturing months after receiving probation for another methamphetamin ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Six local high schools celebrate homecoming this week

    DeKALB – It’s homecoming time in DeKalb County, as six local schools celebrate this week with pep rallies, parades and more.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Sycamore man denies rape charge

    SYCAMORE – A 26-year-old Sycamore man formally pleaded not guilty Tuesday to accusations that he sexually assaulted a girl last year.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • DeKalb postal clerk retires with almost 28 years of service

    DeKALB – Richard Hintz can tell interesting facts about street names and even point out the country of Burkina Faso on a map, and he owes it to his ca ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:28 pm
  • DeKalb extends tax abatement program

    DeKALB – Big companies will continue to receive a tax break for locating in DeKalb after all the city’s taxing bodies agreed to extend a tax abatement ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Recalled dehumidifier sparked Sycamore fire

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore fire officials are asking residents to check their dehumidifiers after determining the dehumidifier in Monday’s fire was part of a ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Candidates in area races meet voters at DeKalb Chamber of Commerce event

    DeKALB – Jan Devore walked out of Tuesday’s candidate night event still unsure about her local votes, but she had more to think about.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • DeKalb researching temporary clerk term length

    DeKALB – With former DeKalb City Clerk Liz Peerboom's formal resignation in hand, DeKalb Mayor John Rey expects to announce he is accepting applicatio ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Poody Doody does dog owners’ dirty duty

    SANDWICH – After getting laid off from her job as a debt collector in February, Ericka Van Dee started a business picking up dog waste from Sandwich y ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 12:40 pm
  • Sept. 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 ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • NIU investigating small fire at Watson Hall

    DeKALB – A fire that likely started in a restroom of a Northern Illinois University building caused about $1,200 in damage Monday, fire officials said ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Dairy Queen asks Sandwich to change its name

    SANDWICH – Bizarre – that’s what Sandwich Mayor Rick Olson called a tongue-in-cheek request that the city change its name as part of a promotional stu ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • DeKalb County clerk candidates to appear at forum after ethics complaint

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder candidate Trent Taylor wants tonight’s forum to be about candidate qualifications, not the ethics complaint ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Marker celebrates 102 years of DeKalb County Farm Bureau

    SYCAMORE – The past 102 years of the DeKalb County Farm Bureau have been about looking toward the future of agriculture – a trend Mark Tuttle wants to ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Developer razes former vet building on Sycamore Road

    DeKALB – A Rockford-based developer hopes razing two blighted buildings on Sycamore Road will spark interest in the property.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:55 pm
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