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  • Drug-induced homicide charge issued in Sycamore overdose death

    SYCAMORE – Hours before he died this spring, Chuck Williams bought heroin outside a Sycamore hotel from a man who had graduated from the same drug cou ...
    July 23, 2014 - 8:14 pm
  • Fourth Street Family Fun Fest highlights area businesses

    DeKALB – Matt Duffy hopes the Fourth Street Family Fun Fest reminds people that there are businesses on south Fourth Street in DeKalb.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • DeKalb, NIU focus on long-term collaboration

    DeKALB – DeKalb Mayor John Rey believes being hopeful about the city of DeKalb is not enough to make it a vibrant college community.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Sycamore Park District OKs putting tax hike referendum on ballot

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore voters will see a referendum for the Sycamore Park District on their ballots this November.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Photos: Fourth Street Family Fun Fest

    Images from Tuesday's event. ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Waterman driver ticketed in crash with train

    SHABBONA — A Waterman woman and her 10-month-old baby were taken to Kishwaukee Hospital as a precautionary measure Tuesday she accidentally drove into ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Sweet corn available at DeKalb County area farm stands

    DeKALB – Gus Rogers has driven past many sweet corn signs on his way to and from work, but just stopped Monday afternoon to fill a bag with ears.
    July 22, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Small town police may not be able to afford higher DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office dispatch fees

    SYCAMORE – Small town police departments are concerned about the possibility that the cost of DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office dispatch services will ri ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • DeKalb leaders considering e-cigarette rules

    DeKALB – DeKalb city officials are researching rules that could regulate the sale of electronic cigarettes and where people can use them.
    July 21, 2014 - 8:46 pm
  • Kinzinger to hold office hours in Genoa

    GENOA – Staff from U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger's office will be in Genoa on Thursday to answer questions from constituents.
    July 21, 2014 - 8:38 pm
  • Lehan VP featured at D.C. health care event

    DeKALB – Having a deep rooted interest in women's health is a family affair for Lehan Drugs vice president of sales and marketing DJ Larson.
    July 21, 2014 - 8:37 pm
  • DeKalb Salvation Army captains start with extra challenge

    DeKALB – Salvation Army Captain Michelle Graham learned something about herself when she started running the local chapter while her husband, Keith, w ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:44 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Gypsy

    Meet Gypsy. Gypsy is a 2-year-old black and orange domestic shorthair mix available for adoption at ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Police: Sycamore man forced roommate to snort drugs

    SYCAMORE – A 19-year-old Sycamore man is accused of shooting his roommate with a BB gun multiple times and forcing him to snort crushed prescription d ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:40 pm
  • Divorced husband wants custody of the dog

    LOCKPORT – Canine custody has become the central issue in a couple's divorce proceedings.Susan Barro ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:44 pm
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