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  • Johnson plans for first term as DeKalb County clerk

    SYCAMORE – With his first countywide campaign behind him, DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder Doug Johnson said it’s time to work on fulfilling the promi ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • DeKalb firefighters offer different take on coat drive

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Fire Department’s goal is to provide 100 coats this winter for area children who may not be able to afford their own winter appare ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Pie fundraiser to benefit two local charities

    DeKALB – People have until next week to order frozen pies, and the proceeds will benefit a nonprofit organization in DeKalb.
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Police won't charge woman in service dog incident

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University police have identified the woman who allegedly kicked a service dog last month but have decided not to charge he ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Donations, families sought for Shop With A Cop

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department is looking for more donations to help more children buy Christmas presents for their families.
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Park board to discuss Hopkins Pool renovation

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Park District Board will discuss options for renovating Hopkins Pool during a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at the Hopkins Pa ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • DeKalb County to classify proposed enterprise zone areas as eligible for incentives

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials decided Thursday to classify proposed enterprise zone areas as eligible for incentives to ease some of the confusio ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Barbed Wire Betties prepare for DeKalb debut

    DeKALB – Stuart Tilton is known as Artimus Pyledriver when he referees bouts for DeKalb’s roller derby team, the Barbed Wire Betties.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 8:07 am
  • Sycamore teen improving after serious crash last week

    Morgan Witmer was unable to speak for days after doctors lifted her from a medically induced coma last week, but she still found ways to communicate w ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 8:10 am
  • Learn about possible DeKalb County enterprise zone at hearing tonight

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials are hosting a public hearing tonight to educate residents on the proposed enterprise zone economic development ince ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Charges filed in crash that critically injured Sycamore girl

    SYCAMORE – Prosecutors have filed charges against a Sycamore teen who they allege was driving more than 100 mph before an Oct. 27 crash that severely ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • University Village denies housing discrimination

    DeKALB – Attorneys for the University Village housing complex issued a statement Wednesday denying complex representatives discriminated against the f ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Sycamore residents ready for park projects to start

    SYCAMORE – Pam and Bob Edwards have lived in Sycamore for 30 years, and they both hope the park district will bring all the changes promised in its si ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • New DeKalb inspection proposal relies on firefighters

    DeKALB – The newest iteration of the city of DeKalb’s commercial and industrial building inspection overhaul proposes having on-duty firefighters cond ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Genoa library building attracts interest

    GENOA – The best advertising for the Genoa Public Library hasn’t come from a marketing campaign, but from excavators and structural steel.
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 2:08 pm
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