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  • Looking Back for Jan. 18, 2017

    1917 – 100 YEARS AGOMrs. Matilda Ambrosia, living on South Fourth Street, told an interesting story ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 8:49 am
  • Looking Back for Jan. 11, 2017

    1917 – 100 YEARS AGOMail Carrier Wolcott was also another victim of the slippery walks the first of ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Looking Back for Jan. 4, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOThe fire boys had a call last evening to the plant of the gas company where the ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:10 am
  • Looking Back for Dec. 28, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOFor some time past there has been a complaint from the Normal school officials t ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back for Dec. 21, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOAn unidentified tramp was almost instantly killed at the point where the Old Dut ...
    Dec. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back for Dec. 14, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOIt will not be well for the unsteady husband to return home from now on and expe ...
    Dec. 14, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Looking Back for Dec. 7, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOThe large heavy steel beams for the new Quinn garage building at the corner of F ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 9:38 am
  • Looking Back for Nov. 30, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOFrom now on the North Western in DeKalb will receive the thanks of every one eve ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 8:33 am
  • Looking Back for Nov. 23, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO The paving men employed on the state aid road work out south of town, we are i ...
    Nov. 25, 2016 - 12:57 pm
  • Looking Back for Nov. 16, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOJust because that kids in the region of North Tenth Street in DeKalb tried to ha ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 9:16 am
  • Alzheimer's advocate

    SYCAMORE – Tom Oestreicher of Sycamore was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 at age 65.Oest ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 8:49 am
  • Birds of a feather

    Mike Andrews of Genoa loves birds.He has been around the country and the world to birdwatch. Some de ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:01 am
  • Love of reading

    SYCAMORE – When Jesse Butz was younger, he didn’t enjoy reading. He was the captain of the football team and a self-proclaimed jock.
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:10 am
  • Giving back to the community

    KIRKLAND – Kris Habermehl of Davis Junction watches over people from above and saves them from fire. Habermehl is a real-life angel: his wings are hel ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Celebrating Hanukkah

    DeKALB – On Saturday, Dec. 24, Robert Feldacker’s house will be decorated. He will sit down for a large meal with his family, open gifts and sing reli ...
    Dec. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sharing stories

    SYCAMORE – Asking Kyle White what he does is a complicated question.White, a youth pastor, lives in ...
    Dec. 14, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • Finding encouragement

    DeKALB – For many, Christmas is not “holly jolly” or “the most wonderful time of the year.” Due to stress, loneliness, financial difficulties or hard ...
    Dec. 14, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Musical journey

    SYCAMORE – Brandon Jovanovich was born and raised in Billings, Montana, went to school in Flagstaff, Arizona, lived in New York for 10 years and Bruss ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Gaining access

    GENOA – Steve Karmgard of Genoa credits karma for helping him win a new car. In June, Karmgard won ...
    Nov. 25, 2016 - 12:57 pm
  • Sharing their collection

    KINGSTON – Lindakay Ebel has collected antiques for more than 50 years.Some items are from her famil ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 9:16 am

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