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  • Born to run

    SYCAMORE – When Ben Mueller of Sycamore was 8 years old, he participated in his first triathlon – and came in first place. This Thanksgiving ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • Looking Back for July 20, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO The hearts of the officials and members of the First Lutheran church in DeKalb are feeling warm and happy today at the ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • Bilder’s pastels on display

    DeKalb Area Women’s Center is hosting an exhibit of pastel drawings by artist and Northern Illinois University Professor Emerita Dorothea Bi ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • 4-H General Project judging is this week

    The DeKalb County 4-H program will be hold its annual 4-H General Project Show on Wednesday and Thursday at the DeKalb County Farm Bureau Bu ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:45 pm
  • KC Early Childhood Center accepting applications for fall

    The Early Childhood Center at Kishwaukee College is accepting applications for the fall semester.Interested families are welcome to visit th ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:46 pm
  • NIU Police K-9 Miley receives vest

    The Northern Illinois University Police Department received a bullet/stab-proof vest July 11 thanks to Julie Castile and her family and thei ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:51 pm
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  • Looking Back for July 20, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO The hearts of the officials and members of the First Lutheran church in DeKalb ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • Looking Back for July 13, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOAll DeKalb and vicinity has been lamenting over the fact that the Third Regiment ...
    July 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back for July 6, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGO Drs. A. C. and J. A. Spickerman, the local dentists made an announcement this m ...
    July 6, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • Looking Back for July 29, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGORev. W. L. Lewis, the pastor, and the officers and trustees of the Congregationa ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • Looking Back for June 22, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOThe lights on the big sign of the American Steel & Wire Company’s warehouse alon ...
    June 22, 2016 - 3:15 pm
  • Looking Back for June 15, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOA delightful addition to the breakfast will be found in our Sugar toast. Ten cen ...
    June 15, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Looking Back for June 8, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOLast week Ingoal Erickson, living on the Guy Herrick farm, eight miles south of ...
    June 8, 2016 - 2:49 pm
  • Looking Back for June 1, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOMot-We-Quah, son of Shabbona, late chief of the Pottawatomies’, who roved northe ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:43 pm
  • Looking Back for May 25, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOA clarifying plant of considerable proportions is being constructed by the Ameri ...
    May 24, 2016 - 5:45 pm
  • Looking Back for May 18, 2016

    1916 – 100 YEARS AGOCharles Aves of Kingston has installed a mammoth refrigerator in his store which ...
    May 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Born to run

    SYCAMORE – When Ben Mueller of Sycamore was 8 years old, he participated in his first triathlon – and came in first place. This Thanksgiving, Mueller ...
    July 20, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • 'Pocket Money'

    DeKALB – Mary Lamphere of DeKalb does not describe herself as a goal-orientated person, yet her first novel, “Pocket Money,” was released June 2.
    July 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Photographic eye

    The American flag has special meaning to Michael Grenke of Sycamore.Grenke, a Desert Storm veteran a ...
    July 12, 2016 - 5:33 pm
  • Helping the planet

    Meryl Greer Domina of DeKalb worries about the future of the planet.Domina is the co-chair of 350Kis ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • Future police officer

    GENOA – Growing up, Matt Collins of Genoa dressed as a police officer every year for Halloween. Now age 14 and a soon-to-be freshman at Genoa-Kingston ...
    June 22, 2016 - 3:15 pm
  • Devoted to karate

    By day, Shannon Marbutt of DeKalb teaches preschool. By night, he wears a black belt and teaches karate.
    June 8, 2016 - 2:48 pm
  • Veterans helping veterans

    DeKALB – Tammy Anderson said she has had two jobs she enjoyed in her life.The first is when she was ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:45 pm
  • Defending freedom

    As a retired colonel in the United States Air Force, it’s easier for Edward Rosado Jr. to tell you the places he hasn’t traveled than the places he ha ...
    May 24, 2016 - 5:45 pm
  • Walking through history

    DeKALB – Jerry Smith knows a lot of people in DeKalb: people that are alive and people that are dead.
    May 18, 2016 - 9:54 am

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