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  • Looking Back: Oct. 15, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOOctober 16, 1889A herd of four buffalo, a gift to the government by Dr. V.T. McGillicud ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: October 8, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOOctober 9, 1889It is hoped a jury may be secured in the Cronin case before the prisoner ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 7:22 am
  • Looking Back: Oct. 1, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOOctober 2, 1889It is estimated $100,000 worth of timber was burned each day during the ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 24, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 25, 1889When a True Republican representative saw John Wright yesterday, he w ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 17, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 18, 1889The press of Chicago is nearly unanimous in urging Mayor Cregier to c ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:48 am
  • Looking Back: September 10, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 11, 1889There are too many young boys, lads from 10 to 15 years of age, who a ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 3, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 4, 1899Miss Tempie Fairclo entertained a jolly party of her friends Friday ev ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:37 am
  • Looking Back: August 27, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 28, 1889Another inventive genius has turned up who thinks he is equal to the tas ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 20, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 21, 1889John L. Sullivan got a sentence of one year in jail for prize fighting i ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 13, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 14, 1889When finished, Alida Young Temple will be dedicated by a banquet and ent ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Quilting in the 21st century

    Quilting is no longer just a pastime for grandmas. Quilting guilds, quilting classes, and sewing machines with new technology have made quilting a hob ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 'Restaurant owner' latest line on eclectic resume

    MALTA – Martha Robinson is a wife, mother, musician, baker of Norwegian pastry, and life drawing model.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 7:21 am
  • Things are popping for The Popcorn Lady

    Cassie Oltman of Cortland has many titles: wife, mom, and business owner. But most people know her as “The Popcorn Lady.”
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:26 pm
  • Ministry and music

    Carl Rasmussen is celebrating 35 years as a pastor and 25 years as the pastor at First Lutheran Church of Kirkland. Rasmussen thought of joining the m ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteer prize for table tennis teacher

    DeKALB – A native of Italy, Federico Bassetti started playing table tennis at the age of 9. A top-notch player, he could have turned professional but ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:48 am
  • The right prescription just part of health care

    DeKALB – DJ Larson has a passion for wellness and health. Larson, the vice president of sales and marketing at Lehan Drugs, 1407 S. Fourth St. in DeKa ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ex-soccer pro aims to spread his love of the game

    SYCAMORE – Tim Balatsoukas wants to bring his love for soccer to the children of Sycamore.The Canadi ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • New TAILS director says shelter is 'in a great place'

    DeKALB – Michelle Groeper has only been on the job as TAILS Humane Society’s executive director for one month, but she’s no stranger to the DeKalb ani ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:15 am
  • DHS' new AD focused on players, not stats

    DeKALB – As the new athletic director and activities director at DeKalb High School, Tom Kim isn’t as interested in wins and losses as he is in creati ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 4:26 pm

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