Fair
39°FFairFull Forecast

More News

  • Sharing the good news

    DeKALB – When Paul DeHaven was a young boy growing up near Los Angeles, California, he had two dreams: he wanted be a farmer and a teacher.N ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Looking Back for Feb. 15, 2017

    1917 – 100 YEARS AGOM. P. Anderson this week moved to his new location in the Williamson building in DeKalb, and in order to get the people ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:27 am
  • Casino Night to benefit Gracie Center

    The Gracie Center will host a Casino Night at 6 p.m. Saturday to help support programs aimed at improving the lives of DeKalb County adults ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:23 am
  • Scouts respond to Hurricane Matthew

    DeKalb’s Boy Scout Troop 33 dedicated the holiday school break to helping victims of Hurricane Matthew. The storm killed 49 people in the Un ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:24 am
  • KC Gallery hosting Midwest Paint Group exhibition

    The Kishwaukee College Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition of works by the Midwest Paint Group, titled "A Winters Work," through Feb. 24.Th ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:24 am
  • MERIT now available in DeKalb County

    The Family Service Agency’s Children’s Advocacy Center now has a Medical Evaluation Response Initiative Team (MERIT) with the ability to con ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • Local News

  • Local Business

  • Commentary

  • Events

  • Looking Back

  • On the Record

  • People

  • Looking Back for Feb. 15, 2017

    1917 – 100 YEARS AGOM. P. Anderson this week moved to his new location in the Williamson building in ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:27 am
  • Looking Back for Feb. 8, 2016

    1917 – 100 YEARS AGOA lady, waiting for the Sterling train climbed aboard the Spring Valley train th ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back for Feb. 1, 2017

    1917 – 100 YEARS AGOIn the men’s waiting room at the depot in DeKalb there is a penny slot gum machi ...
    Jan. 1, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back for Jan. 25, 2017

    1917 – 100 YEARS AGOUppermost in the minds of DeKalb people at this time is whether this city will e ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • 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
  • Sharing the good news

    DeKALB – When Paul DeHaven was a young boy growing up near Los Angeles, California, he had two dreams: he wanted be a farmer and a teacher.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Serving the community

    DeKALB – When George Gutiérrez first came to America from Peru in 1955, he only knew a few English phrases.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • Education dream

    DeKALB – On campus, 20-year-old Revela Odhuno may look like any other Northern Illinois University student with her backpack and textbooks, but her jo ...
    Jan. 1, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Love in action

    DeKALB – Despy Bales of Wayne cares about people. She cares about her family, her friends, her neighbors and even people she hasn’t met that live half ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 10:28 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

Follow Us!

View photos and stories
and interact with us!

Be the first to receive
local breaking news!