Local News

  • Sycamore congratulates young authors

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore District 427 announced three representatives were selected to participate in the Illinois 40th annual statewide Young Authors Conf ...
    March 24, 2014 - 8:52 pm
  • Historic artifacts or stolen property?

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Art Museum is pleased to present “Looting, Hoarding, Collecting...”, an exhibition curated by students in th ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:12 pm
  • Classroom grants raised at pig roast

    The DeKalb Education Foundation will host a traditional pig roast April 5 in order to raise money for grants that provide materials, equipment and pro ...
    March 24, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • Garden class series covers herbs, pests and budgets

    SYCAMORE – The spring series of University of Illinois Extension’s Four Season Gardening program, focusing on herbs, pest control and gardening on a b ...
    March 24, 2014 - 8:52 pm
  • To Uganda, with love

    With the hint of tears in their eyes, Morgan Ferrara and Kaitlyn Lerma said they had to do something.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:40 pm
  • Insurance deadline looms; help available

    DeKALB – There’s still time to sign up for insurance through the Affordable Care Act without paying a penalty, but not much. The deadline is March 31.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:20 pm
  • Voting is open for Genoa Main Street scholarship

    GENOA – The race is on among Genoa-Kingston High School seniors vying for the Genoa Main Street scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship is funded by donat ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Spring brings last indoor market

    DeKALB – On Saturday, March 22, the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of DeKalb will welcome spring by holding its final winter farmer’s market of the ...
    March 18, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • Quit on Kick Butts Day

    The DeKalb County Health Department supports the annual “Kick Butts Day” on March 19.  This national campaign for “Tobacco Free Kids” empowers youth t ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Pritchard honored for work with hard-of-hearing

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    March 18, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Recognizing excellence in child care

    In 1999, 4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care established the Marian Baker Award for Excellence in Child Care in memory of longtime friend and board ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Lions meat raffle supports food pantry, service dogs

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    March 18, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Ryan achieves Eagle Scout Award

    DeKALB – Joseph Ryan recently received the Eagle Award, the highest award the Boy Scouts of America presents, as a member of Boy Scout Troop 33 in DeK ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Women’s history celebrated at Herstorical Tea

    DeKALB – “Contributing to Women’s History Month” is the theme of the DeKalb Area Women’s Center Herstorical Tea.
    March 18, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Genoa Expo raffle winners

    GENOA – More than 600 people supported local businesses at the Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce's 2014 Home & Business Expo.
    March 31, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Reader Poll

    Should Genoa have a train station?
    Yes, it will bring positive development
    No, it will bring crime