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On the Record

  • Homegrown chief

    GENOA – As a boy, Robert Smith watched his father get ready work as a police officer with the Genoa Police Department. Smith knew that one day, he was ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • A night with Teddy Roosevelt

    Joe Wiegand was a resident of Fairdale for 20 years. He was a DeKalb County board member, he ran for state legislature and he had a 25-year career in ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Friendly rivalry

    DeKALB – This Friday night, the floodlights will be on at Northern Illinois University’s Huskie Stadium. There will be a tailgate, fans will have thei ...
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Baker of the year

    SOMONAUK – Many people do extreme sports, like mountain biking, skiing or whitewater rafting. Marge Hash of Somonauk is an extreme baker.
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 11:57 am