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  • 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
  • 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
  • Mission trip brings teens closer to God and each other

    SYCAMORE – Tyler Hull knows he returned to Sycamore a different person than he was before he left for a mission trip in Montana.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Weapons to be restored to Civil War soldier statues

    SYCAMORE – The copper soldiers who stand guard on the DeKalb County Civil War monument in Sycamore will once again bear arms befitting their rank, if ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • Genoa businesses SOAR under new initiative

    GENOA – The Genoa business community is booming, and the city and chamber of commerce want to see it stay that way.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Town Crier events for Aug. 13-27

    CORTLAND Crochet Class Time: 6:30 p.m. Date: Wednesday, Aug. 13 Place: Cortland Community Library, 6 ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Midwest Shotokan senseis compete

    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore church busy with local and international mission work

    SYCAMORE – The Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. John (Missouri Synod) is busy preparing for the annual Apple Tree Pick for Safe Passage and a missio ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sinclair to head Family Focus Aurora

    Kelli Sinclair of DeKalb has been elected president of the advisory board at Family Focus Aurora.She ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Schwartz wins state engineering award

    DeKALB – DeKalb County Engineer Nathan Schwartz received the highest award in the state for his field.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Jazz musicians take over Hopkins band shell when municipal band season ends

    DeKALB – Spend enough time in the local community and you might bump into one of the 18 members of Jazz In Progress, a local community jazz band under ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kohout receives Deisz scholarship

    Blake R. Kohout, a senior at Genoa-Kingston High School, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Alf M. Deisz Memorial Scholarship Award. Blake plans ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ullmark honored for customer service dedication

    GENOA – Jamie Ullmark, an American Family Insurance agent in Genoa, has been recognized with the American Star Excellence in Customer Experience Certi ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Farmers can help local nonprofits by applying to grant program

    Farmers now have the opportunity to contribute $3.3 million to organizations in their communities. To honor and support the tradition of service organ ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore class of 1956 plans reunion

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore High School Class of 1956 will hold its 58th class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 20, at the cabin of Bob and Alta Hough, 7040 Che ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Have you ever seen a bald eagle in DeKalb County?