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  • DeKalb County police start training to use heroin antidote

    SYCAMORE –Area police officers began training this week to administer Narcan, a heroin and opiate antidote that can save an overdosing patient.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 9:26 am
  • For custom millwork check out Hines Door & Millwork Shop

    For all things custom made for the home or business, Hines Door & Millwork Shop has 29 years of millwork expertise serving all areas of construction.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 8:35 am
  • Teachers, Waukegan school district deadlocked

    WAUKEGAN – A teachers strike will go on for another day after negotiators for teachers and Waukegan Community Unit School District No. 60 failed to re ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Ebola screening starts at Chicago's O'Hare Airport

    CHICAGO – Screening for the Ebola virus has begun at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.Customs ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • AbbVie sours on $55B Shire deal after tax changes

    AbbVie's board is telling shareholders to vote against its own $55 billion takeover bid for the Irish drugmaker Shire after the U.S. made reincorporat ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Illinois Elections: Campaign reports give snapshot of 2014 spending

    SPRINGFIELD – It’s not just those running for Illinois governor who are spending furiously with Election Day looming. Candidates for Illinois’ four ot ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Illinois public school demographics changing

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois State Board of Education released statistics showing that more than half of public school students in the state are conside ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Anti-crime group targets 'sweepstakes' machines

    CHICAGO – An anti-crime group in Illinois launched a campaign Thursday to eradicate unregulated casino-like kiosks in bars and other venues that mimic ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, Bruce Rauner differ on education fund data

    SPRINGFIELD – Whether education funding in Illinois rose or fell under Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn depends on whose money you’re talking about, and duri ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Cary District 26 to honor teacher with writing day

    CARY – Pat Sylvester always encouraged Cary District 26 students to write, and when the National Council of Teachers of English established a National ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • White House rejects calls for Ebola travel ban

    WASHINGTON – Warning that Americans are losing faith in their government’s ability to stop Ebola, Republican lawmakers on Thursday pressed for a ban o ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • FBI director warns against cellphone encryption

    WASHINGTON – FBI Director James Comey warned in stark terms Thursday against the push by technology companies to encrypt smartphone data and operating ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • U.S. House race for Illinois 6th District: Peter Roskam going for 5th term against Michael Mason

    Republican Peter Roskam said he wants another term in the U.S. House to continue the work he’s started to get the economy back on track. Democratic op ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Wonder Lake to flush fire hydrants

    WONDER LAKE – The fire hydrants in Wonder Lake will be flushed the week of Oct. 20, according to a news release.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Algonquin receives city management recognition

    ALGONQUIN – The village has been recognized for its performance management efforts with a Certificate of Achievement from the International City/Count ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:07 am
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