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Burglary investigation in Dekalb

SYCAMORE – The Dekalb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an alleged burglary where the suspect claimed he worked for Com Ed. According to authorities, on Thursday afternoon, a male, possibly in his 50’s, who claimed to work for ComEd, told an elderly woman he needed to

Farm Legacy Seminars underway to aid next generation

UNDATED – The National Institute of Food and Agriculture says 70% of U.S. farmland is likely to change hands during the next two decades, but many family operations do not have a next generation skilled-in or willing to continue farming. LaSalle County, Farm Bureau President David

2 toddlers dead in Chicago after stabbing, high-rise plunge

CHICAGO (AP) —Chicago police say two toddlers are dead after a woman stabbed her father, left one of the children in a bathtub and then jumped from an 11th-floor apartment with the other child. Police say the woman was found on the ground early Thursday with her 1-year-old son as her father