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  1. DC Trash of Illinois to continue electronics recycling in DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Daily Chronicle

    County residents may recycle any item with a plug or a battery aside from smoke detectors or alkaline batteries made after 1995. Pickups will be made on the first Saturday of each month for customers in DeKalb, the second Saturday of each month for those in Sandwich, the fourth Saturday of even-numbered months for Waterman, the fourth Saturday of odd-numbered months for Shabbona and every weekday in Cortland.

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  2. Family Bond: Three sisters receive help from the community after parents' deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... the Reese sisters honored their parents' memory with a celebration of life event in September at the Lions Club in Cortland. When the weather is warmer, the sisters plan on burying their parents' ashes together in a local cemetery. Since her ...

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  3. Recycling materials catch fire, damage Waste Management buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Daily Chronicle

    ... use-type fires in larger buildings. The fire was under control within five hours, and no one was injured. Sycamore, Cortland, Malta, Hinckley, Maple Park, Waterman and Genoa-Kingston fire departments assisted.

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  4. Dec. 28 police reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Daily Chronicle

    ... Saturday, Dec. 17, with retail theft. • Caitlin N. Johnson, 20, of the 100 block of East Robinson Avenue, Cortland, was charged Saturday, Dec. 17, with retail theft. • Sierra L. Nisler, 20, of the 100 block of East Robinson Avenue, ...

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  5. Firefighters battle blaze at historic mansion in SycamoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | De Kalb Midweek

    Home owner Dave Waters said that no one was home during the fire, but at least one of his three cats was saved from the fire. Waters was at work at his Cortland store, Just Parts, when he received a call from his alarm company alerting him of the fire.

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  6. Looking Back for Dec. 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... happening in this vicinity for some time past, was the large straw stack fire of last evening at the Klein farm at Cortland corners, which was caused by being struck by lightning. Improvements that were breathtaking, both in their immensity and ...

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  7. Local students receive NIU Art tuition scholarshipsRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2016 | De Kalb Midweek

    The Northern Illinois University School of Art and Design offers a limited number of tuition scholarships for talented art majors. • Amylin Hendrix of Cortland – O'Mally-Pugh Art Scholarship, awarded to a junior or senior majoring in the School of Art.

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  8. Schrader: Learning how to get involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... who could be City Council or city clerk candidates. Three attendees were from other communities – Malta, Cortland and Creston. The first three presenters were Greg Kuhn from the Center for Governmental Studies at Northern Illinois University, ...

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  9. Johnsburg ends Burlington Central's 55-game conference streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... early in the third quarter brought the Rockets within 22-19. The Skyhawks quickly answered with 3-pointers by Cortland Sommerfeldt and Interrante, the start of a 19-2 run that broke the game open. The Skyhawks led by as much as 47-23 in the fourth ...

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  10. Ex-NIU cop testifies he did not sexually assault studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the courtroom of Judge William Brady. Jurors heard Rifkin deny that he used force during sex with a freshman at his Cortland residence in October 2011. The woman, now 24, testified Rifkin forced her into anal intercourse for a minute or less during ...

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  11. Candidates file for board races in D-427, D-428Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... board, no more than three members can be from one of the five townships that make up the city: Sycamore, Cortland, Mayfield, DeKalb and Squaw Grove. Because two board members from Cortland and one from Sycamore aren't up for election next year, only ...

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  12. 'It was horrible,' alleged victim testifies at sex assault trial of ex-NIU copRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... She was an 18-year-old NIU freshman in October 2011, when she alleges that Rifkin assaulted her at his residence in Cortland, near DeKalb. Rifkin, then a 23-year-old rookie campus cop, and the woman were having intercourse when Rifkin tried to ...

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  13. Rural fire departments not eager to pay new dispatch serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... Roger Scott and other county officials have been negotiating a new fee system for the small departments. Only Cortland and Kirkland have yet to pay or agree to pay the new fees, although it is not sitting well with some, including longtime Shabbona ...

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  14. Jury selected in ex-NIU officera s rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... the woman contacted NIU police to report the alleged rape, which she said took place Oct. 14, 2011, in Rifkin's Cortland apartment. Rifkin was fired a few days later; he had graduated from the police academy Sept. 23, 2011. If convicted of criminal ...

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  15. Police seek help to ID suspects in robbery, propane theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... Crime Stoppers. Police also are seeking information about the theft of propane tanks from the Mobil station in Cortland. Six full propane tanks were taken from a locked cage at the station, 15 W. Lincoln Highway, sometime between Dec. 2 and Sunday, ...

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  16. Police seek help to ID suspects robbery, propane theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... Crime Stoppers. Police also are seeking information about the theft of propane tanks from the Mobil station in Cortland. Six full propane tanks were taken from a locked cage at the station, 15 W. Lincoln Highway, sometime between Dec. 2 and Dec. 4, ...

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  17. Community band to present songs of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... talents of more than 30 multi-generational musicians who reside in Sandwich, Plano, Somonauk, Yorkville, Oswego, Cortland, Newark, Sugar Grove, Montgomery, Sheridan, Plainfield and Geneva have joined together and will perform a family-friendly show ...

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  18. Looking Back for Nov. 30, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... body. Fortunately, though he escaped having no broken bones, but is bruised and cut up quite badly. Elmer Engstrom, Cortland, said this afternoon that he has closed his sanitary landfill dump on Somonauk Road “because he is dissatisfied with ...

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  19. Neighbora s House 5K kick starts Thanksgiving morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    Thanksgiving is all about spending time with family and friends, so for Cortland resident Brad Judd, running Thursday morning in the Neighbors House Giving Thanks 5K at Hopkins Park in DeKalb was a good way to bond with his daughter Cheyanne, 12. “This is something just she and I can do together, and it's a good way to spend one-on-one time,” he said. “This is a great way to start the holiday.

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  20. Giving spirit: Turkey drive helps those in need enjoy Thanksgiving feastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... to help by providing a Thanksgiving dinner for them.” Groups that donated a large amount of turkeys include Cortland Flooring, which donated 10, First State Bank donated 11, St. George Greek Orthodox Church's Anagenesis chapter of ...

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