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Earlville announces plans for school in the fall

EARLVILLE – Earlville School District has announced their plans for the upcoming fall semester and the adjustments that will be made because of the pandemic.   Parents will be given the option of in school or at home learning, but once a decision has been made they are expected to keep ...Read more

One arrested after fatal Sunday shooting in DeKalb

DEKALB – One man is dead and another in custody after a shooting Sunday in DeKalb.   DeKalb Police say they were called around 7:45 PM to the 1000 block of West Hillcrest Drive, where they found a 32-year-old DeKalb man suffering a gunshot wound.   He was taken to an area hospital where ...Read more

Hot summer warming up Lake Michigan, experts say

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Lake Michigan is having a warm summer. Scientists say the average surface water temperature was 75.3 degrees on July 9, setting a record for the month based on 26 years of record keeping. The summer high is 75.6 degrees recorded in August 2016. The air temperature in ...Read more

Spring Valley police respond to alleged stabbing

SPRING VALLEY – A Spring Valley man was arrested after reportedly stabbing his roommate in the arm on Saturday. Officials report that officers arrived to the 200th block of Spalding Street around 10pm Saturday evening after 65 year-old Michael Kasbeer of Spring Valley reportedly stabbed his ...Read more

DeKalb County reports 21 more COVID-19 cases

DEKALB – DeKalb County reported 21 more positive cases of COVID-19 on Monday. In total, the DeKalb County Health Department has confirmed 674 positive cases since the start of the pandemic with 20 deaths. DeKalb County’s health department continues to remind residents of the proper way to ...Read more