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Northern part of DeKalb County under severe thunderstorm New! 2020-04-08 17:48:00The northern part of DeKalb County is under a severe thunderstorm warning until 5 p.m. Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Nickel-si

Tenants, landlords stagger under economic burden caused by New! 2020-04-08 17:24:00Rent was due for many across northern Illinois April 1, and as the economic crisis rolls on because of the COVID-19 pandemic, both landlords and rente

Jobless claims report Thursday could hit 7 million New! 2020-04-08 17:10:00WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is set to report another shocking level of unemployment claims Thursday even after nearly 10 million people app

Mnuchin says direct deposits out next week for New! 2020-04-08 16:25:00WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is telling House Democrats that direct deposits to Americans will begin next week under the

Illinois 4,000 COVID-19 tests per day short of New! 2020-04-08 16:02:00Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced Wednesday afternoon that Illinois has recently surpassed 6,000 COVID-19 tests per day, 4,000 short of the goal

2 residents displaced after apartment fire in 800 New! 2020-04-08 14:22:00DeKALB - A fire in an apartment complex in the 800 block of Greenbrier Road in DeKalb Wednesday afternoon displaced two people.

'Don't cut your own bangs' and more haircut 2020-04-08 13:00:00Karin Jackowiak, an owner/stylist at Salon MACKK in Crystal Lake, has simple advice for anybody struggling with uncontrollable hair and nowhere to go.

DeKalb Park District issues guidelines for using parks, 2020-04-08 13:00:00The DeKalb Park District issued guidelines earlier this week to utilize the open parks and trails while following safety guidelines.

Bernie Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as 2020-04-08 12:19:00WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders, who saw his once strong lead in the Democratic primary evaporate as the party’s establishment lined

Chicago Fire Department loses first member to COVID-19 2020-04-08 10:26:00CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago firefighter who died Tuesday night from complications of COVID-19 is the first member of the department to be killed by

A 5-year look at DeKalb County real estate 2020-04-08 07:00:00DeKALB – A 5-year look at single-family permits issued throughout DeKalb County since 2014 shows the City of DeKalb has issued almost eight time

Photos: A look back at the Kaneland boys 2020-04-08 07:00:00With the coronavirus outbreak forcing all high school sports to the sidelines let's take this opportunity to look back at some area teams that made a

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High Number Of Southern Motorists Stopped With Vast New! 2020-04-09 02:49:00Southern District were pleased with the response and compliance of motorists at checkpoints across the district today. There have been 10 checkpoints

Nelson City Council Unanimously Decides To Consider 0% New! 2020-04-09 02:47:00Nelson City Council has shown its commitment to supporting the community through the COVID-19 crisis by voting unanimously to consider a zero percent

Upper Hutt City Council Agrees To Additional COVID-19 New! 2020-04-09 02:45:00At a workshop today elected members of Upper Hutt City Council discussed multiple measures aimed at bringing relief to residents and businesses in lig

NHHT COVID-19 Community Testing In Kawakawa New! 2020-04-09 01:35:00The Ngati Hine Health Trust (NHHT) COVID-19 Community Based Testing Centre (CBT) opens 10am tomorrow, Good Friday at the Ngati Hine Health Trust, Rayn

Hutt City Council Acts To Cut Proposed 7.9% New! 2020-04-09 01:11:00  Hutt City Council met today under urgency to approve a plan and to progress an emergency budget in response to COVID-19 which addresses impacts

Emergency Services Not Hindered By COVID-19 Level 4 New! 2020-04-09 01:11:00The COVID-19 Level 4 lockdown restrictions didn’t prevent emergency services from responding to a large poplar tree damaging the roof of the Cen

Total Mobility Transport Subsidy Until 30 June New! 2020-04-09 01:10:00As part of the national response to COVID-19, The NZ Transport Agency will implement a fare-reduction for Total Mobility customers from Tuesday, 14 Ap

ORC To Consult On Lake Wakatipu Public Ferry New! 2020-04-09 01:05:00The Otago Regional Council (ORC) will open online consultation on a proposed 18-month trial of a public service water ferry on Lake Wakatipu on April

Ruapehu Iwi Urge Outsiders To Stay Home New! 2020-04-09 01:04:00Ohakune-based iwi Ngāti Rangi are urging outsiders to not come into the Ruapehu area to self-isolate over the lockdown period particularly over t

COVID-19: More Families Using Local Cycleways During Lockdown New! 2020-04-09 01:04:00Getting back to basics and enjoying the simplicity of life are just some of the things Aucklanders are doing to avoid cabin fever during the lockdown

Arrests In Relation To Dunedin Service Station Incidents New! 2020-04-09 01:02:00

Stick To Your Bubble, Not Your Couch – New! 2020-04-09 00:40:00To help Kiwis resist the urge to stick to their couch, while encouraging them to stick to their bubble, New Zealand Red Cross has launched Red Cross V

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Man jailed after spitting at police New! 2020-04-09 00:09:53A man has been jailed for three months after spitting at police during the lockdown.

Covid-19: Scores chasing contacts in South New! 2020-04-09 00:05:16Up to 135 people could be used in contact tracing efforts in the South as New Zealand heads into what could be the second half of a "marathon" lockd

Bluff bride describes dream day turned worst cluster New! 2020-04-09 00:01:05The bride at a wedding that is now the country's largest Covid-19 cluster has described how their dream day quickly turned for the worse.

Oamaru musicians put on a lockdown show for New! 2020-04-09 00:01:04

Escape from Queenstown: Travel agent hopes for charter New! 2020-04-08 23:38:26Xtravel agent Tori Keating is working to organise an Air New Zealand charter flight between Queenstown and Christchurch - both for stranded tourists a

Date set for call on lockdown extension New! 2020-04-08 23:29:08Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Photo: RNZ New Zealanders will know two days before the end of the four-week lockdown whether or not it will be

Lockdown haircuts New! 2020-04-08 23:18:30Readers have been sending pictures of their 'lockdown haircuts'. If you have one you'd like to share - send it to newsroom@starmedia.kiwi

‘Con air’ flight for prisoners to leave Christchurch New! 2020-04-08 23:03:45A "con air" flight has been chartered by Corrections to transport criminals from the South Island to the North.

Fancy a special Easter tipple? New! 2020-04-08 23:03:36By Fiona McLaren

Alleged fatal crash driver 'wanted for burglary' New! 2020-04-08 22:51:00Clint Hoeben, 48, died shortly after being struck by a van while out cycling with his daughter in North Canterbury. Photo: Givealittle A van dr

Long queues at supermarkets in lead up to New! 2020-04-08 22:31:24Pak'nSave Wainoni on Thursday. Photo: Geoff Sloan Supermarkets throughout Canterbury are seeing a surge in customers in the lead up to E

Invercargill, Milford services under review New! 2020-04-08 22:26:54Invercargill Airport. Photo: Southland Express Airways may close seven of its regional air traffic control towers because of a collapse in tra

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Police make arrest following search warrant New! 2020-04-09 05:55:13Police have recovered drugs and firearms during a search warrant executed at an address in Bishopdale, Christchurch, this afternoon. As a result of th

Result from today’s Wellington City Council Covid-19 response New! 2020-04-09 05:10:45Wellington City Council has today voted to recommend consultation on a 4.95% rates increase for the 2020/21 financial year.

Keep your energy bill down during lockdown - New! 2020-04-09 03:31:16There are simple ways to avoid wasting energy during the lockdown, according to EECA (Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority). There are simple

Kaiwharawhara makes cut as site for new multi New! 2020-04-09 02:55:56Following a reassessment of criteria for development of a Multi-User Ferry Terminal, Greater Wellington Regional Council and Horizons Regional Council

DOC's dithering causes unnecessary stress - Otago Rock New! 2020-04-09 02:52:55The Otago Rock Lobster Industry Association says that DOC’s announcement of a suspension of consultation regarding a proposed South East Marine

Stick to your bubble, not your couch - New! 2020-04-09 02:50:36To help Kiwis resist the urge to stick to their couch, while encouraging them to stick to their bubble, New Zealand Red Cross has launched Red Cross V

High number of Southern motorists stopped with vast New! 2020-04-09 02:25:55Southern District were pleased with the response and compliance of motorists at checkpoints across the district today. There have been 10 checkpoints

Nelson City Council unanimously decides to consider 0% New! 2020-04-09 02:16:11Nelson City Council has shown its commitment to supporting the community through the COVID-19 crisis by voting unanimously to consider a zero percent

Upper Hutt City Council agrees to additional COVID-19 New! 2020-04-09 02:13:10At a workshop today elected members of Upper Hutt City Council discussed multiple measures aimed at bringing relief to residents and businesses in lig

Whanganui Police urge people to stay home this New! 2020-04-09 01:40:46Ruapehu Police will be ramping up visibility in communities and on the roads over the Easter period - Friday, 10 April to Monday, 13 April - to make s