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Children's author to visit Somonauk Library New! 2019-11-18 06:30:00Local author J.L. Callison will visit the Somonauk Public Library, 700 E. Lasalle St., to introduce his latest children's picture book, "Mouse in th

Democrats invite Trump to testify in impeachment inquiry 2019-11-18 01:50:00WASHINGTON – Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi invited President Donald Trump to testify in front of investigators in the House impeachment

Starved Rock murderer’s presence in community fades 2019-11-18 01:47:00Millions of visitors continue to flock to Starved Rock State Park, which has seen increased interest through the advent of social media and the sharin

DeKalb firefighters receive commendations for water rescue 2019-11-18 01:41:00Editor’s Note: Subscribers to the Daily Chronicle’s free DeKalb City Government newsletter received this story in their email inbox Friday

Sycamore City Council to look at marijuana zoning, 2019-11-18 01:40:00SYCAMORE – At its next meeting, the Sycamore City Council will look at recommendations for zoning ahead of the legalization of recreational mari

A look at DeKalb's consolidated bus system one 2019-11-18 01:33:00DeKALB – It’s 12:36 p.m. when a DeKalb public transit bus pulls up to the stop in front of Target on Sycamore Road on a $0.50, we hop on t

Time for hip waders: Venice sees record 3rd 2019-11-18 01:09:00VENICE, Italy – Venice was hit Sunday by a record third exceptional tide in the same week while other parts of Italy struggled with a series of

Hong Kong police storm university 2019-11-18 01:09:00HONG KONG – Police breached a Hong Kong university campus held by protesters early Monday after an all-night siege that included firing repeated

Census counting of prisoners becomes partisan battleground 2019-11-18 01:07:00MADISON, Wis. – When the U.S. Census Bureau counts residents of Milwaukee’s poorest neighborhoods next year, a significant portion of thei

White House urgently ramps up push for drug 2019-11-17 14:32:00WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is ramping up its push to get a bill through Congress that curbs prescription drug costs, feeling a new urgenc

Aide recounts actions tying Trump to delay in 2019-11-17 14:28:00WASHINGTON (AP) — Gordon Sondland, President Donald Trump’s emissary to the European Union, had a message when he met with a top Ukrainian

Chicago teachers OK contract deal that ended strike 2019-11-17 00:22:00CHICAGO – Chicago teachers on Friday approved the contract deal that ended an 11-day strike and includes pay raises, $35 million to enforce limi

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Nelson welcomes delegation of climate change experts New! 2019-11-18 17:55:00Nelson’s Mayor say this week’s delegation of climate change experts from Denmark is a sign our city is leading the charge for change in Ne

Omoto highway, SH7, reopened, good progress road New! 2019-11-18 17:08:00Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency reopened the section of state highway east of Greymouth through Omoto last night around 6 pm.

Warning over E.coli in estuary New! 2019-11-18 16:28:00Privately owned septic tanks are believed to be behind elevated levels of E.coli bacteria found in the Urenui estuary.

Police acknowledge IPCA report New! 2019-11-18 16:08:00Police acknowledge a report by the Independent Police Conduct Authority (IPCA) in relation to the use of a Police dog during the arrest of a man in Au

Update: Invercargill homicide New! 2019-11-18 15:58:00The 31-year-old man sought in relation to the death of a woman in Invercargill on Sunday has been located.

Celebrating 25 years of caring for our coast New! 2019-11-18 15:47:00Volunteers and key supporters of the Coast Care Bay of Plenty programme celebrated 25 years of restoring and protecting our region’s sand dunes

Road closure following slip on Whangamoa hills New! 2019-11-18 15:43:00Motorists are asked to take alternate routes following a slip on Whangamoa hills along SH6.

Open day an insight into innovative wastewater treatment New! 2019-11-18 15:42:00The annual tour of the Hastings wastewater treatment plant at Clive is on again on November 23, one that participants generally rate as surprisingly m

Worlds Big Sleep Out event in Hutt City New! 2019-11-18 15:24:00The musical line-up for the December 7th event in McEwan Park has become very impressive and with the unusual setting and multiple stages one element

Explanation: Closing Devonport-Takapuna Local Workshops New! 2019-11-18 15:21:00For the past term the Devonport-Takapuna Local Board has had a policy of open ‘Workshops’ for the six elected board members when they are

EREBUS Civic Service for 40th anniverary New! 2019-11-18 15:07:00A civic service for the 40th anniversary of the accident will be held at Auckland’s Holy Trinity Cathedral, Parnell, at 5pm on Sunday 24th Novem

Plenty of Sand will Ensure a Good Summer New! 2019-11-18 14:52:00Wellington, 19 November 2019 - Wellington City Council (WCC) has completed the latest bi-annual Oriental Bay beach survey to ensure the sand remains a

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Waikouaiti 'rapt' over funding grant New! 2019-11-23 10:30:00Progress of Waikouaiti (from left) chairwoman Shelley St James, community worker Sonya Billyard, and secretary and One Coast chairwoman Judy Martin a

Surgeon left gauze swab inside patient 2019-11-10 23:56:07In 2017, the woman had cysts removed during surgery, but four days later she reported feeling "extremely unwell" and discovered a piece of surgical

Octagon closures to be trialled over summer 2019-11-10 23:11:53Entertainment and food trucks added some vibrancy to the already sublime day before the Ed Sheeran concert. Photo: Tim Miller The Octagon will

Govt wants to limit firearms access for high-risk 2019-11-10 22:47:11The government is floating the idea of firearms prohibition orders (FPOs), to give police powers to keep people deemed to be high-risk away from firea

'You robbed us of every minute': Parents tell 2019-11-10 22:27:40Eighteen-year-old Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg was killed in a head-on collision last year. Photo / Supplied A Taranaki couple have told the ma

Commuter buses proposed for Northern Corridor 2019-11-10 22:02:38

Traffic signals out due to power cut 2019-11-10 21:30:44Traffic signals out at the intersection of Falsgrave St with Fitzgerald and Moorhouse Ave. An intersection in the central city was without tra

'Wild blaze': House fire in Halfway Bush 2019-11-10 21:09:15Emergency services at the scene of the fire at a house in Ashmore St. Photo: Emma Perry A "well involved'' fire at a Halfway Bush house ha

Bolivia president resigns after protests 2019-11-10 20:48:56People celebrate after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he will resign, in La Paz. Photo: Reuters Bolivian President Evo Moral

Wins for Dragons and Pride 2019-11-10 20:27:57Reece Dalton scored a match winning debut goal for the Dragons in their 2-1 win over Southern United. Photo: Pam Fraser - Mak Shots Photography.

Netflix hikes NZ subscription cost again 2019-11-10 20:24:30At launch in 2015 Netflix's standard package price was just $9.99 per month. When the price rise takes effect in December it will represent a whoppin

Three semi-finalists found in premier competition 2019-11-10 20:22:25

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Volunteers needed for Child Cancer Foundation's annual Street New! 2019-11-18 22:58:02Child Cancer Foundation is calling for volunteers to help out with its annual Street Appeal on the 28th and 29th of February 2020.

Two people arrested following St Heliers aggravated robbery New! 2019-11-18 22:31:08Police have arrested two people following an aggravated robbery incident at a store on St Heliers Bay Road near the intersection with Grampian Road ye

Gifts for good in the Stratford district New! 2019-11-18 22:28:11It’s that time of year when cheer is in the air, and Stratford District Council is once again asking residents to donate a gift for those less f

Two men appearing in court following Northland fleeing New! 2019-11-18 22:15:19Northland Police are aware of footage circulating on social media showing a man being arrested over the weekend in Whangarei by a Police officer with

Road crash victims remembered as part of worldwide New! 2019-11-18 21:57:05Loved ones were remembered and emergency services thanked as part of the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims last Sunday 17 November at

QLDC - Mayor Boult disappointed at proposed electricity New! 2019-11-18 21:50:19Queenstown Lakes District Mayor Jim Boult has expressed deep concern and disappointment at the scale of potential price increases signalled today by A

Havelock North courtesy crossing safety highlighted - HDC New! 2019-11-18 21:02:09Pedestrians and motorists are being urged to look out for each other after some close calls reported on courtesy crossings at the main Havelock North

Dangerous nitrous oxide emissions rising fast - study New! 2019-11-18 20:42:14An international team of scientists have just found that nitrous oxide emissions are rising much faster than had been previously thought.

Nelson welcomes delegation of climate change experts - New! 2019-11-18 19:26:12Nelson’s Mayor say this week’s delegation of climate change experts from Denmark is a sign our city is leading the charge for change in Ne

Global charity crowdfunding phenomenon launches - 10x10 New! 2019-11-18 19:02:52A global movement which has transformed the way young people engage with philanthropy is launching in New Zealand and 10x10 is encouraging young Kiwi

$10m multi-year Antarctic research project approved New! 2019-11-18 18:03:03It’s the driest, coldest, windiest, place on Earth ... yet millions of critters still flourish in Antarctica. And now, thanks to 10 million doll

Tania Kerr re-appointed as Hastings deputy mayor New! 2019-11-18 17:59:39Hastings mayor Sandra Hazlehurst has today reappointed long-term councillor Tania Kerr as deputy mayor for the coming triennium.


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