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Northern Illinois University football and basketball will have a new radio home in 2022-23 and beyond as NIU Athletics introduced DeKalb station 94.9 WDKB as the new flagship station for the Huskie Sports Radio Network Wednesday.
Former NIU player Paulina Castro is joining Lisa Carlsen's coaching staff, the school announced on Tuesday. Castro played with the Huskies since 2017.
Westminster Presbyterian Church of DeKalb, 830 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb, is now a member of a Matthew 25 congregation within the U.S. Presbyterian Church.
Logan Kottmeyer pitched 5 2/3 shutout innings as the Kaneland baseball team beat Marmion, 8-2, in the semifinals of the Class 3A Kaneland Regional on Saturday.
NIU football will start its season two days earlier than planned, kicking off against EIU on Thursday, Sept 1. The school also announced other start times and TV coverage on Thursday.
Northern Illinois University was recently awarded $50,000 in state grant money to help access digital inequities and access to technology in communities.
The DeKalb girls track team qualified both of its relay teams on Friday for the finals of the Class 3A Championships in Charleston. The finals in all three classes will be held Saturday. Kaneland and Sycamore each had an entry qualify for the 2A finals.
Brooke Probst and Reagan Gibson qualified for the finals in the respective events Thursday in the Class 1A State Track and Field Championships in Charleston.
First National Bank of Omaha recently awarded $880,000 in Impact grants to 44 organizations around the country, including $10,000 to the DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation.
P.E.O. Chapter DX donated $125 to the DeKalb/Sycamore Bookcase Project during the group’s meeting of P.E.O. International on March 21.
Sycamore High School’s music department won third place in the 2022 Illinois High School Association Music Sweepstakes Competition for Class A schools. The win is the fourth consecutive top-three win for the school.