Welcome to DeKalb County Illinois!

This website, online since 1997, is dedicated to local, independent people, businesses and organizations in DeKalb County Illinois.

NIU Move-in Day is this Friday

Join us in welcoming students back to DeKalb this Friday, August 25th starting at 9am. New and returning students move in to NIU residence...

County Seat through the Eyes of the Joiner History Room at...

Have you ever wondered why Sycamore is the county seat? Sue Breese of the Joiner History Room will delve into the 20th century battle...

Bike Path & Street Maintenance Updates in DeKalb

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) continues to mill the road surface overnight and progress south on IL 23. The milling is scheduled to continue...

Have you seen low-flying planes like this one over DeKalb County...

Have you seen low-flying planes like this one over DeKalb County fields? They're called aerial applicators and they account for almost 25% of crop...

DeKalb County Farm Bureau has dozens of educational kits like this...

Teachers, stop stressing! The DeKalb County Farm Bureau has dozens of educational kits like this available for your use. Check them out today! #backtoschool http://dekalbfarmbureau.org

HEALTH CARE BLOG

Three Northwestern Medicine Hospitals Ranked Among “America’s Best Hospitals” by U.S....

Three Northwestern Medicine hospitals are recognized by U.S. News & World Report in its 2017-18 Best Hospitals rankings. Northwestern Memorial Hospital is again recognized...

Artist and Crafters Needed for Artisan Market October 6th

Artists and crafters are invited to participate in the Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital Auxiliary’s Artisan Market on Friday, October 6, from 8:30 am to...

Pritchard’s Perspective 8/18/17

Observations and comments about state government by State Representative Robert W. Pritchard. August 18, 2017 In This Issue: Education Funding Reform Pressure Builds House Resolution Condemns...