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Focus groups weigh in on search for new 2020-09-18 22:48:00DeKALB – The search firm hired by DeKalb District 428 to find a new superintendent presented results from multiple focus groups, saying that res

Mitch McConnell pledges to bring Trump's SCOTUS pick 2020-09-18 21:36:00WASHINGTON (AP) — The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday cast an immediate spotlight on the vacancy on the high court,

Photos: Sycamore football practices for first time since 2020-09-18 20:41:00The Sycamore High School football team got together for a contact practice Friday for the first time since the season was postponed due to the pandemi

'These crimes occur in these hellscapes': AJ Freund's 2020-09-18 20:05:00After 17 months of denying before a McHenry County judge any involvement in the death of his 5-year-old son AJ Freund, Andrew Freund pleaded guilty Fr

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 2020-09-18 19:49:00WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion who became the court’

Photos: Local farmers prepare for harvest 2020-09-18 18:26:00Farmers in the area are preparing equipment and getting things ready to begin the fall harvest.

Coronavirus cases at NIU climb past 200 as 2020-09-18 16:45:00DeKALB - Coronavirus cases at Northern Illinois University climbed past 200 Friday, as the university announced 18 new cases on campus, all in student

Photos: Andrew Freund accepts plea deal and is 2020-09-18 16:34:00Andrew Freund pled guilty to multiple charges related to the death of his 5-year-old son AJ in March 2019 and will serve 30 consecutive years for the

Infant dies from complications to COVID-19; now youngest 2020-09-18 16:15:00An infant in DeKalb County died from complications due to the novel coronavirus, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health on Friday.

Free drive-thru, walk-up COVID-19 testing Saturday, Sunday in 2020-09-18 14:42:00SYCAMORE – This Saturday and Sunday, DeKalb County residents will have the opportunity to get tested for the novel coronavirus through a pop-up

IHSA Director: 'False information' being shared regarding potential 2020-09-18 14:35:00IHSA Executive Director Craig Anderson joined Bloomington radio station WJBC-AM 1320 on Friday and shot down rumors that the IHSA, the Illinois Depart

CDC drops controversial testing advice that caused backlash 2020-09-18 14:28:00NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday dropped a controversial piece of coronavirus guidance and said anyone who has been in close cont

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Optimism And Resilience - Results Of Our Business 2020-09-22 01:55:00Thames Brewery has started a new chapter as The Stables Our businesses are showing signs of resilience in the face of a challenging year, results from

Greater Wellington On The Pathway To Lower Carbon 2020-09-22 00:06:00Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Climate Committee has supported two proposals to retire grazing and restore rare wetland and forest ecosys

Missing Person, Clarence 2020-09-22 00:01:00Tasman Police are appealing for sightings of missing 31-year-old Melissa Ewings from Clarence. Melissa told a friend she was going for a walk to the C

Bus And Ferry Demand Increases To Beat Motorway 2020-09-21 23:52:00Commuters on Auckland’s North Shore are starting to make better use of buses and ferries to beat the long queues of traffic travelling over the

Fire And Emergency Warns Against Burn Offs While 2020-09-21 23:33:00Forecasters are expecting heavy winds to hit Canterbury overnight Tuesday and into Wednesday. Fire and Emergency want anyone planning a burn to hold o

No Off Switch: Surf Lifeguard Training Session Interrupted 2020-09-21 23:03:00A routine Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) IRB training programme took a surprise turn at the weekend when participants were called to the scene o

Crash On Southern Motorway Now Clear - Auckland 2020-09-21 23:01:00The earlier crash on the Auckland’s Southern Motorway, near the Khyber Pass Road off ramp, has now been cleared. One person sustained moderate i

Level 1 Means All Go For Love Local 2020-09-21 22:50:00Now we’re back at Alert Level 1, it’s full steam ahead for the Love Local Expo, offering residents and visitors a chance to support Poriru

Chamber Calls For Early Shift To Level 1 2020-09-21 22:19:00The latest Auckland Business Chamber survey shows the frustration small and medium sized businesses have over the extension of Level 2 restrictions st

Auckland Cannot Become A City Of Two Halves 2020-09-21 19:37:00Auckland cannot become a city of two halves because there is no infrastructure resilience, Road Transport Forum (RTF) chief executive Nick Leggett say

Temporary Auckland Harbour Bridge Repair To Open More 2020-09-21 19:35:00Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will start work tonight on a complex and temporary repair to the damaged strut on the Auckland Harbour Bridge which ha

Marina Idea Floated As Part Of NPDC’s Top 2020-09-21 18:41:00Could you get on board with plans for a marina to make the most of New Plymouth’s Breakwater Bay? NPDC’s Top 10 Kōrero is asking for

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Medical school case: man's identity kept secret New! 2020-09-22 18:03:59medical_school_side.jpg The way the university selects students for its second-year medicine programme has made headlines in recent wee

Wild Weather: Roads under water, Cook Strait storm New! 2020-09-22 18:03:41Ferries have been cancelled and a storm warning is in force for the Cook Strait as the country braces for ferocious winds and heavy rain.

NZTA moves to stamp out dodgy seatbelt repairs New! 2020-09-22 17:33:25Photo: Getty Images Vehicle warrant of fitness inspectors alarmed at illegal repairs of seatbelts have forced action from authorities.

The South Today bulletin: Tuesday, September 22 New! 2020-09-22 17:24:59

Crews fight vegetation fire near Dunedin motorway New! 2020-09-22 17:24:24Part of Dunedin's Southern Motorway was blocked for a time this morning while firefighters battled a blaze in Kensington.

Wild weather for central NZ New! 2020-09-22 17:15:39Harbour ferries have been cancelled and a storm warning is in force for Cook Strait as the centre of the country braces for ferocious winds and heavy

Southern Response quake case: Couple want apology from New! 2020-09-22 17:14:56Former Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee remains unrepentant. Photo: RNZ / Dom Thomas A couple tricked into accepting a lower offer f

STA Travel used customers' money to cover wages, New! 2020-09-22 16:52:06In its first report back to creditors, administrators Deloitte say they have uncovered a "significant co-mingling of funds" within company bank acco

Armed police search Christchurch properties linked to Head New! 2020-09-22 16:46:35Two properties linked to the Head Hunters gang in Christchurch have been raided by armed police today.

Ardern dominating social media as Christchurch voters take New! 2020-09-22 16:33:40Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern regularly took to Facebook Live to answer questions on the Government's Covid response during the lockdown. Photo: Supp

Crews fight vegetation fire in Kensington New! 2020-09-22 16:30:37Part of Dunedin's Southern Motorway was blocked for a time this morning while firefighters battled a blaze in Kensington.

All Black rookies settle into camp New! 2020-09-22 16:29:32Cullen Grace packs down on the side of the scrum at All Blacks training yesterday. Photo: Getty Images Fulfilling a lifelong dream takes some g

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'Fire and Emergency warns against burn offs while 2020-09-21 23:32:09Forecasters are expecting heavy winds to hit Canterbury overnight Tuesday and into Wednesday. Fire and Emergency want anyone planning a burn to hold o

Re-Shape Waikato: Final week to complete the Representation 2020-09-21 23:22:59Waikato District Council is asking its communities to complete a survey about what is most important about their communities. The purpose of the surve

Crash on Southern Motorway now clear - NZ 2020-09-21 22:55:22The earlier crash on the Auckland’s Southern Motorway, near the Khyber Pass Road off ramp, has now been cleared. One person sustained moderate i

Level 1 means all go for Love Local 2020-09-21 22:50:22Now we’re back at Alert Level 1, it’s full steam ahead for the Love Local Expo, offering residents and visitors a chance to support Poriru

Waitaki enjoys 'excellent' reputation scores in annual residents' 2020-09-21 22:26:25The results are in and council is pleased to see a significant improvement in overall reputation amongst the 10 segments of the Waitaki population mon

Nelson City Council advocates against discriminatory laws on 2020-09-21 21:59:56Discriminatory laws that place unreasonable hurdles to increased Māori participation in local government need to be urgently reformed, says

'Embracing Te Ao Maori at Te Putea Matua' 2020-09-21 20:22:25Mahuru Māori is about celebrating and promoting Te Reo and Tikanga Māori, providing resources that New Zealanders can use year r

Southland advisory group established - council 2020-09-21 20:21:53A hui was held on Friday (18/09) to establish an advisory group which would be looking at the implementation of the new national freshwater regulation

TRC meets 'extraordinary challenges' of 2019/2020 year - 2020-09-21 20:04:53The year to July 31 brought unprecedented and extraordinary challenges but the Taranaki Regional Council emerged in good financial shape and with most

Auckland cannot become a city of two halves 2020-09-21 19:35:39Auckland cannot become a city of two halves because there is no infrastructure resilience, Road Transport Forum (RTF) chief executive Nick Leggett say

Temporary bridge repair to open more lanes starts 2020-09-21 19:21:12Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will start work tonight on a complex and temporary repair to the damaged strut on the Auckland Harbour Bridge which ha

Weather ‘bomb’ possible as low pressure system looms 2020-09-21 19:07:19 A nasty low pressure system is expected to rapidly develop this Sunday and Monday with modelling today suggesting it may reach weather bomb criteria.