| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:37 PM
The Melvins are attempting to break a Guinness World Record for fastest tour of the U.S.: 50 states in 51 days. Times pop music critic Randall Roberts assesses the odds, and perils, of such a journey....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Illinois and Indiana transportation officials are again recommending a route through central Will County as the path for a proposed interstate connecting Interstate 55 in Illinois with I-65 in Indiana.
The route, stretching 47 miles from north of...
| May 23, 2012
| 5:40 PM
The Illinois House today passed legislation giving the state so-called quick-take power to acquire private property for the proposed Illiana expressway connecting Interstate 65 in Indiana and I-55 in Illinois.
Quick-take would let the Illinois Department...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Chicago sci-fi fans are eager to see NBC's new series "Revolution." So eager, in fact, they voted online in droves to win a special theatrical screening Sept. 6 at Kerasotes Showplace ICON.
Now comes the difficult part. In order to attend, fans must go...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 8:52 AM
The following people recently filed for a marriage license with the Charlevoix County Clerk's office:
Michael David Jensen, 20, and Dawn Marie Fish, 19, both of Boyne City
Elliot D. Nazos, 31, of Shorewood, Ill., and Nicole Bernadette Chellino, 26,...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The American News has been and is continuing to work on a project of the history of Northern State football: 1902-2012.
The project will be published in its entirety in the Oct. 5 edition of the American News.
Here is a preview of the all-time NSU...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 8:49 AM
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| 4:33 PM
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| Nov 11, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Immaculate Conception High School has received a $750 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program to support the schoolâs technology program. Distributor Fouzia Hussain of …...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Will County job seekers will be able to get help from the county's Mobile Workforce Center at various locations throughout February. The mobile unit helps …...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Famous names, many of them Asian, show up for the third state dinner hosted at the White House by the Obamas....