DeKalb County's nine school districts will receive an extra $2.29 million this year if the Illinois House accepts Gov. Bruce Rauner's version of a school funding bill, according to an analysis by the Illinois State Board of Education.
A DeKalb County Circuit Court has granted a temporary restraining order to prevent an approximately $600,000 payout to former Northern Illinois University President Robert Baker, according to the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW).
A DeKalb County Board member has filed a temporary restraining order to prevent Northern Illinois University (NIU) from beginning its payout to former President Douglas Baker, according to the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW).
Outgoing Northern Illinois University President Doug Baker shouldn't be rewarded for financial mismanagement, Sen. Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park) contended in a statement posted recently by the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW).