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Tornado Tracking 101

The April 9 tornado near Franklin Grove, Ill. Photo courtesy Walker Ashley, NIU Department of Geography
All DeKalb-area residents can remember the violent and deadly tornado that tore through Rochelle and Fairdale last April, leveling houses and trees...

High winds causing local power surges

Photo of a plug in a wall outlet
Friday's windy weather conditions have resulted in intermittent power surges at NIU's main campus in DeKalb and other communities in the region. The NIU...

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