DeKalb, IL – The proton cancer treatment centers being built side by side in DuPage County are not immune to the effects of the current economic meltdown. How has financing and construction been impacted? The question is easier asked than answered when it comes to the facility associated with Northern Illinois University. W-N-I-J's Christopher Hosken reports.
DeKalb, IL – The 4th Annual Beloit International Film Festival gets underway tonight (2/19/09) runs through the weekend. More than 150 films will be shown throughout the city. WNIJ's Guy Stephens spoke with the festival's executive director, Rod Beaudoin (BOE-dwin). Guy began by asking him to describe the purpose of the festival:
You can find a link to the Festival's website at wnij.org.
DeKalb, IL – Saturday marks one year since five students were shot and killed in a classroom at Northern Illinois University. WNIJ's Andy Mitchell was a reporter at NIU's student newspaper then. The anniversary observances are bringing up a lot of mixed emotions for him.