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  • October 2210/13/20 - Tyler Schenk places 4th at the IHSA Golf Sectional
  • October 2210/17/20 - Boys' Varsity Cross Country WSC Silver Champions
  • August 3008/26/20 - Girls' Varsity Golf defeats Hinsdale South 184-220

Governor Pritzker announces ‘Restore Illinois’ plan to reopen state

Madeline Schallmoser, Sports Editor

May 11, 2020

Governor J. B. Pritzker introduced a five phase plan to reopen Illinois. The Restore Illinois plan, announced on May 5th, divides the state into four regions, allowing each to move through the phases independently as requirements a...

Former DGS security guard charged with Indecent Solicitation of an underage student

Amelia Carlson, News Editor

April 30, 2020

A former security officer at Downers Grove South high school has been charged with Indecent Solicitation and Grooming of a Minor, after attempting to seduce an underage student with sexual messages. Gonzalo Cesar Navejar tur...

GroveFest cancelled amid rapid COVID-19 case increases in Downers Grove

Andrew Thompson, News Editor

April 3, 2020

Always one of the most highly-anticipated local events of the year, the Rotary GroveFest of Downers Grove is a weekend filled with concerts, charity events, carnival games, and more.  This year, however, will be a different stor...

Athletic accomplishments from the past decade

Madeline Schallmoser, Sports Editor

December 12, 2019

The past decade has consisted of 1 state champion title and 13 final four appearances across all of DGN athletics. The efforts of athletes, coaches, and administrators alike made the 2010s a decade of growth across countless programs. DGN’s...

A history of ghost stories

Sam Bull, Editor-in-Chief

October 21, 2019

Storytelling and folklore has been around for as long as humans were able to speak. While there are many genres of stories, some of the most intriguing and entertaining ones are those that are the most chilling: ghost stories. ...

Council splits on zoning of marijuana

Andrew Thompson, News Editor

October 3, 2019

Emotions were running high at the Sept. 17 meeting of the Downers Grove Village Council; so high, in fact, that Mayor Bob Barnett adjourned the meeting early as he felt the council was not in the right state to make more impo...

Downers Grove peer jury returns

Amelia Carlson, News Edtor

September 24, 2019

The Village of Downers Grove announced that the Downers Grove Regional Peer Jury will be starting up again and will be accepting applications for jurors comprised of local high school students through Sept. 9. The Peer Jury will be ...