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  • Kane County looks to health insurance for potential savings

    GENEVA – As Kane County works to whittle down a projected budget gap for next year, its elected officials are looking toward the potential cost saving ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Roskam speaks on issues to chamber lunch crowd

    ST. CHARLES – Trying to dispel the idea that nobody agrees with anybody in Washington, U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, said Tuesday Democrats and R ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • St. Charles to remove more ash trees in fall

    ST. CHARLES – More than half of the remaining ash trees in city-owned rights of way in St. Charles will be removed this fall based on their conditions ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Government agencies explain purchases of giveaway items

    Visitors to the Kane County Coroner’s Office might see something they likely wouldn’t expect – plastic red eggs filled with Silly Putty.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Deadlines near for assessment complaints

    GENEVA – Time is running out for property owners to file assessment complaints.Deadlines for some co ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 7:59 am
  • Energy lawsuit seeks 400 ratepayers to create a class action

    BATAVIA – Nearly 100 people turned out Thursday to a meeting called by Batavia businessman Joe Marconi, seeking plaintiffs for a class action lawsuit ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Hatcher, Schmitz reflect on their state legislative careers

    Republican State Rep. Kay Hatcher was in her Yorkville district office this week signing notes of congratulations to constituents and others who recen ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:14 pm
  • County Board considers way to promote programs

    GENEVA – Events held on county property soon might be a way Kane County promotes its initiatives.Cou ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:48 pm
  • North Aurora approves six-month extension of agreement with Comcast

    NORTH AURORA – Village trustees have approved a six-month extension of its franchise agreement with Comcast.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Batavia aldermen approve Speedway plans

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen have given the green light to the construction of a Speedway gas station at the northeast corner of Wilson Street and Kirk ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Communities that use aggregates help residents save some money

    Electric bills among Kane County communities with their own utilities or those that have signed up with aggregates indicate that all seem to be saving ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Kane County Board members hesitant about ‘Big Brother’ idea

    GENEVA – A Kaneville-based company wants to help Kane County stay informed about its employees.Membe ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:18 am
  • Kane County Animal Control on track to clear debt

    GENEVA – Kane County Animal Control – which only a few years ago missed a mortgage payment on its facility – is on track to eliminate its debt.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Kane health officials equipping police to treat overdoses

    GENEVA – Kane County health officials expect that by next month law-enforcement officers throughout Kane County will begin to carry a medication that ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Batavia aldermen reject lifting ban on video gambling

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen on Monday rejected lifting the city’s ban on video gambling.Only six of t ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 7:34 am
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