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  • Batavia residents renew call for investigation into electric project

    BATAVIA – Residents at Monday’s Batavia City Council meeting repeated their call for the city to ask Attorney General Lisa Madigan to investigate Prai ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Geneva OKs resolution on Prairie State lawsuit

    GENEVA – Aldermen unanimously approved a resolution for a common interest agreement between Geneva, Batavia, Rochelle and the Northern Illinois Power ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Longtime St. Charles alderman won’t seek re-election in April

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles man who has served on the City Council since 1971 announced on Monday he won’t seek re-election in the April 7 consolidate ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • St. Charles wastewater treatment building open house set

    ST. CHARLES – Residents are invited to celebrate the completion of the new Biosolids and Operations Building at the Main Wastewater Treatment Plant in ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Pouley to become ‘rustic road’

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Pouley Road is on the verge of becoming Kane County’s fourth rustic road, as two Kane County Board committees unanimously recomm ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Mason challenges Roskam in 6th Congressional District

    Republican Peter Roskam said he wants another term in the U.S. House to continue the work he’s started to get the economy back on track. Democratic op ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Hultgren plans forum to address sex trafficking and exploitation

    GENEVA – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will host a forum from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, at Kane County Government Center, 719 S. Ba ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • County eyes NIMEC as electric aggregation program consultant

    GENEVA – Kane County is on track to hire Northern Illinois Municipal Electric Collaborative as a consultant for its electric aggregation program.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:36 pm
  • Hultgren to host forum on fraud protection for veterans

    ST. CHARLES – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will host a forum for Illinois veterans, their spouses and their families from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Mond ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Burd, Wheeler differ on issues at candidate forum

    ST. CHARLES – In the race for state representative in Illinois District 50, Republican Keith Wheeler of Oswego and Democrat Valerie Burd of Yorkville ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Economic analysis for Settler’s Hill cross-country course set

    GENEVA – Kane County is about to learn what kind of economic power the proposed Settler’s Hill cross-country course might bring.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Deadline approaching for proposed Batavia industrial park

    BATAVIA – The Missner Group has until Monday to submit plans to the city for its proposed industrial park on the city’s east side, or officials will d ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Kane County Board sets salaries; member questions attendance rates

    GENEVA – A Kane County Board member with a reported attendance rate of 27 percent said at Tuesday’s board meeting he was uncomfortable such informatio ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Open house set for Sugar Grove Township Community Building

    SUGAR GROVE – The public is invited this weekend to see the newly renovated Sugar Grove Township Community Building at 141 Main St. in Sugar Grove.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • County ethics ordinance under fire at board meeting

    GENEVA – The woman who filed an ethics complaint against Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen and a county contract employee criticized how such co ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:11 pm
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