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  • Kane County Board OKs new court case management system contract

    GENEVA - The Kane County Board this week could not let one multi-million contract pass without notice.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • County Board unanimous in Animal Control administrator pick

    GENEVA – Kane County’s newest Animal Control administrator is set to start Sept. 2.The County Board ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Video gambling impacts riverboat revenue

    The popularity of video gambling is eroding Kane County’s Riverboat Fund, leading to a plan to cut about 8 percent a year through 2020 for the fund’s ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 2:01 pm
  • Part of Rt. 47 could soon be Sugar Grove Parkway

    SUGAR GROVE – Route 47 in Sugar Grove could soon be known as Sugar Grove Parkway.Village trustees on ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Kane County Board honors ‘truly remarkable’ Elburn Lions Club

    GENEVA – The Elburn Lions Club received a standing ovation Tuesday as the Kane County Board recognized the civic organization’s 85th anniversary.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • 'Shop Elburn First' campaign seeks logo submissions

    ELBURN – The "Shop Elburn First" campaign is looking for a logo, and the Elburn Economic Development Committee is seeking submissions for a new design ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Coroner’s refrigeration units shut off during mold remediation

    GENEVA – An unmarked light switch in the Kane County morgue has caused yet another problem for the coroner’s office.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • County leaders criticize coroner’s spending

    GENEVA – On the heels of announcing his office has earned national accreditation, Kane County Coroner Rob Russell came under attack Friday for breakin ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • St. Charles to pay $206K more for road rock salt

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles this year will pay more for its road rock salt than in previous years because of widespread depleted salt suppli ...
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Coroner announces accreditation, says office is 'worth investing in'

    GENEVA – Kane County Coroner Rob Russell announced Thursday his has become the first coroner's office in Illinois to achieve accreditation.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Kane County ‘connects’ with residents

    GENEVA – Kane County's attempt to better connect with residents appears to be working.Rick Nagel, a ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 10:16 pm
  • St. Charles Rowing Club shares potential with City Council

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Rowing Club on Monday shared its growth and its future goals with the St. Charles City Council.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • Kane County works to reduce $2M budget gap

    GENEVA – With Kane County needing to close a $2 million gap in next year's proposed general fund, Executive Finance Director Joe Onzick expects to see ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 7:05 am
  • Kane County Clerk's Office to be closed Labor Day

    GENEVA – The Kane County Clerk's Office, 719 S. Batavia Ave., Building B, Geneva, will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, for Labor Day.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Batavia votes against lifting ban on video gambling

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Joint Committee of the Whole meeting rejected lifting the city’s ban on video gambling.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 9:15 am
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