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  • Newsmakers: Jack Cunningham

    Kane County Clerk Jack Cunningham won his fourth term in office in November, the same month he pleaded guilty to violating the county’s ethics ordinan ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 1:46 am
  • Newsmakers: Pat Hill

    KANEVILLE – Kaneville Village President Pat Hill said she is stunned by how people have cared for her and her family this year.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 1:50 am
  • Newsmakers: Rob Russell

    Kane County Coroner Rob Russell continued to take heat from other county officials – from seemingly trivial items such as Silly Putty to more serious ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 1:49 am
  • Newsmakers: Chris Lauzen

    GENEVA – Chris Lauzen completes his second full year as Kane County chairman with a variety of notable events in the county.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 1:50 am
  • Stories of the Year: Anger over Batavia electric hike sparks lawsuit

    BATAVIA – Anger over the city’s investment in the downstate Prairie State Energy Campus sparked a Batavia businessman to file a class-action lawsuit i ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Stories of the Year: Animal Control leader resigns amid investigation

    After being named Kane County Animal Control interim administrator late last year, Robert Sauceda abruptly resigned in May.
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Stories of the Year: Kane elects new sheriff

    For the first time in eight years, Kane County elected a new sheriff – retired lieutenant Don Kramer.
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Stories of the Year: Kane County morgue problems continuing into new year

    GENEVA – The problems with the morgue at the Kane County Coroner’s Office will be continuing into the new year.
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • Batavia races up in the air

    BATAVIA – Ron Rechenmacher on Friday said he has not yet decided whether he will run for both the Batavia City Council and the Batavia School Board in ...
    Dec. 26, 2014 - 9:35 pm
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