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  • Future of Elburn’s police department up for discussion

    ELBURN – Police coverage in the village could change significantly in the future, as officials seek solutions to pay for the pensions of Elburn’s poli ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Task force picks design team to develop Fox River plans

    ST. CHARLES – A task force focused on maximizing the potential of the Fox River has selected a design team to help carry out that goal.
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Batavia consultant Aiston pleads guilty to DUI

    Batavia Economic Development Consultant Chris Aiston on Thursday pleaded guilty to an amended count of driving under the influence of alcohol, a misde ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Judge orders primary election in Campton Hills

    A Kane County judge on Thursday cleared a path for six Campton Hills candidates, including two write-in candidates, to be part of a Feb. 24 primary el ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 6:55 am
  • Kane County Board committee to discuss coroner's overage next month

    GENEVA – Kane County Coroner Rob Russell’s proposed budget amendment for 2014 is about to get another look.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • 'Short-term' solution proposed at Kane County Board meeting for sheriff's $1.4M loss

    GENEVA – Kane County Board members have taken the first step toward cutting the sheriff’s budget in order to make up a projected $1.4 million loss the ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 8:05 am
  • Sugar Grove Park District to debut new spring-summer brochure

    SUGAR GROVE – Sugar Grove residents will be able to plan their outdoor activities in the coming months better with the next brochure they receive from ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • St. Charles aldermen back study of city's police facility

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles City Council committee on Monday gave their support for a study that will help decide the future of the St. Charles Police ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Judge denies Cunningham’s motion to dismiss Campton election case

    A Kane County judge Monday denied the Kane County clerk’s motion to dismiss a case involving Campton Hills residents trying to get on the April 7 cons ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Coroner: Kane County morgue should reopen next week

    GENEVA – A late delivery and inadequate installation twice postponed the reopening of the Kane County morgue, which is why Coroner Rob Russell said he ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Federal judge rules against Waubonsee Community College in free speech lawsuit

    SUGAR GROVE – A federal judge has ruled against Waubonsee Community College after two members of an anti-gay group in July filed a federal lawsuit ag ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Batavia mayor voices concerns about temporary signs

    BATAVIA – With spring just a few months away, Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke believes that aldermen soon should discuss the issue of temporary signs that ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Fox River fire district to seek tax rate increase

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District’s board has voted 5-0 to seek a tax rate increase on the April 7 consolidate ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Kane County officials question need for Aurora Election Commission

    GENEVA – Although it would be up to voters to decide to disband the Aurora Election Commission, Kane County officials are ready to address the issue.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:07 am
  • Batavia aldermen approve agreement for crosswalk improvements

    BATAVIA – Aldermen want to make it safer for children walking to and from Rotolo Middle School.The ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:18 pm
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