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  • County Board members thwart coroner's $140k budget adjustment

    GENEVA – Kane County Board members sent a message to the coroner Wednesday that they are dissatisfied with his overspending.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:57 pm
  • Economic incentive policy to be revamped in Geneva

    GENEVA – Aldermen acting as the Committee of the Whole on Monday tabled a proposed economic development incentive policy for Geneva so its provisions ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 7:41 am
  • Forum to focus on fire referendum

    WASCO – The Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District has planned an informational meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Fox River Station 1, 40W361 Rou ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:10 pm
  • Campton Hills village president appoints former trustee as interim clerk

    CAMPTON HILLS – The village of Campton Hills has an interim clerk, and he’s a familiar face to its residents.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Batavia aldermen to review request for Prairie State investigation

    BATAVIA – The language regarding a request to the Attorney General’s Office for an investigation of Prairie State Energy Campus has been drafted.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Kane County offices propose higher fees

    GENEVA – Getting married soon will cost more in Kane County.The County Clerk’s Office – which handle ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • St. Charles details proposed rules for massage parlors, tobacco dealers

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles is moving forward with its plans for massage parlor licensing and making tobacco retailers more accountable.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 7:52 am
  • Visitation, funeral service today for former Kane County state’s attorney

    The visitation and funeral for a former Kane County State’s Attorney who died Oct. 17 will be today, according to his obituary.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 8:16 pm
  • McConnaughay: School funding bill a ‘real threat’

    State Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno doesn’t deny there is a problem with the way schools in Illinois are funded.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 7:51 am
  • Batavia officials, aldermen upset with condition of Siemens' site

    BATAVIA – Batavia city officials and aldermen are upset with the condition of the former Siemens factory site at Van Nortwick Avenue and McKee Street.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 8:02 pm
  • Kane County coroner plans to reopen morgue by Jan. 1

    GENEVA – In an effort to meet a Jan. 1 deadline to reopen the morgue, Kane County leaders are expediting the purchase of a freezer and refrigerator.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:50 pm
  • Kane County to renew contract with Blue Cross Blue Shield

    GENEVA – Despite considering another insurance provider, Kane County will remain with Blue Cross Blue Shield, pending County Board approval next month ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Oberweis, Durbin set for debate tonight

    Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Republican challenger Jim Oberweis are set for a debate at 7 o'clock tonight. It will be streamed live at www.abc ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 8:09 am
  • New Animal Control executive impresses county leaders

    GENEVA – Kane County’s newest Animal Control leader only has been on the job since September, but Kane County Board members said Tuesday he already ha ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Batavia aldermen asking for extension of downtown TIF district

    BATAVIA – City aldermen are asking the state legislature for an extension of its downtown tax increment financing District 3.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 8:29 pm
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