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  • Burdened by decades of files, Kane County Public Defender’s Office works toward digitization

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – In a public defender's office that handles thousands of cases each year, paperwork is bound to pile up.
    June 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kane County morgue mold deemed 'common'

    GENEVA – The black mold that prompted Kane County Coroner Rob Russell to close the morgue this month is not toxic, officials said Wednesday.
    June 25, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Public hearing held on Kane County’s electric aggregation plan

    GENEVA – Only one member of the public spoke Tuesday during Kane County's first public hearing on a facet of its new electric aggregation program.
    June 24, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • County Board sees vision for Route 38 campus

    GENEVA – Through 3-D imaging and physical models, the Kane County Board on Tuesday saw the long-term vision for the judicial center campus at Route 38 ...
    June 24, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Batavia School District 101 rejects bid for track improvements

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members Tuesday rejected a $184,517 bid to replace the track surface at Batavia High School.
    June 25, 2014 - 7:25 am
  • Kane County seeks market price for Sixth Street property in Geneva

    GENEVA – Geneva Library and Kane County officials are working on the potential sale of the Sixth Street School property to see what offers would come ...
    June 23, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Andersson to resign from Geneva Library Board

    GENEVA – Geneva Library Board member Steve Andersson said he will resign his position this week to pursue his campaign for state representative in the ...
    June 23, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Batavia hears from property owners about vision for West Town area

    BATAVIA – For 30 years, Ollie's Garage has been part of the neighborhood surrounding the business at 709 Main St.
    June 24, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • Geneva residents seek aid in dealing with aggressive coyotes

    GENEVA – Residents of Fisher Farms and Westhaven subdivision of Geneva pleaded with aldermen Monday to do something about aggressive coyotes in their ...
    June 24, 2014 - 8:08 am
  • St. Charles looks for cost savings in municipal parking lot project

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles city officials said they will explore ways to bring down the cost of its municipal parking lot reconstruction project.
    June 24, 2014 - 8:09 am
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