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  • Former St. Charles man convicted of sexual assault of a child in his family

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A former St. Charles man faces a long prison sentence after he was convicted Tuesday of sexually assaulting a child in his fami ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Sugar Grove police reports

    • A resident of the 100 block of West Street, Sugar Grove, reported Saturday, Aug. 23, that eight cans of beer were stolen from a refrigerator in his ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Amy B. Paprocki, 54, of the 300 block of South Sleight Street, Naperville, was charged Tuesday, Sept. 16, with driving under the influence.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Park district programs provide valuable resources for area troops

    Is your child a Daisy or a Wolf? A Brownie or a Bear? Notice the use of initial capital letters. We’re not talking about personality traits or favorit ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Pop star Niykee Heaton stops in Geneva

    GENEVA – Hometown girl Niykee Heaton, 19, arrived from the airport Wednesday to a cheering crowd of about 30 fans and well-wishers in front of the old ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 6:32 am
  • St. Charles man pleads not guilty in extortion scheme

    A St. Charles man charged with conspiracy to commit extortion and three counts of attempted extortion had his case severed from four co-defendants for ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Batavia School Board moves ahead with building lease with former board president

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members on Tuesday moved ahead to lease a building owned by a former Batavia School Board president for the district’s ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • St. Charles Township yard in compliance; ticket to be dismissed

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles Township homeowner cited this month with having an overgrown residential yard is now in compliance, Kane County o ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:46 pm
  • Two synthetic turf fields set to be part of Batavia School District 101 referendum

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members on Tuesday decided the district will ask for two synthetic turf fields at Batavia High School as part of a $15 ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 7:54 am
  • Judge rules against extra payout in District 303 mold case

    ST. CHARLES – A Cook County judge this month ruled St. Charles School District 303 does not have to pay an additional $374,000 in a lawsuit tied to th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • Batavia aldermen ask for investigation from Attorney General Madigan into electric project

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Joint Committee of the Whole meeting unanimously recommended the city should ask Attorney General Lisa Madigan to inve ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • Higher user fees to help county balance budget

    GENEVA – Kane County officials have found a way to close the anticipated 2015 budget gap, but part of the solution will cost users of certain services ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:09 pm
  • Zombie family fun run set in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles' zombie family fun run and walk is set for 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, along the trails of Primrose Farm, 5N726 Crane Road, S ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 6:58 pm
  • Man behind DeKalb police video faces criminal charges

    DeKALB – The man behind the widely viewed video of a police officer losing his temper at a police safety checkpoint last weekend is 27-year-old DeKalb ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:59 pm
  • Geneva man pleads not guilty in murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP - A Geneva man indicted on two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his wife was arraigned on Wednesday.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 5:00 pm
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