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  • Trial date canceled for woman charged in Batavia murder

    A jury trial date has been stricken in the case of a woman charged in a 2012 stabbing death at the Batavia Apartments complex.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:15 pm
  • Money returned to man who dropped $100 bill at Batavia Shell gas station

    BATAVIA – Batavia police officers no longer are looking for the man who picked up a $100 bill off the floor of the Shell gas station at 164 S. Randall ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:13 pm
  • Campton Hills police report

    • Nicholas Stephen Floro, 23, of the 4N000 block of LaFox Road, Campton Hills, was charged Tuesday, Nov. 18, with simple assault and battery.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A resident in the 6N900 block of Riverside Drive, St. Charles Township, on Monday, Nov. 17, reported a BB gun damaged the home's windows.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Robert E. Patrick, 33, of the 5N900 block of Meadows Street, Maple Park, was charged Sunday, Nov. 16, with public drunkenness.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Family: Son accused of marijuana production gave cannabis oil to grandpa

    The father of a 44-year-old St. Charles Township man charged with manufacturing marijuana filed two orders of protection against him this year, accord ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:42 pm
  • Geneva murder trial pushed to February

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man charged with his wife's murder must now wait until after the new year for a trial.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 7:05 am
  • St. Charles man charged with resisting police after station scuffle

    ST. CHARLES – A 35-year-old St. Charles man is headed to court after an incident Tuesday morning at the St. Charles Police Department, according to a ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Geneva man sent to prison for child pornography, sexual assault

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A 23-year-old Geneva man is being sent to prison for recording himself in the act of sexually assaulting a child he knew, accor ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • Police seize 463 marijuana plants from St. Charles Township home

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles Township man faces felony charges after authorities this week found a “large-scale indoor cannabis grow operation ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Someone put graffiti on a building at 204 S. Water St. owned by Batavia Enterprises, it was reported to police Tuesday, Nov. 11.
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Batavia man charged with child pornography possession

    BATAVIA – A 39-year-old Batavia man faces 10 felony counts of possessing child pornography, Batavia police announced today in a news release.
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 7:57 am
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Lisa C. Holmes-Toguem, 47, of the 500 block of North May Street, Aurora, was arrested Friday, Nov. 7, on a 2013 St. Charles warrant carrying charges ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office reports

    • A residential window in the 3N600 block of Arbor Creek Road, Campton Hills, was reported damaged Friday, Nov. 7. It was apparently damaged by a BB g ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Police: Woman rescues kitten from storage unit, ex-boyfriend ticketed

    ST. CHARLES – A 58-year-old man was ticketed with animal cruelty last week after he locked his ex-girlfriend’s kitten in a container in a storage unit ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 8:44 pm
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