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  • Geneva's Viking war ship on display

    GENEVA – Geneva's replicated Viking war ship will be open for guided and self-guided tours from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16, at Good Templar Park ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Garden of ideas open house set in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The Kane County Master Gardeners’ Idea Garden, will be open to the public from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, located at the corner of Pe ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:18 pm
  • Motorcyclists hurt in Hampshire Township crash

    HAMPSHIRE TOWNSHIP – Alcohol appears to have played a role in a motorcycle accident Friday that resulted in potentially life-threatening injuries for ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 3:24 pm
  • North Aurora police investigating incident of public indecency

    NORTH AURORA – The North Aurora Police Department is investigating an incident of public indecency and disorderly conduct.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Local farmers see less money for high yield of corn, soybeans

    A delayed spring season has not stopped Joe White’s corn crop so far this year. The corn he planted ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 6:58 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Two juveniles were charged Monday, July 28, with retail theft from Kohl’s, 251 N. Randall Road. • ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • District 303 School Board rejects settlement offer in Davis Richmond suit

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles School District 303 Board on Thursday took its first public vote on a settlement involving the Davis Richmond school lit ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Attorney for woman charged with murder seeking to suppress evidence

    The defense attorney for a woman charged in a stabbing death at the Batavia Apartments complex in 2012 argued in court on Thursday that her client did ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Surgeon sues St. Charles chiropractor alleging defamation

    ST. CHARLES – A Bartlett orthopedic surgeon is suing a St. Charles chiropractor and his practice, alleging the chiropractor defamed him by calling him ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Local groups to perform Friday in Batavia

    BATAVIA - On Friday, local bands CattleProd! (featuring Greg  Boerner) and Noah’s Arcade (featuring Noah Gabriel) will duke it out in a battle of rock ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Fox Valley Park District Board to be elected

    Fox Valley Park District Board members will now be elected, rather than appointed, as the result of a bill sponsored by state Sen. Karen McConnaughay, ...
    July 31, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Motorist pulled over in St. Charles, tells officer to wait, police say

    ST. CHARLES – A 22-year-old man stopped for speeding in St. Charles apparently didn’t have time for the police.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 6:59 am
  • Mill Creek home burglarized

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – A resident near the Mill Creek Golf Club returned home last week to find her home had been burglarized, according to a Kane Coun ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • Learning the culture

    Geneva resident Abbey Lotterer, 14, laughs alongside Marc Gabriel, 13. Gabriel is an exchange student from Strasbourg, France, and was hosted by the L ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Attorney for woman charged with murder seeking to suppress evidence

    The defense attorney for a woman charged in a stabbing death at the Batavia Apartments complex in 2012 argued in court on Thursday that her client did ...
    July 31, 2014 - 6:49 pm
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