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  • West Nile virus detected in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A sample of mosquitoes collected in St. Charles has tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to Clarke, the city’s mosquito ab ...
    July 28, 2015 - 6:46 am
  • Geneva amends its weapons ordinance

    GENEVA – In a unanimous vote Monday, Geneva aldermen supported an amendment to the city ordinances governing weapons that makes it illegal to discharg ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Police, residents continue search for Campton Hills teen

    ST. CHARLES – Police departments and scores of residents Monday continued efforts to find a Campton Hills teen reported missing since Wednesday.
    July 28, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • Teen charged after crash in North Aurora on Sunday

    NORTH AURORA – A teen has been charged with stealing a pickup truck and causing a crash in North Aurora on Sunday that left a man with serious injurie ...
    July 28, 2015 - 6:47 am
  • Fermilab native habitat certified as Conservation@Work site

    BATAVIA – Last week, Fermilab became the latest campus to receive a Conservation@Work certification by The Conservation Foundation.
    July 27, 2015 - 4:17 pm
  • Fermilab in Batavia will host event with Dr. Jack Szostak and Alex Rich

    BATAVIA – An event, "The Origins of Cellular Life," is set for 8 p.m. Friday, July 31, at Fermilab, which is located at Kirk Road and Pine Street in B ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:39 pm
  • Races for the family are being held in Geneva

    GENEVA – The Fox River Trail Runners group will host the 18th annual Summer Sunset Races on Wednesday, July 29, at the Geneva High School Athletic Com ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • Nearly $600 raised for family of missing Campton Hills teen

    ST. CHARLES – An online fundraiser has been established to help the Campton Hills family whose teen daughter has been missing since Wednesday.
    July 27, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • Families tie ribbons to support missing Campton Hills teen

    Several families on Sunday covered St. Charles, Campton Hills and other areas with yellow and purple ribbons to show their support for missing teen Em ...
    July 28, 2015 - 4:09 pm
  • Police search stores, parks for missing Campton Hills teen

    An ongoing search Sunday afternoon for a missing Campton Hills teen yielded no results, according to police.
    July 26, 2015 - 7:28 pm
  • Chris Walk in Geneva: 5 photos

    Photo highlights from the Chris Walk Night Out Against Substance Abuse in Geneva. ...
    July 29, 2015 - 6:52 am
  • Chris Walk marks 8 years in fight against substance abuse

    GENEVA – Planning the substance abuse event named after her late son isn't necessarily easy for Vicki Foley.
    July 27, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Search continues for Campton Hills teen

    CAMPTON HILLS – The search for a Campton Hills girl continued Saturday, both by police and community members.
    July 25, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Face Time with Sarah Habeck

    St. Charles resident Sarah Habeck, 15, was at the Kane County Fair with her family when she answered 13 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Bren ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Blackberry Township man speaks out after airplane ordeal

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – What would become the worst day of Kevin Matthews’ life began at 4 a.m. March 23, when he left home in a snowstorm from the Mill ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:22 am