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  • State senator McConnaughay part of Back to School Day at Cougars game

    McConnaughay part of Back to School festivitiesGENEVA – State Sen. Karen McConnaughay, R-St. Charles ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 6:30 pm
  • Q&A with Tyler Davis: Soccer to football switch a success story for Davis

    Tyler Davis pulled a Tim Tebow well before Tebow himself.Tebow, the former University of Florida qua ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 6:49 pm
  • Quill the Umpire: Bad call using lazy umpires

    Go ahead and try to name one guy who looks good in jorts. You can’t.I saw one rube umpiring baseball ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • Liver donor Holly Schlesser set for Chicago Triathlon debut

    ST. CHARLES – When Holly Schlesser competes in the Chicago Triathlon on Aug. 28, it won’t be the most difficult thing she has ever done.
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • High school boys and girls golf: Golfers start quests for state tournament berths

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School’s boys golf team has high expectations for the 2016 season – and rightly so.  
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 9:46 am
  • Memoir a labor of love for St. Charles resident Kent Payne

    ST. CHARLES – When it comes to basketball, Kent Payne knows more about the sport than most people will ever forget.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:06 pm
  • Maple Park bike ride to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

    Batavia resident travels to Las Vegas for ArenacrossNine-year-old Batavia resident Preston Zollers r ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 3:27 pm
  • Quill the Umpire: Plenty of new experiences in same old game of baseball

    As an umpire, I’ve never looked to do anything spectacular on the field. I don’t need anyone to notice me. I just want to do my job to the best of my ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 3:09 pm
  • Kane County Cougars host families key part of organization

    When Zach Nehrir landed in July at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, one of the first things he did was send a text message to Dick and Sue Wau ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • Steichen family of St. Charles sees Operation Warrior Wishes charity grow from humble start

    ST. CHARLES – It started as a bucket list item for Craig Steichen and Matt Steichen. It has turned ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 3:27 pm
  • Football Practice, Day two: 8 photos

    Practice continues for area football teams. ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 2:08 pm
  • High school football teams officially prepping for 2016 kickoff

    Summer is still in full swing, but before long the nights will get cooler, the leaves will start changing color, and high school football teams will s ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • First day of football: 10 photos

    The high school football season officially started Aug. 8. ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • Quill the Umpire: Longtime ump Krieghbaum views changes from behind the dish

    Muhammad Ali once said, “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.”Delmar K ...
    Aug. 5, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Sports Neighbors: Maple Park bike ride to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

    Registration open for memorial scholarship runST. CHARLES – The Cameron Pepera Memorial Scholarship ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 4:53 pm