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  • Ex-owner of traveling zoo sued in case involving horses

    By BRENDA SCHORY - bschory@shawmedia.comST. CHARLES – The former owner of a petting zoo, who previou ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • North Aurora resident charged with identity theft

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora man has been charged with identity theft in North Aurora and Sugar Grove.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Someone on Wednesday, Sept. 17, painted graffiti on the side of a Batavia Park District bridge in the 800 block of Cleveland Avenue.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • King facing murder charges in death of wife

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Shadwick King was indicted this week by a Kane County grand jury on two felony counts of murder in the death of his wife.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • James Craig Klingbiel, 58, of the 800 block of Wildrose Springs Drive, St. Charles, was arrested Tuesday, Sept. 16, on a warrant.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A resident of the 39W100 block of Wyngate Court, Campton Hills, reported Friday, Sept. 12, that four unauthorized purchases totaling $573.22 were ch ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Thomas E. Eakins, 34, of the 200 block of South Fourth Street, St. Charles, was charged, Friday, Sept. 12, with driving under the influence, driving ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • St. Charles police provide tips on identify theft protection

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department this week shared tips on how residents can prevent becoming victims of identity theft.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 8:03 pm
  • Suspicious incident unfounded, says N. Aurora police

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora police officers are no longer investigating a suspicious incident that was reported to police Tuesday afternoon.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Two more plead guilty in Kane County pot bust

    Two of the five people charged in 2012 in the trafficking of nearly 600 pounds of marijuana from Arizona to Illinois have pleaded guilty.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 7:04 am
  • Crime mugs for September 2014

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innoce ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 7:03 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A cellphone was reported stolen Thursday, Sept. 4, from a courtroom at the Kane County Judicial Center, 37W777 Route 38, St. Charles Township.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • Omar A. Talabani, 31, of the 4N900 block of West Mary Drive, Campton Hills, was charged Saturday, Sept. 13, with domestic battery.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • Elburn police reports

    • The front windshield of a 2006 Jeep was reported damaged Monday, Sept. 1, in the 800 block of Ridge Drive, Elburn.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Police: St. Charles Township man flees from cops at 99 mph

    A St. Charles Township man is expected in court Thursday on charges stemming from a traffic incident, in which he fled from police at almost 100 mph, ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:45 pm
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