Local News

  • Letter carriers aim to Stamp Out Hunger

    Letter carriers aren't asking people to do much on May 10 – only to help Stamp Out Hunger. Since 19 ...
    April 20, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • Elburn apartment building evacuated for stove fire

    ELBURN – A three-story apartment building for seniors was evacuated Sunday in Elburn after a kitchen fire activated an automatic fire alarm, an offici ...
    April 20, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • Geneva woman dies in Plato Township motorcycle crash

    PLATO TOWNSHIP – A 54-year-old Geneva woman died Saturday when the motorcycle she was driving went off the road and struck a guardrail on eastbound Ro ...
    April 19, 2014 - 8:18 pm
  • Man drowns after kayak falls from Geneva dam

    A 26-year-old man died on Saturday after getting caught in the boil at the Geneva dam, Geneva Fire Lt. Todd Loomis said.
    April 20, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • Face Time with Linda Ivnik

    Darien resident Linda Ivnik, 57, was on her way in to Geneva’s 60 Men Who Cook fundraiser in St. Charles when she answered nine questions for the Kane ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • North Aurora resident giving back through volunteer efforts

    GENEVA – For 23-year-old North Aurora resident Michelle Meifert, giving back is second nature.Since ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Geneva resident with Down syndrome honored for volunteer efforts

    GENEVA – Despite the challenges that having Down syndrome poses, 25-year-old Evan Clark of Geneva loves volunteering.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Former alderman gets warning in crash

    GENEVA – Former 3rd Ward Alderman Ray Pawlak received a written warning notice for failure to yield in an intersection after a crash, police reports s ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Man gets jail time, probation for St. Charles struggle

    A Zion man who wielded a knife during a February struggle between two St. Charles sisters must go to jail, according to Kane County court records.
    April 19, 2014 - 8:34 am
  • Batavia man pleads guilty to theft, gets prison time

    A Batavia man who pleaded guilty to theft this month must serve 30 months in the Department of Corrections, according to Kane County court records.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Probation for Geneva man possessing pot

    A Geneva man caught with 69 marijuana plants on his property last year has pleaded guilty, according to Kane County court records.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Tires on multiple cars in Geneva reported slashed

    GENEVA – Five cars had tires slashed and a sixth had its driver’s seat slashed on April 10, according to police reports.
    April 19, 2014 - 8:31 am
  • Council to vote on firm’s 1st floor presence

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles City Council on Monday will consider a resolution denying a business a first-floor space downtown.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Boy’s wish comes true in Belize

    ST. CHARLES – A 12-year-old St. Charles boy saw Mayan ruins up close in Belize this year, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • St. Charles names pick for new public works director

    ST. CHARLES – Peter Suhr – the city employee who has served as interim public works director for the last nine months – likely has the job permanently ...
    April 18, 2014 - 4:54 pm