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  • Bill banning cruel horse practice stalls

    GENEVA – An effort by horse advocates to pass a bill that does more to stop the cruel practice of “soring” Tennessee Walking horses and two other bree ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Stephen M.O. Rodenkirch, 19, of the 700 block of Lancaster Lane, Geneva, and Tyler J. D. Olsen, 19, of the 100 block of Longford Drive, Elgin, were ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • STC police share summer crime prevention tips

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police hope some crime prevention tips can help continue to decrease the amount of burglaries reported in the city, accordin ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Geneva’s wood chipper damaged in car crash

    GENEVA – A driver was ticketed in a July 11 crash that damaged a wood chipper owned by the city of Geneva, recently released crash records show.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Lighthouse Academy opens new location in Elburn

    Luis Flores cuts the ribbon with his wife, Luisa, and daughter, Shannen Flores, at their newest Lighthouse Academy facility in Elburn as they are join ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • St. Charles EMA awarded accreditation

    ST. CHARLES – A division of the St. Charles Fire Department recently received an accreditation that only 22 other communities in Illinois have, accord ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • St. Charles historic building move set for late August

    ST. CHARLES – A historic building in downtown St. Charles will have a new home by the end of this summer, said Peter Suhr, public works director for S ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • 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 - 11:17 pm
  • 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
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