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  • Centegra breast cancer experts stress importance of annual mammograms

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A message about breast cancer prevention from Centegra Health System’s director of medical imaging was simple and to the point.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • 64th Illinois House District candidates differ on taxes, budget

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Republican state Rep. Barbara Wheeler and Democratic challenger Joel Mains are split along party lines when it comes to allowing the 67 ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Former sheriff's sergeant's sexual assault victim seeks help

    WOODSTOCK – Teresa Calabrese is ready to talk.Her son was sexually assaulted by former McHenry Count ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Hogfan’s 6th fundraiser to raise money for leukemia research

    In the years since her son died of leukemia, a blood cancer, the charity established in his honor, Friends of Jason Gould, raised more than $100,000 f ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Kaneland teachers get 3.99 percent raise

    SUGAR GROVE – Teachers in Kaneland School District 302 will receive a salary increase for the 2014-15 school year. Officials from the Kaneland Educati ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Colleges works to attract students to science, tech fields

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College freshman Trevor Bandauski talked with officials from several universities Tuesday to see how he could join a four-year ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Chief Justice Rita Garman tells her story at Joliet Rotary Club

    JOLIET – Rita B. Garman was traveling through Will County on Christmas Eve more than 40 years ago when she heard WGN radio announce that “a woman” had ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Batavia man faces 12 charges in St. Charles traffic incident

    ST. CHARLES – A Batavia man racked up 12 charges – including five felonies – from a drive through St. Charles early Friday that ended with him spinnin ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Motorist leads sheriff’s deputy on chase through Batavia

    BATAVIA – A reckless driver with possible ties to a crime in Geneva eluded county police during an incident last week, according to a Kane County Sher ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • County to keep property tax levy flat for 3rd year

    GENEVA – Kane County won't collect any more property taxes in 2015 than it did this year.In a report ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Police briefs

    Man charged with child endangermentJOLIET – A man was arrested Saturday at the Joliet Wal-Mart on a ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Fugitive facing Mexican murder charges was living in Joliet

    CHICAGO – A fugitive facing murder charges in Mexico was found living in Joliet before being deported last week, according to authorities.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Retired St. Charles teacher celebrates 100th birthday

    ST. CHARLES – Fran Gustafson’s friends and family know how to throw a 100th birthday party – or four of them, to be exact.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Miner trial verdict to be handed out Oct. 8

    JOLIET – A judge will decide Joshua Miner’s fate Oct. 8 after closing arguments were made Tuesday in his murder trial.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • No famine, but food budgets can be overwhelming for some in Will, Grundy counties

    JOLIET – Food can be so expensive for Yolanda Rent and her children that she sometimes has to choose between paying bills or paying for food.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:42 pm
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