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  • Former Kane County auditor enjoys skydiving adventure at 89

    At the age of 89, former Kane County auditor Gerald Morrow is still full of energy.“I don’t want to ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 9:15 pm
  • GENEVA – Elis Giannini looked up sadly from his lawn chair and stared in the direction of State Street. He said Geneva used to be full of ma-and-pa sh ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 9:14 pm
  • Kane County works to reduce $2M budget gap

    GENEVA – With Kane County needing to close a $2 million gap in next year's proposed general fund, Executive Finance Director Joe Onzick expects to see ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • State’s attorney seeks funds for 2 new employees

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Kane County State's Attorney Joe McMahon hopes next year to increase his office's staffing levels by two, even as county leader ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Protecting your identity

    When it comes to identity theft, Kane County Undersheriff Pat Gengler said thieves have 100,000 potential targets just in his agency's jurisdiction al ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Geneva refinances electric bonds to save nearly $90K

    GENEVA – In a split vote Monday, aldermen approved an ordinance to issue $2 million to refinance an electrical system alternate bond issue from 2007.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Geneva woman fights through cancer, savors wedding day

    GENEVA – Michelle Gillespie stood in the bright sunshine of a warm August afternoon. Her white wedding dress glittered as she exchanged vows with her ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • 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 - 11:32 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 - 11:30 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 - 11:24 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office police reports

    • A credit card belonging to a resident of the 34W400 block of Roosevelt Avenue, St. Charles, was used to make seven unauthorized purchases totaling $ ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Mill Creek home burglarized

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – A resident near the Mill Creek Golf Club returned home last week to find her home had been burglarized, according to a Kane Coun ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Geneva host family stays in touch with Danish student for years

    GENEVA – Bob and Sandi Boelke did not realize when they hosted Denmark foreign exchange student Frederik Liberti in 1996 that their relationship wit ...
    July 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Construction of third parking deck tier to begin in Geneva

    GENEVA – While the Third Street commuter parking deck will be closed for about six months during construction of a third tier, the city will provide f ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Kane County government needs $2 million in cuts

    GENEVA – Kane County has a $2 million problem.Wednesday, Executive Finance Director Joe Onzick told ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:34 pm
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