| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:32 PM
With a half-century of experience between them, the two candidates seeking the Republican nomination for Kane County sheriff should have no problems getting oriented should either eventually be elected to the county's top law enforcement post.
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:30 AM
WASHINGTON — Doug Truax, trailing in the Republican race for U.S. Senate, has spent his campaign into debt, his newest report showed, as he appealed today for contributions by citing front-runner Jim Oberweis’ decision to spend time in Florida...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:19 PM
WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis, back in Illinois after a controversial trip to Florida just days before the primary, said Friday that the visit was intended to support his marriage by keeping a commitment to celebrate his wife's...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Officials in the Tri-Cities are warning residents of possible flooding this week with rising temperatures melting massive amounts of snow combined with rainfall in the forecast.
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a flood watch in...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 9:48 AM
The four Republicans vying for the party nomination in the race to replace retiring state Rep. Kay Hatcher share similar positions on almost every issue, including their stated focus – improving Illinois' business climate and economic health....
| Jan 5, 2014
| 6:53 PM
A dangerous cold front was expected to bring the Chicago area to a crawl Monday, with a flurry of school closings, flight and train cancellations and calls for the public to avoid temperatures expected to drop to at least 10 below zero.
| Nov 5, 2012
| 1:42 PM
A veteran Kane County jurist has been elected chief judge of the 16th judicial circuit.
Judge Judith Brawka was unanimously elected last week to fill the unexpired term of Judge Robert Spence, who was named to an appellate court position, according to...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:35 PM
A Batavia man was fatally shot by Kane County Sheriff's Deputies after the man pointed a rifle at the officers this morning, officials said.
Police were called to the man's home after the 52-year-old man from unincorporated Batavia Township was making...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:39 PM
The man fatally shot Monday morning by a Kane County sheriff's deputy after he allegedly pointed a rifle at the officers has been officially identified.
According to a release from Kane County Coroner Rob Russell, the man is 52-year-old Luke Bulzak of...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Property owners in the Chicago area who have suffered through flooding in the past face the possibility for more of the same Thursday and Friday, as hard rains continue to pound saturated ground.
Additional rounds of heavy thunderstorms could dump...
| May 7, 2013
| 10:51 AM
A Sycamore man had heroin in his system when he caused a chain-reaction automobile crash in February that killed an 11-year-old boy, Kane County authorities said Tuesday.
State's Attorney Joe McMahon said aggravated DUI charges have been filed against...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Kane County Board Chairman Karen McConnaughay formally announced her plans today to run for the Illinois State Senate next year.
At a midday kickoff in West Dundee, McConnaughay said she will seek the Republican nomination for the 33rd District, a...