| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:26 PM
A 20-year-old woman supposedly headed to Illinois State University from her Kane County home was last seen at Millennium Park in Chicago but now is reported missing.
Tanner Conroyd left her house on Route 31 in unincorporated Kane County near St. Charles...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:55 AM
The 20-year-old St. Charles-area woman reported missing Sunday was found safe late this morning at a Chicago-area hospital, according to Kane County Sheriff’s police.
Tanner Conroyd left around noon Sunday from her father’s home on Route 31...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:04 PM
A woman who sparked a chain-reaction crash that killed a St. Charles couple and injured a dozen motorcyclists had her prison sentence reduced by a year today.
But the judge who trimmed Alia Bernard’s prison sentence from 7 years to 6 rejected her...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 2:18 PM
Sold on a promise of cheap, clean electricity, dozens of communities in Illinois and eight other Midwest states instead are facing more expensive utility bills after bankrolling a new coal-fired power plant that will be one of the nation's largest sources...
| May 27, 2010
On a cold, gray February morning, Cheryl Miller sat on a bus cradling the gym bag that held the box with her son's ashes.
For five months, the ashes had sat in the embalming room of a Chicago Heights funeral home because Miller could not pay off the bill...
| May 25, 2010
| 7:07 PM
Sometime before 3:09 a.m. on Sept. 1, 2009, Jamal Miller began to tear the bedsheet in his room at the Illinois Youth Center in St. Charles.
The stocky 16-year-old tied the sheet to a sock and tied the sock around the metal bar at the top of his bunk...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 12:42 PM
Mom's scrapbook includes (or will include) a photo of you with your first car, for good reason. It is a badge of your independence, financially and figuratively. Acquiring your first wheels, though, is a road pocked with potholes. So, before you allow...
| Nov 9, 2007
| 7:00 PM
An ice pack may have felt good to Mother McAuley senior Carli Weiler, but a victory was even sweeter on Friday.
The Mighty Mac libero was happy to overlook her aching knee as the Mighty Macs advanced to the Class 4A state championship game after a 25-23,...
| Feb 5, 2008
On behalf of John McCain, Tom Kuypers does his best.
Addressing three dozen of his fellow members of the Pachyderm Club, a Republican organization that met Friday in the back room of a Golden Corral restaurant here, Kuypers, 69, talked movingly about...
| May 29, 2009
| 7:12 AM
| May 25, 2008
Q: Any advice or information on non-traditional methods to buy a new vehicle to save some money rather than just going to a dealer? How about buying on eBay or buying in Wisconsin rather than Illinois?
A: You could win a car on "The...
| Jul 3, 2008
| 12:26 PM