| Mar 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Oakes, N.D.: Benjamin Ben Scheffert, 92, of Oakes passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012, at the Good Samaritan Society in Oakes, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Benjamin William was born Jan. 14, 1920, in Ludden, N.D., to William and...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Police arrested almost two dozen suspected drunken drivers during the most recent “no-refusal” DUI enforcement action in Kane County, State’s Attorney Joe McMahon said today.
Eleven police agencies in the county, along with Illinois...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:03 PM
An Indonesian man visiting Kane County from Australia is charged with sexually assaulting a woman at a St. Charles conference center, police said Thursday.
Jefry Sutjito, 24, of Melbourne, faces two counts of criminal sexual assault and single counts...
| 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 29, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Friday, Sept. 7
During Festival of the Vine, get acquainted with Geneva's shops, eateries and services. Stop in to check out special in-store/restaurant events and activities.
*Hours vary throughout the festival.
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Anderson...
| Sep 13, 2012
The Elmhurst City Council has given the green light to establishing the city's fourth tax-increment-financing district on North York Street.
The council approved the district in an 11-1 vote Sept. 4. The district will extend along a narrow corridor on...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Summer Family Fun in Chicago
Young Eagles Program – Free Airplane Rides for Kids
Young Eagles is a FREE program offered by the EAA (the Experimental Aircraft Association is a community of enthusiasts who fly, build and restore recreational...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 6:38 PM
A Batavia man who held up two restaurants and a motel, and was tied to the robberies following his arrest for an Elgin bank robbery, was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison.
Douglas E. Kelley, 27, of the 1100 block of Lorlyn Circle, pleaded guilty...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A St. Charles woman who did not intercede as her boyfriend savagely beat her daughter was sentenced to eight years in prison today by a judge who said he found her lack of action unfathomable.
Cathleen Koch’s failure to act in a St. Charles motel...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 8:56 AM
The Illinois Department of Transportation will hold a series of public meetings in the Chicago area over the first two weeks of October to discuss the agency's future state transportation plans.
The informal meetings, which will include the opportunity...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:10 PM
A woman who set off a chain-reaction accident that killed a motorcycle-riding St. Charles couple and injured other bikers was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison.
Alia Bernard, 27, turned to tell her parents and fiancé that she loved them before...