Kane Co. Chronicle
Burd, Wheeler competing for 50th District seat
Property taxes and job creation are two of the top issues in the race for who will succeed retiring state legislator Kay Hatcher in the Illinois House of Representatives.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Kendal County Sheriff Blotter
There are no suspects at this time. July 25 Ulugbek Yusupov, 21 of Pontiac Court, Aurora, and a 17-year-old juvenile were arrested while street racing just after midnight Friday, police said.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Fox Valley Park District board to be elected, not appointed
By 2017, the decision of who gets to be a Fox Valley Park District commissioner will be in the hands of voters, not county board chairmen.
Do You Know This Man?
The male is being sought for questioning in connection with a recent theft. The male pictured was at the Dollar General Store, located at 73 Boulder Hill Pass in Montgomery on June 21 at 8:35pm.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Kendall County Special Ed Co-Op Helped This Student Immensely
OPINION By Rebecca Shinault Kendall County Special Ed Co-Op Graduate I graduated from Oswego East in 2007, but before I had the pleasure of attending an Oswego school I was a student of District 131.
Montgomery Police Blotter
From Montgomery Police July 15 Cory Preston, 28, of the 3000 block of Iron Leige Lane, Montgomery, was arrested on a warrant out of Aurora for driving while license suspended.
Veteran Oswego Police officer to lead department
A veteran Oswego Police officer will serve as the department's new chief beginning this fall.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Local Jobs: Senior Star Job Fair; Panera, Kendall Sheriff's Office Now Hiring
Welcome to Job Central, our weekly column listing local job advertisements and descriptions.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Morris Daily Herald
Public pushes Grundy to wait for ICC decision
MORRIS – It may be a while before the Grundy County Board reaches a decision regarding the Rock Island Clean Line converter station project.
County Compensation: What do elected board members make?
By the numbers DuPage County Population: 920,000 Size of County Board: 18 Board Chairman Base Salary: $126,250 Board Member Base Salary: $50,000 Forest Preserve Commissioner Base Salary: $53,500 Forest Preserve President Salary: $114,500 Kane County Population: 520,000 Size of County Board: 24 Board Chairman Base Salary: $105,328 Board Member Base ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Crews Free Man Trapped in Grain Bin [UPDATED]
Crews spent a little over five hours freeing a Grainco employee from a corn silo Wednesday, the Bristol-Kendall Fire Department said Thursday morning.
Letter: Time to Connect the Dots in Oswego School District
The time has come to connect some dots at Oswego 308 School District. This actually starts with the last time boundary lines were redrawn in this district.
Kendall County Fair Starts July 31
Kendall County Sheriff's police are reminding residents to be prepared for heavy traffic and road closings during the Kendall County Fair, which begins July 31 and ends Aug. 3. Starting at 6 a.m. July 31 until 7 p.m. Aug. 3, Highpoint Road in Kendall Township between Illinois State Route 71 and Legion Road, will have a temporary traffic flow change ... (more)
Police Blotter: Teen Charged with DUI, Unlawful Use of a Weapon
July 17 Two 17-year-old boys were arrested and charged with possession of cannabis at St. Anne Parish, 551 Boulder Hill Pass, Oswego police said.
Man Sought in Montgomery Burglary
Kendall County Sheriff's police are asking for the public's help locating a 19-year-old Montgomery man wanted in connection with a May 14 burglary, police said Thursday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Veteran Oswego Officer Chosen as Baird's Successor
The Oswego Village Board on Tuesday night voted unanimously to name Capt. Jeff Burgner the new Oswego police chief.
Police: 2 men now in custody after being on lam
Two men who have been on the run since charges came down in late June for several members of an Aurora street gang are now in custody.
My FOX Chicago
Man trapped in grain auger in Kendall County
Emergency crews are trying to free man whose leg was caught in a grain auger Wednesday afternoon in rural Kendall County.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Police Blotter: Attempted Burglary, Stolen Lumber
July 14 Residents in the 0-100 block of Guilford Road in Oswego Township reported an attempted burglary, according to Kendall County Sheriff's police.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Report shows fewer out of work here
Kendall County's unemployment rate in May was down over two percentage points from last year, according to the latest report from the Illinois Department of Employment Security and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.