| 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...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Batavia police are describing the death of a man whose body was found today along a bike trial as “suspicious.”
The body was discovered by a citizen around 11:23 a.m. along the west bank of the Fox River.
The man, 46, was not breathing when...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:28 PM
An Aurora man who stabbed an elderly female hospital patient with a butter knife after hearing that his son had died was found not guilty of attempted murder by reason of insanity Friday in Kane County.
Darrell Franklin, 41, formerly of the 600 block of...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Kane County Coroner Charles West, whose trial on misconduct charges is pending, has undergone liver transplant surgery, his attorney said Wednesday in court.
West is awake, though not speaking, as he recovers at the University of Illinois Hospital in...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:24 PM
An Aurora man on parole was arrested Monday morning after he broke into a home in St. Charles, police said.
Aric A. Liberati, 35, of the 2300 block of Twilight Drive, was charged with felony residential burglary and misdemeanor criminal damage to...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:29 PM
A 32-year-old man who allegedly robbed a bank in unincorporated LaPorte County, Ind., led police on a pursuet that involved several police agencies from Indiana and Illinois and ended with the man being arrested in the garage of his Elburn home, according...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 5:24 AM
If you find money along I-94 in LaPorte County, don’t count it as your lucky day.
Friday’s afternoon armed robbery of LaPorte Savings Bank evolved into a two-state chase with the suspect, 32-year-old David Ziesel, being arrested in Illinois...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:20 PM
MICHIGAN CITY – Over the weekend, people hit the road. Their stop: Interstate 94, mile marker 19. LaPorte County Police said people were on a hot pursuit for cash, and lots of it.
“It was like something out of a movie scene,” said Chief...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:36 PM
For the second year in a row, the Village of Wilmette was highlighted for its transparency. It was one of 13 governmental agencies, along with …...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Deerfield officials recently completed an inventory of village-owned ash trees that will be presented to the village board in the coming months, village officials said. …...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Highland Park arborists will complete an inventory of its ash trees this spring to check for the emerald ash borer beetle, city officials said. These …...