| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:31 AM
A male pedestrian was struck and killed by a Metra train on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe line in Naperville Friday evening, officials said.
The accident happened at 6:30 p.m. at Colombia Street, just east of the the Naperville station, said...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 7:21 PM
A senior couple who both suffer from dementia went shopping near Geneva today, and the man returned home without remembering where he left his wife, the Kane County sheriff's office said while asking for the public's help in finding her.
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:31 PM
One of three Aurora siblings who admitted to criminally neglecting their elderly mother was sentenced to three years in prison Thursday by a Kane County judge who called the woman’s deteriorated condition “horrific and disturbing.”...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 11:09 AM
As family members of Abigail Villalpando looked on Thursday, the man accused of her murder had his first court hearing since he was ordered held in lieu of $5 million bail.
Juan Garnica, 18, told Kane County Judge James Hallock that his family is...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Nine Aurora residents have been charged with federal drug charges as part of an investigation that also focused on illegal weapons trafficking in Kane County, officials said today.
Another 10 individuals also face state drug or weapons charges in Kane...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:47 AM
When an Aurora man set off a metal detector while entering a Kane County courthouse, a deputy asked him to empty his pockets before making another pass through the screening device.
And out of one pocket he pulled a small plastic bag of what police...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 5:21 PM
PEORIA — The game that made Illinois high school basketball history 16 years ago was "a toss-up" in Sergio McClain's estimation.
The crowd of 11,700 at the Peoria Civic Center was in suspense until the final seconds about whether the 1997 Class AA...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 11:41 AM
An Aurora man who had sexual contact with an underage girl has been sentenced to eight years in prison, Kane County prosecutors said today.
Jose M. Ruiz-Ramirez, 33, of the 300 block of North Ohio Street, pleaded guilty last week to one count of criminal...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Aurora police have charged a man with the sexual assault of a woman he met on a dating wesbite and are looking for possible additional victims.
Derrick D. Chaney, 37, of the 3300 block of Allspice Court, Aurora, was arrested Friday and charged with three...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:14 PM
Update: Friday afternoon Aurora police said Lewis Clark has been located and is safely back with his family. No other details would be released.
A 79-year-old Aurora man with dementia is missing from his home and might be driving his Honda, police said...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:05 PM
An Aurora woman was sentenced to seven years in prison Thursday for causing a head-on collision that killed a Marengo man in 2009.
Linda L. Knotts, 48, pleaded guilty in Kane County court to one count of aggravated DUI for the March 20, 2009 crash...