• Cherry Tomatoes recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

    KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Health Department recently announced that Capital City Fruit, Inc. of Norwalk, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling cherry tomatoes shipped by Rio Queen Citrus Inc. on Nov. 10.

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  • MP teen killed in multi-car collision

    CAMPTON HILLS—A two-car collision in Campton Hills has claimed the life of a Maple Park teen.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • SG native stars in ‘found footage’ thriller

    SUGAR GROVE—When Sugar Grove native Summer Smith Bellessa and her husband, Kerry Bellessa, saw an AMBER Alert notice as they drove down an Arizona highway, they began debating what they would do if they actually saw the...

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Huntley Brown concert at First Baptist Church

    BIG ROCK—First Baptist Church will host a concert featuring pianist extraordinaire Huntley Brown on Sunday, Dec. 9, at the church, 201 Lincoln Ave., Big Rock.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Too much for Morris

    Lady Knights lay hurt on rival Redskins in NIB-12 tilt Kaneland—Lady Knights basketball doubled its pleasure on Friday evening in Grundy County.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Tylertown!

    Carlson's putback buzzer-beater gives KHS win No. 1 KANELAND—It was a case of right place, right time for Kaneland junior Tyler Carlson.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Knights power through

    Wrestlers slammed by Sycamore, split Saturday triangular KANELAND—Area teams know when they've been on a mat with the Sycamore Spartans—the KHS grapplers are no different.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Bowlers secure non-conference win

    Lady Knights solve Lisle, dropped by Dixon Kaneland—Kaneland bowling had a rougher start than they would have liked, but it no longer has to wonder where its first win will come from.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • KHS fall sports announce awards

    Kaneland—The Kaneland High School fall sports programs recently concluded their respective awards nights.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Knights Wrestling Club kicks off season

    The Knights Wrestling Club sent nine wrestlers to the Neuqua Valley Invitational on Saturday to open the club’s season.

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  • Guest editorial: Celebrating the First Amendment

    The hardest line to sing in the "Star-Spangled Banner" is also the most important.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Letter: Disagrees with Kaneland tax levy resolution

    Susan Ericson, director of tax extension for the Kane County Clerk Office, recently indicated that she and her staff employ almost the exact 4.3 percent formula, as stated by Dr. Julie-Ann Fuchs, Kaneland assistant superintendent for business,...

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Robert E. ‘Hambone’ Hamblen

    Robert E. “Hambone” Hamblen, 61, passed away peacefully on Nov. 19, 2012. He was born Feb. 2, 1951.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Zachary M. Bingham

    Zachary M. Bingham, 18, of Maple Park, died tragically in the early morning hours of Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012.

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  • Church news for Dec. 6

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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  • Waubonsee receives two New Look Awards

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College recently received two $1,600 New Look Awards from the Illinois Community College Board through the Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support.

    • Posted December 2, 2012
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  • AMBER Alert team celebrates 10-year anniversary

    SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois AMBER (America’s Missing Broadcast Emergency Response) Alert Task Force recently announced the 10-year anniversary of the first AMBER Alert broadcast in Illinois.

    • Posted December 2, 2012
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  • Fox Valley Career Center names Students of the Month for October 2012

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School students Adrik Provost (Electrician I), Jose Rivera (Auto Technology), Anne Salerno (Early Childhood II), Luke Farris (EMT), Danielle Wylie (Welding I), George Wilson (Fire Science II) and Zachary Martinelli (Early Childhood I) were recognized...

    • Posted December 1, 2012
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