• Oct. 14 police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted October 14, 2011
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  • Get involved during Fire Prevention Week

    SPRINGFIELD—The state fire marshall is urging families to take time to learn about important steps in fire safety during National Fire Prevention Week through this Saturday.

    • Posted October 14, 2011
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  • Aleburn’s finest …

    Matt Erion of Batavia won this year's Aleburn pumpkin race on Saturday at the Elburn American Legion Parking Lot. Aleburn is one of the newest events the Elburn Chamber has to offer.

    • Posted October 14, 2011
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  • Rep. Hatcher to co-host local EMS task force hearing

    FOX VALLEY—State Representative Kay Hatcher (R-Yorkville) is co-sponsoring a local hearing of the House Task Force on Emergency Medical Services Funding on Monday, Oct. 17, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Waubonsee Community College’s Sugar Grove Campus.

    • Posted October 14, 2011
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  • Harner graduates Purdue University

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.—Brad Harner of Elburn was one of 1,400 students who received a degree from Purdue University following summer classes.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Meredith Lee Mateja

    Daniel and Melonie Mateja of Montgomery announce the birth of their daughter, Meredith Lee, who was born Aug. 19, 2011.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Ezra Lee Reckinger

    Steven and Amanda Reckinger of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Ezra Lee, who was born Aug. 9, 2011, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Terry, Capes to wed

    Don and Mary Capes of Englewood, Fla., announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura, to Marlon Terry, son of Jack Terry of Roby, Texas, and Sharon Hale of Wichita Falls, Texas.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Reynolds celebrate 60th anniversary

    F. L. Toby Reynolds and Norma (Needham) Reynolds, currently of Sycamore and formerly of Maple Park, celebrated 60 years of marriage on Tuesday, Oct. 11, at the Maple Park Methodist Church, where they were married in 1951.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Dierschows celebrate 60 years of wedded bliss

    Gordon and Eleanor Dierschow of Elburn celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 6, 2011.

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  • Church News for Oct. 13

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

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Knights knock Foxes

    Buschbacher sees plenty of end-zone in 45-7 win over YHS KANELAND—One would have to wonder how the Knights gridiron collection would respond, a week after an emotionally satisfying comeback win at DeKalb, and it being the last regular...

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Guyton, Yonkovich see season end at Sectionals

    KANELAND—Playoff golf arrived with a vengeance, and had a KHS girls golfer with the last name of Guyton taking on all comers.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Anything but Normal

    The Kaneland Harter Middle School boys cross-country team qualified for the IESA Class 2A State meet to be held next Saturday, Oct. 15, at Maxwell Park in Normal, Ill.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • NIB-12 crown makes smashing time for KHS

    Napiorkowski, Jurcenko,Emmanouil take top honors ROCHELLE, Ill.—What better way to approach postseason play than a great showing at conference?

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Soccer stopped by two schools before NIB-12 win

    KANELAND—Kaneland soccer had five matches in nine days, and while the action was close in the second half, the Knights saw chances go the other way this last week.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Younger Lady Knights go west

    KANELAND—Under sunny skies in Sterling, Ill., a younger KHS girls cross-country lineup was trotted out to deal with the field spreading from Iowa City, Ia., to Schaumburg, Ill.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Knight boys XC takes to Sterling, Byron

    KANELAND—At Byron, Kaneland’s 31 points was tops for the meet, above Byron’s 62. Richmond-Burton’s 68-point total was good for third.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Lady Knights in midst of six-match skid

    KANELAND—For awhile, the Lady Knights volleyball contingent was stacking wins. Photo by Madeline Cole

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: I need your advice

    by State Sen. Chris Lauzen 25th District Sorry to have to ask, but I need your help. I voted "No" on SB1652, the Electrical Energy Infrastructure Improvement Program.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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