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Kane County Moving To Slash Sheriff’s Budget

The Kane County Board Finance Committee has voted to cut the sheriff’s budget by $225,000, just a part of the amount that will be cut if the sheriff doesn’t straighten out an inmate housing situation involving the federal government.


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Bomb Threats Shut Down Three Kane County Courthouses

A series of bomb threats have forced the evacuation of three Kane County courthouses.


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Kane County Officer Kills Man Who Pointed Gun At Cops

A west suburban man died Monday after being shot by a Kane County Sheriff’s sergeant when he pointed a gun at deputies, authorities said.


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Texas Woman Gets 20 Years For Herion Trafficking In Kane County

A Texas woman who pleaded guilty to trafficking a large amount of heroin for a Mexican cartel was sentenced to 20 years in prison Wednesday.


Investigators inspect the wreckage of a small plane after an accident that killed 69-year-old pilot Frank Kehoe. (CBS)

Pilot, 69, Dies In Plane Crash Near Elgin

Frank Kehoe, a northwest suburban resident, died when his single-engine experimental plane crashed near the Olson Airport.

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Cops: Man Held Family At Gunpoint

A 53-year-old man is being held on $500,000 bond after allegedly holding his family at gunpoint before surrendering to police.