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Man Rescued From Grain Bin In Kendall County

Emergency crews freed a man whose leg got caught in a grain auger Wednesday afternoon in rural Kendall County.

07/17/2014

Downtown Chicago skyline. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Census Bureau: Chicago Area Population Grew Very Slightly In 2013

The Chicago metro area had a growth of only 0.2 percent in 2013, with the fastest growing counties being Kendall and DuPage; and Porter County in Indiana.

03/27/2014

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Suburban Mayors Back Same-Sex Marriage Legislation

The group is largely nonpartisan officials from Kane, DuPage, DeKalb and Kendall counties.

10/29/2013

Stormy clouds in Oswego. (Credit: Ron Westphal )

Kendall County Residents Say Tornado Siren Didn’t Go Off During Storm

A tornado warning bulletin for Kendall County came in from the National Weather Service at 5:15 p.m., but a siren at an Oswego subdivision was silent when the county activated the warning system.

06/13/2013

Workers pile up sandbags outside a Gurnee barbershop on Thursday. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)

Governor Declares 38 Counties Disaster Areas Due To Floods

The designation will help speed and expand access to state emergency resources and allow the governor to pursue federal relief and support, a statement from the governor’s office said.

04/19/2013

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Man, Boy Found Dead At Yorkville Home

A 35-year-old man and his 4-year-old son were found dead Wednesday in a home in the garage of a home in west suburban Yorkville, police said Thursday morning.

10/25/2012

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Rescued From Kendall Hoarder, Cats Looking For Home

In July, Kendall County Animal Control was asked by other county agencies to assist at a home that had several cats inside.

10/01/2012

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Oswego Man Killed In Rollover Crash

An Oswego man was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Route 126 and Identa Road in unincorporated Kendall County near Yorkville early Friday morning — the fourth fatal crash on Route 126 in recent months.

09/16/2012

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Plans Called Off For Prairie Highway In Kendall County

The plug has been pulled on a $1 billion highway project to connect I-88 to I-80 in the far western suburbs.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

A 33-year-old Sandwich, Ill. woman is accused of lying about being raped by a police impersonator this week. (CBS)

Fabricated Rape Story Cost Taxpayers More Than $17,000 In Police Work

A 33-year-old married mother of two sent investigators scrambling after she told them she was sexually assaulted by a man posing as a cop. Police say it was a lie that cost taxpayers plenty.

08/10/2012

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Sheriff: Woman’s Claim She Was Raped By Cop Impersonator Is A Hoax

A 33-year-old woman had told police she was pulled over by a fake cop Tuesday evening on a roadside in unincorporated Plano and sexually assaulted at gunpoint.

08/09/2012

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Fake Police Officer Sexually Assaults Woman At Gunpoint

A man who was impersonating a police officer sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint after pulling over her car in the far west suburbs, police said.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2012

Thomas Haring (Credit: Kendall County Sheriff's Office)

Cops: Man Sexually Assaulted 5-Year-Old While Babysitting

A rural Kendall County man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl he was babysitting at his home last fall.

07/18/2012

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Neighbors Mourn 3 Teens Killed In Kendall County Crash

Neighbors paid a tribute Wednesday night to the three teenagers who died when a truck struck their car Monday near Oswego.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2012

Illinois State Police said three people were killed when a semi-trailer truck crashed into a car, then flipped over, in unincorporated Kendall County near Oswego. (Credit: CBS)

Police: Teen Driver In Fatal Kendall County Crash ‘Not Paying Attention’

Illinois State Police said it appears a teenage driver wasn’t paying attention when he pulled in front of a semi-trailer truck on Monday in Kendall County, causing a wreck that killed him and his two teenage passengers.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012

Illinois State Police said three people were killed when a semi-trailer truck crashed into a car, then flipped over, in unincorporated Kendall County near Oswego. (Credit: CBS)

Three Teens Dead In Crash In Kendall County

Three young Plainfield residents died Monday after a semi-trailer truck crashed into the car they were in and flipped over in unincorporated Kendall County near Oswego.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2012

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Phone Scammer Targeting Kendall County Residents

The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to beware of a potential phone scam.

WBBM Newsradio–04/05/2012

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Man Fighting Charges After Cop Pulled Gun On Him At Wal-Mart

A Montgomery man was in court Wednesday to fight charges he pushed a Kendall County Sheriff’s Deputy at a Wal-Mart store in Oswego, and ended up having a gun pointed at his chest.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2012

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Kendall County Residents: Water Is Still Rusty

Rusty water is again a problem in the Kendall County community of Boulder Hill.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2012

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Metra Mulls Extension To Oswego, Outside RTA Service Area

Metra doesn’t have enough money to fix what’s breaking, But that’s not stopping the commuter rail agency from studying a possible extension in the far southwest suburbs.

WBBM Newsradio–02/20/2012

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