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Armed Male Shot By Police In Oswego

A male armed with a rifle was shot by Oswego police officers early Saturday in the western suburb.

08/29/2015

An Oswego police officer removes an excavator from the middle of Treasure Drive, after an allegedly drunken man stole the vehicle, and knocked down several power lines. (Credit: Oswego Police/Facebook)

Police: Drunken Man Steals Excavator, Knocks Down Power Lines In Oswego

An excavator wasn’t the best choice for getting home Thursday night, but as police said, the man at the controls shouldn’t have been driving at all, even if the excavator wasn’t stolen.

08/21/2015

Snow blankets Chicago on Sunday, amid a blizzard that dropped more than 19 inches on the city by early Monday morning. (Credit: CBS)

2 Investigators: Oswego Township Road Official Oversaw Snow Removal — From Florida

Critics argue Gary Grosskopf, an elected official who draws nearly $100,000 in pay, is phoning it in, CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports.

07/20/2015

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Driver Charged With Striking Bicyclists In Oswego

A 40-year-old man has been charged with reckless driving after he struck a group of bicyclists with his vehicle Saturday night in west suburban Oswego.

06/07/2015

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Oswego Schools On Alert After Threatening Emails Sent To Residents

Oswego schools are on high alert this week after someone hacked into an email account and sent threats against children.

05/26/2015

Photo of a snow plow stolen in unincorporated Oswego (Credit: Kendall County Sheriff)

$1,000 Reward Offered In Search For Stolen Snow Plow

The snowplow was stolen from the 1600 block of Route 25 in unincorporated Oswego sometime between March 9 and 15, according to a statement from the Kendall County sheriff’s office.

03/25/2015

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Oswego Police Arrest 48 Teens For Underage Drinking At Party

The Kendall County courthouse will be crowded next month when nearly 50 teens have to appear to face underage drinking charges, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.

10/14/2014

Oswego police investigate after a home invasion on Hemlock Lane on Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

Masked Men Steal Car After Oswego Home Invasion

Four masked gunmen broke into a home in southwest suburban Oswego Tuesday morning, and took several cell phones before stealing a car.

07/22/2014

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Bond Reduced, But Child Porn Suspect Still In Jail

Prosecutors allege 37-year-old Eric Hakala posed as a St. Charles East student on a fictitious Facebook account to contact minors in Batavia, Oswego and Naperville, engage in sexually explicit conversations and trade photos.

04/07/2014

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Boy Scout Saves Kid Who Falls Through Ice In Oswego

A suburban teen is getting a little hero treatment at home these days, for helping to save the life of another child. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

01/16/2014

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Man Killed In North Lawndale Home Invasion

Two men knocked on the door of a residence about 8:15 p.m. in the 1600 block of South Central Park Avenue, got into a struggle with a man inside, and shot him in the chest.

12/27/2013

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Suburban Bus Driver Calls It A Day After Nearly 40 Years

Peggy Figgins began driving special-needs children back in 1976 in Oswego school district 308. Over nearly four decades, she’s watched the district explode in size.

12/04/2013

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Fire In Oswego Causes $100K In Damage

No one was home when a fire Monday morning killed several cats and did $100,000 to a home in southwest suburban Oswego.

11/12/2013

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Worker Charged With Bringing Gun To Oswego East

A Plainfield man who works as an information technology specialist under contract to the Oswego District 308 schools faces a felony weapons charge for bringing a gun to Oswego East High School.

10/30/2013

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Woman Charged With DUI In Crash That Killed Male Passenger

Jason B. Callahan, 38, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Kendall County Coroner’s Office.

09/16/2013

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Like Father, Like Daughter; Baby Girl Born In Parking Lot

Hannah Grace Mary Pavlik was born early Saturday morning on the eve of her dad’s birthday. He also was born in a parking lot 33 years ago.

08/20/2013

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Towns Aim For Whitewater Adventure On Fox River

When you think of whitewater rafting, places like Idaho or Colorado might first come to mind.

08/15/2013

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

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Oswego School Buses To Get WiFi

Some school buses in Oswego will soon be online, reports WBBM’s Veronica Carter.

03/20/2013

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Oswego Cop Suspended After Standoff Outside Channahon Pizza Restaurant

An Oswego police officer has been suspended after walking into a southwest suburban pizzeria with a gun, and yelling at employees while off duty.

03/14/2013

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