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Sheriff Deputy’s Young Son Kills Self With Officer’s Gun

Police in Yorkville are calling it a terrible tragedy–the apparent suicide of a very young boy.

01/30/2014

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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

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Likely Factor In Death Of Yorkville Father, Son

Carbon monoxide poisoning was likely a contributing factor in the death of a 4-year-old boy and his father who were found dead at the father’s Yorkville home.

10/27/2012

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No Public Safety Threat After Man, Boy Found Dead In Yorkville Home

Yorkville Police Chief Rich Hart said Thursday that police are not looking for any suspects in the case and there is no danger to the public.

10/26/2012

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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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Man, Boy Found Dead At Yorkville Home

A 35-year-old man and a 4-year-old boy were found dead Wednesday in 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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Report: Rep. Walsh Criticizes GOP Leaders For Not Standing Up For Akin

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) has criticized the leaders of his party for failing to stand up for embattled Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) during his race for the U.S. Senate.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

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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

Quintin Wissmiller, charged with DUI, after striking a pony. (Credit: Kendall County Sheriff)

Yorkville Man Collides With Pony, Charged With DUI

A Yorkville man who struck and killed a pony while driving an all-terrain vehicle has been charged with DUI, police said.

06/18/2012

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Man Admits To Calling 911 Repeatedly Because His ‘Damn F***ing Phone Won’t Work’

A Kendall County man has been fined for making a series of wacky phone calls to 911.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2012

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Yorkville Man Wins Opportunity To Carry Olympic Torch

A Yorkville man has won the honor of carrying the Olympic torch in advance of this year’s Summer Games.

WBBM Newsradio–03/07/2012

Cory M. Paytes, 22, and Travis J. Gamble, 22, were charged with armed robbery, aggravated robbery and resisting a peace officer.

Serial Pizzeria Robbers Caught After Latest Heist

Two serial pizzeria robbers were caught red-handed Monday night after ordering employees into a freezer while robbing a west suburban restaurant at gunpoint.

01/18/2012

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Yorkville Offers $10,000 To Those Who Buy Homes

The Illinois town of Yorkville is looking to do something about the depressed new home market.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2012

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Man Previously Jailed For Fatal DUI Arrested Again

A man who already spent time in prison for a fatal drunk driving accident is again facing DUI charges.

12/30/2011

The maple bacon donut at Cobblestone Bakery in Yorkville. (Credit: Cobblestone Bakery)

Bacon Donut A Huge Hit For Yorkville Bakery

Homer needs to get out of Springfield and head over to the Cobblestone Bakery in Yorkville. There, bacon lovers can rejoice–with the Maple Bacon Donut.

10/13/2011

Flight attendant Jeffrey Collman was on board American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to hit the World Trade Center. (CBS)

Oswego Couple Remembers Son Who Died When Plane Hit WTC

The village of Oswego commemorated the 9/11 anniversary on Sunday with a special contribution from two parents who feel the loss of the attacks every day.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2011

Flight attendant Jeffrey Collman was on board American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to hit the World Trade Center. (CBS)

Flight Attendant From Yorkville Filled In For Colleague On 9/11

Jeffrey Collman switched shifts with someone on that fateful day 10 years ago and ended up on Flight 11, the first jet to strike the World Trade Center. His parents talked with CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2011

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