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  • Kendall County Coroner Purcell's chief deputy resigns from post

    Kendall County Coroner Jacquie Purcell's chief deputy has resigned, Purcell confirmed Monday.Samanth ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 6:02 pm
  • DeKalb judge sought for clerk’s battery case

    A Kendall County judge is asking a DeKalb County judge to hear the battery case of Kendall County Circuit Court Clerk Robyn Ingemunson.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 5:27 pm
  • DeKalb County Board adopts economic development resolution

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board unanimously approved a resolution to proceed with an initiative to develop a comprehensive economic development str ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 12:02 pm
  • Kendall County Board approves union contracts for three departments

    The Kendall County Board unanimously approved a group of union contracts for employees at its meeting Tuesday morning.
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 4:31 pm
  • Montgomery trustee pleads guilty to disorderly conduct

    A Montgomery Village Board member pleaded guilty to misdemeanor disorderly conduct related to an argument he had with a neighbor about fireworks last ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 4:28 pm
  • Kendall County employees honored for years of service

    Kendall County Board Chairman Scott Gryder (far left) with some of the 10-year county employees recognized at Tuesday's board meeting. Employees marki ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 3:54 pm
  • GOP committeemen launch Oswego Twp. organization

    The Oswego Township Republican Organization adopted bylaws and elected officers during a meeting Jan. 14. The newly-elected officers are: Michael F. B ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 4:49 pm
  • Federal funds awarded for land near Maramech Forest Preserve

    The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has awarded the Kendall County Forest Preserve District federal grant funds toward the purchase of land a ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Rep. Hultgren votes to begin replacing Affordable Care Act

    U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, supported House passage of a budget tool Jan. 12 to begin the process of repealing and replacing the Affordable Car ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 12:04 pm
  • Montgomery village president’s top 5 goals for 2017

    The Ledger recently reached out to Montgomery Village President Matt Brolley to ask him about his top five goals for Montgomery heading into the new y ...
    Jan. 17, 2017 - 11:59 am
  • Board to review schools' academics, budget

    School District 308 Board of Education will review the district’s academic and fiscal status during ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 4:16 pm
  • Sandwich to auction surplus equipment Saturday; includes trucks, chainsaws, bikes

    The city of Sandwich will conduct an auction of surplus equipment at 10 a.m. this Saturday, Jan. 14, near the Sandwich Police Department, 308 E. Colle ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Survey with NIU will help shape future of Sandwich

    A survey will be taken of a limited number of Sandwich households by the Center for Governmental Studies at Northern Illinois University, with results ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Montgomery rejects Prime Time Fuels’ liquor license request in 4-3 vote

    The Montgomery Village Board rejected a liquor license request from a local gas station in a 4-3 ballot Monday evening.
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 4:37 pm
  • State Reps. Wheeler, Breen say they won't keep $1,506 leadership stipends

    State Rep. Peter Breen, R-Lombard, said he won't keep a stipend of $1,506 for two days of work after being named as an assistant House Republican lead ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 4:36 pm