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Duckworth: Immigration reform about ‘being humane’
Area roundup: August 28
Cougars Notes: Cougars manager Johnson voted to be on the Mark
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Football Notes: Burlington Central, Hampshire more fire than ice
Elgin city council makes move to allow medical marijuana dispensary along Crispin Drive
Girls Volleyball: Despite misses, St. Charles East serves up winner over Metea Valley
Elgin city council moves along trial program for keeping chickens
Elgin city council removes residency requirements for five key staff positions
Elgin Police Spotlight: Officer Rick Demierre #293
Weird Crime: Man punches officer after trespassing; woman steals, sells friend’s laptop
West Nile Virus found in mosquito trap in Kane County
Girls Golf: North Stars now have no surprises up sleeves
Smoke in lab causes evacuation of Jacobs High School
September comedy guide for Chicagoland
Elgin city council approves modifying makeup of Police and Fire Commission, requirements for police candidates
Overdose awareness in Carpenter Park
Football: Returning Jacobs players hope for more after last season’s success
High insurance costs spur Kane County to make changes
Get a card — get a bag at Fox River Valley libraries
Leisure Studies: Ideas for charity stunts beyond the ice bucket challenge
Girls Tennis: Strong upside for Jacobs’ Ashley Kosy in singles
Smaller taxing districts in Fox Valley may consolidate
Police Blotter: One car stolen, two burglarized
Newsletter editor for Kane County takes blame for listing political event