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January 11th, 2013
A ribbon-cutting took place today, Friday, Jan. 11, at Datus Technologies, 167 Fraley St. in Kane.Â
Kane school officials are concerned about the number of young students who post personal information on the Facebook social network on the internet.
State Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren) has moved her Kane office from 8 Field St. to 55 Fraley St. A ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception was held Thursday to mark the opening of the new office.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ Local, state and federal law enforcement agencies are still working to track down the man responsible for a brazen, broad-daylight armed robbery at the CNB Bank in Johnsonburg on Tuesday.
PIGEON â€“ A Highland Township volunteer firefighter was injured Wednesday morning while responding to a 14-vehicle traffic accident on icy Route 66, six miles south of Russell City.
JAMES CITY â€“ Highland Township now has an ordinance that bans deposits from the drilling of Marcellus Shale natural gas wells.
Kane and other school districts across the state and U.S. are finding it more difficult to meet the annual rising standards for reading and math.
JOHNSONBURG - Authorities are on the lookout for a man who robbed a Johnsonburg bank at gunpoint Tuesday.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department held its annual election Tuesday at the fire hall on Poplar Street.
According to reports, there was an armed robbery at the CNB Bank located along Market Street in Johnsonburg earlier this afternoon. The actor is believed to be a white male of unknown age who is allegedly wearing a gray hoodie, ski mask, and a red bandanna across his face. He is also believed to have a black handgun in his possession and was last seen traveling on foot along the "Avenues" headed towards Bendigo Road. Anyone encountering the actor should not approach him and instead should call 9-1-1. Check back for additional information as it becomes available.