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May 29th, 2013
Despite a gloomy local economy, Kane area residents have reached in their pockets to aid 19 non-profit organizations that improve the quality of life.
MT. JEWETT â€“ Lisa Forsyth, a native of Mt. Jewett, has been recently promoted to the rank of colonel in the U.S. Army.
Write-in votes have had an a major impact on the primary election results in the Kane area.
A large crowd estimated at 200 attended the Memorial Day program held Monday at Evergreen Park in Kane.
LUDLOW â€“ A large crowd turned out Monday for the traditional Memorial Day program at the Gibbs Hill Cemetery near Ludlow.
MT. JEWETT â€“ Paul Swanson, Commander of Mt Jewett American Legion Post 574 and retired U.S. Army National Guard, was the speaker for Mondayâ€™s Memorial Day program. A nice crowd attended the program, which was held at the gazebo after the late morning parade.
Three Kane residents were killed in a two-vehicle crash late Thursday night near the intersection of Routes 66 and 948 in Highland Township.
First-responders were called out about 9:15 p.m. Thursday for an apparent fatal traffic accident near the intersection of Route 66 and Route 948 in Highland Township.
Four Americorps workers are providing "extras" for students in the Kane schools.
RIDGWAY â€“ Jim Wolfe of Russell City has been selected to fill a vacancy on the Highland Township Board of Supervisors.