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Stay connected to us wherever you are! With TextAlerts, get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device.

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  • News - Get breaking news and AMBER Alerts for our area.
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  • Daily Weather Forecast - Receive the daily weather forecast.
  • Sports News - Get news and scores from your favorite area teams.
  • Community Updates - Stay up-to-date on what's going on around Kane County.

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