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The long projection at the end of this long-horned beetle is an ovipositor, used for depositing eggs in wood. Graphisurus fasciatus targets dead and dying trees for egg laying; its activities aid in natural decomposition processes.

Good Natured Column: Long Horned Beetle

The other night, even though I was dog tired, I stepped outside f...
Appointments Now Available for Children Under Five Years

Appointments Now Available for Children Under Five Years for COVID-19 Vaccinations at Kane Vax Hub in Batavia

​The Kane County Health Department (KCHD) announces appointments for C...
Past participants in the blueberry-pie-eating contest

Old-fashioned Independence Day Fun on Monday, July 4th in Aurora

Aurorans can participate in old-fashioned Independence Day fun on Mond...
The Kane County Veterans Assistance Commission serves veterans and their families in numerous ways.

Kane County Veterans Assistance Commission Serves Those Who Served

Kane County is the sixth most veteran populous county in the State of ...
Spongy Moth

Spongy Moth Non-Toxic Aerial Application Scheduled for June 27 in Kane County

​SPRINGFIELD, IL – In April, the Illinois Department of Agriculture (I...
The CDC is recommending a more potent flu vaccine for those aged 65 and above.

CDC Panel Recommends More Potent Flu Vaccine For 65+ Population

An advisory panel for the Centers for Disease Conrol (CDC) is recommen...
Funding for Water Quality and Supply Projects in Kane County

Kane County Commits Federal Recovery Dollars to Study Water Quality and Supply

Kane County is taking the lead on four planning projects aimed at ens...
Kane County’s Deputy Director of Transportation Tom Rickert (far right) participated in a Study Tour as part of a contingent representing the Chicago Metro Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA).

Representative from Kane County Visits Australia for Study Tour

The Country of Australia stands out in public works asset manage...
Stroke Survivor 2 Survivor Program

Life after Stroke Survivors Support Program at Sherman Hospital in Elgin

Stroke survivors often face life-altering effects that can damage or l...
Hot Weather Continues this Week in Kane County

Cooling Locations in Kane County for Relief From the Heat

The following facilities in Kane County have been pre-ide...