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  • Illinois State Rep. Mike Tryon will not seek re-election in 2016

    Republican state Rep. Mike Tryon announced that he will not seek re-election next year, ending a 12-year run representing McHenry County in the Genera ...
    June 24, 2015 - 7:39 pm
  • McHenry County Board member Tina Hill announces recorder run

    McHenry County Board member Tina Hill, R-Woodstock, announced her candidacy Tuesday evening for county recorder.
    June 16, 2015 - 5:24 pm
  • McHenry County State's Attorney Lou Bianchi to seek a 4th term

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County State's Attorney Lou Bianchi announced Thursday that he will seek a fourth term in office.
    June 4, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • Former mayors, colleagues praise retiring St. Charles alderman Jim Martin

    ST. CHARLES – Jim Martin said it was exactly 16 years ago when he was taken to the hospital in a near-death situation.
    May 4, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Brown, Flanagan step down after 46 years of service to Geneva

    GENEVA – City officials said goodbye to two long-serving aldermen Monday, as those newly elected and re-elected were sworn in.
    May 4, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • April 7 election results now certified, official

    GENEVA – Votes for the April 7 consolidated election are now certified and official, Kane County Chief Deputy Clerk of Elections Suzanne Fahnestock sa ...
    April 28, 2015 - 8:48 pm
  • Absentee ballots confirm winners in close races

    With absentee ballots counted, results in two close Kane County races in the April 7 consolidated election are decided, although results are still uno ...
    April 21, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Andy Glab wins McHenry alderman re-election by one late-arriving vote

    McHENRY – One final vote has been tallied in the tied race for one of McHenry's wards, giving incumbent Alderman Andy Glab another four years on the c ...
    April 21, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • Kramer campaign manager faces trial on domestic battery charges

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The man who served as campaign manager for Kane County Sheriff Donald Kramer’s successful election Nov. 4 is facing a jury tria ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Quigley: Election results reveal truths about us

    Results from the April 7 Consolidated Elections revealed two truths about us as an electorate.First, ...
    April 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Braidwood will have new mayor

    BRAIDWOOD – Braidwood will have a new mayor by the end of this month after Jim Vehrs unofficially won an electoral rematch over Mayor Bill Rulien.
    April 13, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • 14 percent of registered voters participated in Tuesday’s election

    Only 13.62 percent of those eligible to vote chose to cast ballots in Tuesday’s consolidated election.
    April 8, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Close race results in Geneva’s 1st Ward, Kaneland’s school board

    Two close races in Tuesday’s consolidated election illustrate an often-said adage that every vote counts.
    April 8, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Campton Hills poised for change with new leadership

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills will go on without its chief incorporator and first village president at the helm, following Tuesday’s election results.
    April 8, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • Shorewood moving forward with home rule after referendum approval

    SHOREWOOD – Mayor Rick Chapman isn't slowing down after the passage in Tuesday's election of a referendum paves the way for Shorewood to gain home rul ...
    April 8, 2015 - 7:40 pm
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