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  • A rematch in the making?

    The 2016 race for Kane County coroner appears to be a recast of 2012. The same players say they might be running again.
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Longtime Will County circuit clerk Pam McGuire to step down after fourth term

    JOLIET – Longtime Will County Circuit Clerk Pam McGuire was one of the first would-be candidates in line earlier this month to pick up petitions at th ...
    Sept. 12, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • McGuire not seeking re-election to Will County Circuit Clerk

    JOLIET – Pamela J. McGuire announced Thursday night she will not seek re-election for a sixth term in 2016 as Will County Circuit Clerk of Court.
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Russell seeks 2nd term as Kane County coroner

    Coroner Rob Russell’s conflicts with the Kane County Board aren’t stopping him from seeking a second term in office.
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 7:12 pm
  • State Rep. Andersson to seek re-election

    GENEVA – First-term state Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, has begun circulating petitions for re-election to his 65th District legislative seat. In a ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Michael Walkup challenging McHenry County Board Chair Joe Gottemoller in GOP primary

    The first-ever popular election of the McHenry County Board chairman is now a contested race.Board m ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 4:23 pm
  • Batavia Public Library Board president running for Kane County Board

    BATAVIA – Batavia Public Library Board President Doug Sullivan has announced his candidacy for the Kane County Board.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 7:50 pm
  • McMahon seeks 2nd term as Kane County state’s attorney

    Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon hopes he can continue doing a job he loves.And so this week ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • State Sen. Pam Althoff formally announces her re-election campaign

    McHENRY – Republican state Sen. Pam Althoff made official that she is seeking a fourth full term in Springfield.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Face Time with William Harvey

    North Aurora resident William Harvey, 68, was at Art in Your Eye in Batavia when he answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schor ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks to DuPage Republicans: 11 photos

    Wisconsin Gov. and GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker appears at the DuPage County GOP Summer Reception at Carlucci's Restaurant in Downers Grove ...
    Aug. 16, 2015 - 9:33 am
  • McHenry County Circuit Clerk Katherine Keefe announces re-election bid

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Circuit Clerk Katherine Keefe has announced that she intends to seek a third term in 2016.
    July 7, 2015 - 2:02 pm
  • 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
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