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  • All registered voters in Will County to receive new voter ID cards

    JOLIET – Will County Clerk Nancy Schultz Voots announced Tuesday that all registered Will County voters will be receiving a new voter identification c ...
    May 3, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Woodstock lawyer touts experience in McHenry County State's Attorney race

    Woodstock-based attorney Jim Harrison says his "vast and wide" experience is what sets he and his opponent apart in the race for McHenry County state' ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:35 pm
  • DuPage County recorder candidate Khan wins in recount

    Though DuPage County Election Commission officials originally predicted a much longer process, it only took a few hours of recounting votes to give a ...
    April 24, 2016 - 6:21 pm
  • DuPage County recorder candidate Khan gets recount after court order

    After more than a month of decrying the results of the March 15 primary election, the write-in candidate for DuPage County recorder will get his recou ...
    April 20, 2016 - 7:08 am
  • DuPage County write-in recorder candidate files suit for recount

    A Democratic candidate for DuPage County recorder has filed suit asking for an official recount, mere days after two Republican committeemen won seats ...
    April 17, 2016 - 9:19 pm
  • 2 Republican committeeman candidates win in recount after DuPage County court challenge

    A pair of write-in Republican candidates for Wayne Township committeeman positions got a last-minute recount victory April 6.
    April 8, 2016 - 7:02 am
  • DuPage County recorder candidate contemplates legal action, says votes not counted

    A Democratic candidate for DuPage County recorder is considering legal action, claiming his failed write-in campaign may have been sabotaged by uncoun ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:43 pm
  • Illinois Board of Elections' report on McHenry County primary problems likely coming in May

    Staff from the Illinois State Board of Elections will most likely report by May on the problems that plagued the March 15 primary in McHenry County.
    March 28, 2016 - 5:43 pm
  • McHenry County clerk addresses Election Day software, communication problems

    After polls were kept open an hour and a half later because of technical issues Tuesday, McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan said in a news release th ...
    March 17, 2016 - 6:16 pm
  • Primary Election Day voting goes relatively smoothly in Will County

    Some Illinois counties dealt with wide-ranging issues at the polls Tuesday – from a shortage of ballots in Sangamon County to the wrong ballots being ...
    March 16, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Joe Tirio still leads McHenry County recorder race

    Republican Joe Tirio has held his lead for McHenry County recorder as of Wednesday when all but the by-mail and extended voting period votes were in.
    March 16, 2016 - 1:20 pm
  • Tonia Khouri takes Republican nomination for 11th Congressional District

    Tonia Khouri has won the Republican nomination for the 11th Congressional District, With all 446 pr ...
    March 16, 2016 - 9:49 pm
  • DuPage County sees record primary voter turnout

    The presidential race drove a record number of DuPage County residents to vote in the March 15 primary election.
    March 16, 2016 - 9:33 pm
  • Dan McConchie leads close 26th Illinois Senate race, not declaring victory yet

    Though he was leading a tight three-way race in the 26th Illinois Senate District Republican primary, Dan McConchie was not ready to declare victory o ...
    March 16, 2016 - 2:26 pm
  • Michael Walkup likely winner for McHenry County Board chairman, Gottemoller concedes

    McHenry County Board member Michael Walkup was poised Wednesday afternoon to unseat incumbent Joe Gottemoller in the first-ever popular vote for Count ...
    March 16, 2016 - 5:58 pm
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