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  • DuPage County elections: One Democrat stays, one leaves ballot after challenge

    One local Democrat was recently kicked off the November ballot while another stood up to a challenge in front of the DuPage County Election Commission ...
    July 20, 2016 - 7:15 am
  • Local GOP delegates say Trump is in, protesters could be trouble

    Local delegates going to the Republican convention this week said they believe the Trump nomination is settled but they still expect a “wild” conventi ...
    July 16, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Welter resigns from the Grundy County Board

    MORRIS – Grundy County Board Chairman David Welter submitted his resignation at Tuesday evening's regular meeting of the board.
    July 13, 2016 - 9:34 am
  • Democratic Party finds McHenry County Board candidate to replace one who withdrew

    A Democratic candidate for McHenry County Board had to withdraw from the race, prompting the party to find a replacement.
    July 7, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • DuPage Election Commission recruiting judges for November election

    The DuPage Election Commission is recruiting judges to work the Nov. 8 General Election, according to a news release from the county.
    July 5, 2016 - 2:04 pm
  • 4 file, 2 challenged for DuPage County Democrat ballot positions

    Two of the four Democrats slated to fill vacant spaces on the DuPage County ballot will be challenged by the DuPage Election Commission.
    June 10, 2016 - 9:59 pm
  • Helen Plum Library Board to put referendum on November ballot

    LOMBARD – At the Helen Plum Library Board meeting May 10, the board of trustees voted to put a referendum question on the November ballot asking for a ...
    May 23, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Democrats will field a candidate for McHenry County Board chairman

    The Democratic Party of McHenry County will be slating a candidate to run for County Board chairman.
    May 11, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • 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
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