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  • 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
  • Fox Lake voters say no to sales tax, yes to joining fire district

    FOX LAKE —Voters in Fox Lake's two referendums were in favor of incorporating the village into the Fox Lake Fire Protection District but against a pro ...
    March 16, 2016 - 9:50 am
  • Skillicorn leads 66th Illinois House District race in tight 3-way race

    Allen Skillicorn of East Dundee will take the 66th Illinois House District if remaining uncounted votes are in line with current unofficial results.
    March 16, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • Kenneally wins GOP nomination for McHenry County state's attorney

    Patrick Kenneally won a decisive victory Wednesday morning over challenger Dan Regna in a contentious race for the Republican nomination for McHenry C ...
    March 16, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Elmhurst attorney Blass holds off Zannis for DuPage County Board District 2 Republican nomination

    Former cop and current Elmhurst lawyer Richard Blass has secured the Republican nomination for the DuPage County Board's two-year District 2 seat.
    March 16, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Suburban Cook County helps to deliver Illinois to Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton managed to eke out a victory in Illinois in the Democratic presidential primary March 15, and in large part it was due to suburban Coo ...
    March 17, 2016 - 9:28 am
  • Glen Ellyn trustee, College of DuPage lawyer wins DuPage County Board District 4 Republican nod

    After a heated and polarizing race, Glen Ellyn trustee and College of DuPage attorney Tim Elliott has secured the Republican nomination for the DuPage ...
    March 16, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • DuPage County bucks statewide trend, favors Bernie Sanders over Hillary Clinton

    While Hillary Clinton managed to eke out a victory in Illinois in the Democratic presidential primary March 15, DuPage County was Bernie Sanders count ...
    March 17, 2016 - 3:16 pm
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