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  • DuPage County Board District 4 candidates discuss issues facing county ahead of primary

    One of the hottest DuPage County Board races this election season got some attention at a recent candidate forum run by the Wheaton and Glen Ellyn Lea ...
    March 2, 2016 - 8:06 am
  • Election 2016: Early voting underway in McHenry County primary contests

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County residents itching to cast a ballot no longer have to wait.The two-week ea ...
    Feb. 29, 2016 - 7:10 pm
  • 8th Congressional Democratic debate is Feb. 29 in Addison

    ELMHURST – Three Democratic candidates for the Illinois Eighth Congressional District will face off Feb. 29 in a debate.
    Feb. 29, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Early voting begins Feb. 29 across DuPage County

    DuPage County residents will soon be able to cast their votes across the county for the upcoming federal, state and county primary.
    Feb. 28, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Letter: Moore is the right choice for County Board

    To the editor:The Republican primary race for DuPage County Board District 4 has generated multiple ...
    Feb. 29, 2016 - 1:31 pm
  • Letter: Elliott the right choice for County Board

    To the editor:As a resident of Glen Ellyn and a person actively involved in public service, I am ver ...
    Feb. 29, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Elmhurst City Hall to be early voting site

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst will be an early voting site for the 2016 general primary election.T ...
    Feb. 22, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Foster visits Joliet Central class with astronaut answers

    JOLIET – U.S. Rep. Bill Foster visited an American government class Friday morning at Joliet Central High School to read answers to two of many questi ...
    Feb. 20, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • Early voting provides numerous chances for Kane County residents to cast a primary ballot

    When commuters would complain about not making it to their polling place before it closed, Kane County Clerk Jack Cunningham said he would feel bad.Wh ...
    Feb. 18, 2016 - 10:19 pm
  • Absent Voters: McHenry County agencies aim to boost turnout by registering, informing citizens

    EDITOR'S NOTE: This is part three of our Absent Voters series. The Northwest Herald examined data from the last 15 years of McHenry County elections f ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:43 pm
  • Absent Voters: McHenry County sees low Latino turnout, strong guns, anti-abortion support

    As the Latino population grows in McHenry County, Maggie Rivera sees stalwartly Republican McHenry County becoming more competitive.
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • 2 DuPage County candidates drop out of race after signature challenges

    A pair of DuPage candidates vying for county office recently withdrew from the race after challenges to their signature requirements.
    Dec. 15, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • DuPage County petition challenges could force locals off primary ballot

    A pair of candidates will have to defend their spot on the county ballot for the March 2016 primary election after challenges were issued to the DuPag ...
    Dec. 9, 2015 - 9:49 pm
  • Kane County hearings for petition objections set for Monday

    The Kane County Electoral Board on Tuesday announced the times and location for hearing objections to the Certification of Nominating Petitions filed ...
    Dec. 8, 2015 - 8:53 pm
  • DuPage County races to see few primary fights

    Most DuPage County residents won't have to put much thought into whom they check boxes for in the March 15, 2016, primary election, with only three co ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 10:26 pm
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