Local Election News

  • In Iowa, Hillary Clinton says climate plan will promote renewable energy

    AMES, Iowa — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton says climate change is real and people are "just not paying attention" if they d ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • League of Women Voters meets at Home State Bank in Crystal Lake

    Members of the League of Women Voters meet inside the community room at Home State Bank on Saturday, July 11, 2015 in Crystal Lake.
    July 11, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • McHenry County Recorder Phyllis Walters announces retirement, endorses office supervisor

    WOODSTOCK – A fixture in McHenry County government for the past 43 years is calling it quits next year.
    July 13, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • GOP primary to replace Rep. Mike Tryon getting crowded

    The primary contest to replace retiring Republican state Rep. Mike Tryon is shaping up to be at least a four-way race.
    July 9, 2015 - 6:43 pm
  • LaHood wins Illinois GOP race to replace ex-US Rep. Schock

    SHERMAN – State Sen. Darin LaHood won the GOP nod in Tuesday’s primary to replace disgraced ex-U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, setting up the son of the forme ...
    July 8, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • McHenry County Circuit Clerk Katherine Keefe announces re-election bid

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Circuit Clerk Katherine Keefe has announced she intends to seek a third term in 2016.
    July 8, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired

    NEW YORK – NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he m ...
    June 29, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal joins Republican presidential race

    KENNER, La. – Pitching himself as a "doer" in a field of talkers, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal declared his candidacy for the 2016 Republican president ...
    June 24, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Illinois State Rep. Mike Tryon will not seek re-election in 2016

    Republican state Rep. Mike Tryon announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election next year, ending a 12-year run representing McHenry County in ...
    June 25, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • McHenry County Board Chairman Joe Gottemoller announces election campaign

    McHenry County Board Chairman Joe Gottemoller officially is asking the voters, who will now decide who gets the office, to give him four more years on ...
    June 19, 2015 - 12:10 am
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