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  • Andy Glab wins McHenry alderman re-election by one late-arriving vote

    McHENRY – One final vote has been tallied in the tied race for one of McHenry’s wards, giving incumbent Alderman Andy Glab another four years on the c ...
    NEW: April 21, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Illinois county says Aaron Schock should pay for special elections to replace him

    LACON (AP) — An Illinois county says former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock should pay for the special elections to replace him.
    April 13, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • McHenry County Board asking for explanation of township consolidation rules

    WOODSTOCK – If the McHenry County Board is going to be asked to put township-consolidation referendums on the ballot, Chairman Joe Gottemoller said he ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Coin flip could determine McHenry alderman election

    McHENRY – One question Andy Glab and James Walsh likely did not expect in their quest for McHenry’s 2nd Ward seat in the City Council is: heads or tai ...
    April 9, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • Vote to dissolve tiny Illinois village of Clearlake fails by 2 votes

    CLEARLAKE – A tiny Illinois village will continue to exist after a public vote to dissolve it failed by two votes.
    April 8, 2015 - 6:28 pm
  • Emanuel acknowledges challenges in 2nd Chicago mayoral term

    CHICAGO – After surviving an unexpectedly tough campaign for a second term, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday that Chicago's challenges "don't need to ...
    April 8, 2015 - 6:27 pm
  • Unpopular decisons propel Cary, Lakewood write-ins, others to victory

    The 10 percent of McHenry County voters who cast ballots in Tuesday’s election sent two village boards and a school district the powerful message of w ...
    April 9, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • Lake in the Hills Board: 2 incumbents, 1 newcomer take race

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – While two incumbents remain on the Lake in the Hills Board after Tuesday's election, the third seat was taken from the third incum ...
    April 8, 2015 - 4:31 pm
  • Huntley excavation firm owner joins incumbents on Village Board

    HUNTLEY – A first-time candidate with village government experience will fill the open spot on the Huntley Village Board, as two incumbents secured ne ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:07 am
  • Strong write-in showing delays Cary Village Board election results

    CARY – The victors of the five-way Cary Village Board race remained unknown early Wednesday morning because of a strong showing by write-in candidates ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:01 am
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