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  • Election 2016: Assistant State's Attorney Patrick Kenneally files to run for the top spot

    WOODSTOCK – One of Lou Bianchi's assistant state's attorneys has filed to run, like his boss, in the Republican primary.
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 2:24 pm
  • Election 2016: More contested McHenry County races materializing with one day left to file

    WOODSTOCK – Contested March Republican primaries and at least two contested November election races are shaping up on the McHenry County Board with on ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Election 2016: Active first filing day for McHenry County primary candidates

    WOODSTOCK – The first minute of the first day candidates have to file to run for office in the March 15 primary was a busy one for the McHenry County ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Election 2016: Candidates filing in McHenry County for March 15 primary

    The following is a list of candidates who will appear on the March 15 primary ballot in McHenry County. Candidates marked with an (I) are incumbents:
    UPDATED: Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • Ex-assistant state's attorney challenging State's Attorney Lou Bianchi

    A former assistant state’s attorney who ran a heated campaign against State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi eight years ago is taking another shot at the offic ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • McHenry County Republicans taking sides for their presidential candidates

    Ten months and four debates into the 2016 election cycle, no Republican presidential candidate in the crowded 14-member field has become the one to be ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 9:48 am
  • McHenry County Board taps county GOP's pick Jeff Thorsen to fill vacancy

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board went with the county Republican Party’s pick to fill the remaining term of former board member Ken Koehler.
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Chicago Bears star Brian Urlacher's brother running for 26th Illinois Senate

    Mettawa Mayor Casey Urlacher has entered the 26th Illinois Senate District race, making the Republican primary to replace outgoing Sen. Dan Duffy a th ...
    Oct. 29, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Oct. 28; Carson surges past Trump ahead of debate

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Oct. 28, 2015 - 6:17 am
  • Ex-Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee ends presidential campaign

    WASHINGTON — Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee announced Friday he would end his quixotic Democratic presidential campaign after failing to gain ...
    Oct. 23, 2015 - 10:41 am
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