Local Election News

  • 4 GOP candidates vie to succeed Illinois Rep. Mike Tryon in 66th House DIstrict

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Four local Republican elected officials are running for the 66th Illinois House District to succeed retiring Rep. Mike Tryon.
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders clash over minorities, money, Obama

    MILWAUKEE – Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial backing of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night’s Democratic debate and ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Election 2016: McHenry County recorder candidates debate merit of office

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The platform of one Republican county recorder candidate to abolish the office dominated a Wednesday discussion with the three candidat ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Election 2016: Ohio Gov. John Kasich's New Hampshire primary showing could be tough to convert into more wins

    MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential contender John Kasich spent time and money winning over New Hampshire voters.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:38 pm
  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid, sources say

    NASHUA, N.H. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to end his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a disappointing sixth- ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:36 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for Feb. 10; New Hampshire results show the limits of party power

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 6:28 am
  • 3 GOP candidates vie for the 26th Illinois Senate District

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Stemming the exodus of taxpayers and jobs from Illinois and lightening the state’s heavy property tax burden is paramount to the three ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Feb. 8; Trump, Clinton aim for voters in New Hampshire

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 6:22 am
  • After Marco Rubio stumbles, other GOP candidates see opening in New Hampshire

    BEDFORD, N.H. – Marco Rubio’s uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • McHenry County state's attorney GOP candidates locked in contentious race

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The two Republican candidates for McHenry County state’s attorney talked about their records, and attacked each other’s, during their m ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 11:56 pm
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