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  • McHenry County Board will tackle township consolidation referendums Tuesday

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board will decide Tuesday which townships, if any at all, should be put before voters next year to consolidate.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Barrington Hills village president running for 26th Illinois Senate

    BARRINGTON HILLS – Village President Martin McLaughlin announced his campaign for the 26th Illinois Senate District seat, making the primary to replac ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 1:09 am
  • McHenry County millennials weigh in on potential voter age shift for 2016 race

    One item the new McHenry County College student government president plans to see through this year is an expanded voter registration program.
    Sept. 13, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • GOP candidate for Illinois House seat to run for retiring Sen. Dan Duffy's seat instead

    A Republican who was running to replace a retiring House member is running for retiring Sen. Dan Duffy’s seat instead, negating what could have been a ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • McHenry County Coroner Anne Majewski announces re-election bid

    WOODSTOCK – Republican McHenry County Coroner Anne Majewski has announced her intent to run for re-election in 2016.
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 1:36 pm
  • State Sen. Dan Duffy will not seek re-election

    Making good on a 2008 promise to limit his terms, Republican state Sen. Dan Duffy announced Thursday he will not seek re-election.
    Sept. 13, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Michael Walkup challenging McHenry County Board Chair Joe Gottemoller in GOP primary

    The first-ever popular election of the McHenry County Board chairman is now a contested race. Board ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Fed-up, angry supporters let Trump defy political gravity

    NORWOOD, Mass. – Donald Trump insults and exaggerates.He dismisses the need for public policy ideas, ...
    Sept. 7, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • McHenry County Auditor Pam Palmer announces re-election bid

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Auditor Pam Palmer intends to run for a fourth term in office. Palmer, a ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 10:23 am
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