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  • Republican presidential candidates take GOP debate stage in race reshaped by attacks

    LAS VEGAS — Republican presidential candidates take the debate stage Tuesday night for the first time in a month, their race reshaped by national secu ...
    Dec. 15, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • McHenry County recorder candidate wants to abolish the office

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County recorder candidate Joe Tirio wants to put himself out of a job, if elected, by eliminating the office altogether.
    Dec. 15, 2015 - 11:07 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for Dec. 15; GOP candidates prepare for final debate of 2015

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Dec. 15, 2015 - 6:24 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Dec. 14; Criticism of Trump's Muslim plan baffles backers

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Dec. 14, 2015 - 6:28 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Dec. 9; Middle East businesses grow wary of Trump

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Dec. 9, 2015 - 6:29 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Dec. 8; Trump escalates GOP rhetoric on Muslims

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Dec. 8, 2015 - 6:23 am
  • Election 2016: Objectors file a handful of challenges to McHenry County candidate petitions

    A handful of local candidates face challenges to their petitions for office. Objectors on Monday, t ...
    Dec. 8, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • McHenry County State's Attorney Lou Bianchi dropping re-election bid

    McHenry County State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi will not seek a fourth term in office and will withdraw from the race, he announced early Monday evening.
    Dec. 8, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • McHenry County State's Attorney Lou Bianchi might drop re-election bid

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi may not run for a fourth term, he announced Tuesday morning.
    Dec. 2, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Election 2016: Assistant State's Attorney Patrick Kenneally files to run for the top spot

    State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi said he will have more to say Tuesday about the decision by one of his assistants to run for the office.
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:49 pm
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