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  • Hillary Clinton goes for uplift, Donald Trump goes after her on final day

    PITTSBURGH – A campaign shadow lifted by the FBI, Hillary Clinton on Monday promised to build a "big-hearted" America out of the wreckage of a strikin ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 12:43 pm
  • McHenry County, national candidates find common ground with Cubs' victory

    After a magic yet nerve-wracking Wednesday evening, candidates from all political stripes briefly banded together to support the winning platform of t ...
    Nov. 6, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • McHenry County voters take advantage of early, mail-in voting

    McHenry County’s early voting stations have seen heavy and steady business in this contentious election.
    Nov. 6, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Ponnuru: You don't have to vote for Clinton or Trump

    Contrary to what you may have heard – and I have heard it many, many times over the last few months – the presidential election is not a binary choic ...
    Nov. 4, 2016 - 9:45 am
  • Berg: Lockbox amendment referendum a big joke

    Temperature all right?Something to drink?And how is your salmon this evening?On a sinking Titanic, t ...
    Nov. 3, 2016 - 6:49 pm
  • Our View: Get informed, plan to vote

    There are now just nine days left until Nov. 8, otherwise known this year as Election Day.But you do ...
    Oct. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Costly statehouse races highlight Illinois power struggle

    CHICAGO – State Rep. Michael McAuliffe is no stranger to being at the center of a power struggle that could define the future of Illinois.
    Oct. 30, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Realtor PAC apologizes for goof in McHenry County Board chairman race Jack Franks mailer

    A political action committee representing Realtors is apologizing for mistakenly identifying McHenry County Board chairman candidate Jack Franks as a ...
    Oct. 28, 2016 - 7:48 pm
  • Early voting begins Monday in McHenry County

    Early voting for the Nov. 8 election begins Monday at 10 polling places throughout McHenry County, marking the beginning of the end of a long and grue ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Read, weigh the issues, then vote

    TV celebrity Mike Rowe – of Ford trucks, dirty jobs and doing it because somebody’s gotta – recently was asked to use his celebrity to encourage peopl ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
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