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  • State election board looking into McHenry County primary problems

    The Illinois State Board of Elections at the behest of a state lawmaker is looking into the problems that plagued Tuesday’s primary.
    March 18, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for March 18; Trump mixes business with politics as he campaigns

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    March 18, 2016 - 6:17 am
  • McHenry County clerk addresses Election Day software, communication problems

    After polls were kept open an hour and a half later because of technical issues Tuesday, McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan said in a news release th ...
    March 18, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Illinois primary: Candidates hold leads in updated McHenry County vote totals

    Several Republican candidates in close Tuesday primary races are holding their leads with the counting of vote-by-mail and early-voting paper ballots ...
    March 18, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Illinois Sen. Dan Duffy to step down early to lead nonprofit

    State Sen. Dan Duffy will step down next month to lead a national advocacy group fighting child abuse and neglect, possibly paving the way for the win ...
    March 18, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • 10 Things to Know for March 17; Obama's Supreme Court pick to meet senators

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    March 17, 2016 - 6:19 am
  • DOCUMENT: Unofficial McHenry County election results from 2016 Illinois primary

    Unofficial election results from 2016 Illinois primary in McHenry County. ...
    March 16, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Dan McConchie leads close 26th Illinois Senate race, not declaring victory yet

    Though he was leading a tight three-way race in the 26th Illinois Senate District Republican primary, Dan McConchie was not ready to declare victory o ...
    March 16, 2016 - 2:26 pm
  • At least 2 McHenry County Board incumbents lose seats in primary

    At least two incumbents – Anna May Miller of Cary and Sue Draffkorn of Wonder Lake – lost their seats in the McHenry County Board race, according to u ...
    March 16, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Joe Tirio still leads McHenry County recorder race

    Republican Joe Tirio has held his lead for McHenry County recorder as of Wednesday when all but the by-mail and extended voting period votes were in.
    March 16, 2016 - 11:26 pm
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