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  • Ballot changes, dual race make McHenry County Board District 3 race unique

    Two last-minute ballot changes and a candidate running for two offices makes the race for McHenry County Board District 3 an interesting one.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Debate Night: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump set for high-stakes showdown

    WASHINGTON – After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday n ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Donald Trump as communicator, he built image as he built business

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump once claimed to be publicity shy.No joke.It's right there in The New York ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 1:49 am
  • Hillary Clinton as communicator, from Wellesley to campaign trail

    NEW YORK – Hillary Clinton has said it herself: She's not the most naturally gifted public communicator.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 1:47 am
  • Steven Reick, John Bartman seek to succeed Jack Franks in 63rd House District

    Voters in the 63rd House District will decide Nov. 8 who they want to succeed longtime Democratic state Rep. Jack Franks.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 1:28 pm
  • One incumbent, three challengers seek voter nod for McHenry County Board District 1

    A Republican incumbent, a Republican newcomer and two Democratic challengers will face off Nov. 8 for two open seats representing District 1 of the Mc ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 1:27 pm
  • Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buy

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's campaign is planning for what it says will amount to $140 million worth of advertising from now until Election Day.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 9:15 am
  • In dramatic reversal, Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump

    WASHINGTON – Ted Cruz announced Friday he will vote for Donald Trump, a dramatic about-face for the Texas senator who previously called the New York b ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • Steve Cuda, Wayne Jett among 4 considering running for McHenry mayor

    McHENRY – Four people, including a former city mayor, have expressed interest in running for mayor of McHenry after current Mayor Susan Low announced ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • McHenry County Board approves Chris Christensen to fill vacant seat

    WOODSTOCK – Businessman Chris Christensen officially replaced Nick Provenzano on the McHenry County Board – for a little more than two months, anyway.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:24 am
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