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  • Endorsements: McHenry County Board District 5: Michael Skala and Alex Wimmer

    Four people, including one incumbent, are running for two seats to represent District 5 on the McHenry County Board.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: McHenry County Board District 6: James Kearns, Mary McCann

    Four candidates are running to fill two open seats representing McHenry County Board District 6. Republican incumbent Mary McCann is joined on the bal ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bernstein: October surprises can skew November results

    It’d be nice to be able to tell you how this craziest week of a crazy campaign will affect the final vote totals on Nov. 8.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 4:15 pm
  • Donald Trump reverting to combative approach of primary campaign

    WASHINGTON – Here comes Donald Trump, unfiltered. Again.The Republican presidential candidate is vow ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:37 am
  • Endorsement: McHenry County Board District 3: Diane Johnson, Christopher Christensen

    Four candidates are running to fill two McHenry County Board seats in District 3.Republicans Chris C ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: McHenry County Board District 4: Kay Bates, Craig Wilcox

    Voters in McHenry County Board District 4 must choose between four newcomers to fill two vacant seats on the board. Neither Republican incumbent is on ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Presidential debate sensation Kenneth Bone reveals wardrobe malfunction

    SHILOH – When Kenneth Bone got dressed Sunday morning, he squeezed into an olive-colored suit he really didn't fit in anymore. When he got in his car ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Election Day prep: McHenry County clerk says March primary problems fixed

    McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan is reassuring voters that the problems that plagued the March 15 primary will not resurface in the Nov. 8 election ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Donald Trump assails Paul Ryan for ditching him, battles for GOP support

    WASHINGTON – Four weeks before Election Day, Donald Trump battled on Tuesday to keep the Republican Party in line, leveling fresh criticism at GOP Hou ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • Endorsements: McHenry County Board District 2: Jeffrey Thorsen, John Reinert

    When voters go to the polls Nov. 8, they will be electing two new faces to the McHenry County Board in District 2.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 8:53 am
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