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  • Discovery recount affirms Tegeler's lead in judge race

    GENEVA – The days-long discovery recount between two judicial candidates ended Wednesday with virtually no change, a Kane County election official sai ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Kaupas’ narrow lead holds up in Republican Will County Sheriff’s race

    Not all the votes are in, but enough of them were counted Tuesday to confirm Ken Kaupas as the Republican nominee for the November sheriff’s race.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Record low voter turnout in DuPage County

    DOWNERS GROVE – Voters turned out in record low numbers for Tuesday's primary election, said Bob Saar, executive director of the DuPage County Electio ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Lipinski to face Brannigan, independent candidate in November general election for 3rd District

    LEMONT – Sharon Brannigan defeated Diane Harris in the Tuesday primary election to receive the Republican nomination for the 3rd District U.S. Represe ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Winfield voters approve sales tax increase

    WINFIELD – Passing by less than 100 votes, Winfield's bid to increase its sales tax will help provide funds to the village to maintain and sustain its ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Anderson takes 14th Congressional District primary over Hosta

    Repeat candidate Dennis Anderson on Tuesday defeated newcomer John J. Hosta in the Democratic 14th Congressional District primary.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Lake Park High School D-108 pool referendums fail to garner enough support

    Both referendum questions that would have made the Lake Park Community Aquatic Center possible have failed, according to preliminary DuPage County ele ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • South Berwyn voters say 'no' to District 100 referendums

    BERWYN – It has been 27 years since South Berwyn School District 100 has had a tax increase. To say voters spoke on two referendums on Tuesday may be ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Wiley takes DuPage County Board District 6 primary, will face Nowak in November

    Iraq war veteran, businessman and Bartlett Fire Protection District trustee Kevin Wiley will challenge DuPage County Board District 6 incumbent Laurie ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Winger's the winner in Illinois House D-45 Republican race

    Wood Dale Alderman Christine Winger will take on Democratic candidate Jenny Burke in the General Election for Illinois House District 45, after winnin ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Incumbent Eckhoff to face off against Custer for DuPage County District 4

    DuPage County Board District 4 incumbent Grant Eckhoff will represent the Republican camp in November, when he faces off against Democrat Jeremy Custe ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Willis wins Illinois House D-77 Democratic nod in landslide

    Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, is likely guaranteed a second term in the Illinois General Assembly after winning her primary race against challenger ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Chris Nybo wins state Senate primary on second try

    ELMHURST – In his second run for the state Senate's 24th District seat, Chris Nybo of Elmhurst is one step closer to victory after winning the Republi ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Voters reject CUSD 201 referendum

    WESTMONT – The Community Unit School District 201 referendum on Tuesday's primary ballot did not pass, receiving only 379 "yes" votes out of 1720 tota ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Custer ready to take on Eckhoff for DuPage County Board

    Jeremy Custer is one step closer to the DuPage Country Board District 4 seat after winning the Democratic primary.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
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