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  • Sandack, Chaplin differ on views during candidate forum

    DOWNERS GROVE – In the race for state representative in Illinois District 81, incumbent Ron Sandack and Elizabeth "Liz" Chaplin voiced their views Oct ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Manley and Bolton seek 98th House seat

    Democrat Natalie Manley wants to serve another term in the Illinois House representing the 98th District, but her opponent Yvonne Bolton – a Plainfiel ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Mason challenges Roskam in 6th Congressional District

    Republican Peter Roskam said he wants another term in the U.S. House to continue the work he’s started to get the economy back on track. Democratic op ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • County Board District 11 candidates discuss Settler’s Hill issues

    ST. CHARLES – Democrat Martha Hanna and Republican John Martin are seeking to fill the District 11 seat on the Kane County Board, facing each other in ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Voters to pick between Fox River, Elburn fire districts

    Select voters in the Elburn fire district will decide Nov. 4 whether they want to join the Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • Incident from 34 years ago surfaces at sheriff forum

    ST. CHARLES – When he was a young Kane County Sheriff’s deputy, Donald Kramer said he once drew his unloaded service revolver to demonstrate a quick-d ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 8:32 pm
  • U.S. House race for Illinois 6th District: Peter Roskam going for 5th term against Michael Mason

    Republican Peter Roskam said he wants another term in the U.S. House to continue the work he’s started to get the economy back on track. Democratic op ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Burd, Wheeler differ on issues at candidate forum

    ST. CHARLES – In the race for state representative in Illinois District 50, Republican Keith Wheeler of Oswego and Democrat Valerie Burd of Yorkville ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Batavia residents weigh in on District 101 $15M referendum

    BATAVIA – A proposed plan to fund improvements to the athletic fields at Batavia High School, along with other districtwide capital projects as part o ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 6:05 pm
  • Batavia school officials answer questions about referendum

    BATAVIA – Residents peppered Batavia School District 101 officials with questions during Tuesday’s public information meeting on the district’s $15 mi ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Joliet native is running Secretary of State

    JOLIET – Republican candidate Mike Webster has an uphill battle to the Illinois Secretary of State's office, but he hopes to provide vigor in an offic ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 7:30 pm
  • Sheriff candidates clash

    The race for Kane County sheriff between Republican Don Kramer and Democrat Willie Mayes is not only a contest between two experienced, educated lawme ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 6:59 pm
  • Summers challenges Weber for county treasurer

    Democrat Laurie Summers will try to unseat Republican County Treasurer Steve Weber in the Nov. 4 election.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • McHenry County Board District 5 race: Candidates focus on Route 47 corridor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Improving transportation infrastructure, especially the Route 47 corridor, is the most pressing priority for the three candidates runni ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Hultgren, Anderson divided on issues in 14th Congressional District race

    A Republican congressman said he is running for re-election to continue the work he’s started in Washington, D.C. His Democratic challenger seeks to c ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:19 pm
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