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  • Anderson to host town hall in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Dennis Anderson, the Democratic challenger to incumbent U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will host a town hall with voters from 7 to 8: ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Endorsement: Rauner for Illinois governor Illinois governor: Rauner

    Gov. Pat Quinn has had more than five years to guide Illinois toward a brighter fiscal future.Instea ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • 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
  • Endorsement: White for Illinois secretary of state

    In his four terms as Illinois’ secretary of state, Jesse White has been a champion of making our roads safer to drive.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois attorney general: Madigan

    Paul Schimpf, the Republican challenger in the race to unseat incumbent Attorney General Lisa Madigan, says the AG’s office should focus more on fight ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois treasurer: Cross

    Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is leaving office after a failed bid to win the Republican nomination for governor.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois comptroller: Topinka

    Republican Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka is seeking a second term. Democratic Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon and Libertarian Julie Fox hope to unseat ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 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. 17, 2014 - 7:37 am

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