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Local Election News

  • Former mayors, colleagues praise retiring St. Charles alderman Jim Martin

    ST. CHARLES – Jim Martin said it was exactly 16 years ago when he was taken to the hospital in a near-death situation.
    May 4, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Brown, Flanagan step down after 46 years of service to Geneva

    GENEVA –áCity officials said goodbye to two long-serving aldermen Monday, as those newly elected and re-elected were sworn in.
    May 4, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • April 7 election results now certified, official

    GENEVA –áVotes for the April 7 consolidated election are now certified and official, Kane County Chief Deputy Clerk of Elections Suzanne Fahnestock sa ...
    April 28, 2015 - 9:04 pm
  • Absentee ballots confirm winners in close races

    With absentee ballots counted, results in two close Kane County races in the April 7 consolidated are decided, though results are still unofficial unt ...
    April 21, 2015 - 5:15 pm
  • Kramer campaign manager faces trial on domestic battery charges

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP –áThe man who served as campaign manager for Kane County Sheriff Donald Kramer’s successful election Nov. 4 is facing a jury tria ...
    April 23, 2015 - 5:41 pm
  • 14 percent of registered voters participated in Tuesday’s election

    Only 13.62 percent of those eligible to vote chose to cast ballots in Tuesday’s consolidated election.
    April 8, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Close race results in Geneva’s 1st Ward, Kaneland’s school board

    Two close races in Tuesday’s consolidated election illustrate an often-said adage that every vote counts.
    April 8, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Campton Hills poised for change with new leadership

    CAMPTON HILLS –áCampton Hills will go on without its chief incorporator and first village president at the helm, following Tuesday’s election results.
    April 8, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Residents approve District 129’s $84.2M referendum

    Residents on Tuesday night approved West Aurora School District 129’s $84.2 million building bond referendum.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Todd Bancroft keeps Ward 3 seat in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles resident who was appointed by Mayor Ray Rogina in 2013 looks like he will keep his Ward 3 seat for four more years.
    April 8, 2015 - 12:25 am