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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 – City 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 – Votes 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 – The 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 – Campton 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