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  • Rauner chosen to duke it out with Quinn for governor's seat

    As a newcomer to Illinois politics, wealthy venture capitalist Bruce Rauner beat out three veteran lawmakers for the Republican nomination in Tuesday' ...
    March 19, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • Martin nabs Republican nomination for Kane County Board District 11

    Republican John Martin celebrated at home with his family Tuesday night once the unofficial election results showed he won the primary race for Distri ...
    March 19, 2014 - 6:46 am
  • Andersson wins Republican nomination for 65th District

    Geneva Library Board Trustee Steve Andersson won Tuesday's Republican nomination in the race for 65th District state representative.
    March 19, 2014 - 6:34 am
  • Wheeler dominates GOP race in 50th state district

    Keith Wheeler emerged as the clear choice Tuesday night, dominating a four-candidate race to become the Republican nominee for the 50th District state ...
    March 19, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Senger wins 11th Congressional District race

    State Rep. Darlene Senger will face U.S. Rep. Bill Foster in November in the race for the 11th Congressional District seat.
    March 19, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • 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.
    March 19, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Oberweis defeats Truax in U.S. Senate race

    State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R-Sugar Grove, on Tuesday defeated political novice Doug Truax of Downers Grove in the U.S. Senate Republican primary.
    March 19, 2014 - 6:36 am
  • Lenert unseats Taylor in county board race

    Melisa Taylor's time on the Kane County Board will end this year, as long as unofficial election results from the Republican primary late Tuesday hold ...
    March 19, 2014 - 6:36 am
  • Show You Care Kane referendum falls short

    The massive effort in the past year to support a property tax increase of 0.1 percent in Kane County came to a resounding defeat Tuesday, according to ...
    March 18, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Cunningham defeats Davoust in GOP clerk race

    Three-term incumbent Jack Cunningham won the Republican nomination to seek a fourth term as Kane County clerk, according to unofficial results in Tues ...
    March 19, 2014 - 6:35 am
  • Petting zoo animals recovering

    GENEVA – The 93 animals moved last week from an impounded petting zoo are doing well, Kane County Animal Control Administrator Rob Sauceda told a coun ...
    April 8, 2014 - 1:59 pm
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