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Welcome to DeKalb County's 2017 Election Central

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Latest news on the local elections

  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Charmaine Fioretto, candidate for Cortland Mayor

    Cortland Mayor candidate Charmaine Fioretto submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Cortland Mayor race.
    March 24, 2017 - 1:46 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Russell Stokes, candidate for Cortland Mayor

    Cortland Mayor candidate Russell Stokes submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Cortland Mayor race.
    March 24, 2017 - 1:44 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Peter Robinson, candidate for Waterman Village President

    Waterman Village President candidate Peter Robinson submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Waterman Villa ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:39 am
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Ron Edwards, candidate for Sycamore Township Highway Commissioner

    Sycamore Township Highway Commissioner candidate Ron Edwards submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Sycam ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:27 am
  • DeKalb mayoral candidates discuss community support for NIU at forum

    DeKALB – Efforts to make Northern Illinois University a more integral part of the community was an issue DeKalb’s four mayoral candidates discussed du ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Cheryl Aldis, candidate for Cortland Clerk

    Cortland Clerk candidate Cheryl Aldis submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Cortland Clerk race.
    March 21, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Sally Jones, candidate for Kirkland Village Trustee

    Kirkland Village Trustee candidate Sally Jones submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Kirkland Village Tr ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Early voter turnout subdued as 4 new polling places open in DeKalb County

    DeKALB – Election judge John Horn of Sycamore, who was monitoring early voting at Northern Illinois University’s Holmes Student Center, said only thre ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Darryl Beach, candidate for Waterman Village President

    Waterman Village President candidate Darryl Beach submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Waterman Village ...
    March 20, 2017 - 4:33 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Shaney Herrmann, candidate for Sycamore City Clerk

    Sycamore City Clerk candidate Shaney Herrmann submitted this questionnaire, answering the Daily Chronicle's questions in the 2017 Sycamore City Clerk ...
    March 20, 2017 - 10:50 am
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