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Colp, Illinois Will Decide Mayor’s Race With a Coin Flip

I'm sure the very first question that comes to mind is "Where the h*** is Colp, Illinois?" Good question, but next time, let's watch the language. Colp, Illinois is almost exactly 367.2 miles south of Rockford, or about a 5 hour, 20 minute ride down I-39 to I-57.

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If You’re Sick of Political Yard Signs Around Rockford, You’re Not Alone

I once worked for a local political campaign, and while my candidate didn't win the election, he won my enduring respect for insisting that the campaign staff quickly remove all of his many yard signs from wherever they'd been placed. I can think of many other candidates over the years who didn't make that a priority.

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Congressman Kinzinger Reacts to Tuesday’s Election Results

Illinois' 16th District Congressman, Adam Kinzinger, took some time out of a busy morning, at the tail-end of a crazy week in Washington, to give the WROK Morning Show his thoughts on a new administration, and what changes we can expect to see in the near future.

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NIU Political Science Professor Matt Streb and Riley O’Neil Discuss the Election Results

Every Wednesday morning after the 8:30 news, I'm lucky enough to be joined by Northern Illinois University political science professor, Matt Streb, and for the last few months I've really been enjoying Matt's take on an increasingly bizarre presidential race.

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Sarah Palin Gives Wild, Wacky Endorsement of Donald Trump

The race for the Republican presidential nomination got a major kick in the headlines on Tuesday when Sarah Palin threw her support behind Donald Trump.

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Iowa Man Loses Election When No One Turns Out To Vote

I've heard of low-turnout elections before, but this one takes the cake.

An Iowa man who was the only candidate for a school board seat ended up with zero votes...

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New Leaders Elected In Stateline Area Communities

Stateline area voters went to the polls this Election Day in record low numbers. Turnout inĀ  Winnebago County was around 10 percent of registered voters...

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2014 Midterm Election Results For Rockford Area

Following are the unofficial results for the 2014 Midterm Elections.

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Election Night Prep On the Governor’s Race

As we prepare for Election Night coverage, I wanted to pass along a couple of tools that might allow you to be a more-informed voter/citizen when it comes to parsing the returns...

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Voting Problems Reportedly Continue In Rock Island County [VIDEO]

Last week we told you about alleged Election law violations taking place in Rock Island County. Then on Monday we heard reports of errors happening of voting machines in the same location...

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