2014 Election Coverage

Election Coverage

Election Coverage

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 7:00am

In her shoes: Spending Election Day with Champaign Mayor Deb Feinen

In her shoes: Spending Election Day with Champaign Mayor Deb Feinen

Feinen wrapped up her re-election campaign with a huge win Tuesday, the product of knocking on thousands of doors, help from the Chamber of Commerce, and a team effort by a politically diverse group of incumbents. So what was Tuesday like?


Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am

Champaign government unchanged as mayor, 3 council incumbents retain seats

Champaign government unchanged as mayor, 3 council incumbents retain seats

Deb Frank Feinen beat her opponent, Azark Cobbs, with a resounding 84.3 percent of the vote, while Tom Bruno, Matthew Gladney and Will Kyles were the top three vote-getters in an eight-way race for three at-large seats.


Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am

Champaign school board incumbents keep seats, welcome a newcomer

Champaign school board incumbents keep seats, welcome a newcomer

Chris Kloeppel, Amy Armstrong and Kathy Shannon won back their seats Tuesday night, extending each of their stays to two terms, while newcomer Elizabeth Sotiropoulos became the newest face to join the board.


Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am

Urbana school board incumbents handily win another term

Urbana school board incumbents handily win another term

Anne Hall (Subdistrict 4) and Paul Poulosky (Subdistrict 6) both easily won their seat back.


Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am

Danville's leader decisively removes 'acting' from title of mayor

Danville's leader decisively removes 'acting' from title of mayor

Rickey Williams Jr. easily won Tuesday's four-way race, besting second-place candidate Jim McMahon by more than 1,000 votes.


Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am

All three Danville school board incumbents earn another term

All three Danville school board incumbents earn another term

Voters in the district returned Bill Dobbles, Thomas Miller and Gladys Davis to their seats Tuesday.


Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am

Newcomers oust two incumbent Danville aldermen; rest get another term

Newcomers oust two incumbent Danville aldermen; rest get another term

Three of five incumbent aldermen survived challenges in Tuesday's election for four more years on the city's 14-member council. Incumbents Lloyd Randle, Ward 7, and Jon Cooper, Ward 6, were defeated by challengers.


Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:00am

Voters grant two Parkland College trustees another term

Voters grant two Parkland College trustees another term

Bianca Green and Jonathan Westfield were re-election Tuesday to matching six-year terms.