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Who’s on the Ballot: Know your Candidates

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October 25, 2020

Below is a list of the articles that our staff has written covering all of the candidates on the ballot, including local Illinois candidates from WTHS districts. Use this list to read and learn more about...

Who’s on the Ballot: Lake County Circuit Court Clerk

October 25, 2020

The Lake County Circuit Clerk manages and keeps all of the legal documents for the County. It’s who you go to if you need a marriage license, a passport, to pay fines, and more. However, it is more...

Who’s on the Ballot: North Shore Water Trustee

October 25, 2020

The North Shore Water Reclamation District owns and operates the sewer lines for Grayslake, Gurnee, Waukegan, North Chicago, Lake Bluff and Lake Forest. The NSWRD is run by an elected Board of Trustees...

Who’s On The Ballot: The Competing Candidates For Lake County Coroner

Who's On The Ballot: The Competing Candidates For Lake County Coroner
October 25, 2020

The Lake County Election has already started, and voting will conclude on November 3rd, 2020 at 7:00 P.M.. Running for Lake County Coroner this year are two strong candidates: incumbent Dr. Howard Cooper...

Who’s On The Ballot: The Illinois Election For Senate

Who's On The Ballot: The Illinois Election For Senate
October 25, 2020

As the election closely approaches its end, voters struggle to pick a candidate for Illinois senator. Five candidates are running this year for the Senate from Illinois: Dick Durbin (incumbent from the...

Who’s on the Ballot: US Representative, IL 10th Congressional District

Who's on the Ballot: US Representative, IL 10th Congressional District
October 25, 2020

There are currently 435 US Representatives that make up the House of Representatives in Washington D.C. Their job is to create, review, and pass legislation to the benefit of the country. Brad Schneider,...

Who’s on the Ballot: US Representative, IL 14th Congressional District

Who's on the Ballot: US Representative, IL 14th Congressional District
October 25, 2020

     There are currently 435 US Representatives that make up the House of Representatives in Washington D.C. Their job is to create, review, and pass legislation to the benefit of the country. Lauren...

Who’s on the Ballot: State Representative, 61st District

Who's on the Ballot: State Representative, 61st District
October 25, 2020

*Note: Rita Mayfield is running unopposed in the 60th district election, and as such, no article was written      There are 118 seats in the Illinois House of Representatives. Much like the U.S....

The Fair Tax Amendment

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October 25, 2020

This year on the ballot, Illinoisans will be choosing whether or not to change the current income tax system from a flat tax to a graduated tax. The Illinois Fair Tax amendment calls for those who have...

Who’s on the Ballot: What You Need to Know About Your US Senate Candidates

October 23, 2020

Election season has begun and many people are voting early or by mail in America. Often people vote for one party on every section without checking the policies of each candidate, which has caused a partisan...

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