In a hotly-contested campaign, Jim Rowe earned the voters trust in the race for Kankakee County State’s Attorney. Rowe defeated Republican Ed Glazar 53 - 47%. Rowe said it’s about change and reform in the prosecutors’ office.
Rowe picked up 24,314 votes to Glazar’s 21,282.
Nick Allen was appointed to the Treasurer’s job when Mark Frechette retired. Allen lost his bid to keep the job, losing to Republican Nick Africano. Africano was given 23, 660 votes to Allen’s 21, 262.
The Circuit Clerk’s race went to Sandra Cianci (27,296) over Jeffery Hackley (17, 817).
The Auditor’s contest was won by Jake Lee over Deborah Woodruff 23,394 to 21,098.