Missouri Rep. Nate Walker is running for the state Senate seat that will be vacated by Sen. Brian Munzlinger in January 2019. Walker, 65, is the fourth Republican to announce his campaign for the 18th District seat.
Pittsfield business owner Jonas Petty is making a run in the Republican primary for the Illinois House seat currently held by state Rep. C.D. Davidsmeyer, R-Jacksonville.
LaGrange residents will vote on two issues in a special election Tuesday. City residents will vote on a "use tax" on out-of-state purchases made by Missouri residents.