Election

Mattson, Ventura both get endorsements from local Democratic public officials

State Rep. Natalie Manley and former state Sen. John Connor announced their support for Mattson

2022 election, rachel ventura, eric mattson
Alex Ortiz

Alex Ortiz

Alex Ortiz is a reporter for The Herald-News in Joliet. Originally from Romeoville, Ill., he joined The Herald-News in 2017 and mostly covers Will County government, politics, education and more. He earned his bachelor's degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a master's degree from Northwestern University.