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State’s stay-at-home order extended through May 30

Posted Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 5:05 p.m. By BEN ORNER Capitol News Illinois Illinois Gov. J.B. […]

141,000 file initial unemployment claims in Illinois

By JERRY NOWICKI/Capitol News Illinois SPRINGFIELD — In the week ending April 11, another 141,049 Illinoisans filed […]


MCPHD works to assure patients’ safety

The Macoupin County Public Health Department continues to work to assure the safety of patients and employees […]

Congressman Davis: ‘We’re in unprecedented times in our

By: JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter On Monday, Illinois Congressman Rodney Davis was in pursuit of community […]

Carlinville Area Hospital taking measures to protect patients

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to loom, Carlinville Area Hospital also continues to plan and prepare. […]

Restaurants working to provide drive-thru, curbside food options

After Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s announcement to bar customers from dining inside restaurants and congregating in bars, several […]

Police apprehend alleged burglary, theft suspects

Two individuals remain in custody in the Macoupin County Jail after an incident Sunday, March 8, at […]

Heinz Furniture now offers design services

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor Katie Jackson is bringing her designing background to Heinz Furntiture. “I’ll […]

Carlinville marks next hot spot for Max-A-Million’s

By JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter As of October 2019, the city of Carlinville now houses four […]