Local Government

County Board meeting dominated by pharmaceutical debate between

By JORDAN GRUCZA Coal Country Times Reporter The two guest speakers at Tuesday’s Macoupin County Board meeting […]

Council meeting includes solar areas, rental cabins, ‘lake

The Gillespie City Council meeting on Monday first opened the floor to George Link, a visiting resident […]

Woodard and Curran presents annual report to City

By: CHRIS BEST Enquirer Democrat contributor Woodard and Curran Project Manager Dan Held presented the executive summary […]

Pritzker tops 100 bills signed with distracted driving,

By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois jnowicki@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B. Pritzker surpassed 100 bills signed as […]

Community members raise deep concerns over Shay Mine

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Concerned residents of Macoupin County attended a public hearing last Thursday […]

Manar receives Friend of Infrastructure Award, tours Macoupin

SPRINGFIELD – State Senator Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) was honored with the Friend of Infrastructure Award by […]

Lawmakers call for review of Goodwill’s state contracts

Pressure still on Illinois not-for-profit despite its reversal of controversial decision By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois […]

Carlinville agrees to $90,000 settlement for FOIA related

By: CHRIS BEST Enquirer Democrat writer At an eventful July 15 city council meeting, the Carlinville City […]

Resolution passes to form committee to address Illinois

By JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter On May 31, both the House and Senate adopted a joint […]

Finance committee focuses on precints, budget proposals

By JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Discussion at the July 3 county finance meeting was dominated by […]