Local Government

Insurance talk heats up at county finance meeting

Employees’ health insurance options were reviewed by the Macoupin County Board’s finance committee at their meeting Tuesday, […]

Tentative CBA approved by school board

The Carlinville School District Unit 1 approved the Tentative Collective Bargaining Agreement negotiated with the Carlinville Education […]

New management of water, sewer discussed

Discussion of a possible transfer of the Public Works water and sewer department to a private business […]

City finance committee meeting held

The Carlinville City Finance Committee discussed an array of topics  at its monthly meeting Monday evening. Dick […]

City faces major issues with water production, waste

During the June 15 meeting of Carlinville’s City Council, members heard a report from Public Works Director […]

Concealed carry a non-issue in county

Since Illinois’ concealed carry law went into effect at the beginning of 2014, the law has not […]

Funds running out for court reporters

If the state doesn’t find a way to pay its court reporters, court cases throughout the state […]

County rejects school facilities tax

County rejects school facilities tax November 4, 2014 – By a margin of just 101 votes, residents of […]

County board race final

County board race final November 4, 2014 – County Board incumbents in District 3, which includes the […]

Kahl wins sheriff seat

Kahl wins sheriff seat November 4, 2014 – Democratic candidate Shawn Kahl will be the next Macoupin […]