Local Government

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 […]

New title fee changes announced

Due to action by the Illinois General Assembly, the state has implemented increases in title fees. Money […]

Bourne questions intent behind expansive abortion bill

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter On June 12 Governor J. B. Pritzker signed House Bill 25, […]

First responders recognized by mayor at Council meeting

By: CHRIS BEST Enquirer Democrat contributor During the July 1 Carlinville City Council meeting, Lieutenant Derek Graham […]

Council prepares to update city ordinances

By: Chris Best Enquirer Democrat Reporter On Monday, June 24, Carlinville City Council held a special meeting […]

County officials in support of proposal to merge

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Earlier this month, Macoupin County Clerk Pete Duncan announced a plan […]