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Council discusses raising sewer rates to meet grant

City treasurer Dan Fisher opened the Gillespie city council meeting Monday  with a discussion on the future […]

Health department urges calm amid coronavirus concerns

The Macoupin County Public Health Department understands there are concerns about novel, meaning new, coronavirus, also known […]

IDNR closes all sites; polling site changed

To further prevent the spread of COVID-19, and in accordance with the Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamation issued on […]

Open letter from Carlinville schools superintendent

Friday, March 13, 2020, Governor Pritzker issued Executive Order 2020-05 closing all public and nonpublic schools beginning […]

Governor announces closure of bars, restaurants March 17-30

By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois phancock@capitolnewsillinois.com Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker took an unprecedented step Sunday to […]

A running list of cancellations/postponements

The Enquirer Democrat has been receiving many updates on ongoing or upcoming events that have been canceled […]

Census Bureau reaches highest recruiting goals, begins selections

The U.S. Census Bureau is beginning its selection process to hire up to 500,000 census takers for […]

Health department urges calm amid coronavirus concerns

The Macoupin County Public Health Department understands there are concerns about novel, meaning new, coronavirus, also known […]

Student In the News 3-12-2020

Southeast Missouri State University has announced its fall 2019 graduates. Morgan Kiffmeyer of Bunker Hill graduated with […]

Police apprehend alleged burglary, theft suspects

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