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General Election turnout exceeds expectations

Macoupin County voters turned out in droves for this year’s midterm General Election. Turnout last Tuesday was […]

City Council holds brief meeting

Carlinville City Council’s first meeting for November was a short, simple one, lasting less than half an […]

Merchants Night attracts local trick-or-treaters

A family of pink poodles makes their way around the Carlinville Square during Merchant’s Night on Thursday, […]

Dow man arrested following manhunt

A 30-year-old man from Dow is being held in Macoupin County Jail following a manhunt on Saturday, […]

Chamber accepting questions on IARWC

In an effort to help clear up any confusion about the Illinois Alluvial Regional Water Company, Carlinville […]

Prairieland Ambulance receives grant

Rural Electric Convenience Cooperative (RECC) has selected Prairieland Ambulance as the recipient of this year’s $5,000 Co-op […]

Dunn’s Ambulance Service no longer operating in Carlinville

CARLINVILLE (Oct. 4, 2018) – As of 7 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 27, Carlinville is again served by […]

Park district approves proposed pool improvements

Hainsfurther Wall sign located CARLINVILLE (Sept. 27, 2018) – Carlinville Park District at Thursday’s monthly board meeting […]

Council approves paying legal counsel

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 20, 2018) – In a brief meeting Monday night, Carlinville City Council unanimously approved paying […]

Watson explains reasoning for opioid lawsuit

COUNTY (Sept. 13, 2018) – Macoupin County State’s Attorney Jennifer Watson says she filed a lawsuit against […]