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Public works committee recommends to cap project payment

By Rick Wade The mayor’s public works and lakes committee unanimously recommended Jan. 15 that the city […]

Park board to consider adding employee health insurance

By Daniel Winningham The Carlinville Park Board could possibly consider offering employee health insurance in the near […]

Finance committee endorses proposed bike trail

By Rick Wade The city council finance committee voted unanimously Jan. 14 to recommend that the city […]

Flu on the rise in county

By Misty Fritz After a few mild years and a slow start to the season, influenza is […]

McCann sworn in for second term

By Rick Wade Surrounded by his loved ones, Ill. State Sen. William “Sam” McCann (R-Carlinville) repeated the […]

New senator looks ahead

By Rick Wade As he starts his new job in Springfield, freshman Ill. State Sen. Andy Manar […]

Manar takes oath of office

By Rick Wade Inauguration day for the 98th General Assembly Jan. 9 was as much about family […]

4H Lucky Birds gather for monthly meeting

The Jan. 6 meeting of the 4H Lucky Birds was called to order at 6 p.m. by […]

Big announcement planned by Carlinville Winning Communities

By Rick Wade Carlinville Winning Communities (CWC) is planning a celebration – and the entire city is […]

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Candidates file for Carlinville city council election

By Misty Fritz This year, for the first time, Carlinville residents will select aldermen for four wards […]