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City settles with chemical giant Syngenta

By Rick Wade The city of Carlinville got a late Christmas present: a hefty check settling a […]

Crimes and accidents Jan. 17, 2013

Accidents Nancy A. Mallow, 60, of Godfrey was involved in a single-vehicle accident Jan. 3 at the […]

Court news Jan. 17, 2013

Marriages Rusty C. Kruckeberg and Jessika P. Spickerman, both of Bunker Hill. Carl R. Gotcher, Atwater, and […]

Carlinville High School Post Prom Committee to hold

The Carlinville High School Post Prom Committee will be holding a fish fry Friday, Jan. 25, from […]

School Board candidates for election

Four individuals filed for three Carlinville School Board of Education seats which are up for election the […]

Board adopts services agreement for facility improvements

By Daniel Winningham Carlinville Community Unit School District No. 1 moved closer to updating portions of the […]

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 […]