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Illinois officials: State optimistic about ‘flattening the curve’

By JERRY NOWICKI – Capitol News Illinois Posted April 15, 2020 SPRINGFIELD — The percentage of intensive care […]

Coronavirus 2020: CDC recommends face coverings

The first confirmed positive case of coronavirus was reported April 1 by the Macoupin County Public Health […]


First positive COVID-19 test confirmed in county

A woman in her 50s has become the first individual to test positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19), […]

Doris Karnes

Doris Emalyn Karnes, 89, of Bunker Hill, died Thursday, March 26, 2020, at Cedarhurst Senior Living in […]

Open letter from Carlinville schools superintendent

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