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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Election Forum Live Feed

To watch a live feed of provided by Harrisonville Telephone Company of tonight's Meet the Candidates Election Forum hosted at Waterloo High School by the...

Dispatching contract in the works

Waterloo is working to finalize a three-year contract for emergency dispatch services provided by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department, it was learned at the...

Cannabis on county’s mind

The imminent legalization of recreational marijuana in Illinois on Jan. 1 and how Monroe County will deal with it was a major discussion item...

Cameras, new biz and noise in Waterloo

Surveillance cameras for downtown, a new business development near Schnucks and a noise ordinance complaint against a local bar were the highlights from Monday’s...

Hirsch files for county sheriff’s race

Kevin Hirsch, 56, of Fults, turned in petitions Monday at the Monroe County Clerk's office with 970 signatures, more than enough to qualify as...

Columbia approves budget

The Columbia City Council hosted a public hearing prior to its special meeting Monday night to approve the city’s budget for the fiscal year ending...

County talks leases, levees and more

The Monroe County Board of Commissioners met in a short session Monday morning at the courthouse. Leases were updated for two entities to cover periods...

Tax bills on the way

Property tax bills are being printed this week at MAR Graphics in Valmeyer and should be in county mailboxes soon. The Monroe County Treasurer’s Office...

Spring election process starting

Illinoisans anticipate a lot of excitement for the upcoming November elections with county, state and national candidates running for office. But just over the horizon...

Langenstein announces candidacy for state senate

A Murphysboro attorney has thrown her hat into the ring for the 58th District state senate seat to be vacated by longtime Sen. Dave...

ISBA rates judicial candidates

The Illinois State Bar Association has rated the candidates  for judicial seats ahead of the Nov. 6 election. The ratings come from an advisory...

Green joins county board race

Republican George Green announced Tuesday that he plans to challenge incumbent Republican Bob Elmore for a spot on the Monroe County Board of Commissioners.  “My...
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