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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...

Prairie du Rocher levee facing financial pressures

The levee that protects Prairie du Rocher has been the focus of millions of dollars of work in recent years to ensure the community’s...

Monroe County’s final multiplier announced

Monroe County has been issued a final property assessment equalization factor of 1.0000, according to Brian Hamer, Director of the Illinois Department of Revenue...

County’s tentative multiplier issued

Monroe County has been issued a tentative property assessment equalization factor of 1.0000, according to the Illinois Department of Revenue. Assessments in Monroe County are...

River traffic still flowing, for now

Area rain and snow over the past weekend have brought a temporary reprieve for barge shippers on the middle Mississippi River. Combined with recently completed...

IRS to open tax filing season Jan. 31

The Internal Revenue Service announced plans last week to open the 2014 filing season on Jan. 31 and encouraged taxpayers to use e-file or...

Luechtefeld not seeking another term

Dave Luechtefeld, 74, who has served as state senator of the 58th legislative district that includes Monroe County, has decided against running for another...

Shutdown has minimal local impact

Monroe County citizens are among those across the country who are feeling the impact of the federal government shutdown, albeit to a lesser extent...

Bicentennial cake a labor of love for local artist

The second of two ceremonial cakes in honor of the Monroe County Bicentennial is almost ready for display. Monroe County was chosen to help celebrate...

Health department offers valuable services

Hundreds of residents pass by the Monroe County Health Department at the Annex Building along Route 3 in Waterloo and give little or no...

Ex-employee files unlawful termination suit against county assessor

A former employee of the Monroe County Assessor's Office filed a lawsuit against Monroe County Assessor Carl Wuertz in federal court this week alleging...

Forum brings candidates out to shine

The 2016 Meet the Candidates Election Forum is in the books, and the approximately 150 Monroe Countians who attended the event at Waterloo High...
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