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Herrin Police Report

HERRIN – The following information was released by the Herrin Police Department on Tuesday, August 31, 2021. James B. Duppong Age 46 From: Carterville, IL Arrested on 08-18-2021 for threatening public official and criminal damage to property.   Randy L. Weir Age 60 From: Herrin, IL Arrested on 08-19-21 for unlawful display of registration and

Paving Begins Tonight on Main Street in Carmi

CARMI – The City of Carmi has been informed by IDOT that their contractor will begin paving Main Street tonight, weather permitting. The contractor will be paving from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Please do not park along Main Street during the hours the contractor will be working.

COVID-19 Mitigations Announced for Upcoming McLeansboro Fall Festival

MCLEANSBORO – The Hamilton County Health Department and the McLeansboro Kiwanis Club have announced mitigations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 during the upcoming McLeansboro Fall Festival on Sept. 9–11. All festival attendees, regardless of vaccination status, are encouraged to wear masks. Anyone who is sick or exhibiting any of the following symptoms including cough,