SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) today announced the launch of a new user-friendly licensing, registration and reservation platform for outdoor enthusiasts interested in hunting, fishing, boating, snowmobiling and camping. Visitors to https://ExploreMoreIL.com and
Effective immediately, the Burrell’s Woods Campground is closed to recreational camping due to COVID-19 concerns. In addition, the City of Carmi would like to remind the public the playgrounds are closed as well. The park does remain open for those wishing to take a walk;... Read More.
The White County Sheriff’s office says White County emergency dispatch received a call Friday advising that a subject matching the description of Sanjay Lewis, the man wanted for questioning in a double stabbing that occurred... Read More.
The City of Grayville convened for their second monthly meeting Monday night at City Hall. Commissioner Josh Downs was the only official absent. Following a 15 minute executive session, the board approved giving City Attorney Jay Walden permission to address delinquent revolving loan accounts. Commissioner... Read More.
The Grayville City Council met Tuesday night for the final time in 2017. Following approval of the consent agenda and the Treasurer’s report, the Council met in executive session for thirty minutes to discuss personnel matters and the Rain for Rent lease. No action... Read More.
Forest Service staff and a volunteer from Jeep’NShawnee club are building a new picnic shelter at Pine Hills Campground. “We come here quite a bit and wanted to help in preserving and improving this place so that everyone in the future can enjoy it,” said... Read More.
It was an exciting night at Grayville’s first City Council meeting in March. Following approval of the consent agenda, treasurer’s report, and a purchase order for billing paper for the utility departments, the Council heard a presentation from Joe Hillenbrand about a new Wild... Read More.