TEUTOPOLIS…State Representative Adam Niemerg (R-Dieterich) is angry that Gov. JB Pritzker signed into law today House Bill 3653 that mandates body cameras for all of Illinois law enforcement; removes cash bail requirements that will put criminals back on the streets, and allows for “anonymous”... Read More.
Hospital Assessment Program proposal could provide additional $250 million Springfield – Illinois hospitals have begun receiving $75 million in new stability payments to help fight COVID-19, the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) announced today. The funds will help hospitals continue to... Read More.
A 50 year old Carmi man, Timothy L. Roberts, is behind bars in the White County jail, following a report of a physical fight Thursday afternoon at the apartments located at 203 6th Street in Carmi. CPD spoke with David Whetstone about what had... Read More.
Carmi Police were called to break up what’s described as “a large fight” Wednesday morning. Officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Sycamore just after 11am in response to a report of a fight in progress with an alleged large number of combatants. ... Read More.
Citizens are working together to send a message to those who they say want to close or restrict access to an area they love. A petition has been added online at https://www.ipetitions.com on behalf of citizens and visitors of Maunie stating they oppose and... Read More.
Carmi Police were dispatched to a report of a fight in progress at a residence on 4th Street just after midnight Wednesday morning. After speaking with the residents involved in the verbal altercation, officers arrested 19... Read More.
Carmi Police responded to a call about a fight in progress at a residence on Gilpin Street early Friday morning and arrested 19 year old Elizabeth Starr of Carmi for illegal consumption of alcohol by... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) was awarded a federal grant for over $16 million to fight Illinois’ opioid crisis. The grant is funded through the 21st Century Cures Act which includes an estimated $1 billion to states over the next two years... Read More.
Carmi Police arrested a Carmi-White County High School student on Tuesday after a fight in the auditorium. The 17 year old female juvenile was taken into custody after it was reported she attacked another student just after 8 am. The two students were separated by... Read More.