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Sun Sets On 2020 Monroe County Fair…

By Monroe County Independent | May 26, 2020

Monroe County’s most popular and cherished tradition has become the latest casualty of the coronavirus. Monroe County Fair Board President Donnie Schrader announced in a press release Tuesday evening that there will be no 2020 fair. The move breaks a 72-year run that began in the 1940s as an agriculture-centered event where young people showed …

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Waterloo Driver’s License Facility To Re-Open June 2

By Monroe County Independent | May 26, 2020

Illinois Secretary of State offices throughout Illinois will reopen in June. The Waterloo facility will open Tuesday, June 2 since they are normally closed on Mondays. From June 2 through July 31, the office will serve only new drivers, customers with expired driver’s licenses/ID cards, and vehicle transactions. Those wishing to renew a vehicle sticker …

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Guideline For Workplace Reopening In Phase 3

By Monroe County Independent | May 24, 2020

Industry-specific guidelines have been announced which allow for the safe re-opening of businesses as the state progresses into the next phase of the Restore Illinois plan. All four regions of the state are on track to advance to Phase 3 by May 29, allowing businesses to reopen in the following industries: retail, offices, manufacturing, barbershops …

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Sun Sets On 2020 Monroe County Fair…

Monroe County’s most popular and cherished tradition has become the latest casualty of the coronavirus. Monroe County Fair Board President Donnie Schrader announced in a press release Tuesday evening that there will be no 2020 fair. The move breaks a 72-year run that began in the 1940s as an agriculture-centered event where young people showed……

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