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Edgar County Airport – Revisiting the fraudulent grant application…

September 20, 2014   ·   1 Comments

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EDGAR CO. (ECWd) – As with may of the items we get involved with, it sometimes takes months or even years to finally come around ...

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Clark County Park Board Evades Question From County Board –

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) – It is simply amazing the things people will say to push their personal agendas when it comes to the Clark ...

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First Ever “No Confidence” Vote in the History of College of DuPage –

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – The faculty at the College of DuPage has passed a no confidence vote on the current School President, Dr. Robert Breuder. ...

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Proud of it? Put your name on it…Part II

EDGAR CO. (ECWd) – It’s becoming ever so clear there is a person or group of people within the Sheriff’s office that will stoop to ...

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Gov. Quinn keeps animal abuser on state payroll…

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) –  Gov. Quinn keeps animal abuser on state payroll Incumbent Governor Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner have been trading barbs ...

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County Board Member Dale English Resigns…

EDGAR CO. (ECWd) – Edgar County Board member Dale English submitted his resignation to the County Clerk today. “It is with regret that I announce ...

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Vermilion County Board votes to review Wind Farm Ordinance

VERMILION CO., IL. (ECWd) – “THE RESOLUTION” begins “WINDS OF CHANGE” On September 9th, 2014, the Vermilion County board put a resolution on the agenda ...

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Clark County Park Board mentioned in National Law Review –

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) – Illinois Park District Board Settles Open Meetings Act Lawsuit posted on: Thursday, September 11, 2014 From The National Law Review: ...

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Vermilion County Landowners Causing Need For Zoning…

VERMILION CO., IL. (ECWd) – At the Sept 9, 2014 Vermilion County board meeting, the Illinois Farm Bureau (IFB) and farmers on the board came ...

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Quinn’s Lobbyist Amnesia

Springfield, IL (ECWd) – Gov’s Chief of Staff becomes top lobbyist- no disclosure on official statement. Yesterday we presented Pat Quinn’s Economic Disclosures and found ...

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Pat Quinn – The Indigent Illinois Governor

Springfield, IL (ECWd) – Quinn claims no assets on personal economic disclosures With all the class warfare going in with the Governor’s race and millions ...

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AG: Lemont Mayor demanding home address for public comment violates law –

LEMONT, IL. (ECWd) – During the Village of Lemont’s April 14, 2014 board meeting, Mayor Brian Reaves tried badgering a citizen into providing her address ...

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Gov Quinn refuses Legislative Audit Commission request for E-mails –

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – Legislative Audit Commission Representative David Reis and   Computer Forensic Expert Andrew Garrett   were  refused access to CMS and Emails ...

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Edgar County Airport Advisory Meeting (Video) – Why Lie? -

EDGAR CO. (ECWd) – The “newly appointed” Edgar County Airport Advisory Board held its first meeting on September 2, 2014 to elect its officers and ...

WEIU Reports Paris Parks Experiencing Vandalism (Video) –

PARIS, IL. (ECWd) – From WEIU’s youtube page (click here): “While the Labor Day holiday is almost over, many families used today as a time ...

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Alderman sues Mayor and Clerk for access to City Records –

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – A City of Marshall Ward 3 Alderman, LeFever, has filed suit in Circuit Court naming the City of Marshall, Mayor Cammie ...

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Gov. Pat Quinn first to face felony concealment charge?

SPRINGFIELD, IL- (ECWd) Governor Quinn may be the first to face criminal charges stemming from a bill he signed a week ago, provided the Sangamon ...

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AG: “You Have No Authority to Sanction”…

COLLEGE OF DUPAGE (ECWd) – In what will surely end up being a hard lesson for the College of DuPage and its  Board of Trustees, ...

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Mayor Camie Sanders withholding access to records –

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – This article builds on the previous article talking about an Alderman’s right to attend closed sessions of a committee of the ...

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Marshall, IL.: It is time to fire the attorney!

MARSHALL, IL. – (ECWd) - At what point in time should public bodies who spend tax payer money for legal opinions demand the return of ...

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COD Board President Erin Birt fails to find authority of Censure…

COLLEGE OF DUPAGE (ECWd) – What follows is the first part of a detailed look at the “censure” that took place during the August 21, ...

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Open Meetings complaint filed against College of DuPage –

COLLEGE OF DUPAGE (ECWd) – A Request for Review of alleged Open Meetings Act violations by the College of DuPage Board of Trustees has been ...

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DeWitt County State’s Atty Koritz: Demand Transparency (but not from me) –

DEWITT CO. (ECWd) – I recently came across an “Open Letter to the Citizens of DeWitt County” from March 4, 2013 published in the DeWitt ...

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Society of laws before emotions and opinions…

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – A recent poster reminded us of the following: “In the United States Senate, one of the things I observed in the ...

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Delay in Acting on Wind Permits Not Unconstitutional

From “Municipal Minute“: The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals recently dismissed a case challenging a local governmental body’s actions regarding an application for permits for ...

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Invenergy’s History of Broken Promises…

LIVINGSTON CO., IL. (ECWd) – A group in California learned a long time ago that Invenergy cannot be trusted any farther than the distance their ...

Team effort garners top 5!

Illinois – (ECWd) A special thanks goes out to Reboot Illinois for their recent reporting on our investigative efforts in Ford and Iroquois County and ...

Edgar County – 3rd Highest Sex Offenders per capita in Illinois –

EDGAR CO. (ECWd) – Edgar County is number 3:  with 31.42 registered sex offenders per 10,000 people. From REBOOTIllinois.com: Sex offenders per capita by county ...

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Edgar County Airport Advisory Meeting – 9-2-2014 –

EDGAR CO. (ECWd) – The Edgar County Airport Advisory Board has scheduled its first meeting on September 2, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. It will be ...

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Local Media and Our Role…

PARIS, IL. (ECWd) – With changes occurring in the Paris and Edgar County areas in relation to media and informing the public, I wish to ...

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