Copyright 2024 All Rights Reserved.

July 21, 2024

Author: John Kraft & Kirk Allen

PARIS, IL. (ECWd) - A Paris business recently closed for good after Governor Pritzker's ordered non-essential business shutdown because of the COVID-19 emergency. On leaving, they left a special Thank You note to the Governor: [gallery ids="58976,58977,58978"] . Our work is funded entirely thru donations and we ask that you...

PARIS, IL. (ECWd) - A piece of a Harvest Ridge wind turbine traveled through Paris, Illinois this morning, and after having trouble making a turn, it proceeded north on Route 1. Video from a frequent reader: [video width="720" height="1280" mp4="https://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/VID_20200507_080641984.mp4"][/video] . Our work is funded entirely thru donations and we ...

Madison County, Illinois (ECWd) - The Madison County Board of Health is holding a Special Meeting today at 3 p.m. to discuss the county's "return to normal". Watch the livestream here, or see below for more options: https://youtu.be/8zDe97OveHQ We will livestream this meeting on our Facebook, YouTube, and Periscope...

Algonquin Township (ECWd) - We had previously written about Algonquin Township paying its attorney to try and censor a video obtained from Township cameras (here), which at the time did not work very well for them. According to their attorney's invoices, several communications were had between...

DuPage Township (ECWd) - The Illinois Attorney General issued a determination letter, dated April 28, 2020, confirmed that DuPage Township Trustee Ken Burgess, and the entire Township Youth Committee violated the Open Meetings Act. Burgess is the lone elected Trustee appointed to this Committee, which is why...

$