Author: John Kraft

ECWd - A few months ago, we reported on what we called bribing public officials, with promises of financial "donations" should they sign agreements that basically forced them and future board members into speaking in favor of Wind Farms and never speaking or acting against them. Our...

Clark Co., IL. (ECWd) - The Clark County Park District was served last week with an Ethics Complaint, pursuant to [5 ILCS 430/] the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act, naming the following individuals as defendants: Defendants: Charity Murphy, Executive Director of the Park District Joe Ewing, Commissioner Larry Yargus, Former Commissioner Ron...

Paris, IL. (ECWd) - The reporting on Randy Peterson's candidacy by the News-Gazette, which reported Peterson's '03 DUI arrest as having "a preliminary blood test said he had a blood alcohol content of 0.156, as detected by a portable breath alcohol test device"  while it may...