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    Prosecutors respond to Blagojevich appeal

    by  • July 18, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors have responded to a new argument that former Gov. Rod Blagojevich submitted this week to a federal court considering his appeal. Friday’s filing counters defense claims that a recent Supreme Court decision bolsters the case for overturning the imprisoned Illinois Democrat’s corruption convictions. Blagojevich’s lawyers say an April ruling by...

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    Industrial Commission approves of marijuana facility in Centralia

    by  • July 18, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    CENTRALIA — The Centralia Industrial Commission has given their approval to a proposed marijuana growing facility on the southeast side of Centralia. During the Commission’s meeting Thursday, it approved a proposed 99 year lease agreement between the city and Largo Meds, LLC., for the land, as well as for construction of a 20,000 square...

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