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Commissioners Seek Second Appraisal For Jail Site

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – The plan for the new Vigo County jail is moving forward. Wednesday the commissioners asked the Vigo county council to approve a resolution to put funds toward a second appraisal of the property

Pritzker Proposes Cigarette Tax Hike

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker wants to raise the states cigarette tax by 32-cents-per-pack . The state tax on cigarettes is currently $1.98 per pack. It was last raised by $1 in 2012. The proposal

New Pilot Truck Stop Proposed For Marshall,Ill

MARSHALL, Ill.  – A new business is likely on the way to Marshall, Illinois The Marshall Illinois planning and zoning committee met Tuesday night in city hall. The group heard from representatives from Pilot Travel Centers. The