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Righter: Any pay raise for lawmakers is wrong

State Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) is co-sponsoring legislation that would prohibit a pay raise for lawmakers. Under current law, lawmakers are scheduled to receive a Cost of Living Adjustment increase, or COLA, to their salary July 1.   House Bill 5760 would ensure... Read More.

Grayville City Council forced to raise trash pick up rates

The Grayville City Council met for their first meeting of April on Monday night.  Following approving the consent agenda and the treasurer’s report, the Council went into a fifteen minute executive session, and will advertise for a part time summer employee. The Council approved a... Read More.