Pulaski County

Environment
6:15 am
Tue December 16, 2014

Environmentalists, Some Local Leaders Urge End Of New Madrid Levee Project

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Originally published on Tue December 16, 2014 5:04 am

A coalition of ninety environmental groups and over twenty community leaders in Illinois, Missouri and Kentucky are urging President Obama to block the Army Corps of Engineers from completing a $165 million  levee project in Missouri’s bootheel.
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Crime
6:19 am
Tue May 20, 2014

Illinois State Police Seize 70 lbs of Cannabis

Credit wikipedia.org

Illinois State Police recovered approximately 70 pounds of cannabis on a routine traffic stop. A State Trooper made the discovery while issuing a speed violation on I-57 in Pulaski County for a vehicle with two individuals. 

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Business
3:34 pm
Thu May 31, 2012

Oil-Dri Layoffs

oildri.net

Residents of Mounds, Illinois are coming to terms with an announcement Wednesday that the Oil-Dri plant is slashing its workforce in half. 

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