A multi-bike accident was reported in Walworth County when a McHenry man collided with another motorcycle heading in the same direction. The 57-year-old driver, Timothy Adkins, was killed in the accident while the other two people involved escaped without any injuries. The Walworth County Sheriff’s office is still investigating the incident and while no official reports have been released, it is suspected that the accident was the fault of Adkins, who lost control of his bike while taking a curve. … [Read more...] about Winter 2017 Illinois Motorcycle Accident Roundup
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Since 2010, under the leadership of Mayor Sergei Sobyanin, Moscow has transformed into a dynamic global city, fueled by oil wealth and urban redevelopment. Moscow’s growing population and unfettered consumption mean increased waste. A report by the environmental group Greenpeace calculates that Moscow is responsible for 11 million tons of trash annually, approximately one-fifth of all waste in Russia. Only 4 percent of Moscow’s waste is recycled. … [Read more...] about Will A Garbage Revolt Threaten Putin?
“I thought it was bad policy and bad practice for the county to pay for criminal defense of people accused of crimes against the county,” Nolte said. “That seemed like we’re paying both sides…. We committed the county to pay those legal fees and I objected to it. I think it’s a bad practice.” … [Read more...] about Record tampering, retaliation, $600 coffee pots. What’s going on in Clay Co. government?
But the road to recovery was no easy task. Follis continued to deal with TSS symptoms including hair loss, vision issues, muscle memory and peeling skin even after being released from the hospital. She even went through a miscarriage at 10 weeks, even though it was not clinically linked to TSS. … [Read more...] about Toxic Shock Syndrome Symptoms: Woman Given Last Rites Twice After Receiving Treatment
Question 5: On the ballot this November, voters will be asked to decide on whether to repeal the recently enacted increase to the state gas tax. What is your position on the gas tax? Bill R. Hall: I favor the repeal of the gas tax. I believe that statewide tax policy increases need to be approved by California voters. This was not the case with the gas tax and related DMV car registration fee increases. Per the Legislative Analyst’s Office, this tax will cost the average driver $750 annually, will become progressively more expensive each year and will drive up inflation due to transportation costs for goods and services becoming more expensive. … [Read more...] about Election 2018: Brea City Council candidates share their priorities and thoughts on local issues