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More than $110,000 allegedly owed on mortgage for Ashley property

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 18, 2017, 9:58am

BENTON – The federal government is seeking to foreclose on a Washington County property.

Cairo property owner alleged to have defaulted on mortgage

Angelica Saylo Pilo Sep. 11, 2017, 10:59am

BENTON – The federal government is seeking to foreclose on a property in Cairo.

Deposition: Bathon casts himself as fall guy in tax sale bid rig conspiracy

The Madison County Record Sep. 5, 2017, 7:17am

EDWARDSVILLE – Former Madison County treasurer Fred Bathon, who pleaded guilty of leading a conspiracy to rig bids, swore in May that he knew nothing about it because those who should have told him didn’t tell him.

White County township and highway commissioner accused of trespassing

Angelica Saylo Pilo Aug. 11, 2017, 7:44am

EAST ST. LOUIS – The federal government is accusing the Township of Emma in White County and a township official of unlawfully destroying a gate to gain unauthorized access to federal property.