Medical marijuana businesses coming

4/24/15–Two Fulton County businesses were issued licenses for the medical cannabis program by the State of Illinois. Nature’s Grace and Wellness, located in Vermont, received a license to grow and cultivate medical cannabis. Cannabis produced by the company can be sold to licensed dispensaries anywhere in the State of Illinois.  The second license awarded in Fulton County was to Salveo Health & Wellness. According to the dispensary’s CEO Scott Miller, he and co-founder Jerry Jarnagin decided to locate the business in Canton because “this is where we live and we believe it will be a benefit to the community.” Read