Tim O'Hern Business Improving for Medical Marijuana Cultivator By Rich Egger • Apr 29, 2019 Rich Egger The O'Hern family in west central Illinois has long been involved in traditional farming. They grow corn, soybeans, and wheat, plus they raise cattle. In the last few years they have added another crop to their repertoire: medical marijuana. Medical Marijuana in West Central Illinois By Rich Egger • Feb 2, 2017 Breanna Descourouez Adam Colgan remembers the exact date he first tried snowboarding. "January 22nd, 2011," he said, adding nothing about that day's fun in the snow seemed unusual at the time.