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Dog Pound Gets Closer to Completion

Salem City Manager Bill Gruen still isn't willing to set an opening date, but he said after Monday night's city council meeting that he now has everything he needs to open the new animal pound on the Cartter Road south of Salem.

Salem Parks Won't Be Smoke-Free

You won't see any signs in Salem parks encouraging you not to smoke.

Salem Council Greenlights Gas Point Demolition

The Salem City Council has given the green light to demolition of the old feed store and Gas Point station in the 400 block of East Main Street. 

Salem Grade School Ends Year in the Black

Salem Grade School Superintendent Mark Cartwright was happy to report to the school board on Monday that all funds were in the black for the fiscal year's end, thanks to unexpected on-time payments from the State of Illinois.

Salem Police Report More Information on Route 37 Crash

Illinois Insurance Subsidies in Place for Now

Lawyers: Factor Court Decision into Pensions Case

Salem Police Investigating Burglary At Bradley Cycles

Police Beat for Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

VA Chief Pledges End to Whistleblower Retaliation

Report: More Illinois Children Living in Poverty

Southern Illinois Man Dies After House Explosion

170-Foot Ketchup Bottle For Sale in Illinois

Federal Judge Refuses Injunction That Would Halt Closure of Murray Developmental Center

Man Walking Across the Country Stops in Sandoval

Centralia Work Camp Kicks Off

3rd Annual Thundermoon Festival As Entertaining as Ever

Sandoval Man Admits Robbery Didn't Occur

Three Hurt In Westside Centralia Accident

Centralia Man Receives Minor Injuries When Hit By Car

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NYPD to Retrain Every Officer on Use of Force After 'Chokehold' Death

Every member of the New York City Police Department will be required to undergo retraining on the use of violence following the death of a man in custody who appeared to have been subdued with a chokehold, the police commissioner said on Tuesday.Police Commissioner William Bratton said his investigators have spoken wi ...

Pre-Teens Account for Sharpest Spike in Unaccompanied Child Migrants

Children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border without parents are increasingly younger, according to newly released figures by the Pew Research Center.Sixteen percent of the minors who’ve crossed unaccompanied in fiscal year 2014, ending Sept. 30, were 12 and younger, compared with 9 percent in the same nine-month pe ...

FBI 'Monitoring' NYPD Chokehold Death Case

The FBI is "monitoring" the investigation into the death of Eric Garner, who died in the custody of the New York Police Department last week, officials tell ABC News.Eric Garner, who was 6-foot-3 and roughly 350 pounds, died Thursday as police struggled to arrest him on suspicion of selling "loosies," or individual ci ...

Where Was Missing NH Teen for the Past Nine Months?

Questions surround the return of a teenage girl who disappeared on her walk home from school nine months ago.Abigail Hernandez vanished when she left her school in Conway, New Hampshire, on Oct. 9, and aside from one letter to her mother this winter, there had been no indication by officials that there was any trace o ...

Robbers Get Away with Nearly $200K in Atlantic City Casino Heist

FAA Orders US Air Carriers to Suspend All Flights to Israel

See Video of Lighter-Fluid Truck Bursting Into Flames After Train Crash

Mysterious White Flags Fly over NY's Brooklyn Bridge

Police Baffled by FSU Professor's Fatal Shooting

Girl Attacked in 'Slender Man' Case Receives Anonymous Purple Heart

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Raccoon Grade School To Offer Baseball and Softball

Raccoon Grade School will be participating in Boys Baseball and Girls Softball this fall.  Both teams are currently looking for players.

Salem Post 128 Keeps Season Alive....5th Division Tournament Opens For Senior Legion

Salem Post 128 Keeps Season Alive....5th Division Tournament Opens For Senior Legion

Peoples National Bank Takes Game 1 Of City Series With Dominant Pitching & Balanced Offense

Peoples National Bank Takes Game 1 Of City Series With Dominant Pitching & Balanced Offense

Clinton County League Results

Clinton County League Results 

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Mark Teixeira: Back Has Been 'Pretty Painful'

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira has been battling a lower lat strain for the past few weeks that will keep him out of the lineup the next few ...

Giants Place Matt Cain on DL

The San Francisco Giants placed pitcher Matt Cain on the 15-day disabled list due to elbow inflammation on Mo ...

Top WR Nate Craig Commits to Auburn

  Nate Craig, the No. 1 wide receiver and No. 6 player overall in the ESPN Junior 300, verbally committed ...

ESPN: Donald Sterling Meets with Steve Ballmer

  Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling met with former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on Monday in Los ...

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Report: Chinese City in Quarantine After Bubonic Plague Death

Parts of a city in northwestern China are in quarantine after a man died from bubonic plague last week, state media reported. The 38-year-old victim had been in con ...

Deaf Toddler Has Second Brainstem Device Surgery to Help Him Hear

A deaf toddler who underwent surgery to have a radical auditory device implanted into his brainstem to help ...

Beef Production Is More Harmful than Pork, Poultry, and Eggs, Study Finds

A new study says beef production is much more harmful to the earth than the production of other animal protei ...

Overusing Antibiotics May Make Fixable Problems Incurable, CDC Warns

While many people worry about deadly headline diseases like MERS and Ebola, Americans are ignoring an everyd ...


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How Eric Stonestreet Spoils His Parents

Eric Stonestreet lives in California now, but he hasn't forgotten his Midwestern roots. Now a star on Modern Family, he enjoys spoiling his parents when he can. "[I enjoy] j ...

Kate Hudson Says She May Never Legally Marry Her Fiance

Kate Hudson doesn't need a piece of paper or a wedding to feel married to fiance Matt Bellamy. The Wish I Was ...

Why Jessica Alba Had a 'Freak-Out' Moment When She Turned 30

Jessica Alba looks as good at 33 years old as she did back when she was 20, maybe even better. But the Sin Ci ...

FX Picks Up "Fargo" for Another Season

FX is sticking with Fargo.The cable network has picked up a second installment of the series, which will feat ...

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