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Salem City Manager Wants Look Further At Broughton Street Solution

The Salem City Council Monday night will be asked to move forward on several street improvement projects that could effect long term traffic flow around Salem Township Hospital.

Bids Awarded on Several Marion and Jefferson County Road and Airport Projects

Marion County projects include Boone Street, Centralia Airport and Post Oak Rest Area improvements on I-57.  Jefferson County projects are for a shared use trail in Mt. Vernon and improvements to the Mt. Vernon Airport.  

Carlyle Man Sentenced for Centralia Robbery and Kidnapping

A 36-year-old Carlyle man has been sentenced to ten years in prison after pleading guilty in Clinton County Court to kidnapping and aggravated robbery charges.  

Fire Damages Porch of Salem Home

Firemen were able to knock down the fire quickly and kept it from spreading any further.

State Police Offer Tips to Stay Safe During Holiday Shopping

A Ride Home Turns Into An Arrest For Salem Police

Murphysboro Teen Shoots At and Runs Over Father

Illinois Route 66 Gets Electric Charging Stations

Video Gambling's Spread Raising Cash, Eyebrows

Protesters Demonstrate Outside Chicago Walmart

Head on Crash Near Kell Sends Seven To Hospital

Two Arrested In Alleged Drug Sale At Alma Ball Park

Salem Man Escapes Serious Injury in Red Stripe Road Crash

Small Direct Freight Terminal in Mt. Vernon Destroyed By Fire

Police Beat for Thanksgiving, November 27th, 2014

Illinois AG Files Notice of Appeal in Pension Case

Governor Grants Clemency Linked to Wrongful Conviction

Ferguson Grand Jury Papers Full of Inconsistencies

Illinois High Court Refuses to Hear Sheley Appeal

Marion County Sheriff 'Not Ready' to Leave Department, Seeks Old Job

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Photo of Cop Hugging Boy at Ferguson Protest Tells Poignant Story

Sometimes, all you really need is a good hug.Amid the nationwide protests over the failure of a grand jury to indict a white police officer for shooting an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo., freelance photographer Johnny Nguyen snapped the below picture during a demonstration in Portland, Ore., on Nov. 25. I ...

Cousins Trapped in Snowbank Say 'Thanks' to Rescuers

Two New York boys expressed thanks to their rescuers Friday after the pair were inadvertently trapped for about eight hours in a snowbank when a plow operator pushed snow over them, not realizing they were there.Cousins Jason Rivera, 9, and Elijah Martinez, 11, told ABC News they were feeling good after being buried u ...

Protesters Disrupt Shopping in St. Louis Area

Protesters upset by the decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in connection with the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown earlier this week showed up on Friday to voice their dissatisfaction on a day when consumers typically go on a shopping splurge.Over 100 protesters marched through the Galleria ...

Orion: NASA's Next Big Mission Prepares to Blast Off

NASA is putting the finishing touches on its next big project, the Orion spacecraft, which is set for liftoff next week.This unmanned test mission will launch on Dec. 4 at 7:04 a.m. ET on a Delta IV rocket from Cape Canaveral and will land four and a half hours later with a splashdown 600 miles off the coast of San Di ...

Ray Rice Wins Appeal, Indefinite Suspension Lifted

Search On for Missing Ohio State Football Player

Florida Mom Goes Viral With 'Handmade Ugly Tacky Christmas Sweaters'

Texas Homeowner Uses Facebook to Find Thief

Here's Proof Pigs Actually Do Fly (Almost)

Suspected Gunman Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting in Austin, Texas

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Wrestling: Centralia Beats Effingham and Pinckneyville, Fall To Highland

Centralia beat Effingham and Pinckneyville, but lost to Highland in a quad wrestling meet held in Pinckneyville on Tuesday.  

Illinois Beats Indiana State 88-62

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Rayvonte Rice scored 21 points and pulled down seven rebounds to lead Illinois past Indiana State 88-62 on Thursday in the third round of the Las Vegas Invitational.

Johnson Shines in Detroit's 34-17 Win Over Chicago

DETROIT (AP) - Calvin Johnson caught 11 passes for 146 yards with a pair of first-half touchdowns, and the Detroit Lions boosted their postseason hopes with a 34-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Thursday.

Boys High School Basketball: Thanksgiving Tournaments Continues

Pyramid Plus Tournament, Centralia Thanksgiving Tournament, Mulberry Grove Tournament and others continue across Southern Illinois.

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Rice Wins Appeal, is Reinstated

  Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice won his appeal of an indefinite suspension from the NFL and has been reinstated into the league. The 27-year-old ...

Scoreboard Roundup - 11/28/14

NBA: Chicago Bulls 109 (10-6) - Boston Celtics 102 (4-9) Golden State Warriors 106 (13-2) - Charlotte Ho ...

ESPN: Rice Wins Appeal, Will be Reinstated

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice won his appeal of an indefinite suspension from the NFL and has ...

Jason Frasor Signs One-Year Deal With Royals

The Kansas City Royals signed relief pitcher Jason Frasor to a one-year deal with a mutual option for 2016, t ...

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Arizona Patient Tests Negative for Ebola

Tests have come back negative for Ebola for the Arizona patient who had recently returned from Sierra Leone, county officials said Friday.The patient had been taken ...

Too Few Americans Receive Clinical Cognitive Evaluations

A new study shows that only about 50 percent of Americans who later developed dementia were subject to a time ...

California Woman Celebrates 110th Birthday

A California woman who turned 110 this week has good genes, a purposely low-stress lifestyle and a farm-fresh ...

Patient Hospitalized in Arizona After Traveling to Sierra Leone

Phoenix, Arizona experienced an Ebola scare Friday after someone who recently returned to the United States f ...


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Inside Khloe Kardashian's First Thanksgiving Hosting at Her Home

Khloe Kardashian was "really excited" about hosting her first Thanksgiving for her family at her home in California."We always go2 my mama's house, so this year I'm ...

Watch the New Teaser Trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

There's been a whole lot of hype for 88 seconds, but it's finally arrived: the teaser trailer or the new Star ...

"Benched" Star Eliza Coupe Is Engaged

Former Happy Endings and current Benched star Eliza Coupe is engaged!. The actress, 33, Thursday posted a pic ...

Watch the First Trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

The force is back!In addition to the 30 select theaters that were picked to air the first trailer for Star Wa ...

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