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Secondary Roads Still Treacherous to Travel Following 7 Inch Weekend Snowfall

While major highways are clear of ice and snow, secondary roads in the cities and rural areas remain extremely hazardous.   

Two Hurt in Route 37 Crash South of Salem

Two people were taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries following a two vehicle crash early Saturday night in the 27-hundred block of South Broadway just south of Salem.  

Spin Out On North Broadway in Salem Results in Head On Crash

Both drivers were injured in a two car crash early Saturday night blamed on slick road conditions on Route 37 North in front of the ESI plant.  

Centralia Man Complains of Minor Injuries In Crash South of Sandoval

A 22-year-old Centralia man complained of minor injuries following a late Saturday night one vehicle crash on Old U.S. 51 south of Sandoval.  

Police Beat for Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Marion County Soil and Water Conservation District Hands Out Numerous Honors

Murray Center Advocates Get First Meeting With Governor Rauner's Staff

Centralia High School Board Receives Update on New Football Stadium

Ex-Gov. Quinn Pushes Consumer Rights, Blasts Rauner's Budget

Centralia Man Draws Five Year Prison Term For Burglary

Effingham to Get Tesla Charging Stations

Rauner Appoints Board of Trustee Members at 3 State Colleges

Metro East Bank Official Held in Alleged Fake Robbery Case

One Pleads Guilty, One Charged in Marion County Court

Three Area Youth Part of First Ever Illinois 4-H Livestock Ambassadors

Salem Man Charged With Attempted Burglary

Former Salem Woman Killed in Car-Train Crash

Salem Mayor Re-Elected President of SCIGA

Police Beat for Thursday, February 26th, 2015

U of Illinois Asks Court to Dismiss Professor's Lawsuit

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Report: Justice Department Report to Criticize Ferguson PD Practices

The Justice Department is getting close to releasing the report on its investigation of the Ferguson, Missouri police department. It's expected to be critical of the department's practices leading up to last year's shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown. The emotion that boiled over last summer had been simmering for ...

WATCH: Store Clerk Fights Off, Shoots Robber in Kentucky

A clerk at a Lexington, Kentucky, tobacco store fended off an attempted robbery -- a tense altercation that was captured on the store’s surveillance camera.Zara Adil, 21, was working Friday at Tobacco Zone when two men entered the store wearing masks. One of the men can be seen approaching the register and deman ...

More Snow and Ice Impact Weekend Plans; New Storm On the Way

Another blast of snow and ice impacted weekend plans from the Midwest to the Northeast on Sunday.A half foot of snow was reported from central Missouri to the central Ohio Valley through Sunday morning. Up to 9 inches of snow fell in central Illinois and snowfall accumulations hit 8 inches in northern Indiana.The sout ...

Fatal Los Angeles Police Shooting Caught on Video

A Los Angeles police officer shot and killed a man during a confrontation in the city's Skid Row area Sunday, in an incident that was caught on video. Police said officers were responding to a report of a robbery, and when they confronted the suspect, there was an altercation."The preliminary investigation revealed th ...

Truck Goes Through Ice on Frozen New Jersey River

Watch 90-Year-Old Vet Take Wild Sled Ride

February Set Cold, Snow Records Around Northeast, More Winter Weather On the Way

"The People's Court" Missing Mother: Orlando Police Renew Search Years Later

Alleged Street Race Driver Charged With Murder in Fatal Los Angeles Crash

Stolen NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Car Found

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St Theresa 7th Grade Tournament Title Goes To Franklin Park

St Theresa 7th Grade Tournament Title Goes To Franklin Park

Carlyle’s Steele Wins 2A Three-Point Shootout

Carlyle’s Steele Wins 2A Three-Point Shootout

Class 3A Regional Schedule For This Week

Class 3A Regional Schedule For This Week

Vandals One And Done At State Wrestling Duals

Vandals One And Done At State Wrestling Duals

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Derrick Rose Begins Rehab on Knee One Day After Surgery

Just one day after undergoing surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee, Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has already began his rehab for the ...

Lightning Acquire Defenseman Braydon Coburn from the Flyers

As the Tampa Bay Lightning enter the stretch run of the NHL season, the team went out and made their team str ...

ESPN: Sixers Waive Center JaVale McGee

Despite letting it be known that he had hoped to stay in Philadelphia, the Philadelphia 76ers have waived cen ...

Jaromir Jagr Ties Phil Esposito on NHL Scoring List

Jaromir Jagr tied Phil Esposito for fifth on the all-time scoring list in NHL history on Sunday against the T ...

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Why People with Low Esteem Are Often Stuck in Bad Relationships

If you're stuck in a relationship that makes you miserable, it could have to do with feeling miserable about yourself.Megan McCarthy, a PhD candidate at the Univers ...

McDonald’s Customer Claims He Got Cleaning Liquid in His Tea

An Indianapolis police officer took a sip of McDonald's iced tea and wound up in the hospital because the dri ...

Florida Boy Who Survived Double Lung Transplant Fulfills Firefighting Dream

A 6-year-old boy has achieved his dream job: being a firefighter.Cameron Witsman, who was born with a lung de ...

Dallas Nurse, Ebola Survivor Nina Pham to File Lawsuit Against Texas Health Resources

Dallas nurse Nina Pham is expected to file a lawsuit against Texas Health Resources calling out the company f ...


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Lady Gaga, Vince Vaughn Take Part in Chicago Polar Plunge for Charity

Pop star Lady Gaga and Vince Vaughn took a cold dip in Lake Michigan in Chicago on Sunday for a worthy cause.They both took part in the Chicago Polar Plunge, along ...

Are Kendall and Kylie Jenner Getting Their Own Reality Show Spin-Off?

There's been Kourtney and Kim Take Miami, Kourtney and Kim Take New York, Kourtney and Khloe Take the Hampton ...

Report: Rosie O'Donnell Files for Divorce

Rosie O'Donnell has filed for divorce from her wife, Michelle Rounds, according to documents obtained by Peop ...

"Sound of Music" 50th Anniversary: The Real von Trapps Reflect on the Iconic Film

As The Sound of Music turns 50, it's still just as iconic as ever, decades after Julie Andrews starred as Mar ...

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