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Fire Damages Large Two Story Home on North Broadway in Salem

Fire Damages Large Two Story Home on North Broadway in Salem

Salem Firemen report a Salem home sustained some fire and heavy smoke and heat damage during an early Monday afternoon fire.

Fire Destroys Royal Fiberglass Pools in Dix

Jefferson Rural Firefighters were called Monday morning to Viking Pools at Duncan Road alongside Interstate 57 at the Dix-IrvingtonRoad when a fire broke out and quickly spread through the 250 by 80 foot structure where fiberglass underground pools are made. 

Centralia High School Fails to Contest Restraining Order Over Student Suspension

Centralia High School was not represented at a hearing Monday morning where Judge Kevin Parker dismissed a Temporary Restraining Order earlier issued against the school district by a student who was suspended for ten days.  

Salem Man Hurt in Green Street Road Motorcycle Crash

A 33-year-old Salem man was injured late Sunday afternoon when a car pulled in front of his motorcycle on the Green Street Road. 

Four Treated at Scene of Three Vehicle Crash At Entrance to Foundation Park

Candle Blamed for Starting Fire that Damages Living Room of Centralia Home

Updating Illinois IDs Won't Require More State Money

Lawyers Contribute to Congressional Campaign of Judge's Son

Prosecutors: Peterson Offered Inmate $10K to Kill Prosecutor

Salem Community High School Graduates 157 Sunday Afternoon

189 Centralia High School Seniors Graduate Sunday

Illinois Governor: Still Time to Achieve 'Grand Compromise'

Three People Arrested on Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop in Centralia

Sandoval House Damaged in Late Saturday Afternoon Fire

Shobonier Woman Hurt in Two Vehicle Crash in Fayette County

Group Aiming to Prevent Veteran Suicides Meets in Belleville

Long Range Weather Forecast for Illinois

Budget Stalemate Erodes Interest in Some Illinois Colleges

State Lottery Broke Law to Get around Budget Impasse

Illinois GOP Calls For Unity as Some Tiptoe Around Trump

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Muslim Kids Read Letters Sent From Japanese Internment Camps and It's Eerily Resonant

In a new film to be shown at the Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building over Memorial Day weekend, filmmaker Frank Chi attempts to help us learn from our darker moments in American history by juxtaposing them with the present.The result is a heartbreaking resonance of past and present.Chi filmed Muslim kids reading ...

Marine Dad Surprises Son by Celebrating Each Holiday Early Before Deployment

One Marine dad’s touching gesture to celebrate every major holiday with his son early before his deployment was soon met with an even bigger Father’s Day surprise for himself.Staff Sgt. John York’s wife, Priscilla York, and their 3-year-old son, Bryson, wanted to ensure their beloved husband and fath ...

Two Plane Crashes Within 2 Hours Kill 5 in Hawaii

In separate incidents, two planes crashed in Hawaii this morning, authorities said.The first crash, which occurred at 9:30 a.m. local time, killed all five adults on-board the Cessna 182H taking off for a skydiving trip, going down shortly after departure from Port Allen Airport on the island of Kauai, according to Ha ...

TSA Security Head Removed from Post

Kelly Hoggan, the Transportation Security Administration's head of security, has been removed from his post, according to an internal memo and the House Oversight Committee. Even after TSA failed to catch fake bombs and banned weapons smuggled through checkpoints by undercover investigators, Hogan received bonuses tot ...

Georgia Man Gets Death Penalty Case Tossed 30 Years Later

FBI Probes Donations to Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe's Campaign

Fiery Crash Kills 5 on Skydiving Trip in Hawaii

Chicago Police Preparing for Potentially Violent Summer

New Allegations Against Gary Condit in Chandra Levy Case

Baltimore Police Officer Found Not Guilty in Freddie Gray Death

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Wildcats Host Centralia To Open Regionals Today on Q92

The Salem Wildcats open up Class 3A Regional play today with a home game starting at 4:30 against the Centralia Orphans.

Cougars Comeback Helps Them To Another Regional Title

KINMUNDY - It was nothing new for the South Central Cougars who seemingly find themselves in position for regional championships every year. 

Lady Cats Open Post Season In Olney....Softball Results

The Salem Lady Wildcats open up their softball post season today when they travel to Olney to take on the Lady Tigers this afternoon at 4:30.  The winner will travel to Centralia tomorrow to take on Marion.

Salem Tennis Cats Season Ends

The Salem Wildcats tennis season came to an end this weekend at the Belleville West Sectional 

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Warriors' Draymond Green Not Suspended After Steven Adams Kick

Golden State Warriors' guard Draymond Green will not be suspended for Game 4 after he kicked the groin of Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams. Green reiterate ...

Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong Suffers Left Eye Injury After Hit from Pitch

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Ryan Vogelsong was sent to the hospital Monday after he was hit in the head by a p ...

LeBron James Will Pay Dahntay Jones' $80 Fine for Groin Punch

LeBron James has offered to pay for Cavaliers teammate Dahntay Jones' NBA fine after he punched Toronto Rapto ...

Warriors' Draymond Green Awaiting Game 4 Fate After Steven Adams Kick

Golden State Warriors' guard Draymond Green could be suspended for Game 4 after he kicked the groin of Oklaho ...

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VA Secretary Under Fire Comparing Veteran Wait Times to Amusement Park

Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald on Monday likened the significance of measuring the amount of time it takes veterans to receive healthcare fro ...

Just 5% of Terminally-Ill Cancer Patients Fully Understand Prognosis, Study Finds

Just a fraction of terminally-ill cancer patients fully understood their prognosis according to a new small s ...

VA Hospital Grants Last Wish to Dying Vietnam Vet

A Vietnam War veteran's last request to see his beloved horses was granted by the Audie L. Murphy Memorial Ve ...

Teen with Muscular Dystrophy Walks to Receive High School Diploma

A 19-year-old from Arkansas who has been in a wheelchair since last year stood up and walked at his high scho ...


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JoJo Is Back as ABC's New "Bachelorette" Tonight

After coming up just short on The Bachelor earlier this year,  JoJo Fletcher will search for love once again as ABC’s new “Bachelorette.” JoJ ...

The Latest to Die on “Game of Thrones” Is…

(SPOILERS AHEAD!)  If you don’t want to know, stop reading now.  On Sunday night’s Game ...

"Game of Thrones" Recap: "The Door"

(SPOILERS AHEAD!) After last week's fiery conclusion, this week's Game of Thrones focuses on the ic ...

Matt LeBlanc Makes History in New “Top Gear” Role

Matt LeBlanc is known in the U.S. for being a cast member of the hit sitcom Friends, a show that’s also ...

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