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High-Flying Action-Packed Moto X & Quad Races Brought to This Years' Marion County Fair

High-Flying Action-Packed Moto X & Quad Races Brought to This Years' Marion County Fair

The grandstand and pits of the Marion County Fairgrounds roared to excitement with the start of the Motocross and Quad races for 2015. There was a nice sized crowd on-hand to catch all the action that this years' races had to offer.

Drew Baldridge Returns Home to Put on A Successful Show

Country singer Drew Baldridge whose career is taking off returned home for a concert in Marion County for the first time in a year. Just like a year ago, an enthusiastic crowd greeted Baldridge at the Marion County Fair and interacted with him throughout the show. Baldridge noted all those Facebook messages from area f ...

Marion County Gets New Fair Queen Monday Night

Sixteen candidates are vying for the crown to preside over the 75th Marion County Fair and to participate in the State Fair Queen Pageant in January. 

Monday Is Kids Day at the Marion County Fair

A number of farm organizations have joined the Fair Board to put on the annual event from nine to two on Monday to give kids who don't live on a farm a taste of what rural like is all about.  

Verle Besant Named to Head 89th Annual Centralia Halloween Parade

Edgewood Man Killed in Indiana Motorcycle Wreck, Passenger Injured

Mt. Vernon Home Damaged by Fire

Police Beat for Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Report Finds Accounting Problems in East St. Louis

Truck Driver Runs From Oil Tanker Before It Explodes

St. Clair County Sheriff Passes on US House Bid

Police Beat for Saturday, August 1st, 2015

Illinois Lawmakers Evade Pressure to Buckle on Budget

Work Begins on U of Illinois Solar Farm

Some Midwest Farmers' Crops Falter in Record Rains

Work on Illinois State Fair Venues Ramps Up

Judge Approves Place for Mel Reynolds to Stay While on Bond

Rising Country Star Drew Baldridge Makes His Return Home to The Marion County Fair

Former Salem Investment Adviser Sentenced To Prison For Fraud

Centralia Couple Pleads Guilty to Federal Methamphetamine Drug Charges

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Port Authority Investigating Drone Incident Near New York's JFK Airport

New York's John F. Kennedy International airport was the site of another drone incident on Sunday evening.A Shuttle America flight from Richmond, Va. was coming in for a landing when the pilot spotted a drone off to the left of his plane. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey was made aware of the incident and ...

At Least One Killed When Wind 'Uprooted' Tent at Festival near Chicago

At least one person was killed when a tent was uprooted at a festival today in the Chicago suburb of Wood Dale."Hail and extremely high winds uprooted a large tent" at the Wood Dale Prairie Fest Sunday afternoon, according to the Wood Dale Police Department Facebook page.One person was killed and 15 people were hospit ...

Baltimore Police Teaming with Federal Law Enforcement to Combat Spike in Violence

Police in Baltimore announced that they are collaborating with a number of federal law enforcement partners to help quell a surge in violence the city has seen in recent weeks.The Baltimore Police Department will work with the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Agency, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, t ...

Person of Interest in Custody in Connection to Memphis Officer Slaying

A person of interest is in custody in Tennessee Sunday, and a warrant was issued for the arrest of a suspect after a Memphis police officer was shot and killed Saturday night, an ABC affiliate reported. The police said in a tweet that the investigation is ongoing. Saturday night, officer Sean Bolton was shot several t ...

Two Explosive Devices Detonate Outside Churches in New Mexico

Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Evacuated After Bag Tests Positive for Explosives

Sensitive U.S. Sites Vulnerable to Drone Attack, DHS Assessment Says

Sam DuBose Protests in Cincinnati Lead to Arrests

CA in State of Emergency as Wildfires Continue to Burn

Family Desperately Seeks Answers to Missing Seattle Man’s Whereabouts

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Arenado Homers as Rockies Beat Cardinals 6-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Nolan Arenado and Ben Paulsen homered, sending Jorge De La Rosa and the Colorado Rockies to a 6-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.

Rizzo Homers in 4th Straight Game, Cubs Beat Brewers 4-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Kyle Hendricks scattered four hits and Anthony Rizzo continued his homer binge to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.

Salem 11U Drops First Game in State Tournament

Salem 11U is still alive in the double elimination tournament and plays again at 11 Sunday morning in the Chicago suburb of Burbank.

Breese Gray Legion Team Advances In State Tournament

The Breese Gray Junior American Legion team picked up another win at the State Tournament in Quincy Friday afternoon, as they shutout Newton 8-0.

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Scoreboard Roundup - 8/2/2015

INTERLEAGUEHouston 4, Arizona  1Texas 2,  San Francisco 1L.A. Dodgers 5,  L.A. Angels 3   10 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 5, Kansas City 2Detr ...

Seau's Daughter to Speak at Hall of Fame Induction

The daughter of Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Junior Seau will be permitted to speak at her father's ind ...

UFC's Ronda Rousey Destroys Bethe Correia in 34 Seconds

Another big win for Ultimate Fighting Championship powerhouse "Rowdy" Ronda Rousey. Saturday night in Rio, UF ...

Young Bat Boy Accidentally Struck by Bat, Hospitalized in Kansas

A 9-year-old bat boy for a Kansas baseball team is in critical condition after he was struck by a bat Saturda ...

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More Health Care Cuts Expected in Puerto Rico

Health care officials in Puerto Rico are bracing for more Medicare cuts, according to The New York Times. The island is facing a huge cut to Medicare as well as a s ...

Four Legionnaires' Disease Deaths in the Bronx

Four people have died from Legionnaires' disease in the Bronx this summer. A fourth person died from Legionna ...

FDA Warns of Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities of Hospira Infusion System

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and pharmaceutical company Hospira announced Friday that they are aware ...

Doctor Who Survived Ebola Says Experimental Vaccine 'A Way Forward'

A New York City doctor, who made headlines after he was diagnosed with Ebola, said he hoped an experimental v ...


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Paul McCartney Rocks Lollapalooza

Alternative rockers, hip hop, and emo performers bowed down to Sir Paul McCartney on night one of Lollapalooza. A sea of tens of thousands of fans spread across Gr ...

Zoe Saldana Says 'It's Been Difficult' Getting Back in Shape After Twins

It's been a long journey for Guardians of the Galaxy star Zoe Saldana getting her body ba ...

Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Off-Broadway Production

Lupita Nyong'o has starred in some of the biggest movies, graced the cover of some of the biggest magazi ...

"Harry Potter" Stars Wish J.K. Rowling Happy 50th Birthday

J.K. Rowling's 50th birthday is Friday. The Harry Potter author was celebrated by Time&nb ...

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