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Marion County Farm Bureau Meeting With Landowners Over Pipeline

Marion County Farm Bureau Meeting With Landowners Over Pipeline

The Marion, Clay and Wayne County Farm Bureaus have scheduled a meeting for Thursday night in Salem to discuss landowner rights for those who will be impacted by a proposed new pipeline. 

Murray Center Week Raises 10k for the Cause

Members of the Regional Coalition against the Closure of Murray Center are celebrating this week after a number of successful funding drives last week raised around $10,000 for the Murray Parents Association, according to preliminary numbers.

Local Health Officials Address Ebola Concerns

Public concern over the Ebola virus is hitting new highs in the United States after a Dallas man contracted the virus after visiting disease-ravaged Liberia and possibly exposed around 16 Americans before being contained.

Woman Accused of Stabbing Now Accused of Baseball Bat Attack

Salem Police say a 49-year-old Salem woman who stabbed a man staying at her house in the back had earlier hit him twice in the head with a baseball bat.  

Decatur Woman Sentenced for Sexual Assault

Quinn Calls First Year Of ACA Successful

Little Egypt Festival Kicks Off Saturday

Centralia Man Facing Drug Charges following Sting

Sheriff: Man Who Vandalized Iuka Cemetery Was Trying to Steal Flagpole

Three Plead Guilty in Marion County Court

Minor Damage After Centralia Grease Fire

Police Beat for Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Centralia Man Sentenced to Probation After Spanking Incident

Little Egypt Parade Lineup Announced

Appellate Court Agrees AFSCME Workers Owed Money

GOP Opposition to School Funding Bill Irks Manar

Hearings On Anti-Violence Program Can Continue

IHSA Will Not Attending Hearing on Organization's Future

Rauner Maintains Lead In Governor's race

St. Mary's Expands Breast Cancer Care Services

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Patient Placed in Isolation in Hawaii over Ebola Concerns

A person in Hawaii was placed in isolation after exhibiting possible symptoms consistent with Ebola, state health officials said.The patient is being treated at the Queen’s Medical Center in Hawaii. Authorities said they were being especially cautious because of heightened concern about Ebola, but the patient co ...

Teachers Accused of Three-way Tryst with Student, 16

Two female teachers from the same Louisiana high school are facing possible jail time for allegedly engaging in a sexual threesome with a 16-year-old male student from their school.Shelly Dufresne, 32, who is married with three children, and Rachel Respess, 24, both teach English at Destrehan High School in St. Charle ...

Sandy Hook School Receives Bomb Threat

Students at Sandy Hook Elementary School had to be evacuated Wednesday morning after a bomb threat was phoned in.Police in Monroe, Connecticut, said the school was thoroughly searched but no device was found. Classes should resume Thursday.Authorities are now trying to determine who called in the threat.The school in ...

Man Accused in Oklahoma Beheading Set to Be Released from Hospital

Alton Nolen, the man who allegedly beheaded a co-worker and stabbed another at a Moore food processing plant, is set to be released from the hospital.ABC's Oklahoma City affiliate, KOCO-TV, reported that Nolen could be released into police custody as early as Wednesday.Nolen was charged with first-degree murder, assau ...

UVA Abduction Suspect Jesse Matthew Accused of Sexual Assault While At College

Wyoming Mom's Video of Daughter Ditching Class Goes Viral

Michael Dunn Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder in Loud Music Trial

Sabrina Allen: Moment Missing Girl's Father Found Out She Was Safe

US Ebola Patient Identified, May Have Exposed School-Aged Children to Disease

Arrest in Missing UVA Student Has Cops Checking Cold Cases

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Kaskaskia College Sports Association to Host Book Fair

Kaskaskia College Sports Association to Host Book Fair

“Dig for a Cure” Volleyball Game at Kaskaskia College on October 15

“Dig for a Cure” Volleyball Game at Kaskaskia College on October 15

Canadiens, Price beat Blackhawks 3-1

Canadiens, Price beat Blackhawks 3-1

Newton: Doctors 'downplayed' length of ankle rehab

Newton: Doctors 'downplayed' length of ankle rehab

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Giants clobber Bucs to earn meeting with Nats

Giants clobber Bucs to earn meeting with Nats

Rotation set...Ryu throws simulated game

Rotation set...Ryu throws simulated game

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NFL News & Notes

League extends contract with DirecTV

League extends contract with DirecTV

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Caffeine Beats Loud Music in Keeping Drivers Alert

Whether early in the morning or late at night, drivers will often have a cup of coffee or another caffeinated beverage to beat fatigue before driving while another ...

Beer Ingredient Shown to Improve Memory But There's a Catch

Can it be that drinking beer makes you smarter?Before you get too worked up, Oregon State University research ...

Researchers Studying New Drug to Help Combat Bad Cholesterol

Researchers are looking into a new drug that could help patients with hard-to-control bad cholesterol levels. ...

Texas Ebola Patient Thomas Duncan Prayed With Family on Phone

  The patient who became the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States has been identified a ...


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"Real Housewives" Shake Up: Bethenny Frankel Reportedly Back, Porsha Williams Out

There's shake up in the casts of Bravo's Real Housewives franchise.In New York, Bethenny Frankel is set to rejoin the cast of Real Housewives of New York City, US W ...

Adam Sandler Signs 4-Film Deal With Netflix

Adam Sandler is headed to Netflix.The comedy actor will star and produce in four feature films exclusively fo ...

Is Leonardo DiCaprio Hollywood's Newest Most Eligible Bachelor?

Now that George Clooney is married, the title of Hollywood’s most eligible bachelor is up for grabs. Fo ...

Movie Review: “Gone Girl” (Rated R)

Based on the best-selling novel of the same name and adapted for the big screen by the novel’s author, ...

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