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Two People Hurt in Walmart Parking Lot Crash

Salem Police say two people were taken to Salem Township Hospital after their car crashed into a light pole in the parking lot of the Walmart Store last Thursday afternoon.

Former DHS Worker From Highland Pleads Guilty to Theft, Sentenced to Prison

A former Illinois Department of Human Services caseworker from Highland has pleaded guilty and sentenced to four years in prison for stealing thousands of dollars in state assistance for needy families.

Mt. Vernon Motorcyclist Killed in Sunday Night Crash With Semi

A 44-year-old Mt. Vernon man was killed Sunday night when his motorcycle ran into the side of a cab of a semi-truck.  The crash occurred at the Veterans Memorial Drive intersection with the northbound exit ramp of Interstate 57-64.   

More Details Released on Arrest of Centralia Man on Drug Delivery Charges

Marion County Sheriff's Investigators say Mantez Duncan of East McCormick Street completed three sales of heroin to a confidential source in December.

Nashville Trucker Escapes Injury in I-57 Crash in Franklin County

Counterfeit $100 Bills Passed in Salem Over the Weekend

Rauner: Democrats Are Agreed on Partial-Year Budget Plan

Chicago Man Makes First Appearance in Court on Laura Leake Park Shooting

Activists Push for Stricter Laws in Wake of Hastert Case

Illinois Medical Marijuana Director Resigns

HSHS St Joseph's Hospital Presented Partner Recognition Award

Mt. Vernon Police Arrest Three Juveniles For Three Weekend Business Burglaries

City of Salem Street Oiling Schedule for Wednesday

South Central To Start School On Time This Fall; Looking for New Board Member

100 Members of Evergreen Christian Church Take Park in Serve Salem Day

Daffy Dill Garden Club Annual Garden Tour and Vendor Fair Declared a Success

Unemployment Down Slightly in May; Up from a Year Ago

Salem Chamber of Commerce Brings Plant Managers and Business Owners Together

Rural Mt. Vernon Student Wins Illinois 4-H State Livestock Judging Contest

Central City Lions to Host Free Mobile Hearing Screening Unit on Thursday

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Two Dead in Shooting in Oregon; Suspect in Custody

A suspect is in custody after 2 people were killed and 2 others were injured in a shooting in Marion County, Oregon, about 70 miles south of Portland, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said Monday.Law enforcement launched a manhunt for the suspect after the shooting, and the sheriff's office later announced that a su ...

Two Dead in Shooting in Oregon; Suspect at Large

A suspect is in custody after 2 people were killed and 2 others were injured in a shooting in Marion County, Oregon, about 70 miles south of Portland, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said Monday.Law enforcement launched a manhunt for the suspect after the shooting, and the sheriff's office later announced that a su ...

Wildfire Spreads Over 45,000 Acres in California as Search Through Destruction Continues

iStock/Thinkstock(KERN COUNTY, Calif.) — Many residents in Kern County, California, have lost their homes in a deadly fire still burning through the area, while others have been denied access to their houses amid the catastrophic destruction left behind.Two people have died and at least 200 homes have been destro ...

Mom of Teen Charged in 'Slender Man' Stabbing Claims Daughter Has Mental Illness

The mother of one of the two Wisconsin girls charged with stabbing their friend in the woods, allegedly because of “Slender Man,” said her daughter battles mental illness and should be tried in court as a juvenile, not an adult."You can't hold somebody responsible for the rest of their life for something t ...

WV Man Goes House to House Rescuing Neighbors After Flooding

Wildfire Spreads Over 45,000 Acres in Erskine, California, Damage and Death Toll May Rise

Passengers Evacuate Flight After Brakes Cause Smoke Upon Landing

Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Limits

Texas Abortion Limits Struck Down by Supreme Court

Two Escaped Inmates Captured, One Still on the Run in South Carolina

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10u Sweeps Double Header

SALEM - The Salem 10u Wildcats improved to 27-5 on the summer with a double header sweep of Breese and the SI Predators on Sunday at the Salem Youth Baseball Complex.  

Post 128 Junior Split With Mudcats...SC Plays Tonight At Olney

SALEM - The Salem Jr Legion is back in action tomorrow with a double header at Centralia before hosting Breese Red on Wednesday and heading to the Greenville Tournament this weekend.  

Post 128 Seniors Fall On Balk-Off

NEW BADEN - "It's a judgement call all the way.  I'll defend my guys to the end of time but there was nothing I could do about it."

Salem Summer Sprint Triathlon

SALEM - The Salem Swordfish hosted their Summer Sprint Triathlon on Sunday.  

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Tim Tebow Leads Passengers in Prayer After In-Flight Emergency, Witness Says

A mid-air medical emergency took a plane full of passengers by surprise when one man collapsed of an apparent heart attack. But the surprises were just beginning.Wh ...

Tour de France to Use Thermal Cameras to Detect 'Mechanical Doping'

The Tour de France will use thermal cameras this year to detect hidden motors used by cyclists to gain an unf ...

Young Baseball Fan Wins Epic Stare-Down with TV Camera

A young baseball fan watching a game at the College World Series on Saturday didn’t keep his eyes on th ...

Wimbledon 2016: Venus Williams on Gender Equality in Sports

Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Venus Williams is far more than a legendary tennis champion.The 7 ...

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Eat Fish, Lower Your Risk of Deadly Heart Attack

Fish used to be called “brain food”, but it may be heart food instead. Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids, when obtained through foods in the diet, app ...

The Best Approaches for Binge-Eating Disorder

Binge-eating disorder is the most prevalent eating disorder in the U.S., affecting about 3 percent of America ...

American Red Cross Apologizes for Poster That Some Found Racist

The American Red Cross issued an apology Monday for a poster that some people found offensive because it appe ...

Study Says Adolescent Suicide Down, but Still Second Leading Cause of Death

Rates of suicide have decreased 28 percent since a peak in 1990, but it remains the second leading cause of d ...


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Well, That Was a Surprise: “Game of Thrones” Star Spills About Her Character’s Sudden Death

 (SPOILERS AHEAD!)  So many characters died during Sunday night's Game of Thrones season-six finale, but perhaps one of the most unexpected was when Cersei ...

Judge at Prince Estate Hearing: "We Are in Uncharted Water"

The battle for Prince's estate continued Monday morning at the the Carver Country District Court in Minneapo ...

Review: “Free State of Jones” (R)

Based on actual events, Free State of Jones stars Matthew McConaughey as Newton Knight, a Civil War nurse for ...

Celebrities and Where to Find Them: Try J.K. Rowling's Carnegie Hall Movie Screening

 Pottermore, the official website of author J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter universe, announce ...

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