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Salem Theatre Receives Grant

The State of Illinois has finally released a $40,000 grant awarded to the Salem Theatre several years ago.   Theatre Board Chair Drew Johnson says the money will allow for the first addition to the theatre building since it was first constructed in 1938.  

Illinois Prisons Dealing with Backup Power Issues

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois Department of Corrections officials are retesting emergency power equipment at the state's correctional facilities to ensure they are adequately prepared for emergencies.

Quinn: Eating Crackers on Minimum Wage Challenge

CHICAGO (AP) - Gov. Pat Quinn says his experience trying to live on the minimum wage for a week has meant graham crackers for dinner.

Gubernatorial Candidates Discuss Jobs, Veterans

CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois gubernatorial candidates are making post-Labor Day appearances with Gov. Pat Quinn publicizing efforts to spend only a minimum wage salary and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner (ROW-nur) hammering the Chicago Democrat's record on veterans. 

Numbers Show Marion County has the Most Sex Offenders Per Capita in the State

Regional Coalition Details Local Murray Center Fundraising Events

Police Beat for September 2nd, 2014

Heavy Rainfall Causes Fears of Flash Flooding in Fayette County

Salem Animal Control Officer Now Full Time

St. Mary's Employees Honored

Centralia to Get New, Second Subway Restaurant

Mt. Vernon Police Break Up Bank Robbery Before It Occurs

Salem City Council Monday Night To Discuss Noise Concerns

Rain Holds Off and Large Crowd Watches Kinmundy Homecoming Parade

Wrong Way Crash on I-70 Kills Shobonier Woman

Missed T-Intersection Results in Injury to Odin Driver

Carmi Woman Spends Day Trapped in Mud

Suspicious Fire Damages Garage in Centralia

Police Beat for Monday, September 1st, 2014

Governor Quinn to Live on Minimum Wage for Week

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Woman Dies at Burning Man Festival in Nevada Desert

A woman has died at this year's Burning Man, a weeklong art festival in the Nevada desert. Authorities say 29-year-old Alicia Louise Cipicchio, from Jackson, Wyoming, fell under a bus early Thursday morning and was killed. Organizers say this is the first death at the festival in seven years. The festival, which takes ...

Marie and Cristobal: Two Storms and Lots of Questions

As we enter the most active part of the hurricane season in the Atlantic, we have our eyes on both coasts: Tropical Storm Marie in the Pacific and Hurricane Cristobal in the Atlantic.In the past 24 hours, ABC News' Ginger Zee has fielded some frequently asked questions and wanted to share: One question:   @Ginge ...

Kid Booted Out of Preschool After Mom's Facebook Rant

A negative post on Facebook got Ashley Habat's four-year-old son kicked out of a Callahan, Florida, preschool.Habat says the controversy started when she found out that it was picture day at Sonshine Christian Academy after the fact, although the school said that a notice was included in her son's folder days earlier. ...

Video Captures Colorado Cops Swarming in 'Swatting' Prank

Police in Colorado are searching for the 911 caller who caused SWAT teams to swarm an unsuspecting video game player in a dangerous hoax called “swatting.”Online live-streaming video showed officers bursting into a Littleton, Colorado, video game company on Wednesday with guns drawn. Littleton Police Chief ...

Video of Possible UFO Recorded by Pennsylvania Woman

Sister of Alleged Boston Marathon Bombers Arrested for Bomb Threat

USC Football Player Admits He Lied About Injury, Pool Rescue

One Midwest High School, Two American Terrorists

Military Jet Crashes in Virginia

"Cops" Crew Member Killed in Police Shootout with Robbery Suspect

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Salem Hosts St Anthony In Prep Golf...Hornets Win Rockets Invitational...RLC Has Good Opening Day

Salem Hosts St Anthony In Prep Golf...Hornets Win Rockets Invitational...RLC Has Good Opening Day

KC Opens Cross Country Season...Salem Has Good Showing In Metro East...

KC Opens Cross Country Season...Salem Has Good Showing In Metro East...

KC Blue Angels Still Unbeaten

KC Blue Angels Still Unbeaten

Castillo, Valbuena help Cubs beat Brewers 4-2

Castillo, Valbuena help Cubs beat Brewers 4-2

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Hamels, pals throw no-hitter...No. 34 for Stanton

Hamels, pals throw no-hitter...No. 34 for Stanton

Astros fired Porter

Astros fired Porter

Serena, Djkovic keep rolling

Serena, Djkovic keep rolling

Petty has back injury

Petty has back injury

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US to Test Ebola Vaccine Amid Growing Outbreak in West Africa

U.S. scientists will begin testing an Ebola vaccine in humans next week, health officials announced Thursday. But it could take 11 months to learn whether the vacci ...

Couples Who Smoke Pot Less Inclined Toward Violence

A controversial new study suggests that married couples who get high on marijuana are less inclined to be inv ...

How to Do the Most for Your Child's Education

If parents leave it up to schools to do all the heavy lifting when it comes to educating their kids, then the ...

Social Media Users Shy Away from Controversial Postings

One of the big complaints about social media is that people seem all too willing to share every opinion they ...


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WATCH: Reese Witherspoon’s Inspiring Message to Boy with Cancer

Reese Witherspoon transformed into “Pink Lady” Elle Woods from her hit movie Legally Blonde to send a hopeful message to a four-year-old boy battling ca ...

Homer Simpson Accepts the Ice Bucket Challenge

Even animated characters are accepting the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.In a new video released online, a shirtle ...

Husband of Whitney Houston's Daughter Arrested for DUI

Bobbi Kristina Brown's husband has been arrested and charged with DUI, police said. Nick Gordon attempted to ...

Reports: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Married Saturday in France

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are now husband and wife, according to People, which is citing multiple sources. ...

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