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Candidates Shimkus, Thorsland Square Off at WJBD in Exclusive Forum

Candidates Shimkus, Thorsland Square Off at WJBD in Exclusive Forum

The two candidates vying to win a seat in the US House of Representatives for 15th Illinois Congressional District met face-to-face for the first and only time during the campaign season, inside the WJBD Radio Studios in Salem.

Police Beat for Friday, October 24th, 2014

A 43-year-old Centralia man was being held in the Marion County Jail on Friday for alleged driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs and possession of under 2.5 grams of cannabis.  Nathaniel Wesley of South Lincoln was arrested by State Police.  

State's Trade Programs Help Companies Increase Global Sales

Governor Pat Quinn has honored a Mt. Vernon company and 14 others with the 2014 Governor's Export Award for outstanding accomplishments in the export of Illinois goods and services around the globe.  

Renovated Taco Bell Opens in Centralia

A ribbon cutting ceremony took place Friday morning at the new Centralia Taco Bell Restaurant. The restaurant reopened with new additions to the menu and a whole new look.

New Caterpillar Facility Opens its Doors

Centralia to Tackle Door-to-Door Peddlers at Monday Meeting

Three Hurt When Vehicle Overturns Southeast of Salem

Police Beat for Friday, October 24th, 2014

Centralia Football Field Will Stay Within Budget

Dix Man Allegedly Fights Police While Being Arrested for Fraud

Salem Township Hospital Recognized by Red Cross

Dix Man Receives Prison Time For Hacking Government Computers

Unemployment Drops a Full Percent in September

Marion County Finance Committee Finds Way To Offer Employee Health Insurance

St. Mary's Hospital Gets 'Stroke Ready' Designation

Illinois GOP Files Lawsuit Over Poll Practices

Governor Quinn Says He'll Comply With Hiring Monitor

Police Beat for Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Two Charged, One Sentenced in Marion County Court

Police Dogs Search Centralia Schools

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What We Know About the Washington State High School Shooting Suspect

The shooter who opened fire at a Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Washington State Friday was identified to ABC News by eyewitnesses and authorities as Jaylen Fryberg.Fryberg, who was a student at the school, died as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. One girl died and four others were injured ...

Homecoming Prince Identified as High School Shooting Suspect

  A high school student in Washington state opened fire in a cafeteria at lunchtime, leaving one person dead and at least four injured before killing himself with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.Eyewitnesses and law enforcement sources identified the shooter as Jaylen Fryberg, a freshman at Marysville ...

Ax Attack Against New York City Cops Was Inspired by Terrorists, Police Say

A man who attacked New York City police officers with an ax had converted to Islam in recent years and the assault appears to have been a lone wolf terror attack, police said Friday.One officer who was struck in the head with the ax by Zale Thompson on Thursday is in critical but stable condition, Police Commissioner ...

Remains of Missing UVA Student Hannah Graham Identified

The remains of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, who vanished last month, have been positively identified, police said Friday. The remains were found in a field on Oct. 18 about 10 miles from Charlottesville, Virginia, where the UVA sophomore was last seen. Surveillance footage recorded Graham walking arou ...

Body of Missing UVA Student Hannah Graham Is Identified

Two Dead, Including Suspect, in Shooting at High School in Washington State

National Park Service Investigating Vandalism Reports in at Least 10 Parks

Ebola-Free Nurse Nina Pham Visits President Obama

Shooting Reported at High School in Washington State

Donations Pour in to Buy Eric Frein Lookalike a Car

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Powless Named NTC Player of the Year

Powless Named NTC Player of the Year

KC Competes At Region 24 Meet

KC Competes At Region 24 Meet

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Week 9 Football Schedule For Tonight....

RLC Volleyball rallies, wins against Lincoln Trail

RLC Volleyball rallies, wins against Lincoln Trail

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Joe Maddon Opts Out of Tampa

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon won't be returning in 2015.  Maddon exercised his opt-out clause in his contract and is leaving the team. "We tried diligentl ...

Austin Davis Says He's Humbled by Brett Favre's Comments

St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis received some high praise from future Hall of Famer Brett Favre this ...

Jay Cutler, Bears Prepare for New England

The Chicago Bears (3-4) will travel to New England to take on the Patriots (5-2) on Sunday. Bears wide receiv ...

Saban: Rivarly with Vols Is 'Special'

Fourth ranked Alabama (6-1) is expecting everything they can handle against Tennessee (3-4) on Saturday. Alab ...

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NJ, NY Toughen Ebola Quarantine Rules After Doctor Case

The New York doctor who tested positive for Ebola wasn't required to quarantine himself when he returned to New York City after treating Ebola patients in Guinea. I ...

Does Your Doctor Owe Thousands in Unpaid Student Loans?

There are 846 doctors and dentists in 43 states who have been named by the U.S. Department of Education on a ...

Why New York Doctor with Ebola Didn't Quarantine Himself

There's a reason Dr. Craig Allen Spencer, who has tested positive for Ebola, didn't quarantine himself when h ...

Jump Right onto Trampoline Fitness Craze

Workout enthusiasts have likely seen it offered in some form at their local gym -- the trampoline workout. Bu ...


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Olivia Munn Reveals Aaron Rodgers Gave Her a 'Special Ring'

Olivia Munn is one lucky woman.The actress, who has been dating NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers for several months, opened up to the New York Post's Alexa magazine ab ...

Report: Teresa and Joe Giudice's Marriage Is on the Rocks

The Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice and her husband Joe have both been sentenced to months ...

Andrew Garfield Reveals Why He Won't Talk About Girlfriend Emma Stone

Andrew Garfield has been tight-lipped about dating his Amazing Spider-Man co-star Emma Stone, and while he un ...

Kelly Osbourne Honors Joan Rivers with a Tattoo

When Joan Rivers died last month, her Fashion Police co-host Kelly Osbourne was devastated.Now, she's done so ...

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