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Vandals Hit Iuka Park

In addition to the park, the sheriff's department is investigating vandalism at a rural Odin home where windows were shattered.  

Rule Changes Coming to Deer Hunting

Four area counties are among those that will be removed from the late-winter deer hunting season as the Illinois Department of Natural Resources makes changes in hunting seasons based on recommendations from department biologists.  

DNR Releases Deer Collision Numbers

If you're traveling roads in South Central Illinois, you're most likely to hit a deer in Clay County. That's according to 2013 statistics released from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

Standard & Poor's Gives Illinois Negative Outlook

The agency Wednesday revised its outlook from "developing" to "negative" on Illinois' A-minus rating. 

Ex-Illinois Gov: Namesake Building 'a Scrap Heap'

Cook County Voters Will Get Guns Ballot Question

Governor Signs Off On Road Construction Program

West Nile Virus Found in Carbondale

Quinn E-Mails Show Politics Used to Disperse Funds

Rauner Videographer Kicked Out of Quinn Event

Selmaville School Finishes Year in Black

Salem Parks Won't Be Smoke-Free

Wednesday Final Day to Pay First Payment of Property Tax Without Penalty

Dog Pound Gets Closer to Completion

Salem Council Greenlights Gas Point Demolition

Salem Grade School Ends Year in the Black

Salem Police Report More Information on Route 37 Crash

Illinois Insurance Subsidies in Place for Now

Lawyers: Factor Court Decision into Pensions Case

Salem Police Investigating Burglary At Bradley Cycles

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Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution in Arizona

A double murderer executed in Arizona on Wednesday was pronounced dead almost two hours after the process began, state Attorney General Tom Horne said."The execution of Joseph Wood commenced at 1:57 p.m. at the Arizona State Prison Complex (ASPC)-Florence and he was pronounced dead at 3:49 p.m.," the Attorney General ...

Family Booted Off Southwest Airlines After Dad Tweeted About 'Rude' Gate Agent

A Minneapolis man said he and his two children were kicked off a Southwest Airlines flight after the father tweeted about a “rude” gate agent who refused to give his kids priority boarding.The incident happened on Sunday afternoon when Duff Watson was traveling with his daughters, ages 9 and 6, from Denver ...

Witness: Unarmed Teen Appeared 'Hurt' Before 'Porch Shooting'

One of the last people to see Renisha McBride before she was shot to death on a Detroit porch testified on Wednesday that the teen appeared scared and disoriented after crashing into a parked car.Carmen Beasley said she heard a loud bang outside her suburban Detroit home around 1 a.m. on Nov. 2, 2013. When she got a c ...

Indiana Teen Flying Around the World Dies in Crash

A teenage boy from Indiana, who was flying around the world with his father on a single engine plane, was killed when their plane crashed earlier Wednesday.Babar Suleman and his 17-year-old son Haris took off from American Samoa Wednesday morning before their plane crashed, according to a family spokesperson, Azher Kh ...

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's 'Best Friend' Did Drugs to Cope with Link to Bombs

FAA Extends Travel Ban to Israel for Another 24 Hours

Jury to Decide Whether Michigan 'Porch Shooting' Was Self-Defense

People Keep Trying to Sneak Guns into US Capitol

Missing Marine Wife May Have Been Having Affair with Neighbor

Trial Begins in 'Porch Shooting' of Unarmed Woman

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Franklin Park Fall Sports Information

Franklin Park Fall Sports Information

Salem Survives Again...Advances to Division........Vandalia Falls In Division Opener

Salem Survives Again...Advances to Division........Vandalia Falls In Division Opener

Dodson's Walk-Off Grand Slam Gives Tigers City Series Title

Dodson's Walk-Off Grand Slam Gives Tigers City Series Title

Local Boys 7th Grade Basketball Travel Team Finishes 2nd In AYBT National Tournament

Local Boys 7th Grade Basketball Travel Team Finishes 2nd In AYBT National Tournament

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Scoreboard Roundup - 7/23/14

MLB: Minnesota Twins 3 (46-54) - Cleveland Indians 1 (51-50) Milwaukee Brewers 5 (57-45) - Cincinnati Reds 1 (51-50) Follow @ABCNewsRadio !function(d,s,id){var js,f ...

Rob Gronkowski Cleared for Training Camp

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been cleared to play by doctors and will be ready for train ...

Rangers Re-Sign Mats Zuccarello

The New York Rangers and forward Mats Zuccarello agreed to a one-year deal worth $3.5-million on Tuesday. Zuc ...

Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's Disease

Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen announced on Wednesday that he has stepped down from his post as he is battli ...

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Website ‘Wevorce’ Attempts to Ease Divorce Process

Divorce can be a difficult process. It’s expensive, emotional and can result in years in court. But now, a new website trying to make the transition just a li ...

Five Things that Make You a Mosquito Magnet

Hot and humid summers mean mosquitoes. And the annoying insects spread more than just itchy welts -- they can ...

Sleep Isn’t What It Used to Be, Study Finds

Though closing our eyes and drifting off into unconsciousness is one of the simplest tasks we perform each da ...

Which Diet Gives the Best Bang for Your Buck?

Need some help losing weight? The diet program Weight Watchers and the weight loss drug Qsymia may provide th ...


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Ellen DeGeneres Reveals Portia de Rossi to Guest Star on "Scandal"

Portia de Rossi will join the fourth season of Scandal, and her spouse, Ellen DeGeneres, couldn’t be prouder.The talk show host broke the news Wednesday when ...

Justin Bieber's Beverly Hills Parties Draw Attention of Police

Justin Bieber is grabbing the attention of police yet again.Beverly Hills Police responded to six calls last ...

Peaches Geldof Died of Heroin Overdose, Coroner Rules

A coroner has ruled that Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose, according to the BBC, which attended the i ...

San Diego Comic-Con About to Blast Off

The high holiday of geekdom is almost here -- Comic-Con International: San Diego starts Thursday, though the ...

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