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Salem City Series Game 3

Great baseball played on all Little League games.  The Salem City Series Game 3 broadcast is in full from 1350 AM WJBD.


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15th District Congressional Candidates To Discuss Issues on WJBD Friday

The two candidates seeking to represent the sprawling 15th Congressional District in the U.S. House will meet face to face for the only time before the November 4th election in a forum at the WJBD studios at 12:30 Friday afternoon.

Centralia Football Field Will Stay Within Budget

It looks like the new Centralia High School Football Field is going to stay within the district's $2 million budget.

Dix Man Allegedly Fights Police While Being Arrested for Fraud

A 29-year-old Dix man allegedly fought with Centralia Police Wednesday night trying to arrest him in connection with a fraud case.

Salem Township Hospital Recognized by Red Cross

Salem Township Hospital has received an award from the American Red Cross for sponsoring blood drives in Salem.

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

Police: Illinois Thieves Lead High-Speed Chase After Nashville Theft

As Halloween Approaches, Firemen Give Safety Tips

Mt. Vernon Police Looking for Central Air Unit Thieves

Man Accused in 2011 Edwardsville Shooting Death in Custody

Police Probe East St. Louis Killing

Chicago Hospitalizes 2 Air Travelers from Liberia

Editor Defends Sun-Times After Reporter Quits

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Retracing the Steps of Craig Spencer, Doctor Who Tested Positive for Ebola

Officials are retracing the steps of a doctor who tested positive for Ebola on Thursday, with the doctor in isolation at a New York City hospital and three others under quarantine, city and state officials said.Dr. Craig Allen Spencer, 33, was placed in isolation at Bellevue Hospital on Thursday after reporting a 100. ...

Red Hot Lava Flow Edging Toward Hawaiian Town

A lava flow threatening homes and a town on the Big Island of Hawaii has gained speed in recent days, advancing more than five football fields in just the last 48 hours.Hawaii civil defense authorities and scientists are closely monitoring the lava’s progress, which is steadily encroaching on the small town of P ...

Hatchet-Wielding Man Who Attacked Cops 'Just an Angry Guy'

A hatchet-wielding man who attacked two police officers in New York City before he was shot to death was likely “just an angry guy” and was not connected to any terrorist organizations, a police source told ABC News.The attack happened at 2 p.m. Thursday, at the intersection of Jamaica Avenue and 162nd Str ...

US Taking a Tougher Stance Against Animal Cruelty

People who hate animal cruelty should be happy about an important change in federal law that will go into effect next year.Beginning in 2015, the FBI will consider animal cruelty as a crime against society, falling into the same category as homicide, kidnapping, burglary and arson. Animal cruelty crimes will also be i ...

Jodi Arias Trial Hit With Another Juror Issue

Murder Suspect Back in Custody After Accidental Release

Missing Nashville Boy Told Police He Rode Megabus Solo to Atlanta

Nebraska High School OKs Guns In Senior Portraits

Putting New Football Helmets to the Test: What's Safest?

Toddler Slams SUV into Virginia Automotive Shop

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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

Week 9 Football Schedule For Tonight....

Week 9 Football Schedule For Tonight....

RLC Volleyball rallies, wins against Lincoln Trail

RLC Volleyball rallies, wins against Lincoln Trail

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Manning-to-Sanders combo clicks at Mile High

Manning-to-Sanders combo clicks at Mile High

Broncos cut safety after run-in...Rookie QB gets the call...Falcons coach predicts team in England

Broncos cut safety after run-in...Rookie QB gets the call...Falcons coach predicts team in England

Pirates escape upset-minded UConn

Pirates escape upset-minded UConn

Lincecum iffy for rest of Series

Lincecum iffy for rest of Series

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The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is…Everything?

Land of the free…home of the brave? Not, if a new survey from Chapman University can be believed.Researchers conducted a poll of 1,500 people on what America ...

Americans Losing Faith in Medical Profession

What’s up, Doc? Certainly not Americans’ trust in physicians, according to an analysis by the Har ...

Kids Will Never Turn Their Noses Up at a Treat

Moms know how it goes: no matter if their toddler has a belly full of food, they’ll still be able to st ...

Ebola in America: Timeline of the Deadly Virus

Ebola, a virus that is affecting people thousands of miles away in West Africa, is now in America with two t ...


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Aaron Paul Criticizes Toys ‘R’ Us' Decision to Pull "Breaking Bad" Figures

Just days after Toys "R" Us announced it was putting Breaking Bad action figures on an "indefinite sabbatical" from its stores, Aaron Paul is supporting a petition ...

Oscar Producers Respond to Report that Neil Patrick Harris Was Back-Up Plan for Hosting Role

The producers of the 2015 Oscars telecast say a report claiming Neil Patrick Harris was their fourth option t ...

Aaron Sorkin Confirms Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs on the Big Screen

Christian Bale has landed a new job: the role of Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic of the late Apple visionary ...

Lorraine Toussaint Shares Her Secret Hopes for “Orange Is the New Black” Character

SPOILER ALERT: Last season on Orange Is the New Black, Lorraine Toussaint guest starred as Vee, a prisoner th ...

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