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Indiana Man Airlifted to St. Louis Hospital Following I-57 Wreck Near Route 161

A 40-year-old Westfield, Indiana man was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital following a single vehicle crash on Interstate 57 at mile post 107 near the Route 161 interchange.  

Marion County Sheriff's Department Investigating Two Early Saturday Morning Wrecks

A Salem man was injured in a single vehicle crash on Route 37 near Cartter.  The driver still being sought in the second wreck on Airport Road in Centralia.

Voter Registration Deadline Ahead for March 15 Primary

CHICAGO (AP) - An important deadline for Illinois voters is a few days away. Online voter registration for the 2016 general primary will close Tuesday at 11:59 p.m. The Illinois primary election is March 15.

Granite City Man Convicted of Murder in 21-Month Old's Death

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A Granite City man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the 2012 beating death of his girlfriend's 21-month-old son.

State's Attorney Releases Centralia Man Accused of Setting His Wife's Leg on Fire After Finding Problems With Her Story

Salem Relay for Life Goal and Theme Set

Two Canadian Residents Hurt in I-57 Crash in Jefferson County

Illinois to Close Youth Correctional Facility in Kewanee

Illinois Governor's Mansion Renovation Gets $1M in Donations

Illinois Roads Could Benefit from Potential $84.7M Windfal

SAT to Replace ACT as College Entrance Exam in Illinois

SIU Small Business Center to Close Due to No Illinois Budget

Urgent Call for Action Made During University Rally

Ray LaHood, NPR Host Among Order of Lincoln Award Winners

Illinois residents weigh in on proposed coal mine expansion

Illinois gets extension to determine flooding damage

Two Sentenced to Prison in Marion County Court

Marion County Court 2-12-16

Police Beat 2-12-17

No Signs of Foul Play Found in Death of Odin Man

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Northeast Braces for Life-Threatening Wind Chills

A major cold blast is hitting the Northeast and Midwest Saturday and forcing nearly 100 million people to deal with dangerous and possibly life-threatening wind chills. The polar air is already making its way eastward from the Midwest. The greater Chicago area could see wind chills Saturday as low as minus 20 degrees. ...

School Shootings Since Columbine: By the Numbers

In a Diane Sawyer special edition of 20/20, she spoke with Sue Klebold, the mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold. ABC News examined the impact and lessons from that tragic day that changed the nation. The numbers that follow are a part of a larger conversation about school violence and children in crisis: 50 &ndas ...

Hundreds of Thumbtacks Found in California Dog Park

Hundreds of thumbtacks have been found strewn across a California dog park on multiple occasions, apparently placed there intentionally to harm the pets that play in the park, police told ABC owned station KGO-TV in San Francisco. Dog owners began to notice the dangerous tacks at the Ohlone Dog Park in Hercules last m ...

Shooting Death of Two Arizona Teens Appears to Be Murder-Suicide, Police Say

Two 15-year-old girls died after a shooting at a Glendale, Arizona, high school Friday morning, police said. Investigators said they found evidence at the scene leading them to believe that one girl took the life of the other before taking her own life, noting the investigation is still ongoing. The shooting was repor ...

Death-Metal Rocker Believes Lost Vest in Macy's Display

Restaurant Machete Attack Survivor Describes 'Complete Chaos'

Suspect Identified in Columbus Restaurant Machete Attack Known to FBI

Two Teen Girls Dead in Shooting at Arizona High School

Suspect Identified in Columbus Restaurant Machete Attack

Woman Has Kissing Booth in Yard for Valentine's Day

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Wildcats Defense Tough, But Fall At Mattoon

MATTOON - The Salem Wildcat offense once again sputtered scoring just 16 points through the first three quarters, however their second half defense allowed them to remain in the game but eventually fell at Mattoon 39-30.  

Hays, Lady Cats Bowlers Head To Sectionals

JOHNSTON CITY - The Salem Lady Wildcats bowling team will compete at the Johnston City Sectional today

Citians 3rd Place State Game On WJBD Today

INA - It will be a busy day at Rend Lake College today as the SIJHSAA State Tournaments continue.

Christ Our Rock 19th Straight Win & Regional Champs....Prep Girls Scores

SALEM - The Salem Class 3A Regional will open up Monday night at B.E. Gum when the Centralia Annies take on Mt Vernon at 6pm followed by

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Basketball Hall of Fame Names 14 Finalists for Induction

Shaquille O'Neal and Allen Iverson lead a group of 14 chosen Friday as finalists for induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.The class also inc ...

Tim Tebow's 'Night to Shine' Prom Experience for Teens With Special Needs

Tim Tebow visited Good Morning America to talk about “Night to Shine,” an unforgettable prom nigh ...

Federal Investigation Launched to Study Crumb Rubber Turf

The crumb rubber on some turf fields will now be subjected to a federal investigation after health concerns w ...

Congressman Pays Off Super Bowl Bet With Biscuits and Fried Chicken

Rep. Robert Pittenger (R-NC) made good on his Super Bowl wager with Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) Friday morning a ...

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Girl Remains Partially Paralyzed After Enterovirus Infection

An Alabama woman said her daughter remains partially paralyzed 18 months after being infected with enterovirus D68. Kim Dillashaw said her daughter Kinley Galbreath ...

After Columbine: Experts Offer Tips for How to Talk to a Troubled Child

Sue Klebold, the mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold, sat down with Diane Sawyer for her first televisio ...

Valentine's Day Tales From the Emergency Room

Unlike New Year’s Eve or the Fourth of July, Valentine’s Day is not known for being one of the mo ...

Two US Women Miscarry After Zika Infection, CDC Says

Two U.S. women suffered miscarriages after being infected with the Zika virus, according to officials from th ...


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Ryan Reynolds Recalls the Moment He Fell in Love with Blake Lively

Ryan Reynolds recently revealed how he fell in love with wife Blake Lively, and it sounds like a plot from Lively's hit show, Gossip Girl. The two hit it off while ...

"Roots" Remake to Air Memorial Day Weekend

The remake of the landmark television miniseries Roots will premiere on the HISTORY channel starting May 30. ...

"American Idol" Recap: Five Hopefuls Are Sent Home, Seven Advance

On Thursday night’s edition of American Idol, the twelve contestants who performed on Wednesday were pa ...

Dakota Johnson on Working with “Ridiculous” Rebel Wilson in “How to Be Single”

Dakota Johnson said she could often be found crying off set while filming How to Be Single because her co-sta ...

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