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BPW Names Karen Walsh Woman of the Year

BPW Names Karen Walsh Woman of the Year

In presenting the award, the chair of this year's BPW week activities Michelle Garrison noted how the recipient of the award selfishly gives and gives and gives...and always with a smile on her face. 

Salem City Manager Says Acquiring Armory Could Be 'Least Worst Option' for City

The State of Illinois has given the City of Salem an additional 30 days to decide if they want the Armory building on North College.

Five Charged in Marion County Court

Five were charged during a busy day at the Marion County Court.

What's On The Ballot?: Advisory Questions, Constitutional Amendments

It's the first day for early voting in the state of Illinois, but voters heading into the polls this week may be caught off guard by the first couple of questions on their ballot.

Former Mercer County Treasurer Sentenced After Theft

School's PTA President Accused of Stealing Funds

Early Voting Opens Today

Obama Casts Early Vote in Chicago

Salem City Council To Consider Five More Home Demolitions

Centralia Man Injured When Pick-Up Hits House

One Hurt in Weekend Wreck Near Iuka

Hot Air Balloon With Burner Problem Lands Safely Near Odin

Vernon Man Arrested on Meth Related Charges

Salem Township Hospital Foundation Bowl-A-Thon Raises $10,000

Effingham Woman Killed in I-57 Wreck North of Effingham

Police Beat for Sunday, October 19th, 2014

Illinois Voters to Face a Rare 5 Ballot Questions

Better Business Bureau Warns of Ebola Scams

Elderly Ina Couple Found Dead After Their Home Explodes Into Flames

Grease Fire Causes $7,500 Damage to Centralia Duplex

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Billy Joel Reveals Why He (Probably) Won't Make Another Album Ever Again

as part of his ongoing residency there -- fans are still hoping that he might one day decide to make a new album.  But in a new interview with The New Yorker, Joel says that's not likely to happen.  "I've had my say," he explains. "Some people think it's because I'm lazy or I'm just being contrary," the Pi ...

Fighter Jets Collide over Kansas, No Serious Injuries Reported

A pair of F-16 fighter jets were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday in which one of the planes crashed and the pilot of the other was able to return to its base in Tulsa, Okla. and land safely.According to the Oklahoma National Guard, the planes collided over Howard, about 110 miles away from Tulsa. The two jet ...

Murder Suspect Mistakenly Released From Prison

A Maryland murder suspect was mistakenly released from prison on Friday, and state corrections officials say they didn’t even know the man was missing until Sunday night.Rodriquez Purnell was awaiting trial on murder charges when he was released Friday evening from the Maryland Reception, Diagnostic and Classifi ...

LA Kings Player Arrested for Domestic Violence

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov has been arrested in Redondo Beach and accused of domestic violence. He was immediately suspended by the National Hockey League. The collective bargaining agreement between the NHL and its players says it can suspend a player during a criminal investigation. Voynov will contin ...

Hannah Graham Abduction Suspect Indicted in 2005 Sex Assault

Woman Trapped in Chimney of Man She Met Online

Police Trying To Identify Remains Found in Hannah Graham Search

Indiana Serial Killer Suspect Says Spree Dates Back Two Decades

School Bus Driver Charged with Third DUI

Closing Arguments to Begin in "Dexter" Murder Trial

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Salem Boy's Golf Team Finishes 12th In State

Salem's Megan Gallatin competed as an individual in the Girl's State Tournament, while Centralia's Brandon Middleton competed as an individual at the boy's tournament.

Schwartz Gets Hat Trick, Blues Rout Coyotes 6-1

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Jaden Schwartz completed a hat trick with 3 seconds to play, goalie Jake Allen was strong in his first NHL start in two seasons, and the St. Louis Blues dominated the Arizona Coyotes 6-1 on Saturday night.

Toews Scores in OT as Blackhawks Beat Predators

CHICAGO (AP) - Jonathan Toews scored a short-handed breakaway goal at 3:26 of overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 2-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night.

Eastern Illinois Routs Southeast Missouri 52-13

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) - Jalen Whitlow threw two touchdown passes and ran for three more, and Eastern Illinois' defense forced five turnovers to beat Southeast Missouri 52-13 on Saturday.

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Flames and T.J. Brodie Agree to Contract Extension

The Calgary Flames and defenseman T.J. Brodie agreed to a contract extension on Monday. The deal is for five years and is worth an average of $4.65 million per seas ...

Percy Harvin Practices for First Time with New York Jets

Percy Harvin practiced with the New York Jets for the first time on Monday. Gang Green acquired the Pro Bowl ...

NBA Announces Basketball Development Curriculum in Chinese Schools

For years the NBA has been focused on expanding the game's popularity and reach internationally. They have ta ...

Cowboys' Joseph Randle Lands Underwear Endorsement After Shoplifting

Less than a week after being charged for a misdemeanor after he shoplifted a pair of underwear and cologne at ...

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Children of Ebola Specialists Shunned, Hospital Says

Children whose parents work with Ebola patients are being disinvited from birthday parties, according to one hospital.Dr. Mark Rupp, an infectious disease specialis ...

Dallas Nurses Call Colleagues Who Contracted Ebola 'Heroes'

On Monday, nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital hailed as "heroes" their two colleagues who contracte ...

Ebola Quarantine Ends for Louise Troh with 'Praise to God'

When Louise Troh, the fiancee of Ebola victim Thomas Duncan, emerged from a three week quarantine Monday she ...

Another Reason Not to Skip Breakfast

You've probably heard time and time again that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and yet, for a ...


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Michael Bolton Finds New Fans in Starring in Commercials as Michael Bolton

Michael Bolton is back in the studio, not to record another passionate break-up song, but to lay down tracks for a new line of greeting cards.The ‘90s R&B ...

Legendary Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dies at 82

Legendary fashion designer Oscar De La Renta passed away on Monday at the age of 82.A family member confirmed ...

Brad Pitt on ‘Pecking Order at Home’ with Dame Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie may be an honorary dame, but that doesn’t necessarily make her the boss at home.“A ...

How Jake Gyllenhaal Lost 30 Pounds for Latest Movie "Nightcrawler"

Jake Gyllenhaal's latest movie Nightcrawler is due out at the end of the month and a Halloween release date ...

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