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Two Injured in Selmaville Road Wreck Southwest of Salem

Two Centralia residents were airlifted from the scene of a single vehicle crash on the Selmaville Road southwest of Salem just before noon Tuesday to Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.

Centralia City Council Hears More Complaints on Low Flying Planes from Airport

The Centralia City Council heard more complaints Monday night about low flying planes from the the Centralia Municipal Airport and the feeling recent meetings to abate the problem had actually made the situation worse.  

Illinois: Publicly Owned Resort Should Be Demolished

SHELBYVILLE, Ill. (AP) - The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says a troubled, state-owned resort in eastern Illinois that has been closed since 2009 should be demolished and the site redeveloped.

One Receives Minor Injury in Downtown Salem Wreck

One person went to Salem Township Hospital on their own for treatment following a two vehicle crash on West Main near Broadway in downtown Salem Monday afternoon.  

Police Beat for Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Salem High School Names Lisa Stephenson As Teacher of the Year

Illinois Remapping Issue Step Closer to November Ballot

Illinois Lawmaker, University Spar Over Research Animals

Illinois Pushes Legal Aid for Juveniles in Murder Cases

Champaign Among Nation's Faster-Growing Cities

Father and Son Arrested in Walnut Hill

Bond Set at $50,000 for Odin Man for Residential Burglary; Drug Charges Won't Be Filed

Irvington Grade School Honor and High Honor Roll

Salem Grade School Board Issues Bonds for $2.5-Million Project

Centralia High School Superintendent Responds to Court Action Over Student Suspension

Centralia City Council Hears More Complaints on Low Flying Planes from Airport

South Locust Street Water Line Replacement Project

Centralia High School Receives Donation From Alumni To Make Improvements to Cafetorium

Kaskaskia College Board Signs 2+2 Agreement in Early Childhood Education with SIUE

4th & 5th Grade PE Awards

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Suspect in Arizona Highway Shootings Taken into Custody

A man who allegedly shot at passing cars while driving the wrong way on a highway was taken into custody Wednesday morning, according to police.The suspect, whose name was not released, is in his mid-30s and a resident of Phoenix, according to Department of Public Safety Public Information Officer Damon Cecil.Multiple ...

Severe Weather Sweeps Across Plains; Two Injured in Kansas

Brad Guay(DODGE CITY, Kan.) — Two people were critically injured in Kansas Tuesday evening following severe weather that swirled through the Plains, according to officials.In a statement issued by the Kansas Adjutant General's Office, the two injured people were taken to Western Plains Medical Center in Dodge Cit ...

Chaotic Scene Erupts Outside Trump Rally in New Mexico

angry at the presumptive nominee's presence.Dozens broke through barricades, threw rocks at police and disrupted the event. Many linked themselves to barricades to prevent themselves from being removed.Inside, Trump spoke to thousands of his supporters. But as he made his remarks, he was interrupted several times by p ...

Romanian Hacker 'Guccifer' Expected to Plead Guilty in Federal Court

The notorious Romanian hacker known as Guccifer is expected to plead guilty in federal court on Wednesday, according to prosecutors.Guccifer, whose name is Marcel Lehel Lazar, 44, allegedly hacked into emails and social media accounts and released the personal information of numerous high-profile victims.His alleged v ...

Surveillance Footage Released in Killing of Houston Boy, 11

'Large and Destructive' Tornado Strikes Kansas, National Weather Service Confirms

Bodies of Missing Washington Couple Found in Remote Area

Two Killed When Amtrak Train Collides with Car in California

Feds Seeking Death Penalty Against Alleged Charleston Church Shooter Dylann Roof

Two Planes out of Houston Airport Change Course After Threat

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Salem Heads To Mt Vernon For Regional Semifinals Today....SC Play In Sectionals

MT VERNON - The Salem Wildcats are back in action today as they take on the top-seeded hosts in the Mt Vernon 3A regional at 4pm this afternoon.

Softball Post Season Results/Schedule

The Class 3A regional semifinals began last night in prep softball.  

Yankees, Marlins & A's move to 5-1....Little League Results

Salem Youth Complex - In Little League Minors play yesterday at the Complex, 

Hammel stars on mound, plate in Cubs' rout of Cardinals

     ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jason Hammel pitched 7 1-3 stingy innings and had a two-run double in the Chicago's six-run first as the Cubs went on to rout the St. Louis Cardinals 12-3 on Tuesday night.

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Thunder have Warriors on ropes

     OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Golden State Warriors put together winning streaks of at least three games on eight occasions during the regular season ...

Goalie change for Blues

     TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The NHL's Eastern Conference finals are heading back to Pittsburgh.

Sale finally loses

     UNDATED (AP) - The Cleveland Indians are the first team to beat Chris Sale this season.

Super Bowls awarded

     UNDATED (AP) - The NFL has awarded the 2019 through 2021 Super Bowls to three cities that ...

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Dancing Docs 'Staying Positive' for Kid Patients in Uplifting Video

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta(ATLANTA) — Those in need of a pick-me-up need look no further than this video of doctors’ dancing with their kid patient ...

Teen with Down Syndrome Surprised with College Acceptance Letter

One Indiana teen's overwhelmingly joyful reaction while reading her college acceptance letter has gone viral, ...

VA Secretary Robert McDonald 'Deeply Regrets' Wait Time Remarks

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald says he "deeply regrets" comparing wait times at VA hospitals and ...

Nearly Half of Antidepressants Not Prescribed for Depression, Study Finds

Physicians are increasingly prescribing antidepressants for a variety of conditions unrelated directly to dep ...


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Amy Schumer Fights Back Against "Trolls": "I Think I Look Strong and Healthy"

Amy Schumer is standing up for herself against online "trolls," with an Instagram photo of herself in a one-piece bathing suit. The photo was taken over the weekend ...

"The Voice" Finale: Who Won a Recording Contract?

Christina Aguilera made Voice history on the 10th-season finale of the NBC singing competition Tuesday night. ...

"The Voice" Recap: Who Won a Recording Contract?

Christina Aguilera made Voice history on the 10th-season finale of the NBC singing competition Tuesday night. ...

"Dancing with the Stars" Recap: And the Winner Is....

Model/actor Nyle DiMarco won season 22 of Dancing with the Stars Tuesday night, beating out UFC fighter Paige ...

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