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KC Hears Update On Geospatial Technology Program

The KC Board of Trustees were given an overview of the program and its opportunities during its regular monthly meeting Monday night.  

KC with 2.5 Million Dollar Shortfall To Make Up

Due to a lack of state funding and declining enrollment, among other factors, the Kaskaskia College Board will be dealing with around a $2.5 million shortfall in the tentative Fiscal Year 2017 budget presented to the Board of Trustees Monday night.

Centralia City Council Asked About Minority Hiring

A Centralia resident asked the city council Monday night if minorities were fairly represented on the city's work force.   Vernell Burris believes only three minorities are currently on the city payroll.

Marion County Coroner's Office Investigating Death of Odin Man

Marion County Coroner Troy Cannon says a weekend death of a 32-year-old Odin man is being investigated as an apparent drug overdose, pending toxicology test results.   

Governor Signs Legislation to Curb Gun Violence

Three Affiliated Tribes Issues Support for Pipeline Protest

Lawyer Tells Court Blagojevich to Appeal Prison Sentence

Police Beat for Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Final Race of Balloon Fest Gets Off the Ground Sunday Night

Salem Begins Natural Gas Line Replacement Program For 2016

Vandalia Man Charged Following Five Hour Stand Off With Police

Wild Ride Ends Without Injury for Irvington Teen

Texas Resident Claims First Place in Balloon Fest Cardboard Boat Races

Five People Injured in Route 37 Crash South of Salem

Judge Denies Iowa Landowners' Request to Halt Pipeline Work

Judge Moves Pipeline Protest Hearing, Says Sides Should Meet

Two Arrested Following Fight at Salem Home That Led to Two Arrests

IDOC Says Violating Procedures Appears to Have Caused Pontiac Prison Assault

Gov. Rauner Signs Package of Criminal Justice Legislation

Rauner Signs Bill Requiring Legal Aid for Juveniles

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Rare 'Yellow' Lobster Spared From Dinner Table at NYC Restaurant

A New York City restaurant has "pardoned" a special "yellow" crustacean after discovering that the little lobster was a one in 30 million find.Ruby the lobster somehow found her way into the biweekly shipment of live lobsters to the downtown restaurant Burger & Lobster."We couldn't help but notice her," the U.S. d ...

Teen Accused of Rape Gets Probation; Survivor's Group Says Judge's Ruling May Deter Other Victims

An 18-year-old accused of sexually assaulting two high school classmates is facing two years of probation despite the district attorney's office's recommendation of two years in prison.David Becker, of East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, was charged with two counts of rape and one count of indecent assault and battery, ac ...

North Carolina Police Kill Deaf Man After Chase

North Carolina police shot and killed a deaf man who was the father of a 3-year-old after a traffic stop following a brief chase, according to authorities.On Aug. 18, police said they tried to stop a car driven by Daniel Kevin Harris for speeding on I-485.After a brief pursuit the suspect got out of his vehicle and a ...

Feds Investigate Hack of The New York Times, Suspect Russian Operatives Are to Blame

Federal authorities are investigating a series of cyberattacks on The New York Times and other U.S. media organizations, and they believe those web-based assaults were "probably" carried out by the same Russian hackers who recently infiltrated Democratic organizations, a source familiar with the probe told ABC News.Th ...

Man Accused of Deadly Georgia Day Care Shooting Found Guilty in Retrial

Over 2,600 People in Shelters in Louisiana: The Latest on Flood Recovery by the Numbers

US Driving Hits New Record High in First Half of 2016

Federal Court Set to Hear Appeal on Kansas Voter ID Law

UN: Thousands of Children Risk Perilous Journey to US Border

Children of Witness Protection Struggle to Reclaim Identities

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Franklin Park Bobcats Fall....Rockets Open OBC With Win....

SALEM - The Franklin Park Bobcats fell at home to Effingham 12-6.  

Lady Bobcats Fall To Effingham....SC Improves To 3-1

SALEM - The Franklin Park Lady Bobcats fell to 5-3 on the season losing to Effingham at home 15-3.  Kaitlyn Banning, Christian Binnion and Maya Susmena all had hits.  Avery Bass scored a pair of runs.  Salem will be back in action today at Altamont Lutheran.

Castro's 4 Goals Lead Orphans...Wildcats Open Today

CENTRALIA - The Centralia Orphans opened up their season yesterday with a 4-0 shutout of Carlyle.  Emilison Castro accounted for all 4 goals, including 3 in the second half for the win.  He is just a sophomore.  

CORLHS Competes At McLeansboro....Prep Golf

MCLEANSBORO - Yesterday, Christ Our Rock traveled to McLeansboro for quad match with the hosts, Woodlawn and Mt Carmel with the aces nipping the hosts 162-166 to take the win followed by Woodlawn's 185 and then the Silver Stallions 194.

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Texas Rangers Place Outfielder Josh Hamilton on Release Waivers

Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton has been placed on unconditional release waivers. Hamilton, 35, only played 50 games for the team in the past two seasons aft ...

Tim Tebow to Workout Before 20 MLB Teams

Heisman trophy winner Tim Tebow's foray into baseball is about to become more real.On Aug. 30, he is expected ...

Aly Raisman Courted on Twitter, Agrees to a Date with NFL Player

Forget Olympic Village dating apps. Gold medalist Aly Raisman managed to score a date with an NFL star over T ...

Tom Brady Missing from Patriots' Pre-Season Games for 'Personal Reasons'

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) — The New England Patriots are playing pre-season games, but ...

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Devastating Effects of Zika Virus Seen in New Fetal Brain Scans

The devastating effects of the Zika virus on the brains of fetuses go beyond microcephaly, according to a new study published Tuesday in the medical journal Radiolo ...

US Drug Prices Remain High Without Generic Competitors, Study Finds

High prescription drug prices in the United States are largely due to drug monopolies and restrictions on pri ...

Traffic Deaths Continue to Rise in First Half of 2016

The upward trend of motor vehicle deaths that began in late 2014 has continued to surge through the first hal ...

Teen Becomes Fourth Person to Survive Brain-Eating Amoeba in 50 Years

A Florida teen has become only the fourth person in the last 50 years to survive an infection from "naegleria ...


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Linda Thompson's 'Earth-Shattering' Moment: When She Learned Caitlyn Jenner's Gender Identity

In a vivid and candid memoir, lyricist Linda Thompson is opening up about her relationship with music icon Elvis Presley and, later, her marriage to the person now ...

Consumer Watchdog Group Objects to Kardashian Social Media Posts

Are the Kardashians illegally bombarding you with advertising? One group says yes, and wants something done a ...

Jennifer Lawrence Is Hollywood's Highest-Paid Actress, Says "Forbes"

No big surprise here, really -- Jennifer Lawrence is the highest-paid actress in Hollywood. That’s acco ...

Shannen Doherty Reaches Settlement in Cancer Lawsuit

Shannen Doherty has reached a confidential settlement in her $15 million lawsuit against her ex-managers for ...

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