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Light Snow Brings Numerous Accidents

Several people were injured in Marion County accidents blamed on slick road conditions Wednesday afternoon and evening. 

Evening of Honors Award Winners Announced

The Greater Salem Area Foundation and Salem Chamber of Commerce have announced the recipients of several annual awards at their Evening of Honors Award Banquet later this month. 

Former Centralia Man Pleads To Severe Beating To Girlfriend

A 27-year-old former Centralia man has pleaded guilty to an aggravated domestic battery charge in connection with the severe beating of his girlfriend.

Rural Salem Man Gets 14 Year Prison Term in Meth Case

A 50-year-old rural Salem man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison after pleading  guilty to unlawful possession of a meth precursor.  

Marion County Sheriff Working Towards Higher Fees to Help County's Budget

New Season for Hunting Licenses Starts April 1

Unions Sue to Block Gov. Rauner's Order on Dues Collection

Lawmakers Propose Increasing Earned Income Tax Credit

Madigan Creates Task Force to Examine School Funding

Police Beat for Thursday, March 5th, 2015

St. Theresa Student Advances to State National Geographic Bee

Illinois Budget Cuts Would Harm Children in Poverty

States On Edge About the Future of Health Insurance Markets

Anti-Violence Group Lose Funds as Illinois Freezes Spending

SCHS Boosters to Host Drive One 4 Ur School

Secondary and Rural Roads Extremely Slick Thursday Morning

First of Two Finalist For Kaskaskia College President Visits Campus

Old Wamac City Hall To Be Torn Down This Month

Icy Road Causes Driver To Collide With Salem Squad Car

Centralia Man Arrested for January Residential Burglary and Theft at Centralia Home

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Federal Judge Shot in Detroit

A federal judge was shot in Detroit Thursday night in what police believe was an attempted robbery.Police say Judge Terrence Berg was putting out the trash when he was approached by two suspects, according to Rod Hansen, the media information officer for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. Fo ...

Bald Eagles Caught On Webcam Protecting Eggs From Snow

The dedication of parenthood was proven yet again on Thursday, as two bald eagles were spotted on a webcam in a Pennsylvania state park sheltering their eggs from the snow. The birds were captured on a webcam at Codorus State Park set up by the Pennsylvania Game Commission. As several inches of snow continued to pile ...

Viral Video of Skeletons Proves 'Love Has No Labels'

A viral video released by the Ad Council is warming hearts all over the globe. The public service announcement, titled "Love Has No Labels," features a large LED screen tracking two skeletons kissing and hugging each other. The first pair steps out in front of the crowd, revealing that they are two women. Later, more ...

16-Month-Old Has Egg-cellent Cooking Skills

If you have ever bitten down on an egg shell in your baked goods or spilled yolks into your egg whites, a video of a New Jersey toddler in the kitchen may make you feel even more inferior.The video shows 16-month-old Anna Quarella perfectly cracking an egg on her first-ever try.“We were baking cookies in the kit ...

‘He Was 8 Years Old’: Father of Boy Killed in Boston Marathon Bombing Testifies

Freight Train Carrying Crude Oil Train Cars Derails Near Illinois Town

Passengers on Delta Flight That Skidded Off New York Runway Talk About Bumpy Landing

Critics Say ‘Burnbook’ App Exposes Children to Cyberbullying

Jodi Arias Trial: Why Jury Couldn't Reach a Verdict

Boston Bombing Survivor: 'Coward' Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ‘Wouldn’t Look at Me’

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Centralia v. Mt Vernon Highlights 3A Regional Title Games

Centralia v. Mt Vernon Highlights 3A Regional Title Games

No charges against Busch

No charges against Busch

SCHS Boosters to Host Drive One 4 Ur School

SCHS Boosters to Host Drive One 4 Ur School

Patoka's Season Ends Despite 43 From Cain

Patoka's Season Ends Despite 43 From Cain

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Bulls outlast Thunder... Union: Lower NBA age limit

Bulls outlast Thunder... Union: Lower NBA age limit

Wildcats, Badgers win conference crowns

Wildcats, Badgers win conference crowns

Manning signs new deal...Panthers ink TE Olsen for 3 more years

Manning signs new deal...Panthers ink TE Olsen for 3 more years

Isles beat Predators

Isles beat Predators

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Staying Fit Throughout Adulthood Takes Brains

Instead of getting depressed when you turn 40, think of it as a new lease on life.So rather than letting yourself go, make a conscious effort to stay fit. In that w ...

That's Cold! Thinking About Money, That Is

Cold hard cash can actually make you feel cold, according to a couple of experiments conducted at the Univers ...

Beer Pong Is a Pretty Filthy Game

Beer pong is a game of skill, a game of luck, a game that usually involves drinking too much.Be that as it ma ...

Goal Setters Often Delude Themselves

When you’re trying to achieve a goal and think you’re doing a good job at it, don’t be too ...


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How a Spine Surgeon Came to Harrison Ford's Rescue

Spine surgeon Sanjay Khurana was playing golf Thursday when a single-engine, World War II-era plane crashed on the course.Khurana operated on instinct, he says, run ...

Website Reveals the Most Popular Locations of ‘Daily Doubles’ on a “Jeopardy!” Board

not just because you could win more money that way, but also because you have a better chance of landing a "D ...

Movie Review: “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” (Rated PG)

At the start of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Maggie Smith’s Muriel scolds a waiter for consis ...

Conan O'Brien Sings, Learns Spanish, Visits Cigar Factory During Cuba-Themed “Conan”

Conan O'Brien's trip to Cuba last month aired Wednesday night on TBS as a special episode of his late-night s ...

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