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Fire Destroys Tim and Cherie Clarida Home on Cheyenne Road in Rural Centralia

Fire Destroys Tim and Cherie Clarida Home on Cheyenne Road in Rural Centralia

Centralia Fire Protection District Chief Greg Earle says the single story home with basement was fully engulfed in fire upon their arrival.  However, they were able to keep the fire from spreading to multiple nearby outbuildings.   

Mt. Vernon Motorcyclist Killed in Sunday Night Crash With Semi

A 44-year-old Mt. Vernon man was killed Sunday night when his motorcycle ran into the side of a cab of a semi-truck.  The crash occurred at the Veterans Memorial Drive intersection with the northbound exit ramp of Interstate 57-64.   

Counterfeit $100 Bills Passed in Salem Over the Weekend

Salem Police Chief Sean Reynolds says a couple local businesses took in counterfeit $100 bills over the weekend.  He reports they did not realize it until they made their deposits at the bank.  

Clay County Hospital Welcomes Michael Zilm as Interim President

The President of SSM Health Illnois, Phil Gustfason, says Michael Zilm's experience and comfort level working with rural hospitals will allow for a smooth transition to the hiring of a permanent President for the hospital. 

Senate Democrats to Propose $750M Education Funding Increase

Beagle-Rescue Group Sues U of I Over Research-Animal Data

Illinois Residents Asked to Leave Fireworks to the Pros

Two People Hurt in Walmart Parking Lot Crash

Former DHS Worker From Highland Pleads Guilty to Theft, Sentenced to Prison

More Details Released on Arrest of Centralia Man on Drug Delivery Charges

Nashville Trucker Escapes Injury in I-57 Crash in Franklin County

Rauner: Democrats Are Agreed on Partial-Year Budget Plan

Chicago Man Makes First Appearance in Court on Laura Leake Park Shooting

Activists Push for Stricter Laws in Wake of Hastert Case

Illinois Medical Marijuana Director Resigns

HSHS St Joseph's Hospital Presented Partner Recognition Award

Mt. Vernon Police Arrest Three Juveniles For Three Weekend Business Burglaries

City of Salem Street Oiling Schedule for Wednesday

South Central To Start School On Time This Fall; Looking for New Board Member

100 Members of Evergreen Christian Church Take Park in Serve Salem Day

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10-Year-Old Boy Found After Being Kidnapped During Robbery in Dallas

A 10-year-old boy who was kidnapped during a gunpoint robbery in Dallas Monday afternoon was found safe in the city several hours later, authorities said.An Amber Alert was issued for 10-year-old Nicholas Fierros Jr. after he was kidnapped.The boy was visiting family when three men in black clothing broke in and deman ...

Cop Shot 7 Times Released From Hospital to Cheering Crowd

A 25-year-old police officer was released from a Philadelphia hospital Monday just days after he survived being shot 7 times in the line of duty. As the young officer, Christopher Dorman, was wheeled out of the hospital this afternoon, he was greeted by a line of applauding police officers.After his release Monday, Do ...

10-Year-Old Taken at Gunpoint During Robbery in Dallas

An Amber Alert has been issued for 10-year-old Nicholas Fierros Jr. after he was kidnapped at gunpoint during a robbery in Dallas Monday afternoon.The boy was visiting family when 3 men in black clothing broke in and demanded money, the Dallas Police Department said.The gunmen allegedly restrained a relative while ano ...

Two Dead in Shooting in Oregon; Suspect in Custody

A suspect is in custody after 2 people were killed and 2 others were injured in a shooting in Marion County, Oregon, about 70 miles south of Portland, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said Monday.Law enforcement launched a manhunt for the suspect after the shooting, and the sheriff's office later announced that a su ...

Two Dead in Shooting in Oregon; Suspect at Large

Wildfire Spreads Over 45,000 Acres in California as Search Through Destruction Continues

Mom of Teen Charged in 'Slender Man' Stabbing Claims Daughter Has Mental Illness

WV Man Goes House to House Rescuing Neighbors After Flooding

Wildfire Spreads Over 45,000 Acres in Erskine, California, Damage and Death Toll May Rise

Passengers Evacuate Flight After Brakes Cause Smoke Upon Landing

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10u Sweeps Double Header

SALEM - The Salem 10u Wildcats improved to 27-5 on the summer with a double header sweep of Breese and the SI Predators on Sunday at the Salem Youth Baseball Complex.  

Post 128 Junior Split With Mudcats...SC Plays Tonight At Olney

SALEM - The Salem Jr Legion is back in action tomorrow with a double header at Centralia before hosting Breese Red on Wednesday and heading to the Greenville Tournament this weekend.  

Post 128 Seniors Fall On Balk-Off

NEW BADEN - "It's a judgement call all the way.  I'll defend my guys to the end of time but there was nothing I could do about it."

Salem Summer Sprint Triathlon

SALEM - The Salem Swordfish hosted their Summer Sprint Triathlon on Sunday.  

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Eric Lindros Leads Class of 2016 Hockey Hall of Fame Inductees

The Hockey Hall of Fame has announced its 2016 inductees, and Eric Lindros finally made the cut. The announcement Monday revealed that players Lindros, Sergei Makar ...

England Manager Resigns After Defeat by Iceland in Upset at Euro 2016

After one of the biggest upsets in sports history, England manager Roy Hodgson has resigned. Iceland, a count ...

Tim Tebow Leads Passengers in Prayer After In-Flight Emergency, Witness Says

A mid-air medical emergency took a plane full of passengers by surprise when one man collapsed of an apparent ...

Tour de France to Use Thermal Cameras to Detect 'Mechanical Doping'

The Tour de France will use thermal cameras this year to detect hidden motors used by cyclists to gain an unf ...

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How the Supreme Court Ruling Will Impact Abortion Laws in the US

The Supreme Court on Monday struck down the Texas law that imposed strict new requirements on abortion clinics in the state.The 5-3 decision in the case of Whole Wo ...

Eat Fish, Lower Your Risk of Deadly Heart Attack

Fish used to be called “brain food”, but it may be heart food instead. Omega-3 polyunsaturated fa ...

The Best Approaches for Binge-Eating Disorder

Binge-eating disorder is the most prevalent eating disorder in the U.S., affecting about 3 percent of America ...

American Red Cross Apologizes for Poster That Some Found Racist

The American Red Cross issued an apology Monday for a poster that some people found offensive because it appe ...


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Well, That Was a Surprise: “Game of Thrones” Star Spills About Her Character’s Sudden Death

 (SPOILERS AHEAD!)  So many characters died during Sunday night's Game of Thrones season-six finale, but perhaps one of the most unexpected was when Cersei ...

Judge at Prince Estate Hearing: "We Are in Uncharted Water"

The battle for Prince's estate continued Monday morning at the the Carver Country District Court in Minneapo ...

Review: “Free State of Jones” (R)

Based on actual events, Free State of Jones stars Matthew McConaughey as Newton Knight, a Civil War nurse for ...

Celebrities and Where to Find Them: Try J.K. Rowling's Carnegie Hall Movie Screening

 Pottermore, the official website of author J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter universe, announce ...

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