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2014/10/20 16:47
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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - Bond has been set at $1 million for a 25-year-old Peoria woman accused of fatally stabbing a man over the weekend. Janay Hayes appeared at a bond hearing before Associate Judge...
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2014/10/20 15:08
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PEORIA, Ill. - A cemetery in central Illinois is embarking on an unusual marketing campaign that includes a 5K race and actors dressing as people buried there. The goal is to encourage more people to...
2014/10/20 03:24
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A visibly relaxed Obama�spoke to several thousand enthusiastic supporters at a rally late Sunday inside a packed auditorium on the campus of Chicago State University, throwing his arm around Quinn as...
2014/10/20 03:13
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President Barack Obama returned to his hometown Sunday in a bid to whip up support for Gov. Pat Quinn, as Democrats fight to hold control of the Illinois governor's office against stiff challenge from...
2014/10/19 20:57
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Collecting piles of scrap metal, including some that tornadoes left behind earlier this year, is helping a 72-year-old Nebraska man lead his small congregation's effort to raise money for a new...
2014/10/19 15:43
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CHICAGO (AP) - Republican businessman Bruce Rauner has picked up more newspaper endorsements in his bid for Illinois governor. The Belleville News Democrat, (Champaign) News Gazette and the Journal...
2014/10/17 22:20
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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A cemetery in central Illinois is embarking on an unusual marketing campaign that includes a 5K race and actors dressing as people buried there. The goal is to encourage more...
2014/10/17 18:57
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Volkswind USA has halted its efforts to gain permission to build a wind farm near Hallam and Cortland in southeast Nebraska. The Lincoln Journal Star reports the company asked the Lincoln-Lancaster...
2014/10/17 15:43
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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - The Peoria City Council has repealed part of a city ordinance that would have required anyone buying a weapon to provide their thumbprint. The Journal Star reports...
2014/10/17 11:04
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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - A former Peoria band teacher has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a high school student. The (Peoria) Journal Star reports (http://bit.ly/1tz9xjc ) 34-year-old Maury Beelman...
2014/10/14 22:36
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Battle Creek remains the number-1 team in Nebraska's Class C2 rankings. Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school,...
2014/10/13 20:54
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A suburban Milwaukee Presbyterian church with roots dating to the late 1800s has decided to close amid financial problems. The Milwaukee Journal Star reports New Life Presbyterian Church in Glendale...
2014/10/13 18:57
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A self-described "pack rat" of everything Ford, Doug Swanson is planning to sell a large chunk of his collection at auction later this month. Swanson, 67, tells the Lincoln Journal Star that he...
2014/10/13 01:10
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A 22-year-old Bartonville man who had been held for less than a week in the Peoria County Jail was found dead from an apparent suicide Sunday morning in his cell, the Journal Star reports. Tylor D....
2014/10/12 21:10
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Several people were hospitalized after a disco ball fell on them at a Peoria night club. It happened at Berlin on Main Street in Peoria around 3 am Saturday. The Peoria Journal Star reports that no...
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2014/10/12 04:10
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The Peoria Journal Star reports that one person is dead following a car accident at US Route 24 and Nofsinger Road in Washington. Traffic at the intersection was blocked off Saturday night. We will...
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2014/10/11 16:14
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WEST PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - A West Peoria man is accused of assaulting his pregnant girlfriend and then attacking sheriff's deputies and trying to grab one of their guns during his arrest. According to...
2014/10/10 20:28
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AVAVA/Getty Images/iStockphotoLincoln Public Schools want their teachers — and students — to be more thoughtful when discussing socially constructed binary models of gender expression. A Nebraska...
2014/10/10 17:57
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The Lincoln Public Schools superintendent says people who have criticized the district's gender identity training are misinformed. Before the academic year began, district officials spoke with school...
2014/10/09 11:14
2014/10/09 11:14
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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - A Peoria woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for setting a fire at her nursing home after pleading guilty against her attorney's advice. The (Peoria) Journal Star...
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