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Finance and Commerce
Island restoration makes for difficult logisticscomplete all of the work but Lenz said he would ideally like to see Plum Island
Finance and Commerce / Posted 3 hours ago
complete all of the work but Lenz said he would ideally like to see Plum Island become something similar to the state-owned Rock Island State Park where docents spend the summer living in the lighthouse, giving tours and taking care of the grounds.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Art and music events in central Illinois: Oct. 22, 2017Readers Book Discussion Group, 2:15 p.m. Oct. 25, Humana Guidance Center, 7915
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
Readers Book Discussion Group, 2:15 p.m. Oct. 25, Humana Guidance Center, 7915 Hale Ave., "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman. Walk-n-Talk Book Club, 9:45 a.m. Oct. 26, parking lot of Rock Island Trail, "Snow Falling on Cedars" by David Gute... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Girls cross country regional roundup: Dunlap, Elmwood win team titlesthe reigning Journal Star Girls Runner of the Year, cleared the 3-mile course i
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
the reigning Journal Star Girls Runner of the Year, cleared the 3-mile course in 19 minutes, 25 seconds to edge Rock Island Alleman's Addie Pulley by eight seconds. Dunlap's Abby Johnson was third and Notre Dame's Grace Breitbach fourth... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Boys cross country regional roundup: Notre Dame, Dee-Mack win team titlesThe Notre Dame boys cross country team edged Rock Island Alleman to win its own
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
The Notre Dame boys cross country team edged Rock Island Alleman to win its own Class 2A regional on Saturday at Donovan Park. Notre Dame junior Chris Gilbert covered the hilly 3-mile course in 17 minutes, 13 seconds to take second behind Spencer... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Change of Command for Mississippi Valley Divisionstates; its boundary extends from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. District office
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
states; its boundary extends from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. District offices are headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota; Rock Island, Illinois; St. Louis; Memphis, Tennessee; Vicksburg and New Orleans. In addition, Kaiser will be... Read more
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The Telegraph
Friday’s Week 9 State Scores36, OT Chester 47, Edwards County 35 Chicago (Solorio Academy) 54, Morgan Par
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
36, OT Chester 47, Edwards County 35 Chicago (Solorio Academy) 54, Morgan Park 28 Chicago Heights (Bloom Twp.) 44, Rock Island Alleman 7 Clifton Central 50, Momence 47 Clinton 6, Macon Meridian 3 Crystal Lake South 35, West Chicago... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Inside Illinois' $16 billion backlog: What does the state owe your town?$8,828.90 Rock Falls City Treasurer Rock Falls $102,922.78 Rock Falls City
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
$8,828.90 Rock Falls City Treasurer Rock Falls $102,922.78 Rock Falls City Treasurer Rock Falls $84,965.65 City Of Rock Island Rock Island $30,295.14 County Of Rock Island Rock Island $45,745.00 Milan-Blackhawk Area Public Library... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri wrestling mixing things upStyle. No matter where that dual takes place, Missouri 125-pounder Barlow McGh
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Style. No matter where that dual takes place, Missouri 125-pounder Barlow McGhee is ready for it. The redshirt senior from Rock Island, Ill. was not recruited by the Illini. "I wanted to go to Illinois so bad," McGhee said. "I didn't get recruited... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Local Roundup: Comets duo in sweet 16Gabby Snyder had six digs and five aces, and Erin Henze and Erica Dambman both
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gabby Snyder had six digs and five aces, and Erin Henze and Erica Dambman both dished 10 assists. Girls swimming Rock Island 95, Sterling 91: The Golden Warriors won four individual races and a relay in a dual meet loss in Rock... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Real world points example: Notre Damelocked into the field of 256 teams. If they lose, their playoff chances are rel
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
locked into the field of 256 teams. If they lose, their playoff chances are reliant on their one nonconference opponent, Rock Island Alleman. The projected playoff points cut line is 39, according to Steve Soucie, state football columnist for... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
McShane shines for Western IllinoisJensen was a member of the SAU second team and they took second with a 298. The
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Jensen was a member of the SAU second team and they took second with a 298. The outing was at the Arsenal Golf Course in Rock Island. Hartman also competed in the NAIA Men's Fall Preview, which was hosted by SAU at the TPC Deere Run in Silvis.... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
GIRLS TENNIS: Coach proud of Pekin's effort at sectionalsthe No. 2 seed from Danville in singles and dropped a 6-0, 6-2 decision. Ashle
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
the No. 2 seed from Danville in singles and dropped a 6-0, 6-2 decision. Ashley Stilling of the Dragons beat an unseeded Rock Island opponent 6-2, 6-1 in her first singles match before running into the No. 1 seed from Danville in the semifinals.... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Tazewell vets seek better VA care through Bustosnow must travel to the Bob Michel VA Clinic in Peoria. That will include many v
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
now must travel to the Bob Michel VA Clinic in Peoria. That will include many vets in Tazewell, part of which Bustos, of Rock Island, represents within the 17th District. Discussion focused on care for mental issues affiliated with... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Biking the roads in Peoria is still perilous, but improvingplan, there will be more bike lanes on roads in the future, said Nick Stoffer,
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
plan, there will be more bike lanes on roads in the future, said Nick Stoffer, Peoria Public Works Traffic Engineer. “The Rock Island Trail is a huge priority, so we are working on creating a spine of connectivity to help cyclists reach it,” he... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
High school football: Week 9 Associated Press pollEffingham (7-1) 32 7 8. Herrin (7-1) 30 T10 9. Taylorville (7-1) 17 NR 10. R
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Effingham (7-1) 32 7 8. Herrin (7-1) 30 T10 9. Taylorville (7-1) 17 NR 10. Raby (7-1) 15 NR Others receiving votes: Rock Island Alleman 9, Coal City 3, Chicago Sullivan 2, Genoa-Kingston 1. Class 3A School W-L Pts Prv 1. IC Catholic (10)... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Shelbyville stays at number sixEffingham;7-1;32;7 8. Herrin;7-1;30;T10 9. Taylorville;7-1;17;NR 10. Raby;7-
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Effingham;7-1;32;7 8. Herrin;7-1;30;T10 9. Taylorville;7-1;17;NR 10. Raby;7-1;15;NR Others receiving votes: Rock Island Alleman 9, Coal City 3, Chicago Sullivan 2, Genoa-Kingston 1 1. IC Catholic (10);7-1;108;1 2. Tolono Unity... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017600 block of East Washington Street; use of a cell phone while driving; cited.
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
600 block of East Washington Street; use of a cell phone while driving; cited. Ogle County Sheriff Kevin Nettz, 45, of Rock Island; 10:12 a.m. Monday in the 6000 block of South state Route 26; driving while license suspended, operating a... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
2017 All-BCR Boys Golfwas a big reason. He averaged 40.64 for the season, shooting a 90 at the St. Be
Bureau County Republican / Posted 6 days ago
was a big reason. He averaged 40.64 for the season, shooting a 90 at the St. Bede Regional and a 79 at sectional at the Rock Island Sectional. He was Second Team TRAC All-Conference carding an 81. • Colton Novotny (BV/Sr.): Another key... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Week 9 Associated Press pollEffingham (7-1) 32 7 8. Herrin (7-1) 30 T10 9. Taylorville (7-1) 17 NR 10. R
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Effingham (7-1) 32 7 8. Herrin (7-1) 30 T10 9. Taylorville (7-1) 17 NR 10. Raby (7-1) 15 NR Others receiving votes: Rock Island Alleman 9, Coal City 3, Chicago Sullivan 2, Genoa-Kingston 1. Class 3A School W-L Pts Prv 1. IC Catholic (10)... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Unseeded success again for Macomb junior tennis player Erica Dawson at sectionalsthe second round and then upset the third seed in Round 3. After losing to top
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
the second round and then upset the third seed in Round 3. After losing to top-seeded and sectional champ Lily Schoeck of Rock Island Alleman in the semis, Dawson beat fourth-seeded Maria Coulter of Notre Dame 7-5, 7-5 for third place. "I think... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017notice to appear in court. Tyler S. Bertolozzi, 26, of Rock Falls; 11:21 a.m.
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
notice to appear in court. Tyler S. Bertolozzi, 26, of Rock Falls; 11:21 a.m. Friday in the 1000 block of Seventh Avenue; Rock Island County warrant for failure to appear in court; posted bond. Antonio M. Aguilar, 20, of Sterling; 1:04 a.m.... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Grandmother Tells Kidnapper ‘If You Come Near Me, I’m Going To Shoot You’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Illinois grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Grandmother Tells Kidnapper ‘If You Come Near Me, I’m Going to Shoot You’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Grandmother tells kidnapper: ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Grandmother tells kidnapper: ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Illinois grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Pistol-packing grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Grandmother tells kidnapper ‘If you come near me, I’m going to shoot you’a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
a bridge for the past two weeks. And, he told me he did prison time and stabbed a man in prison," she said. May is in the Rock Island County Jail on $555,000 bond. He's charged with several felonies, including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Art and music events in central Illinois: Oct. 15, 2017Center, 7915 Hale Ave., "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman. Walk-n-Talk Boo
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 days ago
Center, 7915 Hale Ave., "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman. Walk-n-Talk Book Club, 9:45 a.m. Oct. 26, parking lot of Rock Island Trail, "Snow Falling on Cedars" by David Guterson. Auditions Arc Light Productions Children's choirs are... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Boys soccer regional roundup: Peoria High, Roanoke-Benson move onJoliet Central: Pekin scrapped and clawed, but fell short in a 2-0 loss to Joli
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 days ago
Joliet Central: Pekin scrapped and clawed, but fell short in a 2-0 loss to Joliet Central, which moves on to face Rock Island in a regional semifinal. The Dragons had four shots on goal and allowed 14, getting 12 saves by Riley Bradshaw.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Dunlap, Notre Dame tennis players advance to statethe final two rounds in the Lakeside Recreation Facility, the Eagles finished s
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
the final two rounds in the Lakeside Recreation Facility, the Eagles finished second in the team race behind repeat winner Rock Island Alleman. RIA totaled 28 points to 19 for the Eagles. Dunlap freshman Taylor Disharoon lost the singles title... Read more
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The Telegraph
FRIDAY PREP FOOTBALL SCORES6 McHenry 47, Hampshire 14 Metamora 44, Pekin 34 Milledgeville 26, River Rid
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
6 McHenry 47, Hampshire 14 Metamora 44, Pekin 34 Milledgeville 26, River Ridge 6 Minooka 24, Oswego East 6 Moline 24, Rock Island Alleman 10 Momence 48, S. Newton, Ind. 12 Monmouth-Roseville 50, Princeton 21 Monticello 17, Fairbury Prairie... Read more
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FOX News
Attacker with knife flees after woman reveals her concealed carry gun, police sayher car. During the fight, the man reportedly slashed the woman’s arm with a k
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
her car. During the fight, the man reportedly slashed the woman’s arm with a knife. He then ordered the woman to drive to Rock Island County, a rural area, according to police. Once the woman stopped the car, she was able to reach her gun, which... Read more
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FOX News
Attacker with knife flees after woman reveals her concealed carry gun, police sayher car. During the fight, the man reportedly slashed the woman’s arm with a k
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
her car. During the fight, the man reportedly slashed the woman’s arm with a knife. He then ordered the woman to drive to Rock Island County, a rural area, according to police. Once the woman stopped the car, she was able to reach her gun, which... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Knife-wielding man runs off after victim with concealed carry permit pulls out gunDepartment. During a struggle, the woman's arm was cut. The armed man then for
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
Department. During a struggle, the woman's arm was cut. The armed man then forced her to drive him to a rural area of Rock Island County. Once they stopped, the victim - who had a concealed carry permit - was able to get to her firearm,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Block of Park Avenue to shut down starting Monday— Weather permitting Monday, the 700 block of Park Avenue will be closed betwee
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
— Weather permitting Monday, the 700 block of Park Avenue will be closed between Northeast Perry Avenue and Rock Island Avenue. The closure, which is necessary for road repairs by the city's public works department, is expected to... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Knife-wielding man runs off after victim with concealed carry permit pulls out gunDepartment. During a struggle, the woman's arm was cut. The armed man then for
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 10 days ago
Department. During a struggle, the woman's arm was cut. The armed man then forced her to drive him to a rural area of Rock Island County. Once they stopped, the victim - who had a concealed carry permit - was able to get to her firearm,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Artifacts featured as Texas State Railroad rolls alongsaid by email. If all goes according to plan, guests will be able to explore a
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
said by email. If all goes according to plan, guests will be able to explore a 1920s wooden caboose from the Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railroad to see where the railroad conductor — the "skipper" — and his brakemen lived and worked. An... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Artifacts featured as Texas State Railroad rolls alongsaid by email. If all goes according to plan, guests will be able to explore a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
said by email. If all goes according to plan, guests will be able to explore a 1920s wooden caboose from the Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railroad to see where the railroad conductor — the "skipper" — and his brakemen lived and worked. An... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Knife-wielding man runs off after victim with concealed carry permit pulls out gunDepartment. During a struggle, the woman's arm was cut. The armed man then for
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
Department. During a struggle, the woman's arm was cut. The armed man then forced her to drive him to a rural area of Rock Island County. Once they stopped, the victim - who had a concealed carry permit - was able to get to her firearm,... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Artifacts featured as Texas State Railroad rolls alongsaid by email. If all goes according to plan, guests will be able to explore a
The Register Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
said by email. If all goes according to plan, guests will be able to explore a 1920s wooden caboose from the Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railroad to see where the railroad conductor — the "skipper" — and his brakemen lived and worked. An... Read more
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