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The Telegraph
CURT HICKEN’S OUTDOORS: Hunting opportunities still aboundday in the field is much more rewarding. No list of late-season opportunities
The Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
day in the field is much more rewarding. No list of late-season opportunities would be complete without some mention of a southern Illinois waterfowl hunt. Downstate goose hunting has certainly taken on a different appearance in recent years. For... Read more
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The Telegraph
Newspaper investigation finds Illinois raffle irregularitiesthe raffles don’t appear to be consistent with state law or enforced. Queen of
The Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
the raffles don’t appear to be consistent with state law or enforced. Queen of Hearts raffles began gaining popularity in southern Illinois over the past two years. Players buy tickets in the hopes of being drawn to choose a playing card from a... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Western Illinois football beats Southern, eyes first-round playoff byeGateHouse Media Illinois MACOMB — A year ago, the Western Illinois football te
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 15 hours ago
GateHouse Media Illinois MACOMB — A year ago, the Western Illinois football team walked off the field after its game with Southern Illinois feeling the lowest of lows. The Leathernecks blew a big halftime lead and saw their playoff hopes dashed... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
WIU clinches playoff berth, tops Southern Illinois 28-14A year ago, the Western Illinois football team walked off the field after its g
McDonough County Voice / Posted 16 hours ago
A year ago, the Western Illinois football team walked off the field after its game with Southern Illinois feeling the lowest of lows. The Leathernecks blew a big halftime lead and saw their playoff hopes dashed at the hands of the Salukis. Fast... Read more
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Marion, IL woman receives Congressional Gold Medalwith the Civil Air Patrol. June Minton, 89, was presented the Congressional Go
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 17 hours ago
with the Civil Air Patrol. June Minton, 89, was presented the Congressional Gold Medal at the Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois in front of a room full of people. Minton was proud of her medal although she said that she didn't feel... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE alumni select Glassman for 2017 Great Teacher AwardEDWARDSVILLE — The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Alumni Association
The Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
EDWARDSVILLE — The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Alumni Association has selected Jack Glassman, PhD, as its 2017 Great Teacher Award recipient. The New York City native is a physics professor in the SIUE College of Arts and Sciences... Read more
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Island Packet
Western Illinois boosts playoff bid with 28-14 win over SIUWideout Jaelon Acklin caught a touchdown pass in setting a school record and ra
Island Packet / Posted 18 hours ago
Wideout Jaelon Acklin caught a touchdown pass in setting a school record and ran for another, and Western Illinois beat Southern Illinois 28-14 on Saturday. The Leathernecks (8-3, 5-3 Missouri Valley Football Conference), ranked in the FCS top 10,... Read more
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Bob Kelly named Rend Lake College Foundation Alumnus of the Yearspecial because he was a member of the first-ever RLC freshman class. Followin
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special because he was a member of the first-ever RLC freshman class. Following his time at RLC, Kelley transferred to Southern Illinois University Carbondale where he majored in journalism, followed by a career in newspaper writing and then... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Better Bears coming to YSUBefore last week’s 25-10 setback against Northern Iowa, the had decisively take
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Before last week’s 25-10 setback against Northern Iowa, the had decisively taken down winless Indiana State, 59-20, and Southern Illinois, 36-28. Before those two wins was a four-game losing streak. “They’re a better football team than they... Read more
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SaukValley.com
What do voters do when we’re stymied?are elected countywide in Cook (Chicago), so three are always Dem. The other f
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
are elected countywide in Cook (Chicago), so three are always Dem. The other four are elected by districts, and the deep southern Illinois district was thought to be Dem forever. But it is now a GOP seat on the court. Yet, thanks largely to Mike... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Louisville hangs on to beat Omaha despite 'embarrassing' second halfas did V.J. King. Snider had seven points and four assists. Omaha had four star
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
as did V.J. King. Snider had seven points and four assists. Omaha had four starters score in double-figures. The Cards resume play Tuesday night at home against Southern Illinois. Tipoff is at 7 p.m. Copyright 2017 WDRB Media. All Rights Rese... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
Men's basketball holds off Omaha 87-78 • The Louisville Cardinalin a half at home,” said Padgett. The team shot 46 percent from the floor and
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted yesterday
in a half at home,” said Padgett. The team shot 46 percent from the floor and out-rebounded the Mavericks 53 to 41. Men’s basketball is back in action Nov. 21 against Southern Illinois at 7 P.M. Photo by Laurel Slaughter / The Louisville Car... Read more
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The Telegraph
IBHE: SIUE fastest growing Illinois public institution over past 20 yearsEDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is the fastest growing
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is the fastest growing public institution in Illinois over the past 20 years. In statistics from the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE), SIUE has demonstrated a 26.8 percent growth in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
No. 18 Louisville hangs on over Omaha 87-78start the season while the Mavericks' home arena hosts the U.S. Olympic Curling
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
start the season while the Mavericks' home arena hosts the U.S. Olympic Curling Trials. Louisville has home games against Southern Illinois on Tuesday and Saint Francis next Friday before traveling to Purdue on Nov. 28 for the Big 10/ACC... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
CLOSING IT OUT: WIU hosts SIU in regular season finaleWe’ve been 76-0 in the last six quarters so that’s a good feeling and shows wha
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
We’ve been 76-0 in the last six quarters so that’s a good feeling and shows what we’re capable of.” Up next for Western is Southern Illinois. The Salukis come in at 4-6 overall, 2-5 in the MVFC, but if anyone knows not to sleep on Southern... Read more
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Former state senator, SIC alumna visit studentsassociation represents 24 electric cooperatives including Southeastern Illinois
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association represents 24 electric cooperatives including Southeastern Illinois Electric Cooperative here in Southern Illinois. He previously represented the citizens of central Illinois serving four terms in the Illinois House of... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Saturday's area college football outlook for ISU, Western, Eureka and Monmouthfreshman Christian Uphoff (Washington) became the sixth player in ISU history t
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
freshman Christian Uphoff (Washington) became the sixth player in ISU history to return a kickoff 100 yards for a TD. Southern Illinois at Western Illinois 1 p.m., Hanson Field, Macomb Records: SIU 4-6, 2-5; No. 9 WIU 7-3, 4-3 Series: WIU... Read more
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The Telegraph
Fenix 5ive auto customization shop goes above, beyond into wholesaleAnthony “Boomer” Lubrant, an artist; and, Evan Lamb, the shop’s lead artist who
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Anthony “Boomer” Lubrant, an artist; and, Evan Lamb, the shop’s lead artist who is a master sculptor and did work for Southern Illinois Ozarks’ Garden of the Gods, among many of his own high-profile commercial projects. “We have a lot of... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Austin hosts national hunting dog event for the first timeopen was last in Minnesota 10 years ago near Owatonna, he said. Every five year
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
open was last in Minnesota 10 years ago near Owatonna, he said. Every five years, it’s held somewhere in the Midwest. Southern Illinois has been a popular place. “We’re kind of pushing it being this far north this late because of the weather,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Milledgeville senior signs to run at Illinois StateI contacts to get coaches in touch with Waite. Biggs ran track from 2007-10, an
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
I contacts to get coaches in touch with Waite. Biggs ran track from 2007-10, and played football in 2007, 2008 and 2010 for Southern Illinois, a program that competes against the Redbirds in the Missouri Valley Conference. Waite has never been one... Read more
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Northwest Herald
IHSFCA announces All-State teamsI offers and was a third-year starter for the Gators. Wormsley was a four-year
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
I offers and was a third-year starter for the Gators. Wormsley was a four-year starter for Jacobs and will play at D-I Southern Illinois next season. Mooney was a dynamic dual threat for the Red Raiders, throwing for 2,170 yards and running... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Western Illinois football hosts watch party Sunday in Macombat the University Union. Fans can join Western players and coaches at the part
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
at the University Union. Fans can join Western players and coaches at the party, which coincides with the FCS playoff selection show on ESPNU. Western (7-3), which is ranked as high as No. 9 nationally, hosts Southern Illinois at 1 p.m. Sat... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Boy Scouts 33rd Annual Scouting For Food Drive collectionmake up the largest segment of individuals receiving assistance from the Foodba
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
make up the largest segment of individuals receiving assistance from the Foodbank at 31 percent. In southeast Missouri and southern Illinois, the Scouts take donations directly to local food pantries. Residents who do not receive a bag can take... Read more
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Business Wire
Heather Harding Named Luxfer Chief Financial Officerand Emerson Electric. A certified public accountant, Mrs. Harding received a Ba
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
and Emerson Electric. A certified public accountant, Mrs. Harding received a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Luxfer Chief Executive Officer Alok Maskara said: “I am delighted to welcome... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man dies after White Co. oil rig explosionThe man seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois, has died f
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
The man seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois, has died from his injuries. The incident happened Tuesday east of Crossville, just off Million Dollar Road. Sheriff Doug Maier says three men from Precision Oil Field Service were... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Man dies after White Co. oil rig explosionThe man seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois, has died f
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 2 days ago
The man seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois, has died from his injuries. The incident happened Tuesday east of Crossville, just off Million Dollar Road. Sheriff Doug Maier says three men from Precision Oil Field Service were... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
MACOMB GROWN, WESTERN TOUGH: Taylor rises from Bomber to Leatherneck leaderfive seasons at Western Illinois, Saturday could be the final game Taylor plays
McDonough County Voice / Posted 2 days ago
five seasons at Western Illinois, Saturday could be the final game Taylor plays in his hometown as the Leathernecks host Southern Illinois on Senior Day at 1 p.m. For close to nine years, Brett Taylor has made an impact on the football... Read more
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CBS News
Inmate who fell from top bunk wins $4.75 million settlementsettlement from Cook County now that it's been approved by the County Board. A
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
settlement from Cook County now that it's been approved by the County Board. An attorney for Michael Borys says the Southern Illinois man was visiting friends in Alsip three years ago and got arrested on a misdemeanor, CBS Chicago... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE School of Pharmacy celebrates diversity of Thanksgiving traditionsPhD (on the left). EDWARDSVILLE — Taking advantage of the season and using the
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
PhD (on the left). EDWARDSVILLE — Taking advantage of the season and using the opportunity to promote diversity, the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy (SOP) celebrated various cultural traditions at its annual SOP... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Grant to fund development of Illinois off-road vehicle trailIll. (AP) — A federal grant will allow officials to develop a 26-mile (42-kilom
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
Ill. (AP) — A federal grant will allow officials to develop a 26-mile (42-kilometer) off-road vehicle trail system in southern Illinois. Rauner says demand is growing for off-highway vehicle recreation and the development will become a... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
IL--Southern Illinois-Off-Road Trail, ILBC-IL--Southern Illinois-Off-Road Trail,128Grant to fund development of Illinoi
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
BC-IL--Southern Illinois-Off-Road Trail,128Grant to fund development of Illinois off-road vehicle trailEds: APNewsNow.A federal grant will allow officials to develop an off-road vehicle trail system in southern Illinois. Gov. Bruce Rauner announced... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
New Ulysses Grant presidential library at home in the Southa retired Mississippi State history professor and biographer of Union Gen. Will
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
a retired Mississippi State history professor and biographer of Union Gen. William T. Sherman, a friend of Grant. Southern Illinois University hosted the papers for years until a dispute sent them to Mississippi in 2009. Despite Deep... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
SIU student finds new and endangered ape speciesThere are many brilliant scholars in the Heartland. One being a Southern Illino
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
There are many brilliant scholars in the Heartland. One being a Southern Illinois University Carbondale student with breakthrough research. Matthew Nowak, a SIU doctoral student, identifies a new great ape species along with a long list of other... Read more
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New off-road trail coming to southern IllinoisOff-road riders listen up! A new 26-mile off-highway vehicle trail is coming t
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
Off-road riders listen up! A new 26-mile off-highway vehicle trail is coming to southern Illinois. Sahara Woods State Fish and Wildlife Area will eventually be home to the first state-owned off-highway vehicle trail facility. The area is located 5... Read more
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Pregnancy Matters of Southern IL receives granta grant to purchase car seats. Ameren Illinois has donated the funds that will
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
a grant to purchase car seats. Ameren Illinois has donated the funds that will support families in need throughout Southern Illinois during 2018. The car seats will be available beginning January 1, with preference given to mothers... Read more
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Marion, IL resident to receive Congressional Gold MedalGold Medal for her work as a volunteer in the Civil Air Patrol. It will take p
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
Gold Medal for her work as a volunteer in the Civil Air Patrol. It will take place at the Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois in Marion at 1 p.m. She became a cadet in the Patrol in 1944 at 16-years-old. “I learned to fly in an... Read more
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SIU steamboat exhibit continuesA series of historic photographs complied by Southern Illinois University Carbo
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
A series of historic photographs complied by Southern Illinois University Carbondale exhibit will continue through November. The exhibit, "1800s Steamboats Build at Metropolis, Illinois, on the Crescent of the Lower Ohio River" features a glimpse... Read more
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SIU faculty vote to oppose eliminating departmentsCARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Members of the faculty senate at the Southern Illinois
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Members of the faculty senate at the Southern Illinois University in Carbondale have approved a resolution opposing the elimination of departments at the school. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports that the Tuesday... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Following Trump comparison, J.B. Pritzker will release tax returnsCouncil. *Gov. Bruce Rauner continues a campaign tour, stopping in Downstate T
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Council. *Gov. Bruce Rauner continues a campaign tour, stopping in Downstate Troy. He'll also hold a government event in southern Illinois at a state fish and wildlife area. *The Cook County Board meets, with President Toni Preckwinkle... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YSU to close out season against Missouri StateStark County native threw his first pass since Sept. 30 last Saturday during th
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
Stark County native threw his first pass since Sept. 30 last Saturday during the Penguins’ 28-20 victory against Southern Illinois. In the second quarter of that contest, he threw his first touchdown pass since the season opener, a... Read more
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IL Comptroller visits SIU to speak on budgetThe Illinois Comptroller visited Southern Illinois University to talk with stud
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
The Illinois Comptroller visited Southern Illinois University to talk with students about some of what she's been able to accomplish regarding the Illinois state Budget. Susana Mendoza said she's had a busy fiscal year. Not only has she been using... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
One man seriously hurt in White Co. oil rig explosionOne man was seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois. It ha
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
One man was seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois. It happened Tuesday east of Crossville in White County. Sheriff Doug Maier says three men from Precision Oil Field Service were working on a well owned by Citation Oil. He... Read more
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Kagay-an News
ECW Names Kolakowsi as New Chief Historianaward-winning Emerging Civil War Series published by Savas Beatie, and the new
Kagay-an News / Posted 4 days ago
award-winning Emerging Civil War Series published by Savas Beatie, and the new “Engaging the Civil War” Series published by Southern Illinois University Press. He’ll also help evaluate guest submissions for the blog. “It’s important to help people... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Leathernecks looking to shore up playoff bid and maybe moreConference and looking good for a postseason bid. And while WIU is looking goo
McDonough County Voice / Posted 4 days ago
Conference and looking good for a postseason bid. And while WIU is looking good for a bid, a win this Saturday against Southern Illinois could go a long way to not only locking up a spot in the playoffs, but also give the Leathernecks bigger... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
1st alligator snapping turtle in decades spotted in IllinoisCHICAGO — A scientist searching for a young male alligator snapping turtle that
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
CHICAGO — A scientist searching for a young male alligator snapping turtle that was put in a Southern Illinois creek at least a year ago instead grabbed a 22-pound adult female, raising hopes for those trying to protect a creature that hadn’t been... Read more
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Cairo, IL schools make due in midst of statewide shortageAssociation of Regional Superintendents of Schools. This survey covers the sch
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
Association of Regional Superintendents of Schools. This survey covers the school years of 2015-2016. However, several Southern Illinois schools said have been dealing with the shortage for years beyond that and they have been doing what they... Read more
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The Telegraph
Riverbend educators honored at Emerson Excellence in Teaching AwardsLewis and Clark Elementary were also honored. Collegiate educators from both L
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Lewis and Clark Elementary were also honored. Collegiate educators from both Lewis and Clark Community College and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville were honored as well, along with Michael Alexander, Collinsville Middle School Band... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE’s Lotter earns competitive statewide public health scholarshipEDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Amanda Lotter, of Ed
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Amanda Lotter, of Edwardsville, has achieved a $1,000 scholarship from the Illinois chapter of the Society for Public Health Education (ISOPHE). The competitive award is granted annually to... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
One man seriously hurt in White Co. oil rig explosionOne man was seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois. It ha
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 4 days ago
One man was seriously hurt in an oil rig explosion in southern Illinois. It happened Tuesday east of Crossville in White County. Sheriff Doug Maier says three men from Precision Oil Field Service were working on a well owned by Citation Oil. He... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
List: Area athletes formally announce college decisionsShane Knanishu (track) DePaul University; Tori Ortiz (track) Illinois State Bu
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Shane Knanishu (track) DePaul University; Tori Ortiz (track) Illinois State Burlington Central: Austin Macias (wrestling) Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville; Paddy McKermitt (baseball) Northern Illinois University; Madison Leone... Read more
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