Push on as Obamacare deadline approaches
Having dealt with high blood pressure for years, Darren Williams knows all too well how expensive doctor visits and prescriptions can be without health insurance.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Judge orders halt to Marion range's rifle practice
A southern Illinois judge has ordered a gun range to halt target shooting with rifles for now in the wake of a woman being injured by a suspected stray bullet.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
More height means higher IQ, finds Scottish study
In a joint study with Aberdeen University and University College London, the academics found that people who are shorter than average are more likely to have lower IQs than people who are taller.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Porter Health names new CEO
The board of directors of Porter Health Care System announced Thursday that Stephen Lunn will serve as its new chief executive officer, effective March 24. "I look forward to joining the dedicated physicians, employees and volunteers at Porter Health Care System and supporting their work to provide the Northwest Indiana community with high quality ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Secondary Modern on touring and soaring with "Birds"
As social scenes change in southern Illinois, businesses switch hands and infrastructures fall apart, Secondary Modern continues to prevail as a local music staple.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau
Car Hits Train in Marion, Illinois
Emergency crews were called to Halfway Road in Marion Tuesday after a car hit a train.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Marion Police Ask For Help In Theft Investigation
Marion police is asking for help from the public to identify a man wanted for questioning for a possible theft.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
The Sand Trap
Share your personal course pictures.
Its just a 9 hole course. But it is very tight. Widest fairway is 30 yards, most are 20-25.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Rail service returns to Herrin after 2-year break
Leaders in Herrin say they hope the revived short-line freight service will help economic development in the community that's 12 miles northeast of Carbondale.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
IDES And LIHEAP Moving To New Marion Offices
A new deal will keep the state Department of Employment Security in the area. Man Tra Con Corporation is giving office space to IDES and Crosswalk Community Action's county outreach center, which was housed at the IDES facility.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Marion IDES Office to Join with Man-Tra-Con
The Illinois Department of Employment Security has agreed to keep an ofice in town, just weeks after IDES announced it will close its Marion facility.