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Murphysboro, Illinois is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Murphysboro, IL include 62966. The median home price in Murphysboro is $89,900. More Murphysboro information.

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19 hrs ago | WSIL

Murphysboro 5K Run for Jaxon

Dozens of Jackson County community members and grade schools kids hit the streets of Murphysboro Saturday for a good cause.


Wed Apr 16, 2014


Teens Get Probation for Convenience Store Robberies

The robberies happened in January at Casey's General Store locations in Elkville and Murphysboro, and at the Huck's Convenience Store in Murphysboro.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

News Minute: Here is the latest Illinois news from The Associated Press

Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is asking a federal judge to throw out the lawsuit filed by one of his former employees.



Class Act: Marcy Weber

"I first met Marcy when I was in high school. She was my freshman English teacher, and I was just taken with her right away.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

WJPF-AM Carterville

Quinn Announces $8.6 Billion Road Project

Gov. Pat Quinn says a new $8.6 billion construction program will improve roads and bridges throughout the state.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

Northwest Herald

Algonqiun's Montarra Grill among top restaurants

ALGONQUIN – Thrillist, a men's digital lifestyle publication, has named Montarra Grill in Algonquin among its "12 Best Illinois Restaurants not in Chicago."


Tue Apr 08, 2014


DeSoto Firefighter Loses Elkville Home to Fire

Firefighters from Elkville, Ava, Dowell, Vergennes, DeSoto and Murphysboro Pomona Somerset fire departments were called to a home along Hallidayboro Road around 6 p.m. Monday and fought the fire for about six hours.


Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Closer Look: Quinn's budget holds a few surprises

This Feb. 24, 2012, file photo shows the exterior of the Illinois Youth Center in Joliet.


Thu Mar 27, 2014

WHBF-TV Rock Island

Quinn's proposes repurposing southern Ill. lockup

A southern Illinois juvenile prison closed for cost-cutting reasons may be reopened as an adult lockup for drunk driving offenders if Gov. Pat Quinn has his way.



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