12 hrs ago
The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Top 10 deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history
The F5 tornado carved a 219-mile path and was, in some reports a mile wide. The tornado was on the ground for 3.5 hours and traveled at an average speed of 62 mph.
Tue May 14, 2013
This all occurred around 12:30 in the afternoon. The driver of the truck, Zach Nuss, was treated at Herrin Hospital and released.
Mon May 13, 2013
Governor Quinn Ignoring Southern Illinois?
Over the past eight months the governor has closed several state facilities across our region.
Wed May 08, 2013
Thu May 02, 2013
Council chambers join for energy buyout
F or the first time, multiple southern Illinois Chambers of Commerce came together in support of one thing; better energy rates for everyone.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Murphysboro Man Jailed After Police Chase
A Jackson County man is behind bars after fleeing from police Friday night. Eric S. Brown, 29, of Murphysboro, was arrested early Saturday morning.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Murphysboro Annual Chmaber of Commerce Dinner
Begins at 5:30 at the Murphysboro Event Center. Music from Memory Lane, guest speaker SIU Football coach Dale Lennon.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Local Businesses to Save Money with Electric Aggregation
Local chambers of commerce are partnering with a Mt. Vernon-based group to help area businesses save money on their electric bills.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Nearly 50 Illinois counties declared state disaster areas, following heavy rain.