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  1. Harrisburg loses to Knox CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Fayette Advertiser

    The Harrisburg Bulldogs lost to the Knox County Eagles 32-18 on Sep. 15 in Edina, Missouri. Senior Cody Karl rushed for 143 yards and had a 60-yard touchdonw run in the Bulldogs's loss.

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  2. Penn State pregame: Bounce-back effort from Lions' passing attack? Micah Parsons visits, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | PennLive.com

    ... the smallish speedster who had an 18-yard reception vs. Pittsburgh last week. Penn State recruit Micah Parsons of Harrisburg High School poses for photos with fans before for the Georgia State game at Beaver Stadium on Sept. 16, 2017. Joe Hermitt ...

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  3. Harrisburg defeats Salisbury for first Lewis and Clark win in program historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Fayette Advertiser

    BY MIKE URSERY SPORTS EDITOR The Harrisburg Bulldogs picked up their first Lewis and Clark Conference win in program history by defeating the Salisbury Panthers 34-12 on Sept. 1 at Harrisburg.

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  4. JACKSON, RichardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | Dayton Daily News

    JACKSON, Dr. Richard S. Age 68 years young of Fairfield passed away on Monday August 28, 2017. He was born October 2, 1948 in Harrisburg, Illinois the son of the late Richard S. Jackson and Mary K. Jackson.

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  5. Sentencing of man guilty of attempted kidnapping postponedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WAND-TV Decatur

    There has been another postponement of the sentencing of a southern Illinois doctor convicted of attempting to kidnap the Saline County prosecutor. Brian Burns of Harrisburg was to be sentenced Tuesday for his attempt to kidnap former State's Attorney Mike Henshaw, who was prosecuting him for on murder charges in the March 2016 death of Carla Burns.

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  6. Burns kidnapping sentencing delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    A Harrisburg doctor convicted in a scheme to kidnap the former Saline County State's Attorney was back in court yesterday, but without a lawyera Brian Burns has been in the Saline County jail since last year, facing murder charges in the death of his estranged wife, Carla Burns. Since his arrest on those charges, he has been convicted of plotting to have the late Saline county state's Attorney - Mike Henshaw - kidnapped.

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  7. Illinois Senate Approves School Funding OverhaulRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 29 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Illinois state Sen. Andy Manar, a Democrat from Bunker Hill, speaks about his education funding plan during a community meeting at Harrisburg High School in Harrisburg, Ill., on April 11, 2016. The Illinois Senate on Tuesday approved a school funding overhaul that supporters hailed as "historic," saying it will increase aid to all of the state's more than 800 districts and eliminate large disparities between rich and poor schools.

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  8. Janisch, Dorothy A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    Dorothy A. Janisch Born: February 2, 1931; in Harrisburg, IL Died: August 18, 2017; in Woodstock, IL Dorothy A. Janisch, 86, of Algonquin, passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017, at JourneyCare Hospice in Woodstock. She was born February 2, 1931, in Harrisburg, Illinois, the daughter of Edmund and Georgann Karibo.

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  9. Congressman John Shimkus releases Veterans NewsletterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... In the Veterans Newsletter distributed last week, I noted that my Veterans Advisory Committee would be meeting in Harrisburg on Monday, August 21, which happens to be Eclipse Day. However, scheduling conflicts have added to traffic-jam concerns and ...

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  10. Bulldogs hope added depth can equate to winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Fayette Advertiser

    BY MIKE URSERY SPORTS EDITOR The Harrisburg Bulldogs finished the 2016 season with a 1-9 record, but that doesn't reflect how the team played those 10 games from a year ago. The program was still quite new, being in only its fourth year of existence.

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  11. Harrisburg IYC lawsuit in court todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    Both sides of the lawsuit between the American Civil Liberties Union and the State of Illinois involving staff at the Harrisburg Illinois Youth Center will be in court today in Chicago. The ACLU claims staff at the IYC unfairly sought charges against teens housed there for quote trivial matters - going out on their own to do so when the department of juvenile justice didn't feel they were necessary.

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  12. West Aurora alumni want to name school's band room after 'amazing educator'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... well as from his daughter Sara and son Jim, who was band director at Oswego High School. Warren Felts hailed from Harrisburg, Illinois. He served two years in the U.S. Army during World War II. He and his late wife, Sue, raised their four children ...

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  13. Harrisburg, IL inmate sentenced to 8 years for attack on guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | KFVS12

    On Thursday, August 3, Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg inmate Jaylan Banks entered a guilty plea in Saline County to a Class 2 felony of Aggravated Battery.

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  14. the People of the State of Illinois v. James BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    Attorneys for Appellant Michael J. Pelletier, State Appellate Defender, Thomas A. Lilien, Deputy Defender, Kim M. DeWitt, Assistant Appellate Defender, Josette Skelnik, Supervisor, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Second Judicial District, One Douglas Avenue, Second Floor, Elgin, IL 60120 Attorneys for Appellee Michael Henshaw, Saline County State's Attorney, Saline County Courthouse, Harrisburg, IL 62946; Patrick Delfino, Director, David J. Robinson, Deputy Director, Luke McNeill, Staff Attorney, State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor, 725 South Second Street, Springfield, IL 62704 A 1 Defendant, James R. Branch, was convicted after a jury trial of three counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and was sentenced by the circuit court of Saline County to 15 years' imprisonment on each count, to be served consecutively.

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  15. Harrisburg soldier killed in Korean War comes homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | KFVS12

    Many people will be lining the streets in Harrisburg, Illinois on Thursday, July 27 to honor the life of a fallen hero. People will be coming out to pay their respects to a soldier killed 66 years ago in the Korean War.

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  16. Doctor facing murder charges changes lawyers againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Magic 95.1

    A Harrisburg doctor convicted of plotting to have late Saline County State's Attorney Mike Henshaw kidnapped was not sentenced yesterday as scheduled. A judge postponed Brian Burns' sentencing until Aug. 29 after Burns' attorney Bryan Drew withdrew from the case citing a breakdown in communication.

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  17. Adams, Nance attract college interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Cadiz Record

    ... basketball team and is a member of the 1,000 point club. Southeastern Illinois is a Division 1 junior college in Harrisburg, Illinois.

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  18. Remains of soldier return home to Harrisburg, IL after 66 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | KFVS12

    Army Reserve Corporal Edward Lee Borders was declared dead in 1954 after being missing in action in Korea. After 66 years, his body will finally return home.

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  19. News Briefs - " July 24, 2017Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2017 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... which aims to increase coordination between the U.S., Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania. AP The remains of a Harrisburg, Ill., soldier missing in action 66 years are coming home for burial. Phyllis Walker tells the (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan that ...

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  20. Court Filing: Downstate Youth Prison - Funnelling' Kids Into Adult PrisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    In 2015 the state of Illinois was forced to largely eliminate solitary confinement in youth prisons. Now, the American Civil Liberties Union says guards at the Illinois Youth Center in Harrisburg have come up with an even worse substitution: charges and, consequently, some long sentences for kids committing minor infractions.

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