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  1. Rend Lake College taking back unwanted prescription drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Rend Lake College is taking back prescription drugs in Mt. Vernon from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, September 26th at the MarketPlace.

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  2. Rend Lake College taking back unwanted prescription drugs September 26 in Mt. VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Rend Lake College are taking back prescription drugs in Mt. Vernon from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, September 26th at the Rend Lake College MarketPlace.

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  3. Two Arrested for Stealing from AmbulancesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Magic 95.1

    Two Benton men are behind bars after they were arrested and charged with stealing medical equipment from ambulances. 19-year old Charles Welsh was arrested for burglary and 18 year old Colton Endicott was arrested for possession of Continue Reading>> Two Jefferson County residents are behind bars after police found an active meth lab inside their vehicle.

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  4. Drivers needed for September Cruise NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFVS12

    Drivers of General Motors vehicles including Buicks, Olds, Pontiacs, and orphan cars are invited to attend Friday's Cruise Night, hosted by the Kingsmen Auto Club of Mt. Vernon.

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  5. Homeowners Coalition Helps Candidates Prepare For Mount Vernon Police ExamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The Mount Vernon Police Department and the Westchester County Homeowners' Coalition have launched a program to help prepare the city's young men and women for careers in law enforcement. The program, called Career Opportunities in Public Service, or COPS, helps prepare candidates for the Nov. 14 police officer entrance exam at the Mount Vernon High School.

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  6. Police Investigating Fatal Shooting in Mt. VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSIL

    ... "It worries me. The kids are worried about it, too,and they'd like us to get moved out of town," Moyer said. Mount Vernon police are still searching for leads on who shot Picket and why they did it. Police believe Picket's girlfriend was the one who ...

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  7. Two Arrested after Active Meth Lab Found in Car During Traffic StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Magic 95.1

    Vernon when police found the active lab in the car. Davis is charged with meth manufacturing, Craig was charged with meth possession with the intent to deliver and other related charges.

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  8. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Magic 95.1

    The Ag expo opens at 9 am, with Perry Case Band and For His Glory performing on the Main Grandstand beginning at 7:30. It's FFA and Ag day at the Du Quoin State Fair.

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  9. Deadly Mt. Vernon shooting investigated as homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KFVS12

    A deadly shooting in Mount Vernon on Sunday morning is being investigated as a homicide, according to the Jefferson County Coroner.

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  10. 2 arrested on meth charges in Mt. Vernon, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KFVS12

    Two people were arrested in Mt. Vernon on Friday on meth charges after a traffic search revealed an active meth operation.

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  11. Five Arrested after Fight Video Surfaces on Social MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Magic 95.1

    The fight took place Saturday night at the intersection of 18th St. and Apple Lane in the Valley Ridge Housing Complex. 18 year old Kurt Jacobs, 29-year old Tyler Palmer, 20-year old Krista Ticer, 27-year old Ona Freeman, and 26-year old Darren Beard were arrested once videos of the fight were posted on social media.

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  12. Evelyn Jean VanhornRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Evelyn Jean Vanhorn, 84, passed away at 2:15am on Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at Integrity Healthcare of Wood River. She was born on September 25, 1930, in Benton, Illinois the daughter of the late Clifford N. and Bertha A. Eubanks.

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  13. James W. Wakenight Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Lisa (Phil) Prince of Aurora; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, Bud (Connie) Sigler of Mount Vernon; and two sisters, Vicki Anderson of Oregon and Nancy Plemons of Leaf River. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd and ...

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  14. Herrin Man Charged with Cannabis ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Magic 95.1

    Herrin Police say 60-year old Jeffery Newbold was arrested Monday evening at his home in the 700 block of S. 12th St, and was charged with Production of 20 to 50 cannabis plants, a class 3 felony. A Herrin man is behind bars after police raided his home and charged him with cannabis production.

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    Monday Aug 24 | Art Daily

    ... Dow Museum of Art and Science, Midland, MI; Krasl Art Center, St. Joseph's, MI; Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, Mount Vernon, IL; The Ormond Memorial Art Museum, Ormond Beach, FL; Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta, GA; Robert Ferst Center ...

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  16. Mt. Vernon Police Ask for Help Locating Missing WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WSIL

    Mt. Vernon Police are asking for the public's help locating a missing woman. Lashawn Denise Golliday was last seen Aug. 18 in the area of 15th and Casey Street in Mt.

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  17. Why some farmers are deciding to go GMO-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Concord Monitor

    The Pana, Ill.-area farmer had been using corn and soybean seeds genetically modified to work with glyphosate - the generic name for Monsanto's signature Roundup herbicide. But he reached a point at which he said it no longer made sense from a dollars standpoint.

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  18. PEOPLE v. GLAZIERRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | FindLaw

    Michael J. Pelletier, State Appellate Defender, Alan D. Goldberg, Deputy Defender, Jean Park, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Chicago, IL, for Appellant. David Stanton, State's Attorney, Pinckneyville, IL; Patrick Delfino, Director, Stephen E. Norris, Deputy Director, Sharon Shanahan, Staff Attorney, Office of the State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor, Mt.

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  19. Belleville Man Arrested on SIU CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Magic 95.1

    Harkins-Monya is accused of groping three women. A Belleville man was arrested after a sexual assault incident was reported at SIU.

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  20. Why some farmers are deciding to go GMO-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Inside Bay Area

    Five years ago, Dan Beyers took his farm in a new direction. Or, rather, back in an old direction.

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