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  1. Neighbors Relieved After Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSIL

    Police seized more than six pounds of marijuana, heroin and drug paraphernalia from a Mt. Vernon home.

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  2. B-17 Bomber Lands in Mt. VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSIL

    ... there are less than 100 still in existence and fewer than a dozen actually fly. From Oshkosh, Wisconsin to Mount Vernon, Illinois, community members and veterans braved the rain Thursday morning as the Experimental Aircraft Association rolled in ...

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  3. Youth summer employment program begins in Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News12.com

    Young people ages 14 to 21 gathered at Mount Vernon City Hall for their official orientation into the city's Youth Bureau Summer Employment program. Young people ages 14 to 21 gathered at Mount Vernon City Hall for their official orientation into the city's Youth Bureau Summer Employment program.

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  4. Area gears up for FourthRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sentinel

    ... of happiness, among other things. The event will include music from Barefoot Becky and The Ivanhoe Dutchmen of Mount Vernon, Ill. A mix of German style polka and Czech music, with a smattering of country and other stylings, the group has performed ...

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  5. PEOPLE v. KITCHELLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | FindLaw

    Michael J. Pelletier, State Appellate Defender, Ellen J. Curry, Deputy Defender, Robert S. Burke, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Mt. Vernon, IL, for Appellant.

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  6. Kingsmen Auto Club Cruise Night featuring Tri-Five, Rat Rods on July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KFVS12

    Tri-Five Chevy and rat Rod owners are invited to the Rend Lake college MarketPlace on Friday evening for the monthly Cruise Night, hosted by the Kingsmen Auto Club of Mt. Vernon, Illinois.

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  7. 4th of July Lane ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WSIL

    To improve traffic flow and reduce congestion for the busy weekend, IDOT says those roadwork projects will be suspended where possible from 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 2 to 12:01 a.m. on Monday, July 6. Roots Road, between Oakview Road and Collins Road, will be closed for the removal and replacement of the existing bridge deck carrying Roots Road over the Union Pacific Railroad. Illinois Route 15 east of Fairfield; bridge rehabilitation; stage construction with one lane open, traffic signals and concrete barriers in place.

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  8. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Magic 95.1

    Zero crashes took place, zero criminal arrests occurred, zero DUI arrests took place. Three people were cited for seatbelt usage, as well as distracted driving.

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  9. One Dead After Fire Sunday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    Authorities say Tamara Malin of Mt. Vernon died at a house fire in the 300 block of Harrison St. around 11:30 am.

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  10. Several Injured in Jefferson Co. CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Magic 95.1

    According to the Illinois State Police, a Chevrolet pickup being driven by 23-year old Quentin Metje of Ina was heading northbound in IL Rt. 148 when a Dodge Charger being driven by a 16-year old male was approaching the intersection of Rt.

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  11. One person dead after apartment fire in Mt. Vernon, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KFVS12

    A Mt. Vernon woman has died after her apartment caught fire on Sunday. Mt. Vernon fire officials say crews were called to the 300 block Harrison Street around 11:30 a.m. to the residence of Tamara Malin, 47, of Mt.

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  12. Arch Grants summer 2015 class announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Scanews.com

    ... its graduates, and helps companies hire these candidates based on job compatibility and culture fit. CrisisGo: Mount Vernon, Ill. The CrisisGo mobile app is a universal safety and communication tool for groups and organizations of any size. With the ...

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  13. Unity Baptist Tabernacle To Hold Mount Vernon March And RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The members of Unity Baptist Tabernacle will take to the streets of Mount Vernon, N.Y., on June 27 for its annual march and rally. "We March and Rally for Mount Vernon" will begin with a rally at 10 a.m. on June 27 at Mount Vernon City Hall, 1 Roosevelt Sq., before a march to Unity Baptist Tabernacle, 101 S. 2nd Ave, Mount Vernon, for a block party.

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  14. With School Out, Crews To Remove Asbestos From Mount Vernon High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. With the academic year winding to a close this week, Mount Vernon schools officials stand set to start the process of removing asbestos that was found in several locations at the high school. School officials confirmed that the dangerous cancer-causing agent was discovered in the library at the high school, as well as several classrooms.

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  15. Principal ends career at Grant Street Elementary School in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Sepler's replacement at Grant Street is Lisa Condran, a third-grade teacher at Lincoln Elementary School in Mount Vernon who was selected from 12 applicants in March. Condran's first day as Grant Street principal is July 9. She spent a week at Grant ...

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  16. AeroSports Update: The Race Is On To EAA AirVentureRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Aero-News Network

    ... travel the course of over 400 nautical miles from Mt. Vernon, IL to Wausau, WI. Many activities are held at the Mount Vernon Outland Airport starting on July 17 and concluding with the beginning of the race on July 19. The race destination is ...

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  17. Generational marketing workshop to be offered in Mt. Vernon, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | KFVS12

    The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Rend Lake College is partnering with the University of Illinois Extension and the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce by offering a free workshop for local entrepreneurs. "Consumer Age Matters - Messaging to the Generations" will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, June 30 at the RLC MarketPlace, Room 354A, in Mt.

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  18. Busy Week For High School Graduations In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Harrison Daily Voice

    Mount Vernon High School Graduation used to be held at Memorial Field; thanks Mayor Davis for ruining the tradition which made it so easy for Mount Vernon' graduates families and friends to attend.

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  19. PPG Foundation Supports Goreville Elementary 'Day of Art and Science'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Coatings World

    Amanda Carter, customer service representative at PPG Industries ' industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, presents a PPG Industries Foundation check for nearly $1,000 to Mary Lou Crews, third-grade teacher at Goreville Elementary School, along with Teacher Brittney Lipe and third-grade students. The Innovative Classroom Grant supported an opportunity for students to participate in educational enrichment projects as part of a "Day of Art and Science" event.

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  20. Mount Vernon High School Fish Hatchery Program Release Brown TroutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The students of Mount Vernon High School received a lesson recently in both ichthyology and parenting during this year's trout release at the school's fish hatchery. More than 30 hatchery students took part in releasing 300-plus fish on May 5 at the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, where they learned about the life cycle of the brown trout from egg development to fingerling stage.

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