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  1. SIUC offers free dental cleaning to childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KFVS12

    ... they can learn and grow from here." The next free dental clinic will be on July 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Murphysboro Youth and Rec Center. The last free dental clinic will also be in Murphysboro, Illinois from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the ...

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  2. Fake $20 bills circulated in MurphysboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KFVS12

    Anyone who receives counterfeit money is asked to be aware of who passed it and call police with an information at 618-684-2121.

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  3. Carterville man sentenced to 15 years for burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KFVS12

    ... three year period of mandatory supervised release on each count. The sentences were ordered to run concurrently. Murphysboro police were called to a home on South 9th Street in Murphysboro on Aug. 31, 2014 for an automobile burglary. The vehicle ...

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  4. Dems Ask GOP To Help Improve ACARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | RiverBender.com

    ... people under the age of 65, which is called a "public option." On the Republican side, U.S. Rep. Mike Bost (R-Murphysboro) specifically mentioned replacing the law in his reaction to the Supreme Court decision. "I disagreed with the Court's original ...

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  5. Southern Illinois boys killed after sliding in front of carRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Authorities say two southern Illinois boys playing on a plastic slide in front of their home died after they slid into the path of an oncoming car. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says 10-year-old Tyler Marquith and 8-year-old Nicholas Marquith died at St. Joseph Memorial Hospital in Murphysboro after being struck by the car Thursday evening.

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  6. Two Children Killed by CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WSIL

    ... en they slid onto the roadway and into the path of the car. Both children were taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in Murphysboro, where they died as a result of their injuries.

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  7. 2 children struck by car, killed in Murphysboro, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KFVS12

    ... on the scene and began administering first aid. Both children were transported to St. Joseph's Hospital in Murphysboro where they died as a result of their injuries. The names of the children, boys aged 8 and 10, are being withheld at this time. The ...

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  8. Carterville Man Behind Bars for BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WSIL

    Wednesday, a Jackson County judge charged Ronald Kelley, Jr., 48, of Carterville, with attempted residential burglary and burglary, both Class 2 felonies. On August 31, 2014, Murphysboro Police arrested Kelley after he was seen rummaging through a victim's car.

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  9. Arrest made in Metropolis/Murphysboro stolen vehicle investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KFVS12

    On June 25, 2015 the Murphysboro Police Department received information from the Metropolis, Illinois Police Department of a stolen vehicle taken from Metropolis, Illinois. The vehicle, a 2010 Ford F250 Truck, was stolen from the Metropolis, Illinois Water Department on June 24, 2015 and owned by the City of Metropolis.

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  10. Carbondale PD looking for suspect impersonating officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KFVS12

    ... 457-3200. You may also call the Carbondale/SIU Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (618) 549-COPS (2677) or the Murphysboro/Jackson County anonymous tip line at (618) 687-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by on the Carbondale Police ...

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  11. Carbondale man facing more charges after attempted escape from courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | KFVS12

    Charles D. Thomas, 22, was charged with escape from a peace officer, aggravated battery and criminal damage to government property. According to the Murphysboro Police Department, on June 22 at about 10:35 a.m., they overheard radio traffic from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office court security of a suspect running from the Jackson County courthouse.

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  12. Murphysboro, IL auto body shop damaged by severe weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KFVS12

    An auto body shop in Murphysboro, Illinois was damaged on Friday, June 19 as severe weather made its way through the Heartland.

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  13. Sinkhole opens in MurphysboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KFVS12

    A sinkhole has opened up in Murphysboro, Illinois after sewer main collapsed around Wednesday evening. Witnesses say the street began to sink Thursday morning.

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  14. Big Muddy River continues to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | KFVS12

    The Big Muddy River in Murphysboro, Ill. is currently past its flood stage of 22 feet.

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  15. Unlawful Credit Card Use Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Magic 95.1

    ... Kroger on W. DeYoung St. after it was reported that a bank money bag had been accidentally Continue Reading>> A Murphysboro man has been arrested as he was a registered sex offender living near a park. 42-year old Robert Hinson is listed as homeless ...

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  16. 95-year-old Carbondale pedestrian killed while getting mailRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... cher had recently renewed her own driver's license and was an active member of the Christian Community Church in Murphysboro. The name of the driver, who stopped to help Crowell, has not been released. She was not arrested nor issued a ticket.

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  17. The Greatest Pie Fight in Cinematic History Has Been FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Slate Magazine

    ... paired with anything from Lillian Gish's "throbbing drama of love and sacrifice" The Enemy at the Hippodrome in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Henri Fescourt's 1925 adaptation of Les Misrables - original running time 359 minutes - at the Bentley Theatre ...

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  18. Tropical Storm Bill Makes Landfall In Texas, Heavy Rains And Floods ExpectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Switched

    ... the list of destructive tornadoes. Its records include: 695 deaths, the most for a single tornado; 234 deaths in Murphysboro, the most for a single community in a tornado; 33 deaths at the De Soto school, a record for a storm-related school ...

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  19. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KTVN Reno

    ... are now using the CareTrak tracking system for law enforcement and caregivers. Care Trak International of Murphysboro, Illinois created a telemetry tracking system that uses radio waves to help locate missing persons who are at high risk due to ...

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  20. New mom Carrie Underwood hits her stride at CMA Music Festival, discovers 'really good place'Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Times-Herald

    ... were three-generations of Underwood fans. Jessica Gallegos, her mother and daughter drove to Nashville from Murphysboro, Illinois. Gallegos, who's been to every CMA show for the past 10 years, met a very nervous Carrie Underwood back in 2005 at a ...

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