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  1. Illinois residents grieve over fatal van-train collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | The Times

    Residents of a central Illinois city are mourning after five elderly residents were killed when a freight train struck their minivan. The accident happened Wednesday evening as they drove home to Pana after an ice cream social in a nearby town.

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  2. Illinois residents grieve over fatal van-train collisionRead the original story

    Friday Jun 16 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Residents of a central Illinois city are mourning after five elderly residents were killed when a freight train struck their minivan. The accident happened Wednesday evening as they drove home to Pana after an ice cream social in a nearby town.

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  3. Scores heating up at 2017 USBC Women's ChampionshipsIn an exciting 24 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Bowl

    ... three longstanding leads were bested at the 2017 United States Bowling Congress Women's Championships . Alice Burris of Pana, Illinois, was the first to reach the top of the standings, edging her way into the Sapphire All-Events lead Wednesday. ...

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  4. 5 dead after freight train hits van in central IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... as Herbert J. Castle, John A. Castle, Mary H. Castle, Nell R. Castle and Mary M. Pugsley, all from the nearby city of Pana. Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp says Herbert and Nell were husband and wife, as were John and Mary Castle. He said ...

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  5. Gerald ViebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Breeze Courier

    Gerald "Jerry" Vieback, 79, of Pana, died Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Pana Community Hospital. He was born May 1, 1938 in Pana, son of the late Martin & Rachel Vieback.

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  6. Five Elderly Pana Citizens Dead After Train CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Y 103

    The crash happened on 1800N Christian County Road at Illinois Route 16. An investigation indicates that the individuals were traveling southbound on the county road in a silver 2009 Chrysler Town & Country. The train was westbound parallel to Illinois Route 16. As the vehicle approached the railroad crossing, it failed to yield the right-of-way.

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  7. 5 dead after freight train hits van returning from ice cream social in central IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Chicago Tribune

    ... d dead at the scene and two were taken to St. Louis-area hospitals where they died. Police say the five are from nearby Pana.

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  8. Four dead when train hits vanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Four people were killed when a train hit a van carrying five people in their seventies and eighties. State police did not give names or say which one of the five survived, but do say the five victims range in age from 77 to 89 and all were from Pana.

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  9. Four die after train hits their carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Four people have died after their car was hit by a train Wednesday evening, and a fifth remains in critical condition, according to Illinois State Police. The crash happened on a stretch of railroad track running parallel to Illinois Route 16. Investigators believe the driver, a 79-year-old man from Pana, was driving south on a county road and drove over a railroad crossing.

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  10. Michael AmbroseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 9 | Breeze Courier

    Michael "Mike" Ambrose, 55 of Pana, died Wednesday, June 7, 2017 in Heritage Health - Pana. He was born March 25, 1962 in Pana to James A. & Judy Ambrose.

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  11. Two people shot on North Union Street in DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 9 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... food truck in Decatur is quickly gaining attention in the community by putting twists on classic summer food favorites. PANA, Ill. (WAND) - An 18-year-old man arrested in connection with the death of another man has been charged with first-degree ...

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  12. Seventh Campustown beating suspect pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... WAND spoke exclusively to Williams' mother, Kathy Davis. Davis said, "I wanted in their community service to include... PANA, Ill. (WAND) - An 18-year-old man arrested in connection with the death of another man has been charged with first-degree ...

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  13. Pana man charged with murder in May 31 deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... death of 59-year-old Stephen Presnell. Officers say they responded to a report of an unresponsive male at a home near Pana Lake on May 31, and upon arriving, they found Presnell dead at the scene. The Christian County Coroner says autopsy results ...

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  14. Mary Louise DraegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Breeze Courier

    Mary Louise Draege, 79, of Centralia, was called home by the Lord, June 3, 2017 at Heritage Health Manor in Pana, Ill. She was born the daughter of Corlis Owen and Elva Cynthia Dunn on July 29, 1937 in Anna, Ill.

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  15. Ruby Jeanette BurnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | Breeze Courier

    Ruby Jeanette Burnett, 89, of Pana, passed away Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Heritage Health--Pana. She was born March 26, 1928 to Herbert & Edith Waddelow in Beecher City, Ill.

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  16. Kenneth A. HorsthemkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | Breeze Courier

    Kenneth A. Horsthemke, 90, of Pana, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017, at Pana Community Hospital. He was born June 24, 1926, in Pana, to William and Louise Horsthemke.

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  17. Mobile zoo, breakfast, more offered during Decatur Airport Fun DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... The Decatur Police Department is seeking the public's help in its investigation into a Friday afternoon armed robbery. PANA, Ill. (WAND) - Police in Pana are investigating the death of 59-year-old Stephen L. Presnell from Wednesday evening. PLEASANT ...

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  18. Multiple departments respond to Paris house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... The Decatur Police Department is seeking the public's help in its investigation into a Friday afternoon armed robbery. PANA, Ill. (WAND) - Police in Pana are investigating the death of 59-year-old Stephen L. Presnell from Wednesday evening. PLEASANT ...

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  19. Hundreds "Dine and Dash" during French Fried 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Ill. (WAND)- Sangamon County authorities confirmed a two-year-old drowned in a pool in a backyard Thursday evening. PANA, Ill. (WAND) - Police in Pana are investigating the death of 59-year-old Stephen L. Presnell from Wednesday evening. DECATUR, ...

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  20. Search underway for missing man at Springfield LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Ill. (WAND)- Sangamon County authorities confirmed a two-year-old drowned in a pool in a backyard Thursday evening. PANA, Ill. (WAND) - Police in Pana are investigating the death of 59-year-old Stephen L. Presnell from Wednesday evening. DECATUR, ...

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