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  1. Former NDSU hoops standout Alexander going pro in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Former North Dakota State University men's basketball standout Lawrence Alexander has signed a professional contract with a team in Germany. The 6-foot-3 native of Peoria, Illinois, was named The Summit League player of the year and tournament MVP last season.

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  2. Atlas Holdings sells Forest Resources assets to New-Indy and PaperWorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PE Hub

    ... City, Indiana, as well as St. Louis, Missouri-based Shillington Box, and IVEX Specialty Paper, headquartered in Peoria, Illinois. Hartford City Paper manufactures 100%-recycled papers primarily used in the production of corrugated packaging. Founded ...

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  3. Former NDSU hoops standout Alexander going pro in GermanyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Former North Dakota State University men's basketball standout Lawrence Alexander has signed a professional contract with a team in Germany. The 6-foot-3 native of Peoria, Illinois, was named The Summit League player of the year and tournament MVP last season.

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  4. Mont Vernon man injured in Taiwan water park fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Nashua Telegraph

    ... Group. He earned a bachelors degree in fine arts with a concentration in print making from Bradley University in Peoria, Ill. Before he went to Tawain to teach English he was working as a server at Chili's restaurant in Amherst. Nivens said Alex was ...

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  5. Real Personal Income for States and Metropolitan Areas, 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MacroBlog

    ... NC, the metropolitan areas with the largest declines were Beckley, WV (-3.0 percent), Fairbanks, AK (-2.9 percent), Peoria, IL (-2.9 percent), and Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL (-2.4 percent). Regional Price Parities (RPPs) measure the ...

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  6. BMACH welcomes new CSMRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Bayonet

    ... that allows others to thrive and improve on their performance." Incoming Command Sgt. Maj. Leon Johnson hails from Peoria, Ill. He holds a bachelor's degree in Health Care Management from Trident University, Cypress, California. Johnson's Army ...

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  7. Mont Vernon man injured in Tawain water park fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Nashua Telegraph

    ... Group. He earned a bachelors degree in fine arts with a concentration in print making from Bradley University in Peoria, Ill. Before he went to Tawain to teach English he was working as a server at Chili's restaurant in Amherst. Nivens said Alex was ...

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  8. Henryetta's Musical Mechanic Brings Classical Music, Old Machines To LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... "My great uncle, and my grandfather, and my grandmother on my mother's side all retired from Caterpiller in East Peoria Illinois," he said. Dan loves old machines and owns J and L Diesel Service in Henryetta, but he also has a passion for the ...

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  9. Indy to Acquire U.S. Operations of Forest ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Paper Age

    ... less than truck load quantities of recovered fiber. In 2005 Forest Resources acquired Ivex Specialty Paper located in Peoria, Illinois. Historically a manufacturer of creped papers for the multi-wall bag industry, Ivex Specialty Paper now produces a ...

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  10. Mini-course shows its Washington StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... wanted to do, dedicate a hole to Thomas, but we didn't know if the course would reopen." From an idea hatched by East Peoria resident Cathy Lane, wife of a Hillcrest member, most of the new holes were designed and built by area high school and ...

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  11. River 1000 offers fusion of cultures with foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... shrimp alfredo, shrimp scampi, barbecue ribs and brisket. Inside the restaurant, there is a large picture of the Peoria skyline, burnt orange walls and wire balls hanging from the ceiling. Rogers describes the atmosphere inside as "exciting." "The ...

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  12. Events, traffic details set in East Peoria for Red, White and Boom Fourth of July festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    The largest fireworks display in the state will light the sky over the Illinois River between East Peoria and Peoria during UnityPoint Health Methodist-Proctor Red, White and Boom on July 4. Events in East Peoria will occur in RiverFront Park, behind Wal-Mart SuperCenter, starting at 5 p.m. through 8 p.m. Wildlife Prairie Park will present exhibits and food will be available from the East Peoria Community High School Athletic Boosters. The athletic boosters will sell grilled pork chops and hot dogs, soda and water.

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  13. Local martial arts teacher training for national title Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Kelly O'Keefe has his own gym along Washington Street in East Peoria, but he works out at another gym, also on Washington Street. O'Keefe owns Kelly O'Keefe Martial Arts in Fondulac Plaza, where he offers kickboxing, jiujitsu and more.

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  14. Highland Park grad lives global basketball dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... ppg) and rebounding (10.8 rpg) in 2006-07. Wilson decided to further his college career at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. During his senior season, Wilson was named to the All-Missouri Valley Conference first team and all-league defensive ...

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  15. Alex Haas, resident of New Hampshire, injured badly in New Taipei ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CNN

    ... Taiwan, Alex earned a Bachelors Degree of Fine Arts with a concentration in Print Making from Bradley University in Peoria, IL. His passion for art was apparent form a very young age and anyone walking though his childhood bedroom would not see ...

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  16. Alexander Inks Contract to Play Professional Basketball in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Valley News Live

    Former North Dakota State men's basketball standout Lawrence Alexander has signed a contract to begin his professional career in Germany. Alexander, a 6-foot-3 native of Peoria, Ill., signed with Mitteldeutscher Basketball Club in Weissenfels, Germany.

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  17. Unrelenting rain leads to more flooding in MidwestRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Chronicle

    Kayaker Chris Cooper paddles across a flooded area June 19 at Detweiller Golf Course as Dewey Banks fishes for catfish in flood waters from the Illinois River in Peoria. Significant flooding in June was reported in parts of Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Missouri and more rain forecast this week furthers worries that already serious flooding won't go away anytime soon.

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  18. Vera TreibachsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Bureau County Republican

    ... (Gailis) Rasmanis. Her parents and three brothers preceded her in death. Surviving are one daughter, Ilga Williams of Peoria; one son, John (Kathi) Kankis of Rancho Murieta, Calif.; two grandchildren, James Scott (Svetlana) Williams of San ...

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  19. FILE - In this June 19, 2015 file photo, kayaker Chris Cooper paddles ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Salt Lake Tribune

    In this June 19, 2015 file photo, kayaker Chris Cooper paddles across a flooded area at Detweiller Golf Course as Dewey Banks fishes for catfish in flood waters from the Illinois River in Peoria, Ill. Significant flooding in June was reported in parts of Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Missouri and more rain forecast this week furthers worries that already serious flooding won't go away anytime soon.

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  20. Video | Umphreys McGee Pays Tribute To Chris SquireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | JamBase

    Last night Umphrey's McGee performed at the sold-out Limelight Eventplex in Peoria, Illinois after bad weather forced the band to move the show indoors from the planned outdoors Riverfront Festival Park. Staying true to past form, the band honored a recently departed rocker, playing a song in tribute to Chris Squire after news of his death surfaced .

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