Peoria Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. In its first meeting Tuesday, mayor's coalition vows to end heroin epidemic Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... that has had addiction." In part because of its geographical location in the region and relatively large population, Peoria is seen as a “source city” where heroin easily can take root in communities. And abuse is not isolated to any ...

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  2. Courts urged not to dismiss Catholic lawsuits against HHS mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2012 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... a mandate that would require them to cover contraceptives and sterilization in their health plans. The Diocese of Peoria, Ill., and Catholic Charities of Chicago have since joined the lawsuits. Catholic organizations have objected to the ...

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  3. New phone redefines Caterpillar abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Hawk Eye

    Caterpillar Inc. products on display June 15 at the Caterpillar Store in Peoria, Ill. With the retail debut this month of the Cat S60 Smartphone, the device joins the ranks of countless Caterpillar Inc. products that aren't big, yellow, iron and made to move dirt.

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  4. First female United Methodist Bishop elected from northern Illinois area makes historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Daily Herald

    ... of the Northern Illinois Conference and was dean of the cabinet when she was elected to the Episcopacy on July 13 in Peoria, Ill. Prior to her appointment as superintendent, she served as the senior pastor of Gary United Methodist Church in Wheaton, ...

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  5. George "Allen" Shaw 1930-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Chanute Tribune

    ... in Fulton County of Illinois. He worked as an engineer for 30 years and retired from Caterpillar Tractor Company of Peoria, Ill. He purchased land and moved to Neosho County and formed Shaw Enterprises, Inc. in the late 1970s. Shaw Enterprises ...

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  6. Frank V. ManderscheidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Daily Gazette

    NAPERVILLE – Frank V. Manderscheid, 71, a Naperville resident since 1973, formerly of Dixon, passed away Friday, July 15, 2016. He was born Aug. 18, 1944, in Peoria, to Helen and Orville Brown.

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  7. Pope approves Archbishop Sheena s heroic virtues, step toward sainthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2012 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... has occurred through his intercession. The decree came just more than 13 months after Bishop Daniel R. Jenky of Peoria, Ill., presented Pope Benedict with two thick volumes about the life of Archbishop Sheen, whose home diocese was Peoria. ...

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  8. Janice Walters Joins CaterpillarRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Agri Marketing

    JANICE WALTERS JOINS CATERPILLAR Jul. 18, 2016 Agri-Pulse reports: Janice Walters is settling into her new job at Caterpillar's global headquarters in Peoria, Illinois, where she has the long title of senior communications representative in the Global Government and Corporate Affairs Division. Walters, a former assistant press secretary at USDA, joined Caterpillar from the American Seed Trade Association.

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  9. Vernon CarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Hawk Eye

    Vernon O. Carr, 89, of Monmouth, Ill., died Saturday morning, July 9, 2016, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. Born Dec. 20, 1926, in Jettsville, W.Va., he was the son of Arthur and Verna Tinney Carr.

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  10. Methodist's $12 million 'facelift' brings hospital's look into 21st century Updated atRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... frontage that brings the hospital's exterior into the 21st century. "All was designed to try to enhance the fact that Peoria's a vital city, and we are wanting to be seen by anyone thinking of relocating that we're the place to come," said Debbie ...

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  11. Raku firing party set at Bonaparte PotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... the Raku firing Saturday, along with Lee Burningham; and Richard Wehrs, a Lutheran minister and longtime potter, from Peoria, Illinois. Bonaparte Pottery Co-op also is offering classes by appointment and as schedules allow. Contact Historic ...

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  12. Illinois reporter shaves 'budget beard' grown during impasseRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Erie Times News

    Journal Star Political Reporter Chris Kaergard poses for a photo before having his beard trimmed at Menzoil Men's Grooming Station & Barbershop in East Peoria, Ill., Saturday, July 9, 2016. Satisfied by the stopgap budget reached through compromise and bipartisanship in the capital, Kaergard decided to draw an end to the budget beard after 13 months and nearly 10 inches of facial hair.

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  13. Severe storms to disrupt travel in midwestern US through midweekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | AccuWeather.com

    ... be affected by the storms. Other cities that could be hit by a disruptive storm or two Wednesday include Detroit; Peoria, Illinois; Omaha, Nebraska; Des Moines, Iowa; Kansas City, Missouri; Fort Wayne, Indiana; and Toledo, Ohio. "In addition to the ...

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  14. Pekin drains failing at unprecedented rate Updated Jul 10, 2016 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... know about right now. "It's age. There's not really anything we can do about it because the infrastructure is so old. Peoria is going through the same thing. And, I feel like we don't just get normal rains anymore and that's contributing to a lot of ...

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  15. Drains failing at unprecedented rate Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... know about right now. "It's age. There's not really anything we can do about it because the infrastructure is so old. Peoria is going through the same thing. And, I feel like we don't just get normal rains anymore and that's contributing to a lot of ...

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  16. Reporter finally shaves Illinois Budget BeardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Journal Star Political Reporter Chris Kaergard has his beard by Erin Clark, a social worker with Lutheran Social Services of Illinois at Menzoil Men's Grooming Station & Barbershop in East Peoria, Ill., on Saturday, July 9, 2016. Journal Star Political Reporter Chris Kaergard poses for a photo after his straight razor shave at Menzoil Men's Grooming Station & Barbershop in East Peoria, Ill., on Saturday, July 9, 2016.

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  17. Matthew EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Matthew Evans, 26, of Visalia, Calif., passed away peacefully Saturday, July 2, 2016, at Kaweha Delta Hospital in Visalia, Cailf., after losing a long, hard fought battle with illness. He is survived by his parents, Joseph and Kimberly Evans of Visalia, Calif.; three brothers, Chad Jewell of Pekin, Josh Thorne of Green Valley and Tyler Evans of Peoria; maternal grandparents, Gary and Vickie Thorne of Pekin; and paternal grandparents, Jack and Jane Evans of Pekin.

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  18. Nurse hides as 8 friends raped, murdered in 1966Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | New York Daily News

    ... a bed as the killer tortured, raped, and stabbed or strangled her friends. Richard F. Speck is pictured in court in Peoria, Ill., April 17, 1967, after he was convicted of the mass slaying of eight nurses in south Chicago. The nightmare started at ...

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  19. Illinois Reporter Shaves 'Budget Beard' After Deal Between Governor, LawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | CBS Local

    ... The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer. 670 The [...] PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - It's gone. Political reporter Chris Kaergard of the Journal Star in Peoria has finally had his beard shaved after ...

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  20. Why A Mining Company Is Getting Into Face Recognition SoftwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Switched

    ... in the truck and sends a video clip of the driver to a 24-hour "sleep fatigue center" at Caterpillar headquarters in Peoria, Illinois. At that point, a safety advisor contacts them via radio, notifies their site manager, and sometimes recommends a ...

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