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  1. Illinois National Guard helicopters move relief suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RiverBender.com

    While in North Carolina the aircraft have transported both cargo and relief personnel. The CH-47 Chinook and crew transported 28,000 pounds of food, water, and relief supplies to a hospital in the disaster area Sept.

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  2. Donna Kay WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Donna Kay Wright, age 75, went to be with the Lord at 10:38 am on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at her home, under the care of BJC Hospice. She was born September 28, 1942 in Peoria, IL, daughter of the late Alvie Reynolds and Clara & Eugene Maxwell.

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  3. SIUE School of Pharmacy's Butler named NPhA presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | RiverBender.com

    The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy's Lakesha Butler, PharmD, BCPS, has been named president of the National Pharmaceutical Association . Butler, a clinical professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and coordinator of SOP Diversity and Inclusion, was inducted during the NPhA/SNPhA annual convention held July 27-30 in Charlotte, N.C. Butler's vision for her two-year term is A.C.T.I.O.N. in Excellence.

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  4. Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce recognizes Illinois American WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    BELLEVILLE Illinois American Water President Bruce Hauk was awarded the Corporate Leadership Award by the Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce during its 13th Annual Statewide Convention in Peoria. Roger Goodson, Senior Manager of Field Operations and Production for the Peoria District accepted the award on behalf of Hauk and Illinois American Water.

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  5. Siu SDM's Dr. Keith Dickey honored with Iu Distinguished Alumni AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine Director for Continuing Education and Alumni Services Keith W. Dickey, DDS, MBA, has been presented the Indiana University School of Dental Medicine 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award. Dickey accepted the award in May during the Indiana Dental Association/IU School of Dentistry Alumni Weekend in French Lick, Ind.

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  6. Carolyn Frances DawsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Carolyn Frances Dawson, 77, died at 2:50 p.m. on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Alton Memorial Hospital. She was born September 15, 1940 in Alton the daughter of the late Robert and Violet Clayton.

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  7. OSF HealthCare named Best Employer in Illinois by ForbesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    OSF HealthCare has been named one of the best employers in the country for 2018 by Forbes magazine, and was the highest ranked Illinois-based company earning the distinction. OSF HealthCare is ranked 46th out of 500 large companies .

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  8. Betty Ann WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Betty Ann Williams, 88, passed away at 7:53 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at DePaul Hospital in St. Louis, MO. She married Lloyd Williams on June 28, 1947.

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  9. Walmart plans estimated $56 million in store improvements and innovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    Walmart today announced it expects to spend an estimated $56 million over the next year in Illinois through the remodeling of 16 stores as well as the rollout of several in-store and online innovations designed to help busy customers save time and money. The spend is part of Walmart's total capital expenditures guidance of approximately $11.0 billion for Fiscal Year 2019, which was outlined last October at the company's annual meeting for the investment community and reiterated in February 2018.

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  10. Henry Penning BeiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Henry Penning Beiser, 86, died at 9:10 p.m. Sunday, April 8, 2018 at Eunice Smith Nursing Home in Alton. Born August 20, 1931 in Alton, he was the son of David and Margaret Beiser.

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  11. SIUE students provide academic support and mentorship to area children through America Reads programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    From future educators, accountants and social workers, to those still undecided about their future profession, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville students involved in the Project Advance - America Reads program are gaining invaluable professional skills and developing as engaged, thoughtful citizens. Project Advance - America Reads is an AmeriCorps program run through the Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House.

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  12. Louis William PecherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Louis William Pecher, better known to friends and family as "Bill", passed away on January 16th, 2018, in the early afternoon hours, at Integrity Hospice & Nursing Center. He was born on April 24th, 1944 in Peoria, IL.

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  13. St. Boniface choir joins top ranks with ILMEA All-State Elementary selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    St. Boniface's fifth- and sixth-grade students are making quite a name for themselves throughout the state in the choir ranks. Six St. Boniface School fifth- and sixth-grade students have been named to the Illinois Music Educators Association All-State Elementary Choirs.

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  14. Gregory Paul ErthalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Gregory Paul Erthal. Age 55 died at 12:52 AM on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Alton Memorial Hospital.

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  15. OSF HealthCare recognized by Leapfrog GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    New Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades , which assign A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationwide, have been announced by The Leapfrog Group , a national patient safety watchdog. The letter grades are designed to provide the most complete picture of patient safety in the U.S. Three OSF HealthCare facilities, OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington, OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, and OSF HealthCare St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg have all accomplished the difficult task of being awarded an 'A' letter grade.

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  16. OSF HealthCare names new Chief Executive OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    PEORIA Robert Sehring is the new CEO for OSF HealthCare, taking over on October 21, 2017 from Kevin Schoeplein who retired following a 39+ year career with The Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis. "Mr. Sehring has been part of our Ministry for more than 15 years, recruited and mentored by Mr. Schoeplein and they have worked collaboratively to advance our Mission of serving with the greatest care and love," said Sister Judith Ann Duvall, Chairperson of OSF HealthCare in announcing the appointment.

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  17. Decision by Blue Cross-Blue Shield impacts patients and employers throughout the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    PEORIA OSF HealthCare is still part of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois PPO plans through December 31, 2017. At the beginning of this month, while still engaged in active negotiations, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois announced plans to drop three hospitals from its PPO network: OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center ; OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony Medical Center ; and OSF HealthCare St. Mary Medical Center .

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  18. High tech ICU at OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony's Health CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    OSF HealthCare has rolled out OSF ConstantCare at OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony's Health Center. The remote monitoring technology provides an added level of clinical support and helps hospitals prevent potential patient complications within the intensive care unit.

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