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  1. Black Wins FLW Bass Fishing League Illini Division Opener on Rend LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | FishingWorld

    ... $6,240 + $2,000 Ranger Cup Bonus 2nd: Marty Sisk, Evansville, Ind., four bass, 15-1, $2,288 3rd: Travis Gillett, Salem, Ill., five bass, 12-0, $1,525 4th: Toby Corn, West Frankfort, Ill., five bass, 11-15, $1,068 5th: Neil McCord, West Frankfort, ...

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  2. Dealer anniversary awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | Automotive News

    Ken Gensinger Sr., dealer principal at Gensinger Volkswagen in Clifton, N.J., received a 65-year award. Pictured, from left, are Cindy Gensinger; Michelle Gensinger; Ken Gensinger Sr.; his wife, Betty Gensinger; Laura Gensinger; and Ken Gensinger Jr. Amy Hunter of Jeff Hunter Toyota in Waco, Texas, received a 25-year award from Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Mike Dye, left, owner of Max Dye Inc. in Salem, Ill., receives a 25-year award for Chrysler and Dodge from Phil Scroggin, director of the FCA US Midwest Business Center.

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  3. Syria talks resume, chances seen as very slim amid violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 16 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Indirect peace talks between Syria's wa... . U.N. Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura briefs media after his talks with Iranian deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, April 12, 2016.

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  4. The Holmes-Drenckpohl Agency Joins National Non-Profit Ronald...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 13 | PRWeb

    The Holmes-Drenckpohl Agency, a family manage insurance firm serving the greater St. Louis area, is announcing a cooperative charity drive with internationally recognized non-profit Ronald McDonald House in an Illinois charity event to benefit the families of hospitalized children Keeping families together during times of crisis is one of the most important things we can do as a community, and the Ronald McDonald House charity drive will help do exactly that The Holmes-Drenckpohl Agency, an Illinois-based insurance firm with offices serving Salem, Effingham, and the greater St. Louis region, is launching a joint charity drive with global non-profit Ronald McDonald House to provide support to the families of sick and injured children.

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  5. Greatest Presidents: 25 Facts About Abraham LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Ihavenet.com

    ... Wilkes Booth. Lincoln was 56 years old when he died. One of Lincoln's first jobs was working as a postmaster in New Salem, Illinois. According to post office records, Lincoln received a total of $55.70 for a year's worth of work in 1835. The 13th ...

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  6. Heritage Park getting new greenspace pavilionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | The Tribune

    ... of the town council, said the company will order the prefabricated steel structure from Americana Building Products of Salem, Illinois. This story appears in the print edition of The Tribune. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing ...

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  7. 25 Facts About Abraham LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | SFGate

    ... Wilkes Booth. Lincoln was 56 years old when he died. One of Lincoln's first jobs was working as a postmaster in New Salem, Illinois. According to post office records, Lincoln received a total of $55.70 for a year's worth of work in 1835. The 13th ...

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  8. Salem Woman Found Guilty In Death Of Her Three Month Old Friday, March 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    23-year-old Christina Thomason of Salem, IL was found guilty Thursday for the death of her three month old daughter. She admitted to authorities at the time that she covered the infant with blankets because she wouldn't stop crying and left to take a shower.

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  9. Flip for a Cure champion Megan Stewart stuns competitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | RiverBender.com

    She scored first place in the Sub-Novice 8-year-old flight one of four with first pass scores of 9.3 and 9.3 and second pass scores of 8.9 and 8.8. Megan has been an all-around gymnast and tumbler at Mid-Illinois Gymnastics since she was age 3, her mother, Amber Stewart, of Brighton, said. She is coached by She has won several major awards before, including a second-place finish at the USTA Invitational and Team Trials on Dec. 6, 2015, in Salem, as well as a first-place floor routine exercise with a score of 9.35 at the Gateway Winter Qualifier.

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  10. Palatine honors firefighters killed in 1973 Ben Franklin fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... the 1969 truck to Pierceton, Indiana, where it ended up after the Palatine department sold it in 1981 to downstate Salem, Illinois. Among those attending Tuesday's ceremony were retired Palatine firefighters who fought the Ben Franklin blaze and ...

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  11. Restored fire truck to return to scene of deadly 1973 Palatine fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... his mind. Tracking down the truck became something like an obsession for Tobin. He heard it had been sold to downstate Salem, Illinois, in 1981. In 2003 he stopped in Salem overnight while driving home from a convention. But by then Salem had sold ...

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  12. Lincoln's Alcohol-Fueled DiplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Neatorama

    ... first of a series of legendary debates with the democrat Stephen Douglas, Lincoln's history of co-owning a grocery in Salem, Illinois, in the 1830s was mentioned by his opponent as a way to tie him to the alcohol trade. "I was a school teacher in ...

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  13. Honest Abe Wasn't Honest About DrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... first of a series of legendary debates with the democrat Stephen Douglas, Lincoln's history of co-owning a grocery in Salem, Illinois, in the 1830s was mentioned by his opponent as a way to tie him to the alcohol trade. "I was a school teacher in ...

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  14. Fitch Upgrades Salem Health (OR) Bonds to 'A+'; Stable OutlookRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2016 | Information Technology

    Salem Hospital is the only member of the OG and accounted for 98% of total assets and 96% of total revenue of the consolidated entity in fiscal 2015 . Fitch's analysis is based on the consolidated entity.

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  15. Girl Scout Gold Award Centennial FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | RiverBender.com

    ... of this award. A simple newspaper article on a beginner's class in cemetery cleaning inspired Cheyenne Chalkus of Salem, IL to pursue her Girl Scout Gold Award. Cheyenne knew she wanted to do something unique for her Gold Award project, and this was ...

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  16. Lehigh beats Fort Myers, FGCU crushes NJITRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... on the night. The senior guard sank four 3-pointers, pulled down five rebounds and dished out four assists. (Winston-Salem, N.C./R.J. Reynolds High School) added 12 points for the Eagles with seven rebounds, four blocks and four steals. (Salem, ...

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  17. Holmes-Drenckpohl Agency Launches New Fundraiser in Salem, IL to Provide Funds for New Dog ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | PRWeb

    Holmes-Drenckpohl Agency debuts a new local charity campaign to help provide funds for the creation of a safe dog park for the area's canine friends. With all of the unconditional love, support and companionship our beloved dogs provide every single day, they deserve to have their own safe place to play and socialize! Holmes-Drenckpohl Agency, a full service insurance firm serving families from offices in Salem and Effingham, IL, has announced a new charity campaign to raise funds enabling the creation of a safe new dog park.

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  18. Chicago teen 'killed the family kitten with his bare hands after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Axel Salemi, 18, allegedly 'purposely crushed to death in his hands' and admitted what he had done to police, a court heard this week Prosecutors say his sister refused to return his water pipe, so he killed the cat and threatened to kill another An 18-year-old in Illinois stands accused of killing a cat with his bare hands after having an argument with his sister over a bong. Axel Salemi, 18, allegedly strangled the cat after his sister refused to give his bong back, a court has heard.

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  19. Teen 'killed cat after sister refused to give his bong back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Axel Salemi, 18, of Crystal Lake, Illinois, is accused of killing a newborn kitten at his family's home, which also served as a rescue shelter. An Illinois teenager accused of killing a kitten with his bare hands was furious after his sister refused to give him back his bong, a court has heard.

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  20. Crystal Lake man, 18, killed kitten over fight about bong: prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The 18-year-old man accused of killing a kitten with his bare hands had become enraged during an argument with his sister over a bong, a prosecutor said in court Wednesday. The judge in the case refused to lower the bond for Axel Salemi, 18. He is accused of killing the 7-week-old kitten that his mother, who runs an animal rescue out of their Crystal Lake home, had taken in, officials said.

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