Springfield Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Springfield police investigating home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Springfield Police Department is seeking the public's help in its investigation into a home invasion that happened Tuesday night. Springfield police say officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of South Wirt Avenue at about 9:47 p.m. for a report of a home invasion.

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  2. Two Men Shot In SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Police say two men suffered gunshot wounds during an incident at the intersection of Old Rochester Road and Brandon Drive in Springfield. Police say Wednesday morning at 5:02 a.m., the two victims, ages 26 and 27, were shot.

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  3. Springfield to keep park policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Springfield Park District announced Tuesday it plans to continue maintaining its own police force rather than turning over park security to city our county authorities. The announcement comes after the district commissioned a study from the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police that evaluated security demands in parks and whether those demands would be better met by the Sangamon County Sheriff's Office or the Springfield Police Department.

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  4. Back to School: Enrollment up a bit as kids return to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The lazy days of summer are ending for millions of children as they grab their backpacks, pencils and notebooks and return to the... . FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2015 file photo, children hold hands as they walk with their new book bags, in Miami.

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  5. U.S. Marshals arrest two in July 15 robbery in SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Authorities say Cedric Porter, 23, and Robert Mims, 23, were arrested by the United States Marshals Fugitive Task Force on August 15. Springfield police say Porter, Mims, and an unidentified person allegedly attacked and robbed three people in the 1200 block of South Spring Street during the early morning hours of July 15. The investigation into this incident is ongoing.

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  6. Springfield police make arrest in August 14 robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Springfield Police Department says one person has been arrested in connection with a robbery that happened during the early-morning hours of August 14. Springfield police say the robbery happened at 5:10 a.m. at the Marathon Gas Station in the 2100 block of North Dirksen Parkway. Officers say a woman approached the clerk, implied she had a weapon, and demanded cash.

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  7. Record rains fell on parts of central Illinois on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Intense, persistent thunderstorms dumped extremely heavy rains over portions of central Illinois the evening of Friday, August 12. The hardest-hit areas were from southern Woodford County and southwest to western Sangamon County. The highest reported total was 8 inches southeast of Delavan, in far southern Tazewell County.

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  8. Record Rains Fall in Springfield Friday EveningRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A line of storms developed late afternoon/early evening producing torrential rains across west central Illinois. WAND-TV Chief Meteorologist JC Fultz says ample amounts of moisture and slow moving storms, combined to create flooding rains across the Capitol City.

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  9. Springfield Storms Cause Power OutagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | WAND-TV Decatur

    CWLP crews are responding to power outages affecting over 2,300 customers in the Springfield area as storms move through Central Illinois. Major areas affected include: customers served by the Spaulding Road substations including Piper Glen, Panther Creek, Panther Creek West, The Reserve, Iron Gate, and Savannah Pointe; customers served by a circuit from our Factory Street substation on N Peoria Rd, N. Rutledge, N. 9th, N. 4th;; customers in the 11th and Stanford area; customers from Walnut to Glenwood between Canedy and Lawrence customers far west served by feeds from Ameren including Salem Estates and parts of Old Jacksonville Road.

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  10. Illinois police stop motorists, reward them for good drivingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Police in the central Illinois community of Leland Grove were stopping motorists this week to reward them for good driving. The community on Springfield's southwest side was the site of a detail this week for recognizing drivers who use safety belts and come to complete stops.

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  11. Springfield police investigating August 11 shooting incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Springfield police say officers were dispatched to HSHS St. John's Hospital at about 6:53 a.m. for a report of a person who arrived with an apparent gunshot wound. Officers say they interviewed the victim, identified at Andrei Ford, 23, who said he was in the area of 13th Street and Cass Street when he was approached by a black male dressed in black clothing who attempted to rob him.

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  12. Crime Stoppers looking into 2007 cold case in SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | WAND-TV Decatur

    SPRINGFIELD In May 2007, Alfred Dixon was found shot at the intersection of 5th and South Grand Avenue. Now, authorities are reaching out to the public to help solve this cold case.

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  13. Springfield police investigating multiple burglaries to vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Springfield police say the reports were taken from residents in southside and westside neighborhoods in the city. Officers also say the majority of vehicles that were burglarized were left unlocked, with property still inside.

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  14. NOAA Weather Radio Station WXJ-75 Springfield Off AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The National Weather Service in Lincoln says WXJ-75 in Springfield is off the air at this time. Here is the latest from the NWS office.

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  15. "Go Solar Springfield" aims to help residents go "green"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | WAND-TV Decatur

    SPRINGFIELD In an effort to continue to help make Springfield go "green," a renewable energy company is launching a group purchasing initiative called "Go Solar Springfield." WIndSolarUSA designed the new program to be a "one-stop shop" for those interested in utilizing solar energy.

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  16. Different Events To Celebrate Farmer's Market Week In SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Springfield- The United States Department of Agriculture has declared August 7-13, 2016 as National Farmers Market Week. The Illinois Stewardship Alliance and community partners are hosting farmers market related events throughout Springfield during the week.

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  17. Pregnant Teen Stabbed in SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | WAND-TV Decatur

    It happened at about 6pm Wednesday night during a "domestic disturbance" on the 1500 block of S. 17th Street according to Springfield Police.

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  18. Springfield police investigating August 3 armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Springfield Police Department is seeking the public's help in its investigation into an armed robbery during the early morning hours of August 3. Springfield police say officers responded to the Qik-n-Ez location in the 1200 block of Toronto Road at about 12:28 a.m. for a report of an armed robbery. Upon arriving, officers say store employees reported that a male, standing 5'6"-to-5'8" tall with a medium build, wearing all black clothing, gloves, and a mask, entered the store.

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  19. Springfield police make arrest in August 2 burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Springfield Police Department says one person was arrested on multiple charges, including residential burglary and possession of a stolen firearm, on the city's southwest side on August 2. Springfield police say officers responded to a report of a burglary in the 2400 block of South State Street. Upon arriving, officers say they identified a person matching the description of the burglar given in the report, and took the individual into custody after a short foot pursuit.

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  20. Springfield man arrested on multiple charges in connection with July 31 incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Springfield man has been arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Service on multiple charges, including aggravated battery to a police officer and driving under the influence. Authorities say Thomas Shepard, 20, was arrested on August 2 on warrants for parole violation, possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, driving under the influence, aggravated battery to a police officer, and aggravated fleeing and eluding.

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