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  1. 2 stabbed, 5 arrested in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | KFVS12

    Five people face charges after two people were stabbed in West Frankfort. A 39-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman were found with numerous stab wounds after police were called about a fight in the 1600 block of West Road at 3:23 a.m. on May 3. Both victims live at the home.

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  2. Stabbing in W. Frankfort SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    Authorities say a fight between several people took place Sunday morning. When authorities arrived, all that was found were two people with stab wounds.

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  3. Arrests Made in West Frankfort StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WSIL

    Five people have been arrested in connection with a weekend stabbing in West Frankfort. Logan and Kelsey Leigh Ann Cook, 22 and 23, both of Vandalia; Chance E. Pauls, 23, of West Frankfort; Cody W. Grove, 23, of Mulkeytown; and Seth W. Murphy, 21, of West Frankfort, were taken into custody on aggravated battery charges.

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  4. Carbondale hikes tow rate cap for private parking lotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... cost $30, after hours releases will cost an additional $20, and an interrupted tow remains the same at $25. West Frankfort is the only city in the immediate area that regulates towing prices while DuQuoin, Benton, Harrisburg, Mt. Vernon, Marion, ...

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  5. Police Investigate West Frankfort StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | WSIL

    West Frankfort Police received a call just before 3:30 a.m. Sunday about a fight between several people. Authorities won't say where it happened but did say they arrived to find two people with stab wounds and no one else around.

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  6. West Frankfort To Merge City Services In Response To CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | WSIL

    "If we combine them, we can save a lot of money and that's going to save jobs," said West Frankfort Mayor Tom Jordan. The move would eliminate a supervisor position, but the city says that won't impact the quality of services residents receive now.

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  7. Southern Illinois Old King Coal Festival gets underway next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | KFVS12

    The Southern Illinois Old King Coal Festival gets underway Thursday, May 7 and runs through Sunday, May 10 in downtown West Frankfort. According to festival organizers, the event will kick off Thursday night with "Family Night" on the midway starting at 5 p.m. The Job and College Fair will be held Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 110 South Monroe in West Frankfort.

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  8. Man charged with murdering 3 found in burned vehicle in UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... remains jailed without bond awaiting his return to Michigan. The Manistique resident was arrested Sunday in West Frankfort, Illinois. It's about 280 miles south-southwest of Chicago and about 570 miles from the site of the killings. The bodies of ...

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  9. Man arrested on homicide warrants linked to 3 bodies found in burned vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... and attempted to locate him. Believing he had fled out of state, state police officials contacted the West Frankfort Police Department in Illinois for assistance. On Friday, April 24, police in Illinois spotted Brunke at a residence in West ...

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  10. Person of interest in burned vehicle case captured in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... and attempted to locate him. Believing he had fled out of state, state police officials contacted the West Frankfort Police Department in Illinois for assistance. On Friday, April 24, police in Illinois spotted Brunke at a residence in West ...

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  11. Man arrested in connection with 3 Upper Peninsula slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... Jeremy Hauswirth tells The Mining Journal in Marquette for a story Monday that the man was arrested Sunday in West Frankfort. West Frankfort police had been conducting surveillance on a home there after the Manistique man was named a person of ...

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  12. Police Arrest Suspect in U.P. Triple MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | WILX-TV Lansing

    Kenneth Brunke of Manistique is behind bars in West Frankfort, Illinois. He is being held without bond on a warrant for three counts of homicide.

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  13. Man wanted for 3 homicides in MI arrested in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | KFVS12

    A man wanted in connection with the homicides of three people found in a burned car in Michigan was arrested in West Frankfort on Sunday. Kenneth Daniel Brunke from Manistique, Mich.

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  14. Triple Homicide Suspect Arrested in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | WSIL

    A man wanted for a triple homicide in Michigan has been arrested in West Frankfort. West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto says Kenneth Daniel Brunke of Manistique, Michigan was taken into custody Sunday at a home in the 200 block of South Gardner Street.

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  15. Suspect arrested in Schoolcraft Triple Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Michigan State Police have arrested Kenneth Daniel Brunke of Manistique in connection to the three bodies found inside a burnt vehicle in Schoolcraft County on April 17th. Brunke was found and arrested on Sunday in Southern Illinois according to a press release from West Frankfort Police Department, who assisted MSP.

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  16. Severe Storms Damage Multiple Southern Illinois TownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | WSIL

    ... It crushed one end of the home, showing just how dangerous falling trees can be in storms with high winds. In West Frankfort, so much rain fell that the drainage system couldn't keep-up, flooding streets. While News 3 was on-scene, an ambulance with ...

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  17. Rauner says he wants school consolidationRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... multiple school districts with the high school a separate one. That's not smart. Franklin County (Benton, West Frankfort), has a population of 39,202 and has been hovering around 40,000 for the last forty years or more has six high schools, yet ...

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  18. Adams Sentencing Set for May 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WSIL

    A West Frankfort man convicted of murdering his wife will be sentenced in May. John Adams, 66, pleaded guilty last month to two counts of murder in the shooting death of Kendra Turner Adams. Police were called to the couple's home March 31, 2014.

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  19. Lanter Wins Walmart Bass Fishing League Illini Division Opener on Rend LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | FishingWorld

    ... Ill., four bass, 12-7, $4,000 2nd: Jerry Walker, Zeigler, Ill., four bass, 8-3, $2,000 3rd: Toby Corn, West Frankfort, Ill., three bass, 7-10, $1,334 4th: William Walker, Mulkeytown, Ill., three bass, 7-3, $933 5th: Brad Pardue, Hecker, Ill., one ...

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  20. School Districts to Receive Some Funding BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | WSIL

    ... good news this week. Nearly 600 districts are getting back most of their funding that was cut last month. West Frankfort Superintendent Greg Goins is happy to receive the good news but doesn't want to celebrate too early. He says this is only the ... 4 comments

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