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  1. OSHA, Operation Engineers, Local 150, renew alliance to train, protect Illinois heavy equipment operatorsRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | Occupational Safety and Health Administration

    Alliance: OSHA and the Apprenticeship and Skill Improvement Program, Operation Engineers, Local 150 in Wilmington, Illinois, have signed a two-year renewal of their alliance to provide information, guidance and access to training resources for heavy equipment employers and workers. From left: Operation Engineers, Local 150 representatives Tom Spangler, Glenn Minyard; OSHA representatives Jim Martineck, Kathy Webb, and Operating Engineers Local 150 representatives Brian Roland, John Rickert, and Mark Kara at the Alliance signing on March 21, 2017.

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  2. Terrence KeeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Born May 26, 1944, in Joliet, Terry was a son of Roy Robert and Verna Mae Keeley. He was raised in Wilmington, and attended Joliet Junior College, as well as Colorado State University.

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  3. Stripmine Road to close March 31Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | Free Press

    ... to Coal City Road. The Union Pacific Railroad and Illinois Department of Transportation have assured the city of Wilmington that no two local railroad crossings will be closed at the same time. Improvements are also slated for the crossings at New ...

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  4. Mayoral candidates face off at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Free Press

    Candidates for the School Board, Park Board and mayor of Wilmington appeared at the Chamber of Commerce forum last week to state their positions on a number of issues pertinent to the unit of government they hope to serve. We're taking a closer look at what the mayoral candidates had to say, and encourage readers to visit our website, www.freepressadvocate.com, or Facebook page, or the Chamber website www.wilmingtonilchamber.org under the "Quick Links" header to watch the videos of all three sections of the forum.

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  5. Loretta R. SimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Free Press

    Loretta R. Simmons , 76, of Wilmington, IL, formerly of Tinley Park, IL, passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home in Joliet, IL. Born April 23, 1940 in Chattanooga, TN, Loretta was the daughter of John Thomas and Alma Maryann Parks.

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  6. Man gets 10 years for fatal ODRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Joseph P. Alksnis, of Dwight, was sentenced to eight years in prison for selling heroin to a 19-year-old Braidwood woman who later died from an overdose in Wilmington in 2013. The 26-year-old Alksnis pleaded guilty in Will County court on Friday to one count of drug-induced homicide.

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  7. Guest blogRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2017 | Free Press

    ... use, including meat processing, chemical manufacture and many other industries. How do you think this will affect Wilmington, and what do you think our elected officials should do about it? Posted: Friday, April 20, 2007 Guestbook entry by: Pam M. ...

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  8. About UsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2017 | Free Press

    Evelyn G. Spivey, 95, of Spokane, WA, formerly of Wilmington, IL; Hollywood, FL and Suffolk and Portsmouth, VA, passed away Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at Hospice of Spokane. PARK RIDGE-Don "Yogi" Johnson, 55, of Park Ridge, formerly of Chicago, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights.

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  9. ObituariesRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Free Press

    ... 65, of Coal City, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. WILMINGTON-Mary Alice (Goffinett) Bain, of Wilmington, passed away March 14, 2017 after a long battle with pulmonary disease. She was born April ...

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  10. Marion StephensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Free Press

    ... 1956 and was sure to be in attendance for 11:30 Mass every Sunday with her children. She was also a member of the Wilmington VFW, American Legion and Business Women's Club. In 1971 Marion began to work for Midwestern Gas and Transmission Company ...

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  11. Dwight man gets eight years for supplying fatal dose of heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Free Press

    ... sentenced Friday to eight years in prison for selling heroin to a 19-year-old girl who died from an overdose in Wilmington in 2013. Joseph P. Alksnis, 26, pleaded guilty on Friday to one count of Drug Induced Homicide. He also pleaded guilty to one ...

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  12. Mary Alice BainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Free Press

    Mary Alice Bain, of Wilmington, passed away March 14, 2017 after a long battle with pulmonary disease. She was born April 30, 1927 in Mt.

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  13. Augustana College dean's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Several local students were recently named to the dean's list at Augustana College for the fall 2016 semester, including: Linsey Bailey, of Chebanse; Breena Brncich, of Coal City; Brittney Crawford, of Coal City; Joshua Fowler, of Wilmington; Jared Haeme, of Kempton; Taylor Hayes, of Bourbonnais; Michael Hoekstra, of St. Anne; Abby Huffman, of Bradley; Victoria Karnes, of Bourbonnais; Kiefer Kious, of Dwight; Jacqueline Kwasigroch, of Monee; Hadley McCormick, of Wilmington; Katelyn Miller, of Manhattan; Cheyenne Powell, of Beecher; Abigail Rogers, of Bourbonnais; Gabrielle Snyder, of Beecher; Reileigh Turro, of Kankakee; and Brandon Wilkerson, of Stelle.

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  14. Residents asked for input for downtown planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Free Press

    THE DOWNTOWN PLAN being developed by a steering committee of the city of Wilmington will encompass an area much larger than what residents traditionally think of when they think of the downtown. The study area ranges from the Kankakee River to Forked Creek, and from the Union Pacific Railroad Tracks to Wabash Street.

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  15. Jeffery Lardi Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m on Thursday at Baskerville Funeral Home, 700 East Kahler Road in Wilmington. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, also at the funeral home.

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  16. Daniel D. WillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Free Press

    Daniel D. Willis, 65, of Braidwood, IL, formerly of Wilmington, IL, passed away Friday, March 10, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home in Joliet, IL. Born Jan. 27, 1952 in Saint Louis, MO, he was the son of Frank and Lola Mae Willis.

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  17. WilmingtonRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | Free Press

    The Wilmington varsity boys basketball team put up a tough fight last Wednesday night, but their season ultimately come to an end, as they fell to Lisle, 60-47. Tuesday, February 28, 2017 For the first time in five years the Wilmington wrestling program advanced as a team to the IHSA 1A Dual Team State Tournament this past weekend.

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  18. BraidwoodRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | Free Press

    ... that some are bound to earn medal when the final round concludes Saturday night. Tuesday, February 14, 2017 The Wilmington wrestling program may want to send Reed-Custer a thank you note after qualifying five Comets out of Saturday's regional. ...

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  19. Daniel WillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Daniel D. Willis, 65, of Braidwood, and formerly of Wilmington, passed away Friday at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home in Joliet. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes Ltd., Braidwood Chapel.

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  20. Time WasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Free Press

    ... Wilson had tried neutrality, and as usual, it didn't work. Wednesday, March 1, 2017 The Kankakee River and Wilmington have forever been intertwined. It's our companion, our friend, our foe, our pleasure, our love, our hate, and for some, a source of ...

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