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  1. Opponents fight plan to close southern Illinois prison campRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    AP photo Retired state prison worker Theresa Casteel applauds a speech at a state hearing Monday in Elizabethtown. Gov. Bruce Rauner has proposed closing the Hardin County Work Camp near the Shawnee National Forest.

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  2. Panel Reviews Plan to Close Southern Illinois Prison CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A bipartisan panel of state lawmakers will convene deep in southern Illinois to review Gov. Bruce Rauner's cost-cutting proposal to shut down a minimum security prison camp. The state Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability is scheduled to consider the proposed Hardin County Work Camp closing at a Monday afternoon public hearing in Elizabethtown.

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  3. Panel reviews plan to close southern Illinois prison campRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A bipartisan panel of state lawmakers will convene deep in southern Illinois to review Gov. Bruce Rauner's cost-cutting proposal to shut down a minimum security prison camp near the Shawnee National Forest. The state Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability is scheduled to consider the proposed Hardin County Work Camp closing at a Monday afternoon public hearing in Elizabethtown.

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  4. Panel reviews plan to close southern Illinois prison campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A bipartisan panel of state lawmakers will convene deep in southern Illinois to review Gov. Bruce Rauner's cost-cutting proposal to shut down a minimum security prison camp near the Shawnee National Forest. The state Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability is scheduled to consider the proposed Hardin County Work Camp closing at a Monday afternoon public hearing in Elizabethtown.

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  5. 16 Arrested in Hardin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | WSIL

    A monthslong drug investigation leads to 16 arrests in Hardin County. Illinois State Police say 15 people were taken into custody Wednesday; one additional arrest was made on Thursday.

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  6. Cave-In-Rock Ferry closed due to high waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says water has started to cross the Kentucky approach to the ferry landing on KENTUCKY 91. The Cave-In-Rock Ferry connects KENTUCKY Route 91 with ILLINOIS Route 1 across the Ohio River between Crittenden County, KY, and Hardin County, IL.

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  7. Cave-In-Rock Ferry to resume operations SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | KFVS12

    The Cave-In-Rock Ferry connects KY 91 with IL Route 1 across the Ohio River between Crittenden County, Kentucky, and Hardin County, Illinois.

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  8. Rising floodwaters close 2nd western Kentucky ferryRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... the two states. On Thursday, the cabinet said the Cave-In-Rock Ferry between Crittenden County, Kentucky, and Hardin County, Illinois, was closing due to the rising Ohio River.

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  9. Rising floodwaters close 2nd western Kentucky ferryRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... the two states. On Thursday, the cabinet said the Cave-In-Rock Ferry between Crittenden County, Kentucky, and Hardin County, Illinois, was closing due to the rising Ohio River.

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  10. Western Kentucky ferry closing due to high waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... can reuse this article. An independent contractor operates the ferry between Crittenden County, Kentucky, and Hardin County, Illinois, with funding from both states through a ferry authority. The ferry carries about 500 vehicles across the Ohio ...

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  11. Western Kentucky ferry closing due to high waterRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... at several locations. An independent contractor operates the ferry between Crittenden County, Kentucky, and Hardin County, Illinois, with funding from both states through a ferry authority. The ferry carries about 500 vehicles across the Ohio River ...

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  12. Flood warnings in parts of Kentucky, IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... The Cave-In-Rock Ferry connects KY 91 with IL Route 1 across the Ohio River between Crittenden County, KY, and Hardin County, Illinois. The ferry normally operates from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. central time, 7 days a week. The ferry carries about 500 ...

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  13. Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    On Sunday, Hardin County Deputies responded to a call of a hostage barricade near IL Rt. 1. A woman reportedly placed a call to 911 after escaping from an armed man who was inside the residence with three children, and it was also reported that a man had been firing shots inside the residence.

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  14. Hostage Situation in Hardin Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    On Sunday, Hardin County Deputies responded to a call of a hostage barricade near IL Rt. 1. A woman reportedly placed a call to 911 after escaping from an armed man who was inside the residence with three children, and it was also reported that a man had been firing shots inside the residence.

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  15. Cave-In-Rock man charged in hostage situation, standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Daily Herald

    According to a press release, Hardin County authorities responded to a report of a barricaded hostage situation near Cave-In-Rock on Sunday. Illinois State Police says a woman called 911 after escaping from an armed man inside a home.

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  16. Man charged after hostage situation in Hardin Co., ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | KFVS12

    A man is facing several charges related to a hostage situation on Sunday, Feb. 15 in Hardin County, Illinois. According to Illinois State Police, a barricaded hostage situation happened on rural Illinois Route 1 involving ISP and an armed hostage taker around 1:30 p.m. A preliminary investigation shows a female called 911 after escaping from 36-year-old Clarence Harley Smock of Cave In Rock.

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