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2067.64
-12.01
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Archive | Local News

Headlines for Monday, July 27, 2015

A Friday afternoon motorcycle crash has claimed the life of a Fairfield man. 47-year-old Richard D. Crane of rural Fairfield has died from injuries sustained in the accident which happened shortly before 3 o’clock Friday afternoon on Ill. Rt. 15 near the intersection with the old Fairfield Highway. According to witnesses, Crane was traveling eastbound […]

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Headlines for Sunday, July 26, 2015

75-year-old Alan Ray Bowers of Dubois, IL, was killed Friday in a traffic crash on IL Route 154 in Perry County. Bowers was operating a John Deere 5420 Farm Tractor pulling a homemade flatbed trailer eastbound about a half mile east of U.S. 51 when he was struck from behind by a 2014 Freightliner Truck […]

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Headlines Saturday July 25, 2015

A Fairfield man was critically injured Friday afternoon when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a minivan east of Fairfield. Richard D. Crane 47 of Fairfield was headed east on Rt. 15 when he collided with a minivan. The name of the van driver was not available. Crane was taken to Fairfield Memorial Hospital […]

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Headlines for Friday, July 24, 2015

Carmi-based Elastec is now manufacturing aluminum trash collection boats to skim floating debris from in and around harbors and waterways. The firm recently sold trash skimming boats to the water districts in Chicago, Waco, Texas and Austin Texas. Elastec also maintains a manufacturing facility in Fairfield. Fairfield native Jarad Gale has been released from jail […]

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Headlines for Thursday, July 23, 2015

The Fairfield City Council is expected to consider an ordinance that will restrict parking around Fairfield Community High School. If you have any concerns about the proposed changes in parking, you are encouraged to sign up to speak at next Tuesday’s council meeting during the public comments portion of the meeting. Here are the proposed […]

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Headlines for Wednesday, July 22, 2015

BOIL ORDER LIFTED – The boil order for Albion and Browns has been lifted. You no longer need to boil water to be used for human consumption. However – the boil order for Ellery is still in effect. Formal charges have been filed against a Bolivar, MO man accused of driving to Harrisburg to pick […]

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Headlines for Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Wayne County fugitive 18-year-old Ben Borah has surrendered to the local sheriff’s department. Borah faces charges of escape, possession of drug paraphernalia, criminal damage to property and vehicle burglary.  Borah had been at large for more than a week after he slipped out of the back door of his home as officers were preparing to […]

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Headlines for Monday, July 20, 2015

Wayne-White lineman Gerry Kinney underwent another round of surgery Sunday for injuries sustained last week when he came in contact with a high-voltage power line. Due to the severity of his injuries, doctors determined it was necessary to remove both of his hands midway between his wrists and elbow. Kinney remains in the burns unit […]

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Local Headlines Sunday, July 19, 2015

UPDATE ON WAYNE-WHITE ELECTRIC LINEMAN GERRY KINNEY   – Gerry remains in the ICU unit following another Surgery on Sunday. Due the severity his injuries, the doctors determined it was necessary to remove both of his hands midway between the wrist and elbow. The ventilator has again been removed following surgery and he is alert. He […]

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Headlines Saturday July 18th, 2015

Johnson County authorities issued an alert Friday morning for 12 year old Francis Hayes of Harrisburg was found in the company of David Sheppard 42 of Missouri. The pair were spotted walking on a bike trail just north of Vienna, where Sheppard was taken into custody, and the girl returned to family members. The Condition […]

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