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Archive | Local News

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Headlines for Wednesday, June 24, 2015

21-year-old Jeremy K. Irvin of Mill Shoals was arrested Tuesday on a charge of animal cruelty. Fairfield City Police say Irvin posted a video on Facebook showing him abusing a cat. Animal control officers removed other animals from a home on N.W. 7th Street where Irvin had been staying.  The arrest was made at a […]

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Headlines for Tuesday, June 23, 2015

A weak cold front will move through the region today. Heat index values will top out from 100 – 105 ahead of the frontal passage. A more substantial cold front is expected to move through the region Friday, bringing an end to the extended period of heat and humidity. The Skillet Fork at Wayne City […]

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Headlines for Monday, June 22, 2015

A line of severe thunderstorms rolled through the Fairfield area early this morning, dumping more than an inch of rain.  Intense lightning knocked power out in Fairfield for a time.  Many roads were under water for a time.  Heavier rain fell to the north. 1.7 inches of rain fell in Bone Gap, 1.6 inches of […]

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Headlines for Sunday June 21, 2015

Two Olney men were arrested Friday in Sumner on drug manufacturing charges.  37-year-old Ronald Ahlfield and 37-year-old George Grove were both charged with participating in meth manufacturing, possession of meth precursors and possession of meth manufacturing materials.  In addition, Ahlfield was charged with unlawful use of property.  Both men have been booked into the Lawrence […]

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Headlines for June 20, 2015

Widespread flooding and a few isolated tornadoes were reported as the remnants of Tropical Storm Bill passed through Southern Illinois.  Tornado warnings were issued for counties to our north and south yesterday evening.  Here at the studios of WFIW/WOKZ, 2.09 inches of rain was recorded yesterday and early this morning as the heaviest rain passed […]

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Headlines for Friday, June 19, 2015

Snowstorm? – Not really.  Someone dumped a load of detergent in the Wasson Park Fountain early Friday morning, creating a mountain of suds.  Witnesses report driving through “clouds” of soap suds on W.  Delaware this morning.  Giant globs of suds were also seen floating through Maple Hill Cemetery. Photo by Tom Lavine. A Flash Flood […]

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Headlines for Thursday, June 18, 2015

Tonight’s City Band concert has been moved to the First Christian church. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are forecast today with an increase in coverage expected during the afternoon. The remnants of Tropical Storm Bill will bring heavy rain to much of the region late this week. Isolated strong to severe storms capable of strong winds […]

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Headlines for Wednesday, June 17, 2015

    An official cause has been determined in the death of a 2-year-old Richmond, Virginia boy who died last Saturday in a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 64. Two-year-old Cristian Mario Bridges was a passenger in a car driven by her mother, 22-year-old Briana Lashley when it ran off Interstate 64 just west of the […]

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Headlines for Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Officials with Republic Services have promised Fairfield officials better trash pickup service. Mayor Chuck Griswold was told by Republic officials that the decline in service was caused by a shortage of drivers as well as the implementation of a new corporate safety and maintenance program. Over the past week, Republic has brought in additional staff […]

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Headlines for Monday, June 15, 2015

A single-vehicle accident early Saturday morning claimed the life of a 2-year-old Richmond, VA boy. The driver of the car and mother of the victim has been identified as 22-year-old Briana L. Lashley of Richmond. Her 2013 Chevy Malibu ran off the road and overturned in a creek. The boy was pronounced dead at Fairfield […]

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