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Len Wells, WFIW News Director

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  • Headlines for Wednesday, March 4, 2015

    TRAVEL ADVISORY – Wayne County Sheriff Mike Everett is warning motorists that area roads have already become extremely slick and hazardous.  Travel is discouraged at this time. If you must get out, allow yourself plenty of time to reach your destination. Road conditions are expected to deteriorate even further this evening. A Wayne County, Ill. […]

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  • Headlines for Tuesday, March 3, 2015

    The Wayne County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a stabbing incident that happened early this morning at a rural location south of Fairfield. Wayne County ambulance service personnel, Fairfield Rural Fire Department First Responders and Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the scene shortly before 2:20 this morning. The location was near Briarpatch Lake, off the Burnt […]

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  • Headlines for Monday, March 2, 2015

    Another winter storm poses the potential for significant snow accumulations Wednesday and Wednesday night.   A strong cold front will sweep across the region Tuesday night. In its wake, temperatures will rapidly plummet below freezing early Wednesday. Moderate to heavy snow is forecast to develop behind the front. The potential for heavy rain is in the […]

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  • Headlines for Sunday, March 1, 2015

    A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for the area until noon today.  Forecasters say a combination of snow, freezing rain and rain will continue through the morning hours before ending later this afternoon.  Here at the studios of WFIW/WOKZ about four inches of snow was measured overnight.  The National Weather Service says parts of […]

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  • Headlines for Saturday, February 28, 2015

    A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the Wayne County area from 6 this evening until noon Sunday.  Forecasters expect snow to develop by late afternoon and continue into Sunday.  The Winter Weather Advisory runs along and north of a line from Harrisburg to Grayville, IL.  Up to four inches of snow is possible […]

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  • Headlines for Friday, February 27, 2015

    A community pep rally will be held at 4:15 this afternoon at Fairfield Community High School to send the FCHS Mules off to Class 2-A Regional tournament action in Carmi tonight. The FCHS Mules will take on the Harrisburg Bulldogs at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast live on WFIW FM 104.9 with the […]

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  • Headlines for Thursday, February 26, 2015

    44-year-old Gordon Yarbor of Wayne City has been sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to the theft of antiques from a farm north of McLeansboro. He was sentenced Wednesday in Hamilton County Circuit Court in McLeansboro.  Yarbor was arrested in the summer of 2013 after he and a […]

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  • Headlines for Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    The Fairfield City Council has approved the purchase of another pickup truck for the Fairfield City Police Department. The vehicle will replace a 2006 Dodge Charger that has been wrecked five times, is on its third engine and needs a new transmission. Fairfield Aldermen approved the purchase of a used 4-wheel drive ¾ ton pickup […]

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  • Headlines for Tuesday, February 24, 2015

    Wilson County, TN officials report the first-degree murder trial of Bruce D. Mendenhall has been delayed again. Mendenhall, a native of Albion, is awaiting trial for the 2007 slaying of Symantha Winters of Lebanon, TN. In Wilson County Criminal Court Monday, the judge set the case for another status hearing on August 3. Winters’ body […]

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  • Headlines for Monday, February 23, 2015

    Olney Central College is closed today after a fire damaged the second floor of the main building Saturday morning. An electrical panel in a closet caught fire and set a janitor’s cart on fire. The resulting blaze spread smoke throughout the Wattleworth building. Heavy smoke damage was reported throughout the structure. Illinois hospitals will see […]

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