Hunters in Illinois harvested a preliminary statewide total of 13,500 wild turkeys during the 2018 Spring Turkey Season, including the youth season, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) announced recently in a news release. The 2018 total compares with the statewide turkey har…
On May 16 the Watseka Area Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Watseka Masonic Lodge #446 in honor of its new building.
The Iroquois County Historical Society is proud to announce Betty Kay, a noted historical actor, will present the program “Three Illinois Women During the Civil War.” This program will take place at 2 p.m. June 3, in the courtroom of the Old Courthouse Museum, 103 W. Cherry, Watseka.
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A Crawfordsville, Ind., man has been ordered to serve 66 years in federal prison for sexual exploitation of a child and traveling to Vermilion county, Ill., to engage in sexual activity with a minor, according to a news release from Department of Justice, United States Attorney John E. Childress
Despite cool temperatures and a slight chance of rain, 55 golfers teed off as scheduled to begin the 5th Annual “Tee Off for the Pool Golf Outing” at the Shewami Country Club May 12, according to a news release.
The Milford-Cissna Park girls track team earned medals at the recent state event.
The Illinois Coaches Association and the Shriners of Illinois will host the 44th annual Illinois High School Shrine Game on June 16 at Tucci Stadium on the campus of Illinois Wesleyan Universi…
Salt Fork captures lead early to defeat Bearcats
Asia Benson and Emily Bunting competed in the IHSA Class 1A Girls State Track Meet on Thursday at Eastern Illinois University.
Sandy’s 52nd dance recital at the Winchester Community High School Auditorium on Friday, May 18 and Sunday, May 20 featured 170 dancers from age 3 to 18 as they set the stage alight with the skills they have learned at Sandy’s School of Dance. Congratulations to all the dancers on putting on a wonderful performance!
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The proposed daycare center in the former Eagles Aerie in Union City is moving forward, Union City, Ind.,city council member Chad Spence recently told city officials.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt says dealing with a widespread contaminant in drinking water is a "national priority."
LONDON (AP) — Britain's top central banker says the country's vote nearly two years ago to leave the European Union has cost the average household in the country 900 pounds.
LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Federal agents in South Texas have seized nearly 79,000 bogus-label clothing, electronics and other items at a public storage facility in an estimated $16 million counterfeit cargo bust.
Budweiser manufacturing is an unbelievable process. The fermentation of grains into alcohol is an ancient art and holds its own bit of magic. Budweiser puts those little yeast cells hard to work, churning out 2.5 billion cans of brew every year.
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Ariana Grande sends 'light and warmth' on Manchester bombing anniversary; Miss Nebraska crowned Miss USA as the pageant addresses MeToo movement; Netflix says it has signed Barack and Michelle Obama. (May 22)
The difference between the produce at farmers markets and supermarkets is more than "tomayto" versus "tomahto." And buying fresh fruit and vegetables at farmers markets offers opportunities to save money in ways you might not find at a grocery store.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Former Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer has picked another ex-mayor from the state's most populous county as his running mate for the Democratic nomination for governor.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A spokeswoman for Denmark's government says remarks by the country's hardliner immigration minister that some working Muslims pose a safety hazard because of dawn-to-dusk fasting during Ramadan do not represent the views of the ruling coalition.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president has told drug suspects in a central province to look for a way to get arrested and then stay in jail if they want to live longer, in his latest threat under his bloody anti-drug crackdown.
MBANDAKA, Congo (AP) — Congo's health ministry has announced six new confirmed cases of the Ebola virus and two new suspected cases while a vaccination effort enters its second day.
PARIS (AP) — France's labor minister, Muriel Penicaud, has been summoned for questioning Tuesday in an investigation into a Las Vegas tech party.