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Police investigate a fatal crash in Fayette County

WAND News - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 14:55
SHOBONIER, Ill. (WAND) - Police are investigating a fatal crash along US Route 51 in Fayette County Friday.
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Decatur Celebration changes could cost

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 23:00
DECATUR, Ill (WAND)- For 32 years the Decatur Celebration has been a free festival. In the past few years wristbands have been sold to help increase revenue to continue the celebration. 
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Police respond to mid-day attack

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 17:49
Police had not released details by late Friday.
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A helping hand

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 17:21
SPRINGFIELD, Ill (WAND)- An Indiana man is on a mission to help out those in need in all 50 states.  
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Flag placement for fallen captain begins

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:50
ASSUMPTION, Ill. (WAND) – Flag planting efforts started today in honor of a fallen Air Force pilot.
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Coziahr Harley-Davidson's 2nd Annual Warrior Run Saturday, July 15th

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:42
Coziahr Harley - Davidson is holding it's 2nd Annual Warrior Run this Saturday July 15th  in honor of local military men & women.
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Job fair offered opportunity for Illinois veterans

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:22
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) – Veterans and their spouses took a step forward in job searches Friday. 
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Building store theft suspects head behind bars

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 15:19
PAXTON, Ill. (WAND) – Two men are accused of stealing building supplies from a company. 
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Yingying's Family Raise Reward to $50k

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 15:15
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND): An emotional plea from Yingying's family at a press conference Friday morning. 
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Police need help identifying men after vehicle smash and grabs in Mattoon

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 14:21
 Mattoon Police and Coles County Crimestoppers are asking for help identifying the men they believe are involved in area car burglaries.
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New burrito restaurant opening in Hickory Point Mall

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 13:55
The Forsyth Community and Economic Development office announced Friday a new restaurant is coming to the Hickory Point mall.
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City council to vote Monday on Decatur Celebration fencing plan

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:46
The fate of future Decatur Celebrations could now lie in the hands of the Decatur City Council.
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Dead dog discovery prompts Kincaid arrest

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:01
KINCAID, Ill. (WAND) – Police arrested a man Thursday after discovering two dead dogs in his yard. 
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Suspected bath salts discovered in Illinois apartment

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 11:17
PANA, Ill. (WAND) – Three people face drug charges after a police investigation. 
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Bus crash suspect enters plea, waives trial

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 10:25
SULLIVAN, Ill. (WAND) – A woman accused of causing a bus crash that injured students appeared in court Thursday. 
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1 injured in three-vehicle crash on Illinois Route 48

WAND News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 00:06
CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - Illinois State Police say one person was injured after a three-vehicle crash in Christian County Thursday afternoon.
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Champaign police warning public of caller ID scam

WAND News - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 22:58
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) - The Champaign Police Department is warning the public of a phone scam making its way through the area.
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American Legion Department of Illinois hosting job fair

WAND News - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 22:40
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - The American Legion Department of Illinois is inviting veterans and their families to attend a job fair during its 99th annual Department Convention in Springfield on Friday.
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The gift of mobility

WAND News - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 22:16
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND)- It all began with an idea, and now the Evans family from New York, is making their way down the Mississippi River on foot.  
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Petersburg man taken to hospital after crashing into ditch on I-72

WAND News - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 19:42
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - Illinois State Police say one man was taken to the hospital after his truck-tractor box-trailer crashed into a ditch just off of Interstate 72 in Champaign County.
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