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  1. Hoopeston police investigating claims of abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Hoopeston Police Department says it is investigating abuse claims resulting from a video that allegedly shows an altercation between a senior citizen and a police officer. Hoopeston police say the investigation was launched on May 16, after a video of an alleged altercation between an officer and a senior citizen was posted on a social media website.

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  2. IKEA proposes to double size of distribution hub in JolietRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Daily Herald

    ... one each in Bolingbrook and Schaumburg. And, last year, IKEA announced it was purchasing a 49-turbine wind farm in Hoopeston, Illinois that is on track to be operational this spring. Since its 1943 founding in Sweden, IKEA has offered home ...

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  3. Faces of '15: Danville native hopes to work for international nonprofitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The News-Gazette

    Augustana College graduate and Hoopeston native Anissa Pemberton in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, during a 5-week study abroad program last fall. Maybe it was on one of her family vacations to destinations like the Grand Canyon and the Badlands or one the mission trips she took as a student at St. Paul's School and Schlarman Academy in Danville.

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  4. Luke Named Football Video Coordinator Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | University of North Carolina

    ... in Speech Communications with an emphasis in Radio/Television Production in December of 1998. Luke is a native of Hoopeston, Illinois, home of the Cornjerkers. He is the 2012 recipient of the CSVA Bob Matey National Video Coordinator of the Year. He ...

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  5. After husband's death, Shelby 'decided I wouldn't let it get too hard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Jennifer Shelby strolls down an aisle of vehicles with sales consultant Daryl Smith on Tuesday at her car dealership, Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Hoopeston. Long before she became one of the region's biggest car dealers, Jennifer Shelby hawked Thin Mints and Do-si-dos door to door in Champaign.

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  6. Views_AshleyMillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | LEO Weekly

    ... second in their state competitions and had finished just a few points shy of the crown. This pageant, held in Hoopeston, Illinois, was of a week competition and appearances around the area. One afternoon, I was in a small group of contestants that ...

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  7. Sharing is CaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | LEO Weekly

    ... second in their state competitions and had finished just a few points shy of the crown. This pageant, held in Hoopeston, Illinois, was of a week competition and appearances around the area. One afternoon, I was in a small group of contestants that ...

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  8. 16 arrests In Vermilion County IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    A collaboration between the Danville Police Department and the Vermilion County IL Sheriff's Department netted 16 arrests last week. The departments conducted a two day warrant sweep that led to arrests in Georgetown, Ridge Farm, Hoopeston, and Danville, IL.

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  9. Helping kids has been her careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... chool Foundation member, Delta Kappa Gamma member, and Danville Public Library, Center for Children's Services and Hoopeston Migrant Head Start past board member.

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  10. Area history, March 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... will not relax his efforts until the polls close at the coming primary." In 1965: Defending champions Champaign, Hoopeston and Rantoul brought home some more spoils for their trophy cases Friday night, but the biggest surprise of area high school ...

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  11. 2 area hospitals declared 'stroke ready'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Fast treatment is essential for the best chances of surviving a stroke, but getting the right treatment fast enough can depend on getting to a hospital prepared to deliver it. Two smaller hospitals in the area, Kirby Medical Center, Monticello, and Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center, Hoopeston, recently earned new designations as "emergent stroke ready" hospitals, meaning, in part, that they're prepared to administer the clot-busting treatment tPA for ischemic strokes, the most common type of stroke.

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  12. Pigs die in barn fire in rural Vermilion CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Three sows and several piglets died when a barn was destroyed by fire in northwest Vermilion County on Wednesday night. Firefighters from Rankin, Hoopeston, Rossville and Cissna Park responded around 10 p.m. to the fire at 4932 E. 3800 North Road, near Reilly in Butler Township, officials said.

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  13. Ikea's ready to build its new Midwest hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Retailing Today

    ... one each in Bolingbrook and Schaumburg. And, last year, IKEA announced it was purchasing a 49-turbine wind farm in Hoopeston, Ill., that is on track to be operational this spring. Ikea operates more than 360 stores in 47 countries, including 40 in ...

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  14. IYB sneak peek: Shelby back in businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    As of Jan. 30, Shelby acquired the former Star Chrysler and Crown Ford dealerships in Hoopeston from longtime dealer Dick Read. "I like being back in the game," Shelby said, adding that she has brought in Joe Carter, a veteran of the automotive business, to help run the dealerships.

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  15. SB I-57 back open in Franklin Co., Il after semi overturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | KFVS12

    The southbound lanes of Interstate 57 in Franklin County are back open after semi truck overturned, according to Illinois State Police. Officials say around 5:45 a.m. 64-year-old Glenn Hackney of Hoopeston, Illinois lost control of his truck at mile marker 68. The truck rolled onto its side, blocking both lanes of traffic.

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  16. SB I-57 blocked in Franklin Co., Il due to overturned semiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | KFVS12

    Both southbound lanes of Interstate 57 are currently blocked in Franklin County, Illinois due to an overturned semi truck, according to Illinois State Police. Officials say around 5:45 a.m. 64-year-old Glenn Hackney of Hoopeston, Illinois lost control of his truck at mile marker 68. The truck rolled onto its side, blocking both lanes of traffic.

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  17. Hoopeston man arrested after chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    A Hoopeston man was arrested for driving under the influence and aggravated use of a weapon after leading Vermilion County authorities on a chase into Iroquois County on Wednesday. The Iroquois County sheriff's office said in a news release that Michael L. Bailie, 40, of Hoopeston, was involved in a chase with police officers from the Hoopeston Police Department, Rossville Police Department and Vermilion County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. IKEA Group Announces Strong Sustainability ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | AndhraNews

    ... panel installation. In April 2014, IKEA US made its first wind farm investment in the US with the purchase of Hoopeston Wind in Hoopeston, IL. When completed, this project will generate enough safe, pollution-free energy to power approximately ...

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  19. We Don't Need No Stinking Giant FansRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Small dead animals

    IKEA and APEX failed to make payments to Ambassador Steel Fabrication, LLS from Auburn, Indiana for work completed at the Hoopeston wind farm. The failure of IKEA and APEX to make their payments in a timely manner is now causing issues for farmers and other land owners who leased their properties for the project.

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  20. Changes coming for Vermilion County boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... board will declare new vacancies in three seats - Stone's District 3 seat, along with the District 1 seat of Hoopeston Republican Gary Weinard, who has been on the board more than 20 years, and the District 7 seat of Danville Democrat John Dreher, ...

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