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  1. Field day in the forest plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KFVS12

    The Illinois Department of Natural Resources and a team of experts will be on hand Friday, April 17th for hands on seminars at Trail of Tears state Forest in Jonesboro, Il. Seminars run from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and will include topics like forest inventory and products, management goals and techniques and identifying invasive species, to help landowners learn more about making wise decisions about the resources on their own forested land.

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  2. Family OK, 3 dogs dead after fire near Wolf LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... able to get out of the home and died in the fire, according to fire officials. The Alto Pass, Ware-Wolf Lake and Jonesboro fire departments responded to the call. Stay with Heartland News on air, on our mobile app and at kfvs12.com for updates. ...

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  3. John J. SabanskiRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Star Press

    He was born in Jonesboro, the son of the late Theodore and Rose Sabanski. He attended Jefferson High School and graduated from Mississinewa High School in 1953.

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  4. Kanok, Cary J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Cary John Kanok Born: May 28, 1965; in Cary, IL Died: Feb. 21, 2015; in Little Rock, AR Cary John Kanok, 49, of Jonesboro passed from this life on February 21, 2015, at UAMS in Little Rock. He was born on May 28, 1965, in Cary, Illinois to Dennis and Marlene Kanok.

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  5. Victim's name released in deadly Alto Pass house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... Bumper Gurley says flames were through the roof and the home was fully engulfed when crews from Alto Pass, Cobden, Jonesboro, and Wolf Lake arrived. The roof of the home collapsed, making firefighting efforts more difficult. Firefighters say the ...

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  6. Body found after overnight house fire in Alto PassRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... Bumper Gurley says flames were through the roof and the home was fully engulfed when crews from Alto Pass, Cobden, Jonesboro, and Wolf Lake arrived. The roof of the home collapsed, making firefighting efforts more difficult. Firefighters say the ...

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  7. Firefighters still on scene of overnight house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | KFVS12

    Firefighters say one man lived in the home, but it is unclear whether or not he was home at the time of the fire. Alto Pass Fire Chief Bumper Gurley says flames were through the roof and the home was fully engulfed when crews from Alto Pass, Cobden, Jonesboro, and Wolf Lake arrived.

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  8. Services for teacher killed in murder-suicide are SaturdayRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Services are scheduled for a Jonesboro schoolteacher who authorities say was fatally shot by her husband in a murder-suicide. Aldersgate United Methodist Church on Saturday will host an 11 a.m. service for 43-year-old Amy Blaise.

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  9. Rex Owen Dillow, 92, was instrumental to golf in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Missourian

    ... Golf Club, according to the Columbia Golf Foundation's website. Born to Van and Ella Dillow on Sept. 12, 1922, in Jonesboro, Illinois, Mr. Dillow attended college in his birth state and graduated with an education degreefrom Southern Illinois ...

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  10. Randolph Co. Meth Lab SeizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... materials and a substance they believe to be meth were seized yesterday from a home in Percy. Continue Reading>> JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - A grand jury in Union County has accused a Marion man of sexually attacking a child. An indictment charges ...

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  11. Staffing Changes Made at Anna Fire and Rescue Dept.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... emergency response times, as firefighters will now be dispatched from home if an emergency were to take place. JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - A grand jury in Union County has accused a Marion man of sexually attacking a child. An indictment charges ...

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  12. Anti-testing Advocates Question Government Task ForceRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Heartland Institute

    ... and will include only tests based on college and career readiness standards. But teachers like Marsha Griffin in Jonesboro, Illinois, feel that the entirety of Common Core standards and testing are detrimental to educating students. Griffin has ...

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  13. Independent investigation finds no wrongdoing by administration in Anna-Jonesboro bullying caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | KFVS12

    An independent investigation into the handling of a bullying incident at Anna-Jonesboro High School on Sept.19 found no wrongdoing by the superintendent and principal.Three Anna-Jonesboro High School football players were expelled for what the school is calling a "serious bullying incident" that happened in a school locker room. The three students were expelled for the remainder of the 2014 fall semester or until Jan. 15, 2015.

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  14. Murphysboro Alderman Sentenced to Jail TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... intersection of IL Rt. 127 and Old Highway 13 in Murphysboro. 34 year old Efrain Lemus-Huezo Continue Reading>> JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - A Union County woman has been acquitted of charges that she killed her boyfriend's 4-year-old son nearly three ...

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  15. Johnston City Man ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... intersection of IL Rt. 127 and Old Highway 13 in Murphysboro. 34 year old Efrain Lemus-Huezo Continue Reading>> JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - A Union County woman has been acquitted of charges that she killed her boyfriend's 4-year-old son nearly three ...

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  16. Murphysboro Man Faces DUI ChargesRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... intersection of IL Rt. 127 and Old Highway 13 in Murphysboro. 34 year old Efrain Lemus-Huezo Continue Reading>> JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - A Union County woman has been acquitted of charges that she killed her boyfriend's 4-year-old son nearly three ...

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  17. Illinois woman accused of getting prescriptions from 8 different docsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KFVS12

    Police say an Illinois woman was arrested after it was discovered she received prescriptions from eight different physicians at the same time. Barbara Zimmerman, 63, of Jonesboro, Illinois was arrested on indictments charging her with two counts of attempting to or obtaining a controlled substance by fraud, false statement or forgery. 1 comment

  18. Man Airlifted to St. Louis After CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... as voting more than once. Cross campaign manager Kevin Artl says, "Hundreds of people cast Continue Reading>> JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - A Union County woman has been acquitted of charges that she killed her boyfriend's 4-year-old son nearly three years ...

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  19. Former Cops Pleads Guilty, Receives a oeRarea Sentence For Killing A ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... handcuffed Barnhart and punched him in the head several times. Barnhart died from the injuries a few days later. JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - A Union County woman has been acquitted of charges that she killed her boyfriend's 4-year-old son nearly three ...

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  20. 3 high school athletes expelled for Anna-Jonesboro bullying incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | KFVS12

    The Illinois Board of Education voted Monday night to expel three Anna-Jonesboro High School football players for what the school is calling "serious bullying incident." The school board went into closed session shortly after 7:00 p.m. Monday and remained there for more than three hours until reaching a decision just after 11:00 p.m. The decision will uphold three student's original suspensions of 10-days and will expel the students for the remainder of the 2014 fall semester or until January 15, 2015.

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