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  1. BHS Tigers post season ends with a 63-42 loss to Macomb in Warsaw regional semifinalRead the original story

    Wednesday | Cass County Star-Gazette

    The Macomb Bombers "bombed" the Tigers with eight triples, used their height advantage underneath, and an excellent passing game to end the O&B season in a 63-32 shellacking at the Warsaw Class 2A semifinals. Macomb defeated West Hancock 40-31 to win the Warsaw Regional last Friday.

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  2. WIU's Luke humbled by honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Mediapolis Bullettes quarterfinal State Basketball game right here at 11:45 AM today! Don't miss the action! MACOMB, Ill. - It's not often Ashley Luke is overwhelmed.

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  3. Non-school closings and cancellationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    WIU: A weather advisory is in effect for the Western Illinois University-Macomb and -Quad Cities campuses until 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 3 due to winter weather conditions. At this time, both campuses remains open and classes will be held.

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  4. Veterans helping veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... y and know that I done a good job," Henness said. Check Point McDonough County will be having meetings at the YMCA in Macomb on the first Monday of every month from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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  5. WIU Collegiate Farm Bureau Holds Screening of "Farmland"Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Illinois Farm Bureau

    Surrounded by some of the most fertile farmland in the world, the rural versus urban divide still remains evident even at the four Illinois public universities with agricultural academic programs. The Western Illinois University Collegiate Farm Bureau tried to bridge that gap in Macomb this week when it held the first screening of the documentary "Farmland" on a college campus in Illinois.

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  6. WIU: Surviving the shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... enrolled on the school's campus. In 2014, that number dropped to 8,340, a loss of 2,426 students who lived on the Macomb campus. But Borst said the school has been rolling out new features for incoming students to try and survive the shortfall of ...

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  7. WIU to eliminate 24 programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Quincy Journal

    ... PDS! Kudos! (I was always more of a "Green Acres" guy myself, but that joke should have like +50 thumbs up by now.) MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- The provost at Western Illinois University has presented a plan that would eliminate 24 university programs and ...

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  8. Workers Finally Decertify Autoworkers UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Daily Caller

    ... unionized facility, that employees at the plant had not received a raise in over a year, and that employees at the Macomb, Illinois facility made more money than they did," the NLRB also noted. "The hearing officer found that McMillan's comments ...

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  9. Why Some States Want To Legalize Raw Milk SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KQED

    ... the people who are producing the food I put in my body," says Holly Stovall, a raw milk consumer and advocate from Macomb, Ill. Joel Gruver is the milkman for a group of raw milk drinkers in Macomb, Ill. Photo: Abby Wendle/Harvest Public Media But ...

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  10. Macomb emergency responders conduct Emergency Preparedness exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The Macomb Fire Department, police and public works personnel, along with the Macomb City/McDonough County Emergency Service and Disaster Agency , McDonough District Hospital , Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety , the Administrative Service; a Chemical Response Unit of the Illinois Army National Guard , as well as national Disaster support staff from Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway will participate, according to Macomb Mayor Mike Inman. One location will be simulated near the West Central Farm Service Plant on the west side of Macomb.

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  11. Organic farming continues to rise across the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... to add value per unit of production, says Joel Gruver, a soil science professor at Western Illinois University in Macomb. "Basically, organic farming anywhere in the world - if you are certified - is the one label that is most clearly defined," says ...

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  12. It's a Leatherneck thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Daily Journal

    ... since the third grade," Norris said - has more taped ankles and pregame pep talks ahead of it in, of all places, Macomb, Illinois. This story appears in the print edition of Daily Journal. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in ...

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  13. Surviving a Shooter: Keeping yourself safe in an active shooter situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    A 2010 shooting in Macomb serves as a reminder that, although you can't predict when a shooting will happen, you can keep yourself prepared Fortunately, no civilians were hurt, but the event brought a horrifying reality close to home: you never know when, or where, an active shooter might appear. Law enforcement officers are trained to keep you safe in those situations, but KHQA wanted to know what you can do to keep yourself safe.

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  14. Non-school closings and delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Western Illinois University issued a University Advisory for WIU Macomb campus effective immediately through 6 a.m. Thursday, February 5. Both campuses will remain open and classes will be held, however the advisory allows employees the option to use accrued vacation time, compensatory time or approved leave without pay after notifying their supervisor. If students consider travel to campus unsafe, they should arrange with faculty to complete academic course requirments missed during the time of the advisory.

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  15. The Union That Refuses To LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Daily Caller

    ... facility, that employees at the plant had not received a raise in over a year, and that employees at the Employer's Macomb, Illinois facility made more money than they did," the NLRB also noted. "The hearing officer found that McMillan's comments ...

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  16. Non-school closings and delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    A University advisory has been issued for Western Illinois University's Macomb and Quad Cities campuses, effective at 9 o'clock Saturday night through 9 o'clock Sunday evening. At this time, both campuses will remain open and weekend classes will be held.

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  17. Police: Bushnell woman arrested for shoplifting from Macomb Wal-Mart, MDH and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    According to McDonough County Sheriff Rick VanBrooker, a shoplifter was arrested in Bushnell, Illinois after she had allegedly stolen from the Macomb Wal-Mart and the McDonough District Hospital. McDonough County detectives arrested 43-year-old Wendy L. Jones Friday at 896 E Main Street in Bushnell, after a spree of shoplifting on Wednesday.

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  18. Milwaukee Swimming Signs Nine RecruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Nine individuals have signed their papers and all are set to join the Milwaukee swimming & diving team in the fall of 2015, Panther head coach Kyle Clements announced today. Anthony Blome of Macomb, Ill.; Eli Hoenshel of Kline, Texas; Adriel Huerta of Sun Tan Valley, Ariz.; Zach Kishpaugh of Sarasota, Fla.; Jen Kordik of Mundelein, Ill.; Danielle Kudis of Oconomowoc, Wis.; Ryan Menninga of Madison, Wis.; Addison Skogman of Waukesha, Wis.; and Carley Thomas of Racine, Wis.

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  19. Sturm, Esther C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    ESTHER CHLOE STURM Born: Feb. 13, 1929; in Macomb, IL Died: Jan. 18, 2015; in Wonder Lake, IL Esther Chloe Sturm, of Wonder Lake, IL, passed away on January 18, 2015, in her home in Wonder Lake with her family at her side. She was born on February 13, 1929, to Clarence and Ocie Vogler in Macomb, Illinois.

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  20. Grand Prairie Affordable Assisted Living to Host Beat the Winter Blues...Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | PRWeb

    Grand Prairie of Macomb, a BMA Management affordable assisted living community, invites area residents to attend a Feb. 18 session on how to stay upbeat during the winter. The community in McDonough County, Illinois serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid.

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