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  1. Makanda Accident Victim NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | WSIL

    Corey Lee Warren, 26, of Marion has been identified by Jackson County Coroner, Dr. Thomas Kupferer, as the victim of a vehicle accident Tuesday on Cedar Creek Road.

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  2. SIU employee killed in vehicle fire near MakandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KFVS12

    According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, they received the report of a burned vehicle found down an embankment off of Cedar Creed Road, about a half-mile west of Union Hill Road, in rural Makanda at about 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 10. They say the preliminary investigation showed that the driver of a 2012 Dodge minivan, going westbound on ... (more)

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  3. Makanda Woman Finds Burned Vehicle with Body InsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | WSIL

    Police have yet to release any new information about a deadly accident in Makanda.

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    Jun 11, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    The Jackson County Sheriff's office says a burned minivan was found around 11 a.m. Tuesday down an embankment off Cedar Creek Road in rural Makanda.

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  5. Authorities investigating burned vehicle near MakandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | KFVS12

    According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, they received the report of a burned vehicle found down an embankment off of Cedar Creed Road, about a half-mile west of Union Hill Road, in rural Makanda at about 11 a.m. on Tuesday.

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  6. Illinois gears up for same-sex marriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | SFGate

    ... Brunhorst, right, and her partner Chelsea Baker stand together on the day they exchanged wedding vows in in Makanda, Ill., months before the state recognized same-sex marriages. That all changes Sunday, June 1, 2014 when all Illinois' counties must ...

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  7. Clerks Prep for Illinois Gay Marriage RolloutRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | EDGE

    In this Nov. 15, 2013 photo provided by Sabra Blumhorst, Brunhorst, right, and her partner Chelsea Baker pose on the day they exchanged wedding vows in in Makanda, Ill., months before the state recognized same-sex marriages.

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  8. Gay marriage becomes focus of governor's raceRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    In this Nov. 15 photo provided by Sabra Blumhorst, Brunhorst, left, and her partner Chelsea Baker stand together on the day they exchanged wedding vows in in Makanda, Ill., months before the state recognized same-sex marriages.

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  9. Gay marriage begins in Ill. after staggered startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    In this Nov. 15, 2013 photo provided by Sabra Blumhorst, Brunhorst, right, and her partner Chelsea Baker stand together on the day they exchanged wedding vows in in Makanda, Ill., months before the state recognized same-sex marriages.

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  10. Clerks prep for Illinois' gay marriage rolloutRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Nov. 15, 2013 photo provided by Sabra Blumhorst, Brunhorst, right, and her partner Chelsea Baker pose on the day they exchanged wedding vows in in Makanda, Ill., months before the state recognized same-sex marriages.

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  11. Illinois prepares for gay marriage rolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    In this photo provided by Sabra Blumhorst, Brunhorst , and her partner Chelsea Baker stand together Nov. 15, 2013 as they exchanged wedding vows in in Makanda months before the state recognized same-sex marriages.

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  12. In this Nov. 15, 2013 photo provided by Sabra Blumhorst, Brunhorst,... Photo-photo.5518982Read the original story

    May 31, 2014 | SFGate

    In this Nov. 15, 2013 photo provided by Sabra Blumhorst, Brunhorst, right, and her partner Chelsea Baker pose on the day they exchanged wedding vows in in Makanda, Ill., months before the state recognized same-sex marriages.

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  13. Equine services provide alternativesRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    Peggy Nott, an equine sciences student at Southern Illinois University, brushes Tootsie on April 28 while interning at Giant City Stables in Makanda.

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  14. Equine services provide alternativesRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The Specialized Equine Services at Giant City Stables in Makanda offers equine therapy, which is a therapeutic tool of the physically disabled.

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  15. EXCHANGE: Equine services provide alternativesRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this April 28, 2014 photo, Dock and Lily enjoy a meal at Giant City Stables in Makanda, Ill.

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  16. Man pleads not guilty of killing Cape womanRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau

    ... Wednesday for arraignment. Police say the 28-year old fatally shot Brown and then dumped her body on Highway 51 near Makanda, Illinois, where it was discovered by a passerby January 14th. Banks was arrested two days later at a St. Louis home and ...

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  17. Jackson County Murder Suspect Pleads Not GuiltyRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | WSIL

    ... the shooting death of Marsha Brown, 40, of Cape Girardeau. Brown's body was found Jan. 14 along Potter's Road near Makanda. Banks was arrested two days later in St. Louis but fought extradition to Illinois. He returned to Jackson County earlier this ...

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  18. Man pleads not guilty in southern Ill. killingRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... deau, Mo., which also is Banks' hometown. Brown's body was found in January in tall weeds on a small embankment near Makanda. Banks was arrested in St. Louis two days after Brown's body was found, and he was returned to Illinois to face prosecution.

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  19. Court date set for man accused of murder of Cape Girardeau womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... degree murder of Marsha Ann Brown, 40, of Cape Girardeau. A passerby saw her body while driving on Hwy. 51 near Makanda, Ill. and called police the morning of Jan. 14. According to court documents, Banks is accused of using a handgun to kill Brown. ...

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  20. Heartland Cooks 4/18/14 - " Joe's Black & Bleu MorelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... Heartland Cook is a mushroom expert, nature author and foodie who loves morels above all else. Joe McFarland of Makanda, Illinois shares his favorite recipe: a cream sauce that mingles the smoky flavor of black morel mushrooms with the tangy taste ...

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