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  1. Reports Differ on Injuries Regarding Metropolis Uranium Hexafluoride LeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Huntington News

    Conflicting reports have circulated among Metropolis, Illinois, residents concerning the Sunday, Oct. 26, uranium hexafluoride leak at the Honeywell plant at about 7:35 p.m. Although a plant news release quickly stated that no injuries have been reported and the leak was contained to plant property, resident Gaylan Hayden told HNN Thursday night, Oct. 30, of leaving the union hall "flabbergasted." Union representatives are reporting that seven people north of the plume suffered burns and that another seven to ten at or near the EEI plant who had sheltered in place also suffered injuries. 6 comments

  2. Cancer Lighthouse Dedication and Lighting CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | CNN

    The recently constructed Metropolis Lighthouse, a.k.a., "Hope Light" will have an official dedication and lighting ceremony on November 5, 2014 at 2:00 pm in Metropolis, Illinois. The lighthouse is located at the entrance to Dorothy Miller Park overlooking the Ohio River and is the worlds first lighthouse built for and dedicated to the fight against cancer.

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  3. Metropolis woman facing charges after Graves Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Graves County, Kentucky Sheriff Dewayne Redmon says an Illinois woman faces charges after a two vehicle injury crash on KY 131. The sheriff says that Samantha Walters, 24, of Metropolis, Illinois, was taken to the Graves County Jail and charged with counts of wanton endangerment 1st degree, failure to wear seatbelt, no registration plates, no registration receipt, no insurance, possession of open alcoholic beverage container in motor vehicle, driving on DUI suspended license, and operating motor vehicle under influence of alcohol 2nd offence.

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  4. Police seek driver from injury wreckRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... with green eyes and black hair. She is 5-foot-2 and weighs about 170 pounds. Wheeler may be in the Paducah or Metropolis, Illinois, areas. Anyone with information on Wheeler's location can contact the Graves County Sheriff's Office at 270-247-4501, ...

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  5. The Trouble With That Noxious Haze At The Illinois Nuclear-Fuel PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Forbes.com

    ... or my personal homepage . The main threat from uranium hexafluoride, the gas that leaked at a Honeywell plant in Metropolis IL on Sunday night, does not derive from its radioactivity, but from its chemical toxicity, according to studies of people ...

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  6. Injury Collision Involving Paducah OfficerRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Kentucky State Police

    Paducah Police Officer Travis Watson was traveling west on US 60 responding to a nonemergency call, when a 2009 Toyota Scion pulled into his path. The vehicle's operator, Everlene Rennaux of Metropolis, IL, was struck in the driver's side by Officer Watson.

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  7. U.S. nuclear regulators probing leak at Honeywell uranium plantRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Reuters

    U.S. nuclear regulators are investigating a leak of uranium hexafluoride that occurred on Sunday at an Illinois plant operated by Honeywell International Inc where union workers have been locked out. Honeywell confirmed the Sunday evening leak at its Metropolis, Illinois plant, saying it was due to an equipment failure.

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  8. Officials Investigate Leak At Honeywell PlantRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    Honeywell says there's no evidence that a weekend leak of a compound used in uranium enrichment at its southern Illinois plant escaped the building. Company spokesman Peter Dalpe says no injuries resulted from the leak of uranium hexafluoride Sunday night at Honeywell's site in Metropolis.

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  9. Jesse C. Lassiter Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    METROPOLIS, Ill. - Mr. Jesse C. Lassiter Jr., age 86, of Coralville, Iowa, formerly of Metropolis, Illinois, passed away at 8:45 a.m. on Friday, October 24, 2014, at Windmill Manor in Coralville, Iowa.

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  10. Nuclear Accident in Illinois; Honeywell says Shelter in PlaceRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Huntington News

    Residents of Metropolis, Illinois have been ordered to shelter in place following a release of uranium hexafluoride at the Honeywell . The accident occurred at 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26. Guards have advised people to have told people to shelter in place, close windows, and turn off A/C. 11 comments

  11. Honeywell probes chemical leak at Illinois plantRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Honeywell says there's no evidence that a weekend leak of a compound used in uranium enrichment at its southern Illinois plant escaped the building. Company spokesman Peter Dalpe says no injuries resulted from the leak of uranium hexafluoride Sunday night at Honeywell's site in Metropolis.

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  12. Massac hospital expecting to hire new CEO shortlyRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... said. Janet Hester resigned as chief nurse executive in September after 15 years with the hospital. She told the Metropolis Planet that she felt she'd gone as far as she could go at the hospital, and that it was a hard decision. Henry did not ...

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  13. Mary MedleyRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    METROPOLIS, Ill. - Mary Ruth Medley, age 94, of Metropolis, Illinois, passed away at 8:24 p.m. on Monday, October 20, 2014, at Massac Memorial Hospital.

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  14. Alicia and Brandon ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... 7 at Brookport First Baptist Church with Dr. Jeremy Muniz officiating. Music was provided by Nancy Windhorst of Metropolis, pianist; and Micah Farris of Paducah, vocalist. The bride chose her sister, Mrs. Amber Broadway of Metropolis, as her matron ...

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  15. Hille, Robert Lee "Bob"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Bob started his life's adventure on December 27, 1930 in Metropolis, Illinois. He peacefully passed away on October 14, 2014. He was 83 years old. Robert Hille was born to Eddie Hille & Gertrude ...

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  16. Encampment draws record crowdRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Angie McMullen drove all the way from her home in Mattoon, Illinois, to Metropolis this weekend to watch her son take a bullet.

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  17. 41st Annual Fort Massac EncampmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | WSIL

    One of the biggest Fall weekends for Metropolis is back in town. The encampment at Fort Massac brings in thousands of people and brings history to life. 3 comments

  18. Education notesRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... research in the field of structural biology. Mittendorf is the daughter of Thomas and Darla Mittendorf of Metropolis, Illinois. She is a 2006 graduate of Massac County High School, a 2010 graduate of DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, with a ...

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  19. Fall Outreach festival prepares for second yearRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Founded by Aaron Crainshaw and his wife, Cassia Crainshaw, who currently pastor at Victory Full Gospel Church in Metropolis, Illinois, but are west Kentucky residents, West Kentucky Fall Outreach had two simple goals: to bring together churches of ...

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  20. Boutique sets up shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Courtney Harrell, co-owner of Ribbons & Beaus, adjusts a display in her childrenA s clothing boutique in Metropolis, Illinois, on Thursday afternoon.

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