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  1. Evealine TerryRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Free Press

    ... 19, 1929 in Morris, Evealine was a daughter of the late John and Sadie (Johnson) Dell. She was raised in Morris, Minooka and Lisbon and graduated with the Morris High School Class of 1947. Evealine was employed in banking for 51 years, of which 40 ...

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  2. Anthony to host concealed carry training classRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Morris Daily Herald

    MINOOKA – Local residents interested in becoming certified to apply for a concealed carry license are invited to sign-up for training classes being offered Aug. 23 and 24. The classes are sponsored by state Rep. John Anthony, R-Plainfield, and taught by Brian McNichols, a federally licensed firearms dealer with more than 15 years of firearms ... (more)

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  3. Tax revenue diminished, but Minooka residents untroubled by plant similar to Oakwood Hills proposalRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Northwest Herald

    The natural gas fired 1200-megawatt Kendall Energy power plant, owned by Dynegy Inc., stands in Minooka, Illinois.

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  4. Magician, Mentalist Appears at Minooka's 2-FER's WednesdaysRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Patch.com

    ... More than just a magician, award-winning mentalist Scott Xavier is performing up-close illusions on Wednesdays at Minooka's 2-FER's Pizza & Pub . "You wont see a 'is this your card,' which is boring," Xavier said. "Instead you will get 'your first ...

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  5. Roundup: Senecaa s Callahan awarded Rivett ScholarshipRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... The scholarship is named after Matt Rivett, who was an SHS golfer who died in an automobile accident Jan 22, 1999. Minooka's Perinar selected: USA Volleyball has chosen the 12 players that will compete in El Salvador from Monday to Aug. 3 at the ...

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  6. Senecaa s Callahan awarded Rivett ScholarshipRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... The scholarship is named after Matt Rivett, who was an SHS golfer who died in an automobile accident Jan 22, 1999. Minooka's Perinar selected: USA Volleyball has chosen the 12 players that will compete in El Salvador from Monday to Aug. 3 at the ...

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  7. LEED Platinum Grainger distribution center: success in sustainability, logistics, automationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Contractor

    ... energy consumption. Energy efficient lighting along with motion sensors. Electric automobile charger stations. Why Minooka, Illinois, I thought, as I prepared to take a tour of the Grainger Distribution Center last week. Having moved from its Niles, ...

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  8. LEED Platinum Grainger DC: success in sustainability, logistics and automationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Contractor

    ... energy consumption. Energy efficient lighting along with motion sensors. Electric automobile charger stations. Why Minooka, Illinois, I thought, as I prepared to take a tour of the Grainger Distribution Center last week. Having moved from its Niles, ...

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  9. Second Victim from Sun Night U S 6 Crash, 16, IdentifiedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    ... s III of Channahon had been pronounced deceased at the scene, and then Monday afternoon 16 year old Kendall Forth on Minooka passed away, after being transported to Saint Francis Hospital in Peoria.

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  10. Second passenger in accident near Morris dies at hospitalRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... passenger involved in Sunday night's one-vehicle accident on Route 6 near Gun Club Road has died this afternoon. Minooka 16-year-old Kendall Forth was pronounced dead after being transported from the accident scene to St. Francis Hospital in Peoria ...

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  11. Five dead from two separate crashes on Interstate 55Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Northwest Herald

    ... emergency vehicles. Patients were taken from the scene by helicopter. Ambulances from Coal City, East Joliet and Minooka were among those at the scene. This is the second year of the Des Plaines River Bridge construction project. In 2013, there were ...

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  12. Indian Pride track meet brings fun to runningRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Morris Daily Herald

    CHANNAHON - " In 2008, Minooka track and field and cross country coach Kevin Gummerson had an idea.

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  13. Will County Thresherman's show about family A - and farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Southtown Star

    ... Thresherman's show last week was especially moving for the Shepherd family. Originally from Lockport, now living in Minooka, Chuck Shepherd, and his son Bryan, worked on their grandfather's red tractor together. While they were in the midst of ...

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  14. Channahon Teen Died in Sunday-Night CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Patch.com

    ... & Ambulance District on Monday. The two other passengers were a 16-year-old female and 20-year-old male, both from Minooka. The driver was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downer's Grove. The female passenger was taken to St. Francis Hospital in ...

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  15. Second passenger in Morris dies at hospitalRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... passenger involved in Sunday night's one-vehicle accident on Route 6 near Gun Club Road has died this afternoon. Minooka 16-year-old Kendall Forth was pronounced dead after being transported from the accident scene to St. Francis Hospital in Peoria ...

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  16. Minooka High School principal resigns from district; interim superintendent hiredRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Morris Daily Herald

    MINOOKA - " Darci Kubinski submitted her resignation Thursday as principal to the Minooka Community High School Board, which approved the request after a closed session Thursday night.

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  17. Auto Racing: At Illiana, pure racing from pure stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Southtown Star

    ... off points leader Austin Blackwell in a wire-to-wire performance. Page, just 14, will be starting high school at Minooka in the fall. She doesn't play sports, but she can sure drive a race car. She also has one heat race victory. "This is my sport," ...

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  18. Church bulletinsRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... potato salad, strawberries, ice cream and pies. Grace Lutheran Church is north on Route 47 across from the airport. Minooka CrossPoint Lutheran Church will host a Family Friendly Movie Night featuring "The Lego Movie" on Friday at the Minooka ...

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  19. Minooka High School Principal ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Patch.com

    Minooka Community High School Principal Darcie Kubinski submitted her resignation to the board of education on Thursday, according to the Herald-News.

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  20. Sheriffa s Explorers program achieves successRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... person would be able to see, so I like it. It's really interesting,” said explorer Ashleigh Wilson, 17, of Minooka. The exercises are meant to give the kids a realistic idea of what it's like to be a police officer, which is something Linda ...

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