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  1. McKay TransCold, TransCold Logistics file for liquidationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Packer

    ... with BNSF Railway to operate the TransCold Logistics hub-to-hub, dedicated refrigerated boxcar train between Wilmington, Ill., and Selma, Calif. The operation began with two trains pulling 50 refrigerated boxcars in each direction, making the trip ...

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  2. High speed rail planners ask to close Kankakee StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Free Press

    ... have inquired about closing the Kankakee Street crossing, and sending traffic under the tracks at Water Street. Wilmington officials may never have been in the position they're in now, trying to keep so many regional projects and events from ...

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  3. Rebel With a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Free Press

    Bailey is a member of Wilmington's Emergency Services and Disaster Agency, and he and his canine partner are valued assets. Pam Monson Editor When it's time to work, Rebel is all about the job; it's his cause, it's what he's all about.

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  4. Guest blogRead the original story

    Tuesday | Free Press

    ... use, including meat processing, chemical manufacture and many other industries. How do you think this will affect Wilmington, and what do you think our elected officials should do about it? Posted: Friday, April 20, 2007 Guestbook entry by: Pam M. ...

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  5. NewspapersRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | Free Press

    Janet J. Olson , 83, of South Wilmington, IL, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, IL. Born April 25, 1931 in Mason City, IA, she was the daughter of William McKinley and Hazel Anderson.

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  6. Time WasRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Free Press

    ... visited towns with what they called was "a medicine show." Tuesday, January 27, 2015 A newspaper has existed in Wilmington for 160 years. And while The Advocate has been around for nearly 143 years, it was the first newspaper for the community but ...

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  7. WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Free Press

    Wilmington's Nick Hawkins walks off the mat after defeating Josh Rooney from Bremen with a first period pin. Hawkins, who entered he tournament with the first seed, ended up taking a third place finish.

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  8. News PartnersRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Free Press

    ... an download our materials in English and Spanish for your bulletin boards and literature racks. Information about Wilmington, the Island City's parks, governing body and recreational programming can be found on the Island Park District's website.

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  9. Manhattan Man Found Dead in Frozen FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Patch.com

    The body of 55-year-old Terence Mulcahy was located about 5 p.m. northeast of the intersection of Arsenal and Martin Long roads. The field is between Manhattan and Wilmington.

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  10. Mark HeggieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Free Press

    Mark Heggie, 57, of Frostproof, FL, formerly of Wilmington, IL passed away Tuesday, Jan. 20. 2015. He was born July 26, 1957 in Joliet, IL to J.W. Heggie and Penny Austin.

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  11. Walter PlumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Free Press

    ... as a commissioned officer. Walter continued his education at Northern Illinois Teacher's College and taught at Wilmington High School, prior to joining the faculty at Joliet West High School, from where he retired in 1985. Throughout his career, Mr. ...

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  12. Hook 'em hornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Free Press

    TWISTED HORNS are the fashion when it comes to Long Horn cattle and Sissy, owned by Lyndall Bentz of Wilmington, has earned blue ribbons. The proud owner brought the cow, who was with calf, and named the newborn Siri.

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  13. NewspapersRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Free Press

    Earline Welsh , "Granny," 86, of Wilmington and formerly of Bourbonnais, passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2015 at Presence Our Lady of Victory in Bourbonnais. ALABAMA-Joyce A. Goodwin, 75, formerly of Coal City, and a long time resident of Foley, AL, passed away Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015 at Morris Hospital.

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  14. Time WasRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | Free Press

    ... that is. And as I take out the heavy winter coat and try to find my gloves, I look back to see what winter in Wilmington was like in the day. Wednesday, January 7, 2015 All the signs were good. It truly seemed like the North was prevailing. Those at ...

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  15. Guest blogRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Free Press

    ... use, including meat processing, chemical manufacture and many other industries. How do you think this will affect Wilmington, and what do you think our elected officials should do about it? Posted: Friday, April 20, 2007 Guestbook entry by: Pam M. ...

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  16. WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Free Press

    THE WILMINGTON WRESTLERS finished in seventh place this past weekend with 96 points at the Princeton Wrestling Tournament. Austin Headrick took home second, Colin Weis finished fourth, Kyal Davis took fourth and Nick Pretto finished fifth for the Wildcats.

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  17. Coal CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Free Press

    ... with 115.50 points. LADY COALER HEAD COACH Brad Schmitt (center) talks to his players during their game against Wilmington, where they won 33-17 to earn their sixth conference win and remain undefeated in the I-8. Photo by Fred Ruetz. It was a close ...

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  18. Betty June ColeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Free Press

    ... Cole's Tree Farm in Braidwood. She was a member of the Main Street Baptist Church in Braidwood and TOPS in Wilmington, IL. Betty made many friends easily and will be deeply missed by all. Surviving are three sons: Perry (Pam) Helton of Braidwood, ...

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  19. News PartnersRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Free Press

    ... an download our materials in English and Spanish for your bulletin boards and literature racks. Information about Wilmington, the Island City's parks, governing body and recreational programming can be found on the Island Park District's website.

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  20. Dangerous rail crossing in Elwood ordered shutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Chicago Tribune

    ... closure of Walter Strawn Drive emphasizes the need to build the 47-mile tollway, which would connect I-55 near Wilmington to I-65 near Lowell, Indiana, and relieve truck traffic on I-80. The road closure will dump more truck traffic on I-80 through ...

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