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  1. William B Fitzgerald JrRead the original story

    Tuesday | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Weigel (David) of Smithville, MO, Aaron Fitzgerald (Catherine) of Jerseyville, W. Leonard Fitzgerald (Shelley) of Wood River, IL and Sylvia Fitzgerald-Berry (David) of Alton, 10 grandchildren; Stephen Fitzgerald, Angela Weigel, Lori Weigel, Kelly ...

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  2. Daniel R BrooksRead the original story

    Monday | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... 55, passed away at 6:40am on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at his residence. He was born on March 20, 1959, in Wood River, the son of Lila (Ballard) Brooks of Cottage Hills and the late Donald Brooks. In addition his mother in Cottage Hills, other ...

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  3. Pipeline allocation spat highlights concerns over oil export constraintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Globe and Mail

    ... a critical export route for Canadian oil that stretches about 1,200 kilometres from Hardisty, Alta., to as far as Wood River, Ill. Spot capacity on the Express line, about 25,000 bpd, is currently divvied up based on shipper requests. The changes, ...

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  4. Two charged in Wood River AT&T robberyTwo charged in Wood River AT&T...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    WOOD RIVER, Ill. - An AT&T store employee and an acquaintance have been charged in connection to robbery of a store earlier this month.

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  5. Aquatic Center To Be ExaminedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | RiverBender.com

    The Wood River Aquatic Center closed for the season last Monday and now officials in Wood River are set to examine the facility before making a decision on its' future.

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  6. Lawsuit: Hackers may have stolen credit card info from Shop 'n Save...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Monday in federal court. Steve McPeak, of unincorporated west Belleville in St. Clair County; Katherin Murray of Wood River in Madison County; Timothy Roldan of Creve Coeur, Mo., in St. Louis County; and Darla Young of Lake St. Louis, Mo., in St. ...

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  7. Salt Bids Costly This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | RiverBender.com

    ... to local officials. Most local municipalities in Madison County get their salt through the county bid process. In Wood River, Mayor Fred Ufert says they ordered 800 tons, and their price more than doubled to $73,000. In Bethalto, Public Works ...

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  8. Waste and Refuse Rates Rise in Wood RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | RiverBender.com

    Households in Wood River will notice a slight rise in the price they pay for garbage and refuse services starting next month.

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  9. Wilbert Bud CordesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Wilbert L. "Bud" Cordes, 92, born March 13, 1922 in rural Carrollton to Joseph J. and Oma Juanita Cordes, passed away at 2:35 a.m. Sunday, August 17, 2014 with his family at his side in VIP Manor in Wood River.

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  10. Wanda Louise Walls VanceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Wanda Louise Walls Vance, 83, formerly of East Alton and Wood River, passed away 1:23 a.m. Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Heritage Manor in Carlinville.

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  11. Shop N Save Data BreachRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | RiverBender.com

    ... information took place between June 22 and July 17, and impacted stores in Alton, East Alton, Jerseyville, Wood River, and the Shop 'N Save Pharmacy location in Bethalto. A company statement indicates the breach was discovered and they believe it ...

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  12. Wood River police searching for AT&T robbersWood River police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    WOOD RIVER, Ill. - Police are asking for assistance in finding those involved in a robbery of a AT&T store Thursday night.

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  13. Betty Jean SinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... great grandchildren, Avery and Carsyn; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Hubert "Bub" and Sharron Allensworth of Wood River and Arthur Wayne Allensworth and his wife of St. Louis, MO and several nieces and nephews.

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  14. Charges Filed After Meth BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | RiverBender.com

    Four men are facing charges following the discovery of an alleged Meth-making operation in Wood River last week at a home in the first block of Second Street.

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  15. Joan Elaine ArnoldRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Joan Elaine Arnold, 79, of Wood River, IL, died at 5:05 a.m. Monday, August 11, 2014 at Meridian Village in Glen Carbon, exactly eight days to the minute after her husband.

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  16. Robert Clayton HigdonRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Olin Corporation for 44 years before retiring in 1999. Surviving are two sons, Marty Higdon and Billy Higdon of Wood River; daughter, Pam Schardan of Wood River; step-son, Aaron Wells of St. Louis; seven grandchildren and two step-grandchildren; and ...

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  17. Metro/Prep roundup: Ex-ISU gymnastics coach Council to join MVC Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Tribune-Star

    ... of Fame ceremony to be held March 6 at the Peabody Opera House during the MVC basketball tournament. A native of Wood River, Ill., Roger Counsil of Indiana State enters the Missouri Valley Conference Hall of Fame as an Institutional Great selection, ...

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  18. Alton Man Wins Wood River TriathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | RiverBender.com

    An Alton man has won the 29th annual Wood River Triathlon. 24-year old Andrew Schrank posted a time of 58 minutes and 38 seconds to win the overall medal for Saturday's race.

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  19. Vaccinations Required Before School StartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | RiverBender.com

    ... and diphtheria. Madison County Health Department spokesman Amy Yeager says there are vaccination clinics at their Wood River facility every day but Thursday. Be sure to check with your child's school and your family doctor for more details. She says ...

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  20. Wood River Agrees to Medical Marijuana FacilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Wood River Agrees to Medical Marijuana Facility wood river agrees to medical marijuana facility Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1nut6Qd Wood River City council voted on an agreement Monday night to allow for a marijuana cultivation plant at the EnviroTECH Business Park.

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