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  1. Darleen Louise Lowrance GowinRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She was born on the family farm, May 25, 1930 in East Alton , Illinois, the eldest child of Delmer and Martha Lowrance. She attended school in Bethalto, but as they only had a three year high school, she finished high school and graduated from Wood River.

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  2. Wells Heading To WRPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    A retired Madison County Sheriff's Department chief deputy will hit the streets as a patrolman with the Wood River Police Department starting Monday. Brad Wells retired last week from the county and will return on January 5th to the department where he got his start.

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  3. Doris Marie DodsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Sun. Dec. 28, 2014 at home with her family at her side. On Apr. 3, 1948 she and Melvin R. Dodson were married in Wood River, IL. He preceded her in death on May 25, 1992. She had been a bookkeeping machine operator at Miller Mutual Insurance. She ...

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  4. Horace Chuck Young JrRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... the worked as a foreman for Union Tank Car before retiring. On April 19, 1948 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Wood River, he married the former Shirley Weaver. She died March 19, 2012. Surviving are two sons, Michael (Carol) Young of Alton, Paul ...

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  5. Residential Projects Planned in Wood RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    While the business climate in Wood River has been good enough in the last several years to attract a number of new retailers, car dealers and big box stores, population growth has not kept pace according to the city's Mayor. Fred Ufert tells The Big Z he would like to see more people calling Wood River home in the New Year, but realizes there are some underlying challenges to address if that is to happen.

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  6. Christmas Decorations Recycling ReminderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... curbside pickup. Godfrey residents can drop off trees at the Street Department at 6212 Godfrey Road. For those in Wood River, live Christmas trees can be dropped off at the city garage near the water tower at Illinois 143 and 14th Street, or for ...

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  7. Charles D Skelton JrRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Charles D. Skelton Jr., 39, died at 1:06 p.m. Thursday, December 26, 2014 at his home in Alton. Born October 6, 1975 in Wood River, he was the son of Charles D. Skelton of Cottage Hills and the late Vicky "Tudor" Skelton.

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  8. Helen L StevensRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Helen L. Stevens, 94, of Wood River, IL, died at 7:57 a.m. Tues. Dec. 23, 2014 at VIP Manor in Wood River.

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  9. Sylvia DavisRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... daughters and sons in law: Robbin and Darrell Stout of Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, Ada and Clifford Keesler of Wood River, Illinois, Cindi and Danny Sinclair of Barnett, Missouri, eighteen grandchildren, several great grandchildren, and one sister ...

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  10. Suspect Charged with ArsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    A local man is wanted in connection with a fire at a home in Wood River last Thursday. 26 year old Justin Rodewald who was last known to have lived in Wood River but may have also resided in South Roxana, was charged Tuesday with aggravated arson following a fire at an apartment in the 100 block of Thompson Street.

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  11. No Word Yet on Medical Marijuana LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Godfrey Mayor Mike McCormick is pulling for a couple of local projects to get the green light from the state. Those projects are medical marijuana grow facilities proposed in Wood River and Jersey County.

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  12. Wood River Hotel Plan StallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Another plan to build a hotel and convenience store on Wood River's east side appears to have fizzled. There have been several plans to build on property near the Illinois 255 and 143 interchange, but none have gotten past the planning stage.

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  13. Daniele Nicole AlbersRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born in Wood River on May 8, 1985, she was the daughter of William Huck of Bethalto and Christine Villalobos of Edwardsville. Surviving also are two sons, Issac and Levi Albers at home; two daughters, McKenna Kampwerth and Brooklynn Helfer at home; two step-daughters, Jaidynn and Jazmynn Albers of Springfield; brother, Travis Huck of Roxana; four sisters, Erika Huck, Chloe Villalobos and Claire Villalobos all of Edwardsville, Daphne Dahlen of Wood River; step-father, Jose' Villalobos of Edwardsville.

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  14. M Marjorie KenneyRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Joseph J. Barr. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 23 at Holy Angels Parish Church in Wood River. Father James Flach will serve as celebrant.

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  15. Dawanna Renee Dawn DilksRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Pattie and Randy Longley of Jerseyville and Crystal Dilks of Jerseyville; a step father, Dan Wallace of Wood River; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her mother, Marian Wallace; an infant daughter, Dora Rose ...

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  16. Lloyd E SitzeRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Lloyd worked as a UAW assembly worker for Lincoln-Mercury for 17 years. He later worked as a custodian for Wood River High School for 21 years until his retirement in 1986. Survivors include two daughters, Cathy (Gary) Becker of St. Charles, Mo. and ...

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  17. Wilma A MaguireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Wilma A. Maguire 92, formerly of Wood River, passed away peacefully with her son and grandson by her side on December 19, 2014 at Edwardsville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, where she had been a resident since 2009. She was born May 16, 1922 in Marissa, IL to William and Lennie Crosby.

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  18. Ruth E GossRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Ruth E. Goss, age 97, of East Alton, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at VIP Manor in Wood River, IL. Ruth worked as a bookkeeper for several businesses in the Alton area.

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  19. Blue Hill guards shine in winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Hastings Tribune

    The Blue Hill girls basketball team erased its two-game losing streak thanks to the play of guards Kenzie Hubl and Lenae Kohmetscher in Thursday's 73-37 home victory over the Wood River Eagles.

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  20. ATI Systems Replacing Tornado Sirens in Hartford, Roxana, South Roxana...Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    Acoustic Technology, Inc. today announced that the municipalities of Hartford, Roxana, South Roxana and Wood River, Illinois awarded ATI a contract for a new Alert System. Acoustic Technology, Inc. , the world leader in Mass Notification Systems and intelligible voice systems, today announced that the municipalities of Hartford, Roxana, South Roxana and Wood River, Illinois awarded ATI a contract for a new Alert System.

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