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  1. Former Iowa floating casino traveling to IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... as required by Iowa law. The riverboat's voyage began Tuesday and will likely take about a week to arrive in Wood River, Illinois, the Sioux City Journal reported ( http://bit.ly/1uAUaoM ). "It's sad to see it go," said Sindy Varnardore , who worked ...

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  2. Ameren Continues Riverbend UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Ameren continues to improve its local electric grid. In Wood River, more than $700,000 worth of investments are being made around the city.

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  3. Carol Elaine DolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... ivet both of Alton, Donna Wathern of Meadowbrook. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River, where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday. Pastor Norman Wilfong will officiate.

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  4. Haine Presents Medals PosthumouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    A Wood River woman now has her husband's awards earned during his service in the Pacific theater in World War II. Lonnie Smith was honorably discharged from the Marines at the age of 23, but never received the medals he earned during the war.

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  5. Illinois firm buys former Iowa riverboat casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the structures, but didn't disclose how much it paid for them. The three-deck boat will be moved downstream to Wood River, Illinois, where it will be sold to another person or business or be salvaged. The two barges docked in Sioux City will be ...

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  6. Spectra Energy drops proposed tariff hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    ... energy industry. Express carries about 280,000 barrels of crude per day south from Hardisty, Alta. to as far as Wood River, Ill. North American pipelines have been running at or near full tilt in recent years as production gains from Alberta's oil ...

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  7. Philip ErrandiRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Philip Errandi was born Sept. 4, 1932, in Wood River, Ill., to his parents, Victor and Mary Errandi.

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  8. Leaf Burning Begins in Some CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... of yard waste is now limited to just Wednesdays and Saturdays during the spring and fall in Alton, Godfrey and Wood River. Godfrey Fire Protection District Public Information Officer Lt. Tom Wills says if you are going to burn outdoor waste, use ...

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  9. New book released - Cale Thornsbe - The Boy Who Could See: The Golden SealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 2, 2014 - WOOD RIVER, Ill. -- C assie Williams recently released her second book, CALE THORNSBE - The Boy Who Could See: The Golden Seal.

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  10. Widow receives husband's WWII medals 68 yearsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... (D-Alton) give Fern Smith medals her husband earned but never received from his time in the Marines 68 years ago. WOOD RIVER, Ill. - The widow of a World War II veteran was given medals her late husband should have received for his service, but ...

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  11. Michelle Lea BerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... living on a military base. She was known for her easy-going and joking attitude and as the 'Taco Queen' at the Wood River Jack in the Box, where she worked. She enjoyed vacationing in Denmark and Spain and nearly every country in between. Her ...

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  12. Robert Lee BunchRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Oren's farm. He is survived by his two daughters, Shana (Chad) Olinghouse of East Alton, Rebecca (Mike) Knight of Wood River; eight grandchildren, who referred to him as "Opa", Rhiannon, Emilee, Caitlyn and Abigail Olinghouse, Michael Robert and ...

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  13. Wood River police ask for help locating attempted armed robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    WOOD RIVER, Ill. Police in Wood River, Illinois are asking for help locating a man suspected of attempting to rob a Dollar General Store Saturday night.

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  14. Wanda Faye GeistRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    In addition to her husband, she is survived by her mother of Nebo, Ill.; a daughter, Kimberly Albrecht of Wood River; a son, Bernard J. Geist, Jr. of Roxana; 6 grandchildren, Kyle Geist, Ryan Geist, Brianne Hammond, Austin Hammond, Addisonn Faye Albrecht and Averie Albrecht; a sister, Erma Koerner of Bethalto; and a brother, David Goewey, Sr. of Nebo.

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  15. Deliah Lila E SunderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... spending time with her family and friends. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Phillip & Joan Ford of Wood River; a daughter and son-in-law, Sharon & Mike Schreiber of Alton; 7 grandchildren and their spouses, Bradley Ford, Beth & Jason ...

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  16. Julie Ann TuckRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Julie Ann Tuck, 41, passed away at 2:14 a.m. Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Born Aug. 20, 1973 in Alton, she was a daughter of Denise "Niecy" Hinkle of Wood River and Butch Farrow of West Alton, Mo.

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  17. Dorothy Renee MaloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born on December 20, 1956 in Alton, she was the daughter of Mary Malone of Wood River and the late Anthony Malone, Sr. Dorothy was a 1975 graduate of East Alton Wood River High School, and later was elected to the district's school board, serving as secretary for 13 years. She had been a volunteer for Boy Scout Troop #101 for 14 years; attended Enjoy Church in Alton; was an avid BUNCO player; and was known for her great food.

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  18. James Thomas NeeceRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    James Thomas Neece, 96, passed away 1:20 p.m. Thursday, September 25, 2014 at VIP Manor in Wood River. He married the former Frances Pauline Kelley, who preceded him in death, then later married Nellie F. Woods, who survives.

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  19. Charles D LeadyRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Olin Corporation for 42 years before retiring; and had been an active member of the United Pentecostal Church in Wood River for over 25 years. Surviving are his daughters, Tonya (Roger) Risinger of Bremen, KY, Dawn (Terry) Williams of Alton, Robin ...

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  20. Tom WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Tom Williams, 56, went to be with the Lord at 11:27 pm Sunday, September 21, 2014 at his home with his family by his side. He was born on February 21, 1958 in Wood River, IL, the son of Bernard and Ruby Opal Williams.

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