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  1. Dorothy RehmstedtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Dorothy Rehmstedt, 95, of Wood River, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Bethalto Care Center. She was born May 2, 1919 in Wood River to Charles and Frances Zupan.

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  2. Jeff WelkerRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Jeff Welker, 65, passed away at 9:53pm on Monday, January 19, 2015, in the emergency room at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. He was born on November 12, 1949, in Wood River, Illinois the son of the late Leslie and Beatrice Welker.

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  3. Gladys M Deatherage KarlasRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... her life as a waitress, in factories, even tried out driving semi-truck for the former Standard Oil Company in Wood River. She worked many years at SAFB Commissary in Illinois and her final and longest job was school bus driver for Laidlaw Transit, ...

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  4. Walter E Pyle SrRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Walter E. Pyle, Sr., 82, formerly of Wood River, passed away at 3:57am on Saturday, January 17, 2015, at Alton Memorial Hospital. He was born on September 28, 1932, in Vandalia, Illinois the son of the late George and Ethel Pyle.

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  5. Fire at Floor MillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | RiverBender.com

    ... employees. No one was injured, but the cause of the fire remains under investigation. Firefighters from Alton, Wood River and East Alton were called to the scene. Ardent Mills is the former Con Agra. The fire broke out after 3pm Saturday on the ...

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  6. Quinn's clemency decisions draw more criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    In this Feb. 12, 2014 file photo, Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons speaks at a meeting in Wood River, Ill. Gibbons said he is outraged that Pat Quinn, in his final moments as governor on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, cut in half the 40-year prison term of Tammy Englerth, who killed her husband by dousing him with gasoline as he slept and setting him ablaze in 2005.

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  7. Pat Quinn's last-minute clemency decisions draw more criticsRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    In this Feb. 12, 2014 file photo, Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons speaks at a meeting in Wood River, Ill. Gibbons said he is outraged that Pat Quinn, in his final moments as governor on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, cut in half the 40-year prison term of Tammy Englerth, who killed her husband by dousing him with gasoline as he slept and setting him ablaze in 2005.

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  8. Paul E Drainer SrRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Ann Achenbach. She preceded him in death on September 20, 2002. Surviving are two daughters, Dawn Drainer of Wood River and Patricia Martin of Erin, TN, two sons, Jon Drainer (Linda) of Godfrey and Paul E. Drainer Jr. of Wood River, four ...

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  9. Michael Sandman DoddRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    He was born on August 15, 1963 in Wood River, IL the son of the late Donald & Gloria Dodd. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Alton and worked as an auto mechanic for Kinder Auto Repair.

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  10. Louise SimburgerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... time. Her greatest love was her family and she worked with her husband at their boat store, "Harold's Place", in Wood River, IL. She also served as a scorekeeper for the American Power Boat Association and was an avid genealogist. In addition to her ...

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  11. Walmart theft suspect images releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Wood River police are asking for help from the public identifying a man who they say stole two computers from Walmart. Walmart theft suspect images released Wood River police are asking for help from the public identifying a man who they say stole two computers from Walmart.

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  12. Illinois man pleads guilty to lesser charge in Iowa accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | KCRG

    A Feb. 23 sentencing has been scheduled for an Illinois man convicted of leaving the scene of a fatal accident in a Burlington motel parking lot. Thirty-five-year-old Phillip Evans, of Wood River, Illinois, pleaded guilty on Monday as the prosecutor told a judge that a vehicular homicide charge would be dropped for lack of evidence.

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  13. Virginia Dodds SmithRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Virginia Smith, 98, of East Alton, IL, died at 4:05 a.m. Wed. Jan. 7, 2015 at VIP Manor in Wood River, IL.

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  14. Search underway for man suspected of robbing a Wood River WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    WOOD RIVER, Ill. Police in Wood River, Illinois are searching for a man suspected of robbing a local WalMart Supercenter early Wednesday morning.

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  15. Warming Centers OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | RiverBender.com

    ... centers available: Area warming centers include the Hayner Public Library locations in Alton, the East Alton, Wood River and Bethalto Public Libraries, the Alton Fire Stations, Senior Services Plus in Alton, Salvation Army in Alton, the Bethalto ...

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  16. Harold Shot MasonRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... him in death on February 21, 2010 He is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Julia & David Young of Wood River, IL and Cindy Mason of Godfrey; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; one brother, Charles "Pard" Mason of Florissant, ...

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  17. Evans takes plea dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    A man accused of killing a 2-year-old girl when he ran over her with his truck in a Burlington motel parking lot entered a guilty plea Monda ... An Illinois man has been charged with vehicle homicide in the hit-and-run death Saturday night of a two-year-old girl killed in the parking lot of a Burlington motel.Phillip Michael Evans, 34, Wood River, Il., is being held in the Des Moines County jail on felony charges he ran over Dniyah Angelique Noel Brider about 9:30 p.m. at the Mid-Town Motel, 2731 Mount Pleasant Street. PO Box 10, 800 S. Main St. Burlington, Iowa 52601 319-754-8461 1-800-397-1708 FAX: 319-754-6824 Circulation: 319-754-8462 Classified: 319-754-8463 Privacy Policy Problems? Contact the webmaster .

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  18. Darin E BurnsRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born in Wood River on December 8, 1982, he was the son of Edward F. and Deborah L. Burns of Alton. Surviving in addition to his paretns and wife are, daughter, Taylin S. "Tay-Bug" Burns; step-son, Jared Mathis, Jr.; brother, Brendon R. Burns; sister, Leanne Boulin; mother and father-in-law, Chandra and Jack Cope; grandparents, Brenda and Charles Hudson.

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  19. Christmas Tree Recycling ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 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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  20. Jacqueline Jacki LangfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... her family. She is survived by her father, Maurice Griesbaum of Alton; a son, James E. and Teresa Langford II, of Wood River; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Judy and Dwight File of Alton, and Janet and Roy Smith of Florida; and several nieces and ...

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