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  1. Barbara J Hale LattimoreRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... in law: Mary Beth Hale, and her caretaker, guardian, and friend: Sherri Enlow Russell. A graduate of East Alton Wood River High School, she was employed as a legal secretary for 42 years until her retirement in 2008. In addition to her parents, she ...

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  2. Anna Lois LackeyRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... er of Shawneetown. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Thursday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River. Bob Tracy will officiate.

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  3. Jack G ChappellRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... er; and a brother, Cletus Chappell of Jerseyville. Visitation will be from 1-3 p.m. Thursday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River. Private family services will follow with Rev. Brian Stone officiating.

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  4. Randall A KlafferRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Bridge, IL, 3 daughters and sons-in-law, Thana & Bruce Dunn, Dana & Jim Burris and Kimberly & Aaron Hickerson of Wood River, IL, 6 grandchildren, Ethan, Ty, Raiden, Parker, Janan & Melaina, a sister and brother-in-law, Bonnie & Jim Rhoades of ...

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  5. Iowa Riverboat Trip Slowed By Electrical ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    The three-deck vessel, a replica of a 1920s-era paddlewheel boat, left its longtime dock in Sioux City, Iowa, on Tuesday. It's bound for Wood River, Illinois - a 730-mile trip down the entire length of the Missouri, then briefly up the Mississippi River at St. Louis.

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  6. Betty A McGeeRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Betty A. McGee, 88, formerly of Wood River, passed away 5:10 p.m. Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Granite Nursing and Rehab Center. Surviving are four sons, Morris 'Butch' McGee of Granite City, David McGee of Florida, Joseph McGee of East Alton, Buddy of Wood River; two daughters, Sharon Lievens of Granite City, Donna Sutton of Indian Mounds, TN; 15 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and two sisters, Alphia Sinsabaugh of New York and Eileen Stanfill of Arizona.

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  7. Elsielene Analee FreemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... at Alton Memorial Hospital until her retirement. She was a member of New Testament Missionary Baptist Church in Wood River and the Belleville Lion's Club. She enjoyed writing poetry, traveling and being with her family and friends, especially her ...

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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