March 11, 2019
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New Gambling Help Site Created in Illinois

The Illinois Department of Human Services announced that they will launch their statewide website, in order to provide access to treatment and recovery for those who are impacted by gambling disorders.  The website will be WeKnowtheFeeling.org, with a number being … Continue reading

March 4, 2019
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Bridge Replacement Announced in Oakdale

The Washington County Highway Department has announced that they will replace an existing bridge in Oakdale, with the tree clearing being the initial phase of the replacement.  In order to minimize the adverse impacts to the traveling public, and for … Continue reading

March 1, 2019
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WCH Holds Monthly Meeting on Tuesday

The Washington County Hospital Board of Directors met on Tuesday for a regular monthly meeting.  During that meeting, it was announced that total patient revenue was slightly up from the budget for the month of January, with outpatient, swing bed … Continue reading

March 1, 2019
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Salem Home Invasion Leads to Arrest

A man from Kinmundy was charged on Monday, in regard to a home invasion to a Salem home and an assault to the home owner.  25-year-old Trenton Pearson was formally charged with a Class X felony of home invasion and … Continue reading

February 28, 2019
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State Lawmakers Showing Support for Recreational Marijuana

An Illinois lawmaker from central Illinois is stressing the importance to legalize recreational marijuana, during a community forum.  Democratic Republican Carol Ammons, of Urbana, was one of the speakers during a panel discussion on Monday, in regard to the legalization … Continue reading

February 28, 2019
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Polishfest in Du Bois is This Sunday

The 25th Annual Polishfest in Du Bois, celebrating Casimir Pulaski Day, is this Sunday, March 3rd.  An antique tractor show will be at 9am at the KC Hall, with show cars welcome, a polka mass at 10am at the St. … Continue reading