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Marion, Jefferson, Clinton, Washington, Clay, and Wayne County all now in COVID-19 highest risk category

Marion County remains in the high-risk category for COVID-19 in the weekly figures being released Friday by the CDC. There were 119 cases during the week for an infection rate of 319.85 per 100,000. That’s nearly double last year’s number and is well above the 100 per 100,000 rate required to be in the high category. The county’s positivity rate for the past week was 7.66 percent.
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Illinois StateWTVW

One person dead after White County crash

WHITE COUNTY, Ill. (WEHT)- Illinois State Police said a Norris City man, 18, is dead after a crash on Illinois Route 1 in White County. The crash happened just after midnight Saturday. Authorities said the two-vehicle crash happened at County Road 400 E when one vehicle crossed into the southbound...
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Illinois State14news.com

Troopers: 1 dead, 2 airlifted after head-on crash in White Co.

WHITE CO., Ill. (WFIE) - Illinois State Police are investigating a deadly head-on crash in White County. Troopers say the crash happened on Illinois Route 1 near County Road 400 East just after midnight on Saturday morning. State police tell 14 News a 48-year-old man crossed into the southbound lane,...
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Take a look at these homes on the Marion market now

Whether you’re looking for a new home on acreage or a fixer-upper close to amenities, you can probably find a listing here to suit you: 2 bedroom 1 bath home, corner lot and carport.<p><strong>For open house information, contact BETH WILSON, PAUL WILSON REALTY at 618-997-1371</strong></p><nbtemplate data-id="PublisherFooter" data-content="JTdCJTIyY29weXJpZ2h0JTIyJTNBJTIwJTIyQ29weXJpZ2h0JTIwJTVDdTAwYTklMjAyMDIxJTIwUk1MUyUyMEFsbGlhbmNlLiUyMEFsbCUyMHJpZ2h0cyUyMHJlc2VydmVkLiUyMEFsbCUyMGluZm9ybWF0aW9uJTIwcHJvdmlkZWQlMjBieSUyMHRoZSUyMGxpc3RpbmclMjBhZ2VudC9icm9rZXIlMjBpcyUyMGRlZW1lZCUyMHJlbGlhYmxlJTIwYnV0JTIwaXMlMjBub3QlMjBndWFyYW50ZWVkJTIwYW5kJTIwc2hvdWxkJTIwYmUlMjBpbmRlcGVuZGVudGx5JTIwdmVyaWZpZWQuJTI4SUQlM0ElMjByZWFsdG9yLS0tM3lkLVBBQVJJTC1FQjQ0MDIxOSUyOSUyMiUyQyUyMCUyMnJlYWRPbldlYlVybCUyMiUzQSUyMCUyMiUyMiU3RA=="></nbtemplate> A charming
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Driver killed, 2 seriously injured in head-on crash

WHITE COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - One driver was killed and two other people were seriously injured in a head-on crash in White County, Illinois. The crash happened shortly after midnight on Saturday, July 31, on Route 1 near County Road 400 East. According to an Illinois State Police (ISP) preliminary...
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Gas savings: The cheapest station in Marion

(MARION, IL) Gas prices vary across in the Marion area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.24 per gallon. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Big Daddy Liquor and Fuel at 16251 Pittsburg Rd was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $3.15 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Casey's at 400 E Deyoung St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.39.
Harrisburg, ILDaily Republican

State review board approves Harrisburg Medical Center change of ownership

HARRISBURG -- An Illinois review board on Friday approved a change of ownership for Harrisburg Medical Center. According to a Friday news release from Southern Illinois Healthcare and HMC, the Illinois Health Facilities Services and Review Board approved a certificate of exemption for an ownership change allowing HMC to join the SIH family. The transaction will be effective Sunday, Aug. 1.
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Ridgway Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Ridgway: Sunday, August 1: Patchy fog then chance of rain showers during the day; while chance of rain showers then partly cloudy overnight; Monday, August 2: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Tuesday, August 3: Sunny during the
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Marion Wins Colt World Series Opener

The 2021 Colt World Series has begun at Rent One Park in Marion. In the nightcap, the host team from Marion came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat Brownsville, Texas 8-2. Marion includes local talent Griffin Day and Charlie Hunter of Salem, Anthony Bounaura from Patoka and Aidan Dodson from the State Champion SC Cougars and he also earned the win on the mound. Marion returns to play tonight at 8pm against Covina, California and will finish round robin play on Sunday at 8pm against Aroma Park with the semifinals held on Monday and championship on Tuesday.
Marion, ILThe Southern

PONY Baseball | Covina jumps out early to beat Aroma Park

MARION — It wasn't over the fence, but the result was just as good. Ernesto Duenas shifted up the transmission after hitting a ball in the gap and ended up getting nailed with the baseball while sliding into home plate with an inside-the-park grand slam that propelled his Covina all-star team to a 6-2 win over Aroma Park on Saturday at the PONY Colt World Series at Rent One Park.
Herrin, ILThe Southern

5 Bedroom Home in Herrin - $119,500

MOTIVATED SELLERS!!! Roof is negotiable. Finally, an affordable home in town with room for your family to grow! Enjoy the spacious kitchen that was remodeled about two years ago with all new stainless steel appliances & gorgeous cabinetry. This five bedroom home boast of separate heating & cooling systems- one for the upstairs & one for the main floor. You can't miss the large laundry room off the kitchen with plenty of storage space that doubles as a pantry or the charming spiral stair case leading to three bedrooms upstairs. All appliances including the washer & dryer stay with the home. Great square footage, mature trees in the backyard, the convenience of an outside storage shed & an attached carport for off road parking make this home priced to sell.