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Pekin woman dead after motorcycles collide with truck in Mason County

EASTON, Ill. – A three-vehicle accident – two of which were motorcycles – claimed the life of a woman from Pekin. Illinois State Police say the accident happened at 3:16 p.m. Saturday on Illinois 10 in Mason County. Troopers say a truck being driven by a man from Easton was north on Illinois 10, hauling a trailer, and about to make a left turn when both motorcycles behind him attempted to pass, both striking the truck.
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Pekin woman dead after multi-vehicle crash in Mason County

A Pekin woman is dead and two others injured after a three-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon in Mason County. The Illinois State Police reports a Ford pickup driven by a 66-year-old Easton man was headed north on Illinois Route 10 approaching County Road 1300N when he began to slow to make a left turn.
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Farm Safety Day registration open to all area youth

LEWISTOWN -- Accidents can happen in a split second. It is never too young to start learning how to be situationally aware and safer. For the past 30 years, University of Illinois Extension and Illinois Farm Bureau have made it a priority to teach area youth how to be safe around the farm and beyond. More: IFB...
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Pekin woman killed, two others hospitalized in Mason County motorcycle accident

MASON COUNTY (Heart of Illinois ABC) - A woman from Pekin was killed and two others were hospitalized after a multi-vehicle accident Saturday afternoon. Police say 52-year-old Tammy Moore was pronounced deceased on the scene. 56-year-old Charles Moore was life-flighted to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and 70-year-old Edward Parker of Peoria was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.
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Pekin woman dies after crash in Mason County

MASON COUNTY, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) — A woman from Pekin, IL has died after a car and motorcycle crash in Mason County on May 14, 2022. At around 3:15 p.m., Illinois State Police said a driver in a truck with a trailer attached was going north on I-10 near 1300N in Mason County.
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Pekin woman dies in wreck involving motorcycles and a truck

A Pekin woman is dead after a motorcycle that she was riding on hit a truck that was traveling with a trailer. Illinois State Police reported Tammy Moore, 52, of Pekin was pronounced dead by the Mason County coroner at 3:16 p.m. Saturday. The accident involved three different drivers, all of whom were traveling...
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Man dead following kayaking accident near Havana

HAVANA, Ill. – One person is dead after high winds caused a kayak to overturn in Mason County not far from Havana. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says a 27-year-old male kayaker from Champaign fell out of the boat when high winds created rough conditions at the backwater lake on Matanzas Beach.
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Man dies when kayak overturns in Mason County, 3 others hurt

PEORIA (WEEK) - An afternoon of kayaking turned tragic Sunday in Mason County when one of the narrow boats overturned in high winds. Illinois Conservation Police said they were called about 4:30 p.m. to the backwater lake at Matanzas Beach near Havana. Jayette Bolinski, a spokesperson with the Illinois Department...
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IDNR: Champaign kayaker dead after overturning in lake

MASON COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - A Champaign kayaker lost his life after his kayak overturned in Mason County Sunday, authorities said. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources said four people were kayaking in a backwater lake at Matanzas Beach near Havana. They were attempting to cross in a period of high wind and wave activity.
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Champaign man dies after kayak overturns

HAVANA, Ill. (WICS/WCCU) — A Champaign man is dead after a kayaking incident in Mason County on Sunday. Illinois Conservation Police (ICP) responded around 4:30 p.m. to a backwater lake at Matanzas Beach for a kayaking fatality. We're told four people went kayaking and tried to cross while there...
CHAMPAIGN, IL
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Glacier Sands Wind Project, Mason County, Illinois, USA

Located in Mason County, Illinois, the 185MW Glacier Sands wind farm supplies clean power to Microsoft. Built with an investment of $275m, Glacier Sands wind farm has a power generation capacity of 185MW. Credit: Cordelio Power. The power generated from the wind farm will be supplied to Microsoft under a...
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EDUCATOR SHORTAGES: West central Illinois communities struggle with lack of teachers

Fourth-grade students at New Central Elementary School in Havana sing holiday songs during a concert at the school on Dec. 21. (Photo credit: Havana CUSD #126) Editor’s Note: Andrew Adams is a student in the Public Affairs Reporting program at University of Illinois Springfield who is a reporting intern at the Capitol for the State Journal-Register in Springfield.
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Best friends who attended Hartsburg-Emden schools killed in weekend car crash

Hartsburg-Emden juniors Gage Bell and Gage Klein were remembered Monday by the students, faculty and staff at a gathering in Hartsburg. Illinois State Police reported Bell, 17 and Klein,16, of Emden, were in a car traveling west on Route 136 just west of County Road 3700 East in Mason County when it collided with another car about 1:37 a.m. Sunday.
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