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    IDOT to hold meetings on path for U.S. 51 expansion

    by  • October 30, 2014 • Breaking News

    The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced it will hold a series of open house public meetings to present the preferred alternative of U.S. Route 51 from the Christian County Line to the Village of Irvington in Washington County. The project may affect Oconee, Ramsey, Vandalia, Shobonier, Patoka, Vernon, Sandoval, Central City, Centralia, and...

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    One reported dead in Eldorado apartment fire

    by  • October 29, 2014 • Breaking News

    ELDORADO — The Saline County coroner was dispatched Wednesday night to the scene of an Eldorado apartment fire, that not only displaced a number of residents, but apparently claimed the life of one person. The fire was reported around 7 p.m. Wednesday, with approximately 20 firefighters responding to the scene, along with two engines...

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