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    Nearly one million Honda minivans recalled

    by  • March 17, 2014 • News

    Honda is recalling nearly 900,000 minivans for a defect that could increase fire risk. The recall includes some Honda Odysseys of model years 2005 through 2010. The automaker said it expects replacement parts won’t be available until the summer, but it can provide customers a temporary repair in the meantime. Honda said it would...

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    Hearing delayed in fatal fire in Percy

    by  • March 17, 2014 • News

    A pre-trial hearing has been delayed for a man accused of setting a southern Illinois house fire that killed four children last year. The Southern Illinoisan in Carbondale reports Sunday that Monday’s hearing for Derrick Twardoski has been rescheduled for April 17. Twardoski has pleaded not guilty to four first-degree murder counts in the...

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    Feds seize computers after searching state rep’s home, office

    by  • March 14, 2014 • News

    Federal police reportedly seized Rep. Keith Farnham’s Stratton Building office computers yesterday and reportedly seized computers from his home and his district office as well, a spokesman for the U.S. Attorneys office in Chicago said. Spokesman Randall Samborn said a search warrant was executed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations officials...

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    View Marion County ballots before hitting the voting booth

    by  • March 12, 2014 • News

    The 2014 Illinois primary election is upon us, with people heading to the polls Tuesday to select Party nominees for the general election in November. Early voting continues through Saturday at county clerks’ offices across Illinois. According to Marion County Clerk Steve Fox, a few hundred Marion County voters have already cast their ballots...

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