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    Alton police shoot man with “airsoft” gun

    by  • October 30, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Authorities in Alton say an officer shot a man who was brandishing what turned out to be a pellet gun during a confrontation. Police Chief Jake Simmons says the man wounded during the encounter Tuesday afternoon was sent to a hospital. His medical status wasn’t clear Wednesday. Police say officers responded to a report...

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    ACA workshops scheduled for area

    by  • October 30, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    An informational open house regarding the Affordable Care Act will be held from 9 until 11 a.m. Saturday in the Kaskaskia College Workforce Center in Centralia, across from the post office and our radio station. In person counselors will be available to provide information and answer questions regarding the new health insurance program —...

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