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    Youth deer hunt gets 3 day schedule

    by  • August 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Illinois’ youth will have three days in October to deer hunt with firearms. Illinois Department of Natural Resources officials said Thursday the hunt will be held Oct. 12-14 for youths who haven’t reached their 16th birthday by the first day of the hunt. Participants must have completed a DNR-approved hunter education course. They also...

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    Area road construction will lead to delays

    by  • August 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    According to the Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois Route 161 from just east of Slant Road to just west of Randolph Drive in Centralia will be intermittently restricted during daytime hours starting Monday and running through Friday, August 30, weather permitting. Also starting Monday, there will be lane restrictions on U.S. Highway 51 in...

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    July unemployment rises in the area

    by  • August 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Unemployment fell in seven of Illinois’ 12 metro areas in July. But some of the increases were sharp and driven by manufacturing declines. The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that unemployment dropped in areas that included Champaign-Urbana, Springfield and the Metro East near St. Louis. The last of those three saw a...

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    Oil and Chip roads August 27th

    by  • August 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    The City of Centralia Public Works will be applying seal oil and chip to the roads, on the road rehabilitation MFT program, listed below on August 27, 2013. Weather permitting. No Parking on streets will be allowed from 7:00 am to 5:00pm. Cars will be towed. Please move all vehicles away from streets.  ...

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