• Murphysboro bank robbed again

    by  • May 13, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Authorities are reporting the Old National Bank in Murphysboro was robbed Tuesday afternoon. It’s the second time the bank has been robbed this year. According to Murphysboro police, the bank was robbed around 3:10 Tuesday afternoon, when two men armed with handguns and wearing bandanas over their faces took money from the bank and...

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    Communities reconsidering aggregate electricity buying

    by  • May 13, 2014 • 0 Comments

    A drop in Ameren Illinois rates has some communities reconsidering where they get their electricity. The Champaign news-gazette reports that Ameren likely will drop electric-supply rates about 7 percent next month, on top of a decrease scheduled for October. That means that Ameren prices may be lower than alternative suppliers in central and southern...

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