• Man who died at southern Ill. festival identified

    by  • August 12, 2013 • 0 Comments

    CAVE-IN-ROCK, Ill. (AP) — Authorities have identified the 24-year-old man who died at an annual southern Illinois outdoor music festival. The Hardin County coroner says the cause of death for Cory Collins of Harrisburg is pending the results of toxicology tests. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports Hardin was found dead at the Hog Rock...

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    Springfield CILA home destroyed by fire

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    A Springfield group home for people with cerebral palsy was destroyed by a weekend fire. The State Journal-Register reports the home operated by United Cerebral Palsy was destroyed Sunday afternoon. Springfield Fire Chief Ken Fustin says the three people who lived in the home, along with a property manager, were at church when the...

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