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AREA TRAFFIC FATALITIES

Multiple fatalities reported in a traffic accident Saturday on Interstate 70 eastbound about four miles west of Effingham. Illinois State Police say that three residents of Wildwood Missouri died

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Friday took two wanted Richland County men into custody. Both 24 year old Michael Inyart and 28 year old Jared Compton of Olney were wanted for failure to

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UNIT 20 BOARD MEETS

The Lawrence Unit 20 Board of Education met in regular session Wednesday evening and with the new school term rapidly approaching approved the Illinois Department of Transportation Safety Hazards

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday arrested 25 year old Colton Seibert of West Salem Illinois for probation violation. He was being held as of early Thursday on $30,000 bond at the

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