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SUMNER ARREST

Sumner Police Friday picked up a wanted local woman. Taken into custody was 19 year old Madison Routien of Lawrenceville on a warrant for Failure to Appear in Court. She was booked into the

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KNOX COUNTY ARREST

A Vincennes man is in custody after a police chase in Knox County Indiana Thursday morning. The Knox County Sheriffs Department reports that deputies spotted 24 year old Jacob Heiden-Waterhouse at

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AGRICHEMICAL RECYCLING

The Illinois Department of Agriculture (ILDA) is encouraging Lawrence County and other area farmers to take part in an upcoming free agrichemical container recycling program. It is set to begin in

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LAWRENCEVILLE POLICE

Lawrenceville Police Chief Jim White has released his departmental activity report for March. The department received 350 request for an officer during the month. They were involved with 11

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EMBARRAS RIVER RISING

Extensive rainfall over the region in the last 24 to 48 hours has sent many rivers on the rise. That includes the Embarras River at Lawrenceville. The river was measured at 27.16 feet Thursday

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SUMNER CITY COUNCIL

The new Sumner City Hall Project is nearing completion. That was the word from project engineer Shannon Woodard of the firm Conner and Conner to the city council as they met at City Hall Tuesday

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