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SOLAR POWER INFO MEETING

There is a community solar farm being built in Richland County that will potentially provide eligible area residents the opportunity to lower their energy costs. Project developer Nexamp has

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SHIMKUS: NO RE-ELECTION

15th District Republican Congressman John Shimkus will not change his mind about leaving Congress. In a statement released late Monday, the veteran Collinsville legislator announced that he has

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LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Sunday arrested 36 year old Christopher Dining of St Francisville for Aggravated Battery and Aggravated Fleeing and Eluding. No other arrest details were given. Dining was

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DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME

The end of Daylight Saving time is this weekend. People will need to adjust their clocks back one hour Sunday morning at 2 a.m. or when they go to bed Saturday night. The Illinois State Fire

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