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E15 FUEL SALES

Lawrence County and other Illinois drivers can continue using E15 into their vehicles. That after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued an emergency waiver late last week allowing

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Coronavirus cases remain on the rise in many areas of Illinois. The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) reports there were 5, 748 new confirmed cases of the disease across the state

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday arrested 43 year old Kelton Beau Hipsher of Bridgeport for Failure to Appear in Court. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being

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AMEREN BILLS TO INCREASE

Officials with Ameren Illinois are warning Lawrence County and other customers that their bills will increase in price this summer. The company says the expected increases are due to higher energy

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Tuesday arrested 39 year old Clyde Metz of Vincennes on a warrant for Possession of Methamphetamine. He was booked into the Lawrence County jail and later

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