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Friday, June 24, 2016
Funeral set for Monday for Chester man killed during altercation earlier this week
Local students named to Mo S&T honors list
McKendree University Spring 2016 Dean's List
McKendree University Spring 2016 President's List
State owes City of Chester around $1.36 million for Menard utilities
Unemployment Rates Increase in Most Metro Areas
Youth choir of Trinity Lutheran Church in Lisle to visit Chester Monday

Thursday, June 23, 2016
50th annual Belleville Field Day set for July 14
Chester man charged with first degree murder
Chesterís Melissa Crosby participates in "Youth to Washington" Tour
DCFS urges Congress to quickly pass the Family First Prevention Act
First homicide in Chester, outside of Menard, since February 2004
Governor Rauner Visits IDOT Headquarters
Report: African-American Children Lag Behind in Illinois
Several local students graduated from SEMO this spring
Upcoming blood drives announced for Randolph County

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Notes from last weekís CUSD #139 School Board meeting released
One man dead after fight at Chester establishment this morning
Percy teen arrested after vehicle and foot chase Sunday
Pinckneyville woman sentenced to six years after stealing funds from employer
Skateland building and land sold to local manufacturer

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Chester City Council meets
Illinois Consumers to Receive Additional $19 Million from E-Book Price-Fixing Settlements
Perry County Man Sentenced For Methamphetamine Offense
Red Bud woman now pleads guilty in connection with two deaths
Street Machine Nationals Invade The Du Quoin State Fairgrounds
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Monday, June 20, 2016
Chester man arrested after Friday morning accident
Dollar General Store coming to Evansville
IEMA Cautions When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors
Light agenda for Chester City Council again
Randolph Co Sheriff Departmentís weekly arrest report
SIU-C honored for its support of international students
Soils Warmer and Drier across Illinois in Mid-June
Thousands of Illinois Kids Lack Summer Meals

Friday, June 17, 2016
CHS Bass Fishing team receives scholarship
Law Enforcement agencies conduct sex offender compliance checks
Overall Job Growth Still Lags National Average as Illinoisans Leave Labor Force
Percy man sentenced on battery charge
Tilden woman sentenced to jail on drug charge

Thursday, June 16, 2016
Chester man sent to county jail on theft charge
Illinois State Museum to Welcome Visitors on July 2
Memorial Hospital announces addition of new doctor
Memorial Hospital congratulates latest group completing babysitting safety course
Oakdale man sent to prison on stolen vehicle charge
State Construction Projects in Jeopardy, Stalled
Two Red Bud residents sentenced on drug charge

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Chester man sentenced to probation on drug charge
Chester School Board to meet Thursday night
Evansville man sentenced to prison
Federal Court Backs FCC's Treatment of Internet as Utility
Local students on CMU Dean's List
Two Randolph County residents plead guilty to drug charge

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
71 year old Pomona man arrested after car chase
Email Scammers Posing as Attorney Generalís Office Representatives
First Mosquito Batch in Southern Illinois Tests Positive for West Nile Virus In 2016
Sheriffís office conducts tactical safety training at Shooting Complex near Sparta
SIUC Study: Plenty of blame to go around for fiscal crisis
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Monday, June 13, 2016
50 Years After Miranda: A Look at Illinois's Juvenile Justice System
Attorney General Lisa Madigan Warns Illinois Charities of Elaborate Donation Scam
Former Chester Fire Chief named Citizen of the Year
Maker of Racist Video Identified, Vandalism Suspects Still Sought
Randolph Co Sheriff Departmentís weekly arrest report

Friday, June 10, 2016
Buena Vista Bank sponsors multi-day trip to the Eastern Tennessee
Costello Urges Governor to Sign Bipartisan Human Services Stop-Gap
Du Quoin man charged with sexually assaulting 7-year-old girl
Illinois Department of Public Health Safety Tips for Heat
Two Acts Added To 2016 Du Quoin State Fair Grandstand Lineup

Thursday, June 9, 2016
Chester teachers receive Masterís Degrees from McKendree University
COPS "End of the Year Party" held
Illinois Department of Public Health Prepares for a Public Health Emergency

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Costello to Host Satellite Office Hours in Du Quoin and Pinckneyville
June 14 is World Blood Donor Day
Trips for Kids Has a New Look!
Two Randolph County drivers among top finishers in Mo truck driving championships

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Annual Marissa Coal Festival starts Thursday for three-day run
CHS Music Department makes plans to "SWARM" Florida next summer
First 2016 Human Case of West Nile Virus in Illinois
Illinois National Guard Computer Network Defense Team Among the Best
Muni Band will kick off 2017 Summer Concert Series
Quick thinking by Water Street Inc. staff saves life of Perryville, MO woman
Robert Wingerter Named to the Blackburn College Dean's List
Two Pinckneyville residents hurt in Saturday morning crash
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Monday, June 6, 2016
American Red Cross Announces New Regional Chief Executive Officer for Region
Chester City Council meets tonight
Costello Commemorates Fallen Police Officers
Elkville man killed Saturday night near De Soto
Former Waterloo Resident Sentenced to Federal Prison
Randolph Co Sheriff Departmentís weekly arrest report
Report: Illinois Overtime Rules Cutting into Home-Care Services
Steeleville man seriously injured in early morning crash in Williamson County
Step up to the plate and donate during blood drive in Chester June 15

Friday, June 3, 2016
Belleville man sentenced after pleading guilty to trespass charge
Caseyville man sentenced after pleading guilty to theft charge
Elkville woman arrested after allegedly breaking into a home
Fults woman sentenced to court supervision for one year

Thursday, June 2, 2016
Annual Randolph County Relay for Life set for Saturday in Red Bud
Baldwin woman to be sentenced on drug charge next month
Chester woman sentenced to probation on drug charge
Honoring Illinois Gun Violence Victims by Wearing Orange
Modoc man sentenced to three years in prison
One person killed in head-on collision on Blair Road Wednesday
Two-day Eaglefest kicks off tomorrow at Chester Eagles

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Attorney General Madiganís Statement on Peterson Conviction
Drew Peterson found guilty
Illinois Activists Protest Solitary Confinement in 150-Mile Walk
Illinois State Museum Will Re-Launch July 2
Photo salute to the Chester High School Class of 2016
Rauner agrees to expand medical marijuana program
Red Budís Abigail Brundage Named to Spring 2016 Dean's List at Bucknell University
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Tuesday, May 31, 2016
American Workers Say They Don't Feel Prepped for Retirement
Citywide Spring Clean Up Days underway in Chester
Closing arguments in Peterson murder-for-hire trial
Large crowd enjoys Memorial Day Services at Kaskaskia VFW Post 3553
Randolph Co Sheriff Departmentís weekly arrest report

Monday, May 30, 2016
Class of 2016 enjoys nice send-off at 130th Chester High School Commencement
Costello Backs Measures to Eliminate Statute of Limitations for Sex Crimes Against Children