Southern Illinois

Elyse J. Mamino

Belleville Woman Pleads Guilty in Newborn Son’s Suffocation

This is the second time she was convicted of killing her newborn child.

07/02/2015

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Ill. Marshals on Constant Search for Wanted Persons

Records from the U.S. Marshals show drugs and weapons are the leading categories of arrests.

06/30/2015

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Kaskaskia Planning Historic Celebration

First capital of Illinois to mark anniversary of capture from British forces

06/27/2015

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25 From Illinois Charged in Federal Health Care Fraud Sweep

Doctors, nurses and a Medicaid recipient are among the 25 Illinois residents facing federal criminal charges as part of a nationwide health care fraud sweep that ensnared nearly 250 people.

06/18/2015

(Courtesy of Illinois Department of Natural Resources)

Ill. State Rep. Launches Petition to Keep Shooting Complex Open

State Representative Jerry Costello II has launched a petition drive for taxpayers to voice their support for keeping the shooting complex open that’s located in Sparta, Illinois.

06/17/2015

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Union Protesters Disrupt Rauner Stop in Southern Illinois

While there were supporters, the Union protesters made it difficult to hear the Rauner’s message. Protesters shouted “Go home, Go home!” while Rauner spoke.

06/08/2015

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Few Sex Crimes Prosecuted in So. IL

70% of cases never made it to court

02/22/2015

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Two Inmates Escape Southern Illinois Jail

Escaped from their cell in the White County Jail.

10/11/2014

Former Illinois Congressman Ken Gray file photo (Facebook/KFVS)

Remembering Ex-Congressman Ken Gray

Democrat represented parts of southern Illinois for a dozen terms

07/19/2014

(Photo by Luke Sharrett/Getty Images)

Boy Drowns in Icy Pond in Southern Illinois

A 12-year-old southern Illinois boy has died after falling into an icy pond with a friend who was rescued, authorities said.

01/20/2014

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