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Wrong-Way Driver Killed At JB Bridge

Had been reported driving wrong-way Saturday night. Found Sunday morning.


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140 Frozen Turkeys Stolen from Illinois Market

Police in southern Illinois are investigating after 140 frozen turkeys were stolen from a locked refrigerated trailer outside a meat market the week before Thanksgiving.


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Waterloo Teen Found

Katelynn Goodwin is in Indiana. Is OK.


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UPDATE: Man Dead in Waterloo Stabbing

Two men reportedly began fighting at a home on Cottonwood near Lakeview Park, and one of them pulled out a knife and stabbed the other multiple times.


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Illinois School Drops Snow Days for E-Learning Days

In one Metro East school district last week’s snow days were replaced by e-learning days.


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First West Nile Positive Bird Found in Metro East

The Monroe County Health Department announced that a starling collected in Waterloo two weeks ago tested positive for the mosquito-borne virus.


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Fatal accident South of Waterloo

Police say the driver of a vehicle was killed when they attempted to pass another vehicle and pulled into the path of a semi. The driver of the semi was not injured.



Illinois Healthcare Facilities Being Alerted About Tainted Drugs

Metro East healthcare facilities included in the alerts.


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Mother, Father, Young Daughter Killed In Accident Near Waterloo

The accident happened on Route 3 between Waterloo and Redbud.


A makeshift memorial was built at Kilroy's Sports Bar on Sunday, April 29, 2012 after a man was killed and more than 15 required hospital care after a tent collapsed the day before. (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Candlelight Vigil For Man Killed In Tent Collapse

Kilroy’s remains closed since Saturday’s tragedy.