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COVID-19 vaccinations begin at Murray Center     

COVID-19 vaccinations begin at Murray Center     

The Moderna vaccine for COVID-19 has arrived at the Murray Developmental Center. Administrator Lori Demijan says virtually all the resident’s guardians and parents have approved receiving the poke.   The vaccine is also being given to staff members who agree to take it. Demijan says 400 doses were delivered on Thursday and more are available if…Read More »

Police Beat for Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Police Beat for Saturday, January 16th, 2021

A 23-year-old Centralia man has been arrested by Centralia Police for possession of ammunition by a felon and possession of ammunition without a FOID card.  Dangelo Fleener of East Rasback Street was initially detained following a traffic stop on an outstanding Clinton County failure to appear traffic warrant.  The ammunition was later allegedly found in…Read More »

Southern Illinois Region gets to lift some COVID-19 mitigations 

Southern Illinois Region gets to lift some COVID-19 mitigations 

The Southern Illinois Region that includes Marion, Jefferson, and Wayne Counties and two others in North-Central and Northern Illinois are now able to lift a few COVID-19 mitigations, but no indoor seating for bars and restaurants is allowed yet. Governor JB Pritzker announced the move from Tier Three mitigations, the strictest COVID rules, to Tier…Read More »

Local Sports

MLB Wrap-up:  Cardinals, Flaherty still without deal, swap arb figures

MLB Wrap-up: Cardinals, Flaherty still without deal, swap arb figures

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals and ace Jack Flaherty have not agreed to terms on a 2021 contract and they have swapped figures for salary arbitration. The 25-year-old Flaherty has asked for $3.9 million and the team is offering $3 million. The sides can come to an agreement until an arbitrator hears…

Trice’s big second half sends No. 9 Wisconsin past Rutgers

Trice’s big second half sends No. 9 Wisconsin past Rutgers

UNDATED (AP) — D’Mitrik Trice had 13 points and five assists and turned in a strong second half to lead No. 9 Wisconsin past Rutgers 60-54. Trice scored eight points and assisted on another basket in a 12-0 run that gave Wisconsin a 54-44 lead with 4:19 to go. The game was a classic Big…

NHL Wrap-up:   Landeskog scores 200th goal, Avalanche rout Blues 8-0

NHL Wrap-up: Landeskog scores 200th goal, Avalanche rout Blues 8-0

DENVER (AP) — Gabriel Landeskog scored two goals to reach 200 for his career, helping the Colorado Avalanche rebound from an opening-night loss with an 8-0 rout of the St. Louis Blues. Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and two assists, Mikko Rantanen scored the 100th goal of his career and added an assist, and Nazem…