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Multiple schools threatened via social media

(WJPF) – At least three area schools were threatened on social media over the weekend. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says the first report of a threatening Facebook post came in around 7:00 a.m. Sunday.  At least…
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Craft brewers fearful of future restrictions on hemp beverages

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (IRN) — Some craft breweries in Illinois branching off into the hemp beverage industry are relieved that proposed restrictions stalled in Springfield, but they wonder what the future holds. A measure that didn’t make it…
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Man shoots at moving vehicle, hits building

CARBONDALE, Ill. (WJPF) – Carbondale Police are looking for a man who fired several shots at a moving vehicle. It happened around 11:30 a.m. Friday on West Main Street, near the intersection of North Springer.  Police say…

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