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  • Knox County Man Arrested after Fleeing from Off-Duty Trooper

    Knox County Man Arrested after Fleeing from Off-Duty Trooper

    A Knox County man is facing several charges after fleeing from an off-duty state trooper Friday. Police say the off-duty trooper was driving his patrol car on Freelandville Road when a car passed him headed northbound. The vehicle matched the description of a vehicle that was seen in the area attempting to burglarize a residence on Thursday... Continue Reading...

  • Indiana Flu Deaths Rise to 108

    Indiana Flu Deaths Rise to 108

    The death toll from the flu in Indiana has risen. A report released Friday shows flu deaths have risen to 108. Last week‘s total was 97 deaths. ... Continue Reading...

  • Washington Woman Killed in Lawrence County Accident

    Washington Woman Killed in Lawrence County Accident

    Illinois State Police say a Washington woman died Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle accident in Lawrence County. The accident happened near Kelly’s Lake Road on U.S. 50, just east of Illinois Route 1. ... Continue Reading...

  • Kent Corporation Donates $25,000 to GPC Employee-Founded Scholarship

    Kent Corporation Donates $25,000 to GPC Employee-Founded Scholarship

    Kent Corporation recently contributed $25,000 to the newly established scholarship fund for children of employees from its Grain Processing Corporation plant in Washington. The match donation brings the employee-founded scholarship fund to $50,000. ... Continue Reading...

  • Purdue-Vincennes Continue Student Transfer Program

    Purdue-Vincennes Continue Student Transfer Program

    The Purdue University College of Agriculture and Vincennes University College of Science, Engineering, and Mathematics have signed a transfer agreement to continue a cooperative agricultural education program that has been in place for nearly six decades. Students in the VU-Purdue Cooperative Agriculture Transfer Program who complete an Associate of Science degree in agriculture or a related science degree at VU can move to Purdue for the final two years of pursuit of a bachelor’s degree. Continue Reading...

  • Knox County Man Arrested after Fleeing from Off-Duty Trooper

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    A Knox County man is facing several charges after fleeing from an off-duty state trooper Friday. Police say the off-duty trooper was driving his patrol car on Freelandville Road when a car passed him headed northbound. The vehicle matched the description of a vehicle that was seen in the area attempting to burglarize a residence […]

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  • Indiana Flu Deaths Rise to 108

    The death toll from the flu in Indiana has risen. A report released Friday shows flu deaths have risen to 108. Last week‘s total was 97 deaths. …

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  • Washington Woman Killed in Lawrence County Accident

    Illinois State Police say a Washington woman died Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle accident in Lawrence County. The accident happened near Kelly’s Lake Road on U.S. 50, just east of Illinois Route 1. …

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  • Kent Corporation Donates $25,000 to GPC Employee-Founded Scholarship

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    Kent Corporation recently contributed $25,000 to the newly established scholarship fund for children of employees from its Grain Processing Corporation plant in Washington. The match donation brings the employee-founded scholarship fund to $50,000. …

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  • Purdue-Vincennes Continue Student Transfer Program

    The Purdue University College of Agriculture and Vincennes University College of Science, Engineering, and Mathematics have signed a transfer agreement to continue a cooperative agricultural education program that has been in place for nearly six decades. Students in the VU-Purdue Cooperative Agriculture Transfer Program who complete an Associate of Science degree in agriculture or a […]

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  • I-64 Lane Closure Tuesday between U.S. 41 & I-69

    One lane of I-64 will be closed Tuesday between U.S. 41 and I-69. The Indiana Department of Transportation says work crews will be repairing pavement sensors near Mile Marker 28 between 9:00 A.M…

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