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County Market pharmacy will close Oct. 17

By JEFF LAMPE For The Weekly Post FARMINGTON – Farmington City Administrator Rollen Wright informed the City Council Monday night that the pharmacy at the local…

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Of Midwest living, dry days & Ukraine trickery?

Rambling through central Illinois, hoping for rain. • • • The boring Midwest life increasingly looks appealing. We have water to drink, but no hurricanes…

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Expectations shifting for E-B cross country

By JEFF LAMPE For The Weekly Post ELMWOOD – Since starting the year with a young team and modest hopes, expectations have changed for the Elmwood-Brimfield…

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Rivalry renewed?

Playoffs at stake for E-B vs. Farmington By JEFF LAMPE and NICK VLAHOS For The Weekly Post RUSHVILLE – One week after being stunned, Farmington went back…

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The Weekly Post public record for 10-6-22

NOTE: Charges are merely an accusation. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Former restaurant owner pleads guilty to…

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The Prairie News public record for 9-23

NOTE: Charges are merely an accusation. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Traffic citations & Ordinance violations 9-12…

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The Weekly Post public record for 9-22

NOTE: Charges are merely an accusation. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Police reports • ELMWOOD – An…

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Yates City lights up park in impressive fashion

It wasn’t just the rhubarb pie and ribeye sandwiches talking. Sitting at Harvest Home Park in Yates City on a recent Saturday during the town’s…

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Crashed plane had almost no fuel left

By NICK VLAHOS For The Weekly Post HANNA CITY – Almost no fuel was found inside a single-engine airplane involved in a fatal crash last month…

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Keefer honored

Elmwood board votes to name building for board member By JEFF LAMPE For The Weekly Post ELMWOOD – Plans are moving forward rapidly for a new…

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