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AJR’s OK Orchestra Tour brings Music Back to the Stage

AJR’s OK Orchestra Tour brings Music Back to the Stage

AJR’s latest album, OK Orchestra, was released in March, and now, at the tail end of the summer, the Met brothers are finally able to go back to touring after nearly two years off the stage. I got a chance to go to one of the first live performances of the OK Orchestra Tour in…

Lorde Releases Surprise EP

Lorde Releases Surprise EP

LORDE released “a surprise EP” called “Te Ao Mārama”. It features five songs from “Solar Power” all sung in the native language of New Zealand, Māori. All proceeds will be donated to New-Zealand based charities.   Lorde Surprise Releases New EP Te Ao Mārama: Stream          

New Glass Animals Song

New Glass Animals Song

Glass Animals released a new song on 9/10/21 at midnight called “I Don’t Wanna Talk” and it’s super catchy. What do you think?              

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Two Arrested After Harrisburg, Saline Co. Police Chase

Two Arrested After Harrisburg, Saline Co. Police Chase

HARRISBURG – A Carmi man and a 17-year-old juvenile were arrested after leading Harrisburg Police and the Saline County Sheriff’s Office on a vehicle and foot pursuit Monday night. According to Harrisburg Police, shortly after 9 p.m., Carmi Police notified Harrisburg Police that they were investigating an Attempted Homicide/Unlawful Use of a Firearm case that had happened…

Cook County Records Over 1,000 Homicide Deaths in 2021, Most in 27 Years

Cook County Records Over 1,000 Homicide Deaths in 2021, Most in 27 Years

CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County has recorded more than 1,000 homicides in a year for the first time in more than a quarter of a century. The county’s Medical Examiner’s Office said that as of Tuesday, the county’s homicide total stood at 1,009, with a full month left in the year. Of those, 927 were gun-related…

Fitness to Stand Trial Evaluation Due for Mt. Vernon Man Accused of Robbing Gas Station

Fitness to Stand Trial Evaluation Due for Mt. Vernon Man Accused of Robbing Gas Station

MT. VERNON – A fitness to stand trial evaluation has been ordered in the Jefferson County case against 55-year-old Frederick Goss who is accused of robbing a Mt. Vernon gas station and gunpoint and then exchanging gunfire with a MVPD officer as he fled the scene. Goss was hospitalized for months following the June 2021 incident suffering…

Search Continues for Second Suspect in Zeigler Assault

Search Continues for Second Suspect in Zeigler Assault

ZEIGLER – Zeigler Police said they’re still searching for the second suspect allegedly involved in an early Sunday morning assault on Beaumont Street in Zeigler. Zeigler Police Chief Ben Burkhamer said a warrant for aggravated battery has been issued for the second suspect identified as Seth Murphy from the Frankfort/Thompsonville area. The victim told police there were…

White County Crash Leaves McLeansboro Woman Injured

White County Crash Leaves McLeansboro Woman Injured

CARMI – A McLeansboro woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash in White County Monday evening. According to Illinois State Police (ISP), around 5:45 p.m. a car driven by 35-year-old Chelsey Smith of Fairfield was driving west on Illinois 14 near County Road 900 East as another car driven by 83-year-old Jesse Campbell of McLeansboro was also…

Shots Fired Through Chicago Hospital’s Windows, No Injuries

Shots Fired Through Chicago Hospital’s Windows, No Injuries

CHICAGO (AP) — Gunshots fired from cars outside a Chicago hospital entered windows on the hospital’s third and fourth floors Monday morning, but police saidno one was injured. Chicago police said the gunfire about 7 a.m. came from people shooting from inside cars during an altercation outside Saint Anthony Hospital and that bullets entered third-…

Carbondale Police Investigation Home Invasion, Battery

Carbondale Police Investigation Home Invasion, Battery

CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police continue to investigate a weekend home invasion and battery that lead to the arrest of a Missouri man. According to Carbondale Police, officers responded shortly after 11 Saturday morning to the 1900 block of South Illinois Avenue in reference to a report of a battery. Officers learned the suspect, identified as 20-year-old Zayivion…

Deere & Co. Profits Jump Despite Strike

Deere & Co. Profits Jump Despite Strike

Deere & Co. said its fiscal fourth-quarter profit jumped 69% on strong sales of its agricultural and construction equipment despite a monthlong strike that began near the end of the period. The Moline, Illinois-based company said Wednesday that it earned $1.28 billion, or $4.12 per share, in the quarter that ended Nov. 1. The results topped Wall…

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