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Inmate found dead at Jackson County Jail

By Branda Mitchell, @BrandaM_DE

May 26, 2016

Filed under News

The Illinois State Police are investigating the death of a inmate as a homicide after he was found dead in his cell Thursday morning. The 31-year-old inmate, who police are not identifying, was found by a deputy doing routine cell che...

Voters think Illinois is headed in wrong direction

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

October 13, 2015

Filed under News

Southern Illinois voters overwhelmingly disapprove of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s performance and the nation’s direction, according to a recent Paul Simon Public Policy Institute poll.The over-the-phone poll was completed by 401 voter...

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