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TONIGHT: Democratic governor candidates to have 1st televised forum

Watch the debate live at WGEM.com, on the WGEM News Facebook page or on WGEM-FOX beginning at 6 p.m.

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Alaska hit by 7.9 earthquake; tsunami warning canceled Video included

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A magnitude 8.2 earthquake off Alaska's Kodiak Island a tsunami warning for a large swath of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the U.S. More>>

Man who died near Liberty 'did not have permission to be on the property'

The Adams County Sheriff's Office has identified the man who was found dead near Liberty, Illinois, Sunday afternoon.

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Semi rollover blocks US 136

The semi crash blocked traffic Tuesday morning. The semi crash blocked traffic Tuesday morning.

Illinois State Police reported troopers from District 14 are working the scene of a semi rollover crash in McDonough County.

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Police: 1 dead, suspect held in Kentucky school shooting

Authorities are reporting one person was killed and others were wounded Tuesday morning in a high school shooting in rural Kentucky.

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At least 15 vehicles involved in fatal Missouri collision

Authorities say at least two people are dead after a car and tractor-trailer collided in a crash involving at least 15 vehicles in suburban St. Louis.

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Missouri governor proposes $68M in higher ed cuts

Missouri Republican Gov. Eric Greitens has made his first public appearance in nearly two weeks since acknowledging an extramarital affair, announcing a budget plan that would slice at least $68 million from public...

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Palmyra upgrading electrical lines Video included

Workers upgrading power lines. Workers upgrading power lines.

The city of Palmyra is working to upgrade its electric lines with the hopes to attract new businesses while also saving taxpayer dollars.

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The Latest: Trump signs bill reopening government

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CIA Director Mike Pompeo says the government shutdown won't affect the spy agency's operations. More>>

Quincy approves experimental Emerald Ash Borer treatment Video included

Ash trees line a Quincy street. Ash trees line a Quincy street.

More measures are coming to Quincy this summer to curb the spread of emerald ash borer, the deadly insect infecting ash trees.

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Legionnella testing underway at Illinois capitol

Testing is underway for possible Legionnella bacteria at the Illinois capitol in Springfield. That's according to a memo released Monday night from the state's Director of Physical Services, Mike Wojcik.

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