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MARION POLICE REPORT

MARION – The Marion Police Department released the following information on Wednesday, August 25, 2021. Bradley Ogden, 31, of Zeigler has been issued citations for Driving While License Revoked and Improper Signal in the area of Jackson and Cunningham Street on August 24, 2021. Samuel Williams, 36, of West Frankfort …

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CARMI MAN SENTENCED TO IDOC ON DRUG CHARGES, OBSTRUCTING JUSTICE

CARMI – A Carmi man was sentenced in White County Court Thursday to the Illinois Department of Corrections on drug charges and for obstructing justice. According to White County State’s Attorney Denton Aud, Austin O’Dell was sentenced to six years in IDOC with one year of mandatory supervised release for …

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SHAWNEE NATIONAL FOREST TO CLOSE SNAKE ROAD FOR FALL MIGRATION

WOLF LAKE, IL — Bi-annually the Shawnee National Forest closes Forest Service Road No. 345, also known as Snake Road, to help ensure safe crossing for several species of snakes and amphibians during their critical time of migration. The 2.5-mile-long road closes the week of September 1 through October 30 …

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DU QUOIN STATE FAIR BEGINS TODAY

DU QUOIN – The Du Quoin State Fair gets underway today and runs through Labor Day in Du Quoin. A ribbon cutting is set for 5:30 tonight and the parade follows at 6. Parking is free Friday. Admission to the fair is free every day. There will be something for …

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CARBONDALE MAN WANTED IN LATE JULY SHOOTING ARRESTED TUESDAY

CARBONDALE – A Carbondale man was arrested early Tuesday morning on a warrant for Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm. According to Carbondale Police, officers located and arrested 23-year-old Jonquel M. Gaston in the 300 block of South Marion Street. He was lodged in the Jackson County Jail. Police say around …

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EARLY THURSDAY MORNING SHOOTING UNDER INVESTIGATION IN WEST FRANKFORT

WEST FRANKFORT – West Frankfort Police are investigating a report of shots fired during a fight in the parking lot of Huck’s Convenience Store on North Logan Street early Thursday morning. According to West Frankfort Police Chief John Prudent, police say a caller reporting the incident said there were gunshots …

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Williamson County Treasurer to Send Out Real Estate Tax Bills Friday

MARION – Williamson County Real Estate Tax Bills will be mailed out Friday, July 23. According to Williamson County Treasurer Ashley Gott, this year’s due dates are Aug. 26 and Oct. 14. The treasurer’s office will begin accepting payments on Monday, July 26. Payments may be made in person or through the …

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