Salem Animal Shelter Pets

Dogs• “Leo” the rottweiler mix, is about a year old, male. His owners initially left him with some friends, supposedly for a week, but never came back after a month, so he was …

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WW family mourns loss of Barry Clements

It’s been a hard summer for the West Washington community. At the start of June, student Austin Newlin was killed along with his parents in a triple homicide and now, half-way through July, …

Summer Food Program starting again at EW

For kids in Pekin and the surrounding area, there is such a thing as free lunch … and breakfast.The Summer Food Program is starting again on July 24, with breakfast being served in the high …
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Playing with respect

Ball players for Salem's Parks and Rec league were nominated for the Terry Schuler Sportsmanship Award and then recognized at the Salem City Council meeting at the end of the season. This was the …

SMS soccer team practice Tuesday

Salem Middle School Co-ed Soccer team will hold their first practice, July 18, Tuesday, from 6-8 pm, at the Salem High School Soccer field (behind the elementary school). Open to 6-8th graders, …
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Salem Animal Shelter Pets

Dogs• “Leo” the rottweiler mix, is about a year old, male. His owners initially left him with some friends, supposedly for a week, but never came back after a month, so he was …

Attorney General Hill warns of tech support scams aimed at Hoosiers using personal computers

Attorney General Curtis Hill is warning Hoosiers to beware of deceptive pop-up alerts on their computers claiming that their devices are infected with viruses and could be vulnerable to …
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A fresh coat of paint makes a difference!

Knapp Miller Brown Insurance Services recently painted their historical building on the Salem square. Located in the northwest corner, the building has housed several businesses, but has been home to …