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BHS Football Looks to Build Off of First Win

BHS Football Looks to Build Off of First Win

The Bloomington High School football team is not satisfied with just one win.  After improving to 1-5 on Saturday at Peoria Manual via a 69-20 blowout Head Coach Rigo Schmelzer hopes that his team learned a few things from their first win. “They feel good obviously ...

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October 7th, 2015

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Early Points Lead to ISU Victory Over UNI

Early Points Lead to ISU Victory Over UNI

The Redbirds took the field ready for Missouri Valley action on Saturday, and took the W from the UNI Panthers 21-13.

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October 4th, 2015

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Ex-ISU student convicted of aggravated DUI in fatal accident

Ex-ISU student convicted of aggravated DUI in fatal accident

BLOOMINGTON – A former Illinois State University student was convicted Thursday of aggravated driving under the influence in the death of another student in January. Joshua Dunn, 22, of Lombard, previously was convicted of driving under the influence of marijuana and ...

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October 2nd, 2015

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Davis-Dickson guilty of murdering homeless Vietnam veteran

Davis-Dickson guilty of murdering homeless Vietnam veteran

BLOOMINGTON – A jury has found Anthony Davis-Dickson guilty of murdering a homeless Vietnam veteran in June 2014.

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September 25th, 2015

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Koehl’s Double-OT Goal Downs Central Michigan

Koehl’s Double-OT Goal Downs Central Michigan

Illinois State soccer netted it’s third win of the season after forward Lauren Koehl scored the game’s only goal in double overtime. The goal was just Koehl’s second of the season with her first coming against Wisconsin in that 1-0 Redbird win. In the net, ...

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September 24th, 2015

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Bloomington Man Killed in ATV Crash

Bloomington Man Killed in ATV Crash

SHIRLEY – The McLean County coroner’s office has released the name of the person killed in an ATV accident in rural Shirley on Saturday night.

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September 21st, 2015

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Fort Jesse Road Closing Segment for Repairs

Fort Jesse Road Closing Segment for Repairs

Fort Jesse road, in the Towanda Township, will be closed between 2000 and 2100 east roads to traffic beginning Thursday morning at 8 a.m. for culvert replacement. Weather permitting, construction crews should be cleared by 3:30 p.m. on Thursday.

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September 17th, 2015

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8.3 Magnitude Chile Earthquake sparks Tsunami Advisories

8.3 Magnitude Chile Earthquake sparks Tsunami Advisories

After an 8.3 magnitude earthquake struck Chile yesterday, nearly 1 million people have already evacuated their homes to avoid more danger. A reported 16 foot wave triggered tsunami warnings as far away as Hawaii and California. Authorities have reported at least five deaths ...

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September 17th, 2015

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Bloomington Police Investigating Shootings

Bloomington Police Investigating Shootings

The Bloomington Police Department is still investigating three reports of shots fired. All three shootings took place last week. Bloomington Police say the shootings took place on September 9th, at the 800 block of West Market Street, September 10th at the 900 block of West ...

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September 14th, 2015

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Coprich enters record books in Morgan State victory

Coprich enters record books in Morgan State victory

NORMAL- After coming out of the gates with a disappointing 31-14 loss to the Iowa Hawkeyes last week, the Illinois State Redbirds football team answered back with a  huge 67-14 win over the Bears of Morgan State University.

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September 13th, 2015

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