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The 12 most remote places on Earth

Get ready to travel where most folks don't — the most remote places on Earth. Read more

Thousands await rescue amid deadly south Indian floods

TRIVANDRUM, India (AP) — Thousands of stranded people were waiting to be rescued Saturday and officials pleaded for more help as relentless monsoon floods battered the southern Indian state of Kerala, where more than 190 have died in a little over a week and much of the state is partially submerged. Read more

The Latest: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park assessing damage

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the slowing of Kilauea volcano's eruption (all times local): Read more

Branson man who helped in duck boat rescue sues over his injuries

Gregory Harris says he was physically and mentally injured while rescuing people from the July 19 duck boat accident on Table Rock  Read more

Find your new best friend: Coles County pets of the week

This cat and dog are available for adoption at the County Animal Rescue and Education Center. The c… Read more


Evacuated Glacier Park lodge won't re-open this season

WEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) — A century-old lodge in Glacier National Park that was evacuated last weekend due to a wildfire will not re-open this season. Read more

Judge denies bid to block Squaw Valley ski resort project

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Environmentalists have lost their latest legal bid to block a major redevelopment project at a Lake Tahoe-area ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics. Read more

Long-distance bus overturns on German highway, 22 hurt

BERLIN (AP) — A bus headed from Stockholm to Berlin came off a highway in northeastern Germany on Friday and overturned, injuring 22 people, authorities said. Read more


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13 unusual or unique Airbnb getaways in St. Louis

Some are cute. Others are unusual. And still others are just confusing. Here's a look at 13 unique Airbnbs in the St. Louis area. Read more

Map: Central Illinois: Wineries, vineyards & breweries

Enjoy great food, brews and company locally with this listing of Central Illinois wineries, vineyards and breweries. Read more

Travel Central Illinois: Wineries & vineyards

Enjoy great food, brews and company locally with this listing of Central Illinois wineries, vineyards and breweries. Read more

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'Disruptive' man in Tinkerbell dress ousted from Ryanair jet

LONDON (AP) — Authorities say a man dressed as Tinkerbell has been removed from a plane at London's Stansted Airport for disruptive behavior. Read more

Big Island raises matching funds to continue air service

HILO, Hawaii (AP) — Air service at a small airport on the Big Island will continue this year after officials and community partners raised the amount required in matching funds. Read more

Less popular area of Hawaii Volcanoes sees more activity

HILO, Hawaii (AP) — The closure of the main area of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has prompted more people to visit the less-frequented Kahuku Unit, leading to more resources being directed into that area. Read more


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Security solutions to keep your Mattoon, Charleston & Coles County family and home safe this spring

Talk to a local expert about a digital alarm system that will protect your family and belongings.

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Hole-in-One Golf Challenge Contest

Just pick the golfers you think will finish 1st through 10th for each of the tournaments. You get points for the place in which your golfer…

🏫 Back to class: 2018 Fall Campus Guide

Everything you need to know before heading back to campus.