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Mattoon based banks have seen the national coin shortage subside locally and thank customers for bringing in loose change to help maintain supplies.
Eastern Illinois University is preparing for the fall semester to start on Monday while taking COVID-19 safety precautions.
There could be an increased interest in voting by mail in Coles County, based on the number of voters who’ve asked for the ballots.
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Clint Walker may have once thought four-wheelers were "stupid" but he had a good reason. Find out more in this week's edition of THE THROWBACK MACHINE!
Remember Cross County Mall flea markets? Better yet, remember Dan Fogelberg? Clint Walker and THE THROWBACK MACHINE remember both!
This certainly does not cover all of them, but here is a look back at some of the big names that have performed at Eastern Illinois University.