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We asked our Herald & Review staffers to tell us their favorite stories of 2020, a year like no other. Here's what they said.
Sex offenders in Illinois must have their names and addresses registered on a public-accessible database — and Decatur has more than 200 convicted defendants living within a 10-mile radius of the city.
Medical experts agree that widespread testing, and rapid test results, are one of the keys to monitoring and controlling the spread of the virus. That's especially important now as the region undergoes a troubling surge in cases.
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She was transported to the hospital after being removed from a Decatur house fire at 650 W. Main St. on Sunday.
Every few months, Herald & Review reporters check in with the same group of community members about how they're dealing with COVID.