Sammy Blais scored in the sixth round of the shootout to lift the St. Louis Blues to a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday. Alexander Steen scored in regulation for St. Louis, which had a franchise-record 11-game winning streak snapped on Thursday in Dallas. Jordan Binnington stopped 31 shots through overtime and then five more in the shootout to improve to 14-2-1. Chris Wagner scored for the Bruins, who had a seven-game win streak snapped but earned a point for the 13th consecutive game. Tuukka Rask made 28 saves. Tyler Bozak also scored for St. Louis in the shootout, and Charlie Coyle had a goal for Boston. Steen scored for the first time in 27 games to give St. Louis a lead in the first period lead. He whipped a wrist shot from the faceoff circle past Rask on the Blues first shot of the contest at 7:15. Wagner tied it in the second by converting off a past from Kevan Miller. Coyle was making made his debut for the Bruins. He was acquired in trade with Minnesota for Ryan Donato and fifth-round draft pick on Wednesday.
Bond was set and a July 2nd preliminary hearing has been set for two people charged with burglarizing storage units in Galesburg.
At approximately 12:23 pm on Thursday, June 13th two vehicles collided on Illinois Route 81 one mile west of Cambridge.
The Macomb Investigations Office of the Illinois State Police is conducting an investigation into an alleged suicide attempt by a Fulton County Jail inmate.
The discussions are still very preliminary, but the City of Galesburg is looking into what it would take to essentially expand its transit system to cover most — if not all — of Knox County, […]