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Friday's confirmation that a meteorite fell in the rural Jacksonville area three years ago has attracted two collectors from St. Louis to begin a weekend-long hunt for an extraterrestrial needle in a strewn field haystack.
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It was a mystery more than three years in the making.
Not the bright lights reported across west-central Illinois the evening of Feb. 4, 2007.
Most already figured the widespread calls to law enforcement agencies in Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois - including Morgan County - were the result of a meteor shower or pieces of space gunk entering the atmosphere.

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