Old headquarters to make way for new development on Illinois 157. more

Feb 27, 2017 9:46 AM News

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Dedication ceremony to recognize fallen local Marine. more

Feb 26, 2017 5:46 PM News 1 Comments

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Store’s design for avid Godfrey cooks garners national award. more

Feb 26, 2017 3:00 AM Business

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Local groups host seminar aimed at facilitating civic participation. more

Feb 26, 2017 3:00 AM News

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New East Alton museum charts course through the decades. more

Feb 26, 2017 3:00 AM News


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Roads, bridges and pipelines would be at risk in Southern Illinois. more

Feb 25, 2017 8:10 PM News

Local resident’s family search takes him through Alton’s past and all over the world. more

Feb 25, 2017 3:00 AM News

Code enforcement a priority for longtime resident Tom Kane. more

Feb 25, 2017 3:00 AM News

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Troop 7 marks 75 years of preparing boys for life. more

Feb 25, 2017 3:00 AM News



State ranks 10th in nation for students scoring 3 or higher. more

Feb 24, 2017 8:10 PM News

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Residents hear candidates' views at first forum. more

Feb 24, 2017 5:32 PM News

East Alton man charged with three felonies after mace attack. more

Feb 24, 2017 4:24 PM Crime 1 Comments

Knowing something is wrong can be a lifesaver, OSF Saint Anthony's professionals say. more

Feb 24, 2017 1:55 PM News 1 Comments

Chief diversity officer to be featured in magazine’s April issue. more

Feb 24, 2017 9:56 AM News

Experts to show residents money-saving techniques. more

Feb 23, 2017 6:13 PM News

Nonprofit organization plans mixed-use redevelopment. more

Feb 23, 2017 11:23 AM News

Organization to present Women Who Make a Difference awards. more

Feb 23, 2017 11:12 AM News

Suspect indicated he had explosive device. more

Feb 23, 2017 10:27 AM Crime

Three hospitalized after early morning collision on Illinois 3. more

Feb 23, 2017 10:19 AM News

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Economic seminar has successful turnout. more

Feb 23, 2017 3:00 AM News