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PEORIA - Most of us understand that getting older can also mean a loss of friends and a greater feeling of loneliness but new research reveals millennials are feeling lonelier than Baby Boomers these...[Read More]
EDWARDSVILLE — Madison County Board Chairman Kurt Prenzler said after years of asking the St. Louis Regional Airport Board to post its agendas and minutes on its website in an effort to be more...[Read More]
ROXANA - A motorist crashed into the Dee-Lux Diner at 700 S. Central Ave. in Roxana after a high-speed chase with law enforcement. Law enforcement called off the pursuit prior to the vehicle striking...[Read More]
CHICAGO — Illinois Lottery players have the chance to win an estimated $321 million jackpot in Saturday’s Powerball drawing. The winning numbers from Wednesday’s Powerball drawing...[Read More]
After experiencing a multitude of losses living in both urban and rural areas, I can say with positivity that when a smaller town experiences a tragedy, it feels the most pain. When someone beloved b...[Read More]
ALTON - A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service in St. Louis for Friday morning through Friday evening. Light accumulations of ice and snow are predicted for Friday...[Read More]
GODFREY - The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has released detailed information about an armed robbery at the Subway at approximately 8:40 p.m. at 5755 Godfrey Road in Godfrey. Madison Count...[Read More]
GODFREY - The Subway at 5755 Godfrey Road in Godfrey reported an armed robbery at 8:45 p.m. Thursday. A suspect fled the scene and more information is to come soon. ...[Read More]
School closings for today are as follows: Note: Any additions or any other closings today can be sent to news@riverbender.com Alton Catholic Children’s Home Alton School District 11 Belleville...[Read More]
WOOD RIVER - A man was apprehended and is now charged after driving recklessly through Alton, Bethalto, Wood River and South Roxana around 7:30 a.m. Thursday , Jan. 16. The incident ended with a crash...[Read More]

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