It was February 23, 1945, when Corporal Hershel “Woody” Williams of the 3rd Marine Division earned an honored place in Marine Corps history. His unit was fighting its way north on a tiny...[Read More]
MADISON - Following the governor’s announcement that the Metro East is on track to move to phase 3 of his Restore Illinois plan, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is working to reopen...[Read More]
JACKSON, Tenn. - Edwardsville's Amy Best joined 595 students who graduated from Union University after the spring semester ended May 14. Best graduated with a bachelor of science in nursing. Commencement...[Read More]
WOOD RIVER - The Wood River Police Department announced Sunday that on May 23, 2020, the department received numerous reports of vehicle burglaries in the areas of George Street, North 3rd Street,...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Sunday announced 2,508 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 67 additional deaths. There was one reported...[Read More]
BOND COUNTY - A one-unit, fatal traffic crash occurred at Illinois Route 140 at Mill Hill Road in Bond County at 4:28 a.m. on May 24, 2020, when the vehicle struck a deer., Illinois State Police said...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker today released industry-specific guidelines for the reopening of Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois plan. Gov. Pritzker said all four regions of the state...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Pritzker issued the following statement on the passage of Senate Bill 264, the operating budget for Fiscal Year 2021. “The budget the General Assembly has sent to my...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Saturday announced three additional deaths in Madison County - two females in 90s and a male in his 90s. IDPH said there were 2,352...[Read More]
EDWARDSVILLE – Small, locally-owned businesses are among the entities hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent closures. To support its small business clients, the Illinois Small Busines...[Read More]

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