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Illinois Promoting Safe Routes To School

Mascoutah and Freeburg in St. Clair County getting federal $$$ for new sidewalks

11/29/2014

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Edwardsville To Get Route 66 Charging Station

Gov. Quinn’s office says electric cars will be able to “power up” along 300 mile stretch of Mother Road

11/28/2014

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Loving That Green Bean Casserole

Missouri ranks third in the nation in fondness for Thanksgiving Day side dish

11/27/2014

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November Deer Harvest Up from Last Year

Building on a strong opening weekend harvest, Missouri hunters went on to check a total of 167,205 deer during firearms deer season Nov. 15 through 25. The number exceeds last year’s harvest of 157,273.

11/26/2014

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Thousands Raised for Ferguson Business Damaged by Looters

Natalie’s Cakes and More was among those damaged in the riots after the Ferguson grand jury’s decision was announced, and owner Natalie Dubose says the main windows were broken and the bakery damaged.

11/26/2014

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Study Ranks Missouri as State with Sixth Biggest Spenders

Missouri places in the top 10 for most spending on health care, food and beverages, as well as people spending more than they make.

11/26/2014

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MetroLink Down in Metro East After Car Hits Utility Pole

Repairs to take most of the day and could stretch into evening rush hour, according to MetroLink spokesperson.

11/24/2014

Money

Illinois to Refund Retiree Health Care Money

75,000 state workers to see portion of $60 million payout

11/21/2014

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Safety Group Picks Annual Worst Toys for Children

Two of this year’s 10 were sold at Toys “R” Us.

11/19/2014

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“Motown: The Musical” Record Recollections

Nearly three hour show is an ecstatic recreation of the Motown musical magic.

11/19/2014

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