"Tax by the Mile" Alternative Passes Illinois LegislatureRemember the Illinois proposal to "tax by the mile"? The visceral backlash may have helped spark a more reasonable alternative.
TIAM Saturday April 30thDrug takeback, Vintage Base Ball, "The Sound of Music" and birthdays.
New Vintage Base Ball Team To Begin Play in Alton"It's kind of like a civil war reenactment done through sports."
Husband, Wife and Security Store Owner Indicted for Camera UseOwners of a Godfrey spa-salon, have been indicted after recording devices were found in the business.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Bri Hatfield, Alton SoccerAs just a sophomore Bri Hatfield is already carrying her Alton High School soccer team, but one day she may also carry the US National Team.
Illinois Awaits Decision on Federal Flood AssistanceNineteen counties along the Mississippi River calculated $15 million in damages, but the federal threshold was $18.1 million
Alton Man Charged in Drive-By Shooting Death of 11-Year-OldThe Madison County Sheriff's Office says 18-year-old Ta'Mon Ford is charged with first-degree murder. He faces life in prison if convicted.
Alton Boy, 11, Shot and KilledPolice haven't released any more information.
Milder Winter Means Fewer Bald Eagles in Alton AreaLess ice and snow up north means fewer eagles will seek refuge in Metro East.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Civic Memorial FootballThe Eagles of Civic Memorial High School moved its weight training to Alton to help prevent a natural disaster.
Flood-Related Travel Problems Continue In Metro-EastIDOT has an update on trouble spots, including Rtes. 67, 367, and 100.
Illinois Governor Visits Metro-East Flood VictimsBruce Rauner's stops included Nameoki United Methodist Church in Granite City