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At Least 15 Vehicles Involved in Wrecks on Bridge

Illinois State Police say the accidents happened Thursday morning, causing lengthy delays during rush hour. Authorities say five separate accidents occurred.

03/05/2015

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St. Louis Water Smells, But Safe to Drink

Some residents have complained about the taste and smell.

06/04/2014

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Canoe Capsizes in Mississippi River near Chain of Rocks

Both men had to swim to shore and were in the water about 20 minutes.

02/22/2014

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Body of Fisherman Found Near Granite City

The body of a fisherman from Richmond Heights-missing since Friday morning-has been found.

08/10/2013

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Empty Fishing Boat Prompts Mississippi River Search

An empty 18′ fishing boat was discovered by a barge worker just after 3 a.m. Friday near the Chain of Rocks bridge.

08/09/2013

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Soul Singer Fontella Bass Dies

She was best known for the 1965 R&B hit “Rescue Me” which spent a month atop the R&B charts and climbed to #4 on the pop charts, selling over a million copies.

12/27/2012

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Infrastructure Funding Providing “Thousands of Jobs” in Metro East

Senator says it will pump $100 million into local economy

08/17/2011