Contract Worker Admits Destroying Some Military RecordsA contract worker for a national military records repository in St. Louis has admitted in federal court that he mutilated or destroyed dozens of the records.
Authorities: Blast at Ill. Plant Hurts 2 PeopleTwo people are hospitalized after a reported explosion at the Olin Brass casting site in the southwestern Illinois city of East Alton.
Woman Rescued from Trench in East AltonThe woman fell into a 9-by-30 foot hole that had been dug for a new water line behind her home in the 200 block of West St. Louis Avenue.
Grocery Store Burglarized in East AltonThe Madison County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public's help in identifying the suspects in an overnight burglary.
20-Year-Old East Alton Woman Accused of DUI for 4th TimeAuthorities arrested Patsy Runyons of East Alton early Friday after a wrecked car was found in Godfrey.
East Alton Woman, 20, Charged With Fourth DUIPatsy Runyons, 20, has been charged with aggravated driving under the influence after her vehicle struck a utility pole in Godfrey shortly after midnight Friday.
Eye Irritant Used in RobberyEast Alton police say someone sprayed a clerk at Title Max, Saturday morning, then stole an undisclosed amount of cash.
St. Louis Regional Airport Director Speaks Out Against Sequester CutsThe Federal Aviation Administration said in a letter, any review of proposed cuts would only be based on national interests.
Dispatcher Accused of Misusing Department Credit CardProsecutors have charged 33-year-old Rochelle Waters of East Alton with official misconduct and unlawful use of a credit card.
New Census Numbers Reveal Wide Disparity In Regional Education Levels80% of Ladue residents have college degrees, compared to 6.7% in East Alton.
Police Say They Have Suspect in Fatal Hit-And-RunPolice say more details about the case will come out Monday, when the case is scheduled to be presented to Madison County prosecutors.
Mother Arrested After 2-Year-Old Found Wandering East Alton StreetsSecond time toddler has been found walking alone in past few weeks.