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East St. Louis Paid Big Legal Fees to State Senator’s Firm

Belleville Democrat James Clayborne’s law office collected more than $775,000 in a year

07/05/2015

Gregory K. Nelson Photo/Illinois StatePolice

Metro-East Fugitive Arrested

Gregory Nelson eluded police after engaging in shootout along I-255 in East St. Louis

06/28/2015

Gregory K. Nelson Photo/Illinois StatePolice

Big Reward Money to Catch the Man Who Fired at Police

The Illinois State Police has posted his information on a local billboard.

06/26/2015

Gregory K. Nelson Photo/Illinois StatePolice

UPDATE: Illinois State Police Accuse Man of Shooting at Trooper

Suspect pulled weapon after trooper noticed bulge in his pants.

06/24/2015

(KMOX/Michael Calhoun/File)

Boosters Look to Lessen Metro East Regional Divide

Much of the disconnect between St. Louis and Illinois is due to the decline of heavy industry.

06/12/2015

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Casino Group to Buy Fairmount Park Pending Approval of Slots

Casino Queen owners plan to purchase Fairmount Park, if Illinois lawmakers pass a gambling expansion at horse racing venues in the state.

05/26/2015

(Courtesy of Illinois in Focus website)

Judge Rejects Bid to Halt East St. Louis Landmark Demolition

A St. Clair County judge has denied a request by the owner of a historic but deteriorating East St. Louis building for a temporary restraining order seeking to halt its demolition.

05/14/2015

(Courtesy of Illinois in Focus website)

Owner Asks Court to Halt East St. Louis Landmark Demolition

The owner of a historic East St. Louis building that’s fallen into disrepair has filed a temporary restraining order seeking to halt the property’s demolition by the city.

05/13/2015

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Police Involved Shooting in East St. Louis

Housing Authority Officer shoots 20 year old man

04/26/2015

(Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Site Set for Metro East Medical Marijuana Farm

Will be at 737 Locust Avenue in East St. Louis.

04/11/2015

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