East St. Louis
An activist wants a federal judge to order county or state officials to run East St. Louis elections, arguing that more than 5,200 people are illegally registered to vote in the struggling city.
Knowing it will be a major disruption for commuters, I-DOT will penalize the contractor $2,500 for every 15 minutes the road remains closed past the deadline of 9:00 a.m. on September 23.
23-year-old Geneshia L. Grey, who’s charged with felony burglary and contributing to the criminal delinquency of a minor. Police haven’t said how old the children were.
Investigators say 24-year-old Steven Thomas died early Tuesday at a hospital after being repeatedly shot near the Orr-Weathers complex where he lived.
Fire Chief Jason Blackman says they are victims of grant money, about to run out.
Investigators say the female victim found an iPhone on Craigslist and, after calling about it, the seller told her not to call him but to text. After several texts, they agreed to meet.
Officials say westbound I-64 will be reduced to one lane between 18th Street and 9th Street in East St. Louis Wednesday, weather permitting.
Prosecutors in St. Clair County last week charged 17-year-old Shaun Henderson of Washington Park with first-degree murder.
St. Clair County prosecutors charged 24-year-old Kimo Spivey with four counts of attempted murder and another four counts of aggravated use of a firearm.
Previous jailers failed a drug test