Granite City

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Police: Illinois Man Assaults Boy on School Bus

Police have charged a southwest Illinois man who they say assaulted a 6-year-old boy on a school bus for allegedly bullying his daughter.

11/18/2014

Python (iStock.)

Illinois Woman Gets Mailed a Snake She Didn’t Order

Granite City police say a woman has received a baby python in the mail that someone purchased with her credit card number.

10/15/2014

Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

UPDATE: One Detained After Deadly Hit-and-Run

Granite City Police say a person of interest has been taken into custody.

10/07/2014

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn made a stop in Granite City, Ill. on September 22, 2014 (Flickr/IDOT)

Gov. Quinn Promotes High-Speed Rail In Granite City

Meanwhile, election opponent Bruce Rauner was picking up clergy endorsements in suburban Chicago

09/22/2014

A small explosion on August 25 at Totall Metal Recycling in Granite City, Ill. left two dead and one injured. Photo: KMOX/Brad Choat

Still Unclear How Mortar Shell Ended Up at Granite City Plant

Investigators are still trying to determine how a live mortar shell ended up at Totall Metal Recycling, where it exploded and killed two people this week.

08/27/2014

A small explosion on August 25 at Totall Metal Recycling in Granite City, Ill. left two dead and one injured. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

UPDATED: Granite City Plant Explosion Kills 2

Authorities still working to secure the metal recycling facility after a mortar round blew up.

08/25/2014

A small explosion on August 25 at Totall Metal Recycling in Granite City, Ill. left two dead and one injured. Photo: KMOX/Brad Choat

2 Dead After Explosion at Granite City Recycling Plant

Two people are dead and one injured after an explosion at a recycling plant in Granite City earlier this morning.

08/25/2014

The main level customer service desk of the newly renovated Six Mile Regional Library in Granite City, Ill. (Photo courtesy of Tina Hubert)

Six Mile Regional Library Set for Reopening in Granite City

One of Granite City’s landmark buildings is ready for its public re-introduction.

08/22/2014

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn makes his remarks as former U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood (L) current Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Vice President Joe Biden listen in while touring the America’s Central Port in Granite City, Illinois on February 19, 2014. The group was on hand to mark the 5th anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and highlight the importance of investment in infrastructure to create jobs and drive the economy forward.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

America’s Central Port Expanding

Illinois Gov. Quinn signs bill into law, helping Metro-East district

08/03/2014

Photo: KMOX

Police in Granite City Shoot Knife-Wielding Man

The shooting is being investigated by the Illinois State Police.

08/02/2014

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