Granite City

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Police Coax Burglar Down From Tree With Water, E-Cigarettes

After several hours of trying to coax the man down with water and e-cigarettes, police finally convinced the barefoot man to climb down out of the tree.

07/31/2014

Diane Kelly

Granite City Woman Accused Of Killing 82-Year-Old Father

Diane Kelly faces two counts of first-degree murder in the death of Woodrow Dilday

07/11/2014

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Police: Death of 82-Year-Old Man ‘Apparent Homicide’

Officers were called to the home in the 2800 block of Harding Boulevard at 3:30 a.m.

07/10/2014

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1 Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting

Two police officers opened fire on a suspect, killing him early this morning in Granite City.

07/09/2014

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Car Rushing To Granite City Hospital Crashes

Madison County coroner says passenger with heart problem did not survive.

06/28/2014

Bike trail in Granite City, Illinois (KMOX/Brad Choat)

UPDATE: Man’s Death on Bicycle Trail Likely ‘Hit and Run’

Detectives say the victim’s body was found around 6 a.m. Friday near Terminal Avenue.

06/06/2014

A disaster makeup artist from Scott Air Force Base fixes up a "victim" before the Mock Disaster Drill at Mitchell School in Granite City, IL on June 1, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Mock Disaster In Mitchell

Metro-East volunteer firefighters invite Boy Scouts to help with training exercise

06/01/2014

Nicholas Sheley

Man Convicted of Fatally Beating 4 with Hammer

He next faces trial in the deaths of Jill and Tom Estes, a Sherwood, Arkansas, couple who were traveling in Missouri, where prosecutors can pursue the death penalty.

05/30/2014

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Police: Meth Lab Suspected in House Explosion

Authorities suspect a methamphetamine lab caused a house explosion in southwestern Illinois’ Granite City.

05/28/2014

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Slain Motorcyclist Identified

Illinois State Police have joined the probe into the murder of a 43-year-old Pontoon Beach man who apparently was shot in the head while riding his motorcycle.

05/19/2014

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