Granite City

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


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Police in Granite City Shoot Knife-Wielding Man

The shooting is being investigated by the Illinois State Police.


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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.


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


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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.


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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.


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Car Rushing To Granite City Hospital Crashes

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


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.


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


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.