Granite City


Motorcyclist Gunned Down in Granite City

Illinois State Police say they have a 23-year-old male suspect in custody


Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart (D-Belleville) speaks at the "Save Our Steel Jobs" rally in Granite City on May 16, 2014 (Flickr photo)

Save Our Steel Jobs Rally in Granite City

Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart said he’s on board for tightening regulations on imported steel from South Korea.


Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Motorcyclist Killed in Granite City Accident

Jeffrey Pride, 44, of South Roxana was killed in a 2-vehicle accident around 6 a.m. today.


Granite City High School. Photo: KMOX

Teachers Union Wants Audit from Granite City School District

Local 743 Union President Steve Knogl is looking for another way to force the Granite City School District to perform a forensic audit that could lead to where their money is actually going.


Granite City High School. Photo: KMOX

School Band Saved, But Teachers Cut from Granite City

The Granite City Elementary and Junior High Band programs survived the budget axe, but not all teaching positions made the cut.


Granite City High School. Photo: KMOX

District Overspending: Chief Concern for Granite City Teacher’s Union

“A morale-breaker” that’s how the Granite City Teacher’s Union describes the cuts being proposed


Middle School in Granite City Placed on Lockdown

Coolidge Middle School in Granite City went on lock down this afternoon after someone made a threatening phone call to the school.


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Two Metro-East Children Killed in Crash

Missouri Highway Patrol says victims are from Granite City.


U. S. Vice President Joe Biden makes his remarks after touring the America’s Central Port in Granite City, Illinois on February 19, 2014. Biden 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

Biden Visits Metro East On 5th Anniversary Of Stimulus Package

More federal money for more infrastructure is the only way to keep the economy going – that’s the message from Vice President Joe Biden.


Vice-President Joe Biden attends the National Prayer Breakfast at the Washington Hilton February 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo by Olivier Douliery/

Vice President to Visit Granite City

White House says Joe Biden will appear at America’s Central Port on February 19.