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Highland Teachers End Strike

Classes resume Friday


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Highland Teachers, District Resume Negotiations

The Highland teachers union and school board were set to meet Thursday to hammer out a three-year contract agreement that could end an ongoing teacher strike.


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Highland Teachers Reject Contract

Strike continues, as Sunday’s vote on tentative agreement wasn’t even close.


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Highland School District Teachers Go on Strike

Teachers in a southwestern Illinois’ Highland School District went on strike Thursday, shutting down the schools as part of a labor dispute.


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Teen Dies After Corvette Crash in Highland

A teenager has died following a single-vehicle crash Friday evening in rural Highland.


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Guilty Plea in Highland ATM Robbery

Michigan man admits holding up Bradford National Bank worker.


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Highland Teen Visiting Mizzou Died of Enlarged Heart

Medical examiner’s report released on Gregory Holthaus case


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Highland, Ill., Perryville, Mo. Cancel Trick-or-Treating

“We’ve had some complaints come in,” Highland Police Chief Terry Bell says. “We’ve also had some people praise us for looking out for the kids.”


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Belleville Martial Arts Instructor Admits to Sexual Abuse

Christopher Horton, 22, of Highland entered pleas to five counts of sexual exploitation of a minor and one count of attempted sexual exploitation of a minor.


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Randolph County State’s Attorney Will Allow Concealed Carry

The decisions by some legal officials in Illinois come in the wake of a U.S. Court of Appeals decision that requires Illinois lawmakers to create concealed-carry legislation awaiting Gov. Quinn’s signature.