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Woman Gets 16 Years for 3 Metro-East Robberies

A judge in East St. Louis has sentenced a 32-year-old woman to 16 years in federal prison for robbing three branches of “The Cash Store.”

10/26/2012

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“No Texting Behind The Wheel” Message Driven Home In Metro East

5 second long glance at your phone at 55 mph covers length of football field.

10/12/2012

Jake Odorizzi of the Kansas City Royals pitches for Team USA during the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game against the World Team at Kauffman Stadium on July 8, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Getty/Jamie Squire)

Highland Native Gets K.C. Call-up

Jake Odorizzi is one of the Royals’ top minor league pitching prospects.

09/16/2012

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Monday Night Gunbattle Claims Second Teen Victim

Girl wounded in retaliatory shooting dies

08/04/2012

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Local Company Develops Meth-Proof Pseudoephedrine

Could be in stores by summer

03/29/2012

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Metro East Man Killed In Northern Illinois Accident

Keith Jakel of Highland was IDOT road worker.

03/21/2012

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Two Men Drown In Highland, Ill. Lake

Coroner’s office says victims were on an overnight fishing trip.

10/23/2011

Congressional candidate Angela Michael

UPDATE: Planned Parenthood Questions Angela Michael’s Tactics

Congressional candidate criticized for website showing patients at abortion clinic

07/14/2011

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Organ Company Undergoes Changes after a Century

Wicks Organ Company has been at it’s Highland Illinois location for one hundred years.

06/06/2011

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Child Dead, 3 Others Injured In Mobile Home Fire

Flames trapped family inside mobile home.

06/01/2011

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