Madison County

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Madison County Employee Handbook Excludes Transgendered Employees

Attorney Tom Gibbons is fighting to have the wording changed to protect Madison County from litigation.

06/24/2015

Michael Anthony Rasmussen (Illinois State Police)

Troy Man Charged with Sexual Assault of a Child

Michael Anthony Rasmussen, 54, was charged by the Madison County prosecutor and is jailed on a $500,000 bond.

06/23/2015

KMOX

Prosecutors Consider More Charges in Alton Beating Death

Madison County will revisit the beating case of Johnny Gleason after his death Saturday while in a coma since May 3.

06/10/2015

Taylor Clark (Courtesy of the OFFICE OF THE SHERIFF MADISON COUNTY, ILLINOIS)

Missing Person: Taylor Clark

At the time he was last seen, Clark was driving his red 2007 Nissan 350ZX, bearing Illinois Registration P845960.

05/05/2015

(Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Metro Area Receives an ‘F’ for Ozone Pollution

The Metro Area has received an F for ozone pollution in the annual State of the Air report.

04/30/2015

Photo: Getty Images, Castello-Ferbos

Police Hope Heroin Bust Dents Madison County Supply

“A button of heroin, it runs about five bucks to 10 bucks a button, which is one dose of heroin. They were pushing over $1,000 a week of heroin through that complex.”

04/29/2015

(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Meningitis Death in Madison County

Elizabeth Schreck, 30, of Durham, Missouri, was in Highland last week for a cake decorating seminar when she felt symptoms, complaining of a headache as well as neck and back pain.

04/22/2015

On South Fillmore in Edwardsville. Deputy and suspect shot. (Brian Kelly/KMOX)

Edwardsville Officer, Suspect Shot

An Edwardsville police officer and suspect were shot this morning in the 300 block of South Fillmore.

04/15/2015

Getty/Spencer Platt

Metro-East Population Declining

New U.S. Census Bureau figures show Madison and St. Clair Illinois are down several thousand residents each

04/12/2015

Eric Brown (Courtesy of Madison County Sheriff's Department)

Would-Be Crook Who Says ‘Just Joking’ Not Laughing From Jail

When customers starting coming in, Brown allegedly proclaimed he was joking and tried to buy an alcoholic beverage with a credit card, which was declined.

03/19/2015

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