MidAmerica Airport Director Fights Back Against CriticsMidAmerica is hoping to generate new excitement and boost business when Allegiant Air begins twice-weekly service to Las Vegas on Nov. 5.
Police: No Abduction Attempt In MascoutahPolice say the two girls who reported that a man had attempted to grab one of them recanted the story Friday morning.
Non-Stop Flights to Vegas Out of Mid-America Airport to Begin in NovemberAllegiant Air manager of airports Eric Fletcher says it's already a hot ticket, with an introductory fair - all taxes and fees included - of $49 each way.
Two Die in Mascoutah CrashPolice say wet pavement may have played a part in Friday's accident
Illinois Promoting Safe Routes To SchoolMascoutah and Freeburg in St. Clair County getting federal $$$ for new sidewalks
New Illinois Law Helps Military Families Gov. Quinn signs bill in Mascoutah, with Scott Air Force Base families looking on
Air Force Will Use MidAmerica Runway For 5 MonthsThe airport and base have a joint-use agreement allowing them to use each other's runways under such circumstances.
Battle Over Sewer Sludge In MascoutahShould treated human waste be used for farming fertilizer?
Storm Dumps Up To 15 Inches of Snow in IllinoisThe National Weather Service in St. Louis says 15 inches of snow was reported in Mascoutah. Nearby Belleville, Glen Carbon and Wood River each got more than 14 inches.
UPDATE: Police ID Man Fatally Stabbed in Mascoutah HomePolice conducting a well-being check on a man in Mascoutah Monday night found the man dead and his friend lying on a couch.
St. Clair County Chairman Defends Mid-America Airport LossesSt. Clair County Board Chairman Mark Kern says that while the county's $8.2 million asset decrease last year mirrored Mid-America's losses, several factors played a role.
Most Furloughed Workers Return to Work at Scott AFBScott Air Force Base spokeswoman Karen Petitt says the affected workers were notified Sunday that they should be back on the job Monday.