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How Can Illinois Pay for Roads?

It’s time for state lawmakers to put together another construction program, says Senate President John Cullerton (D-Chicago), and he says though it’s needed, it won’t be easy to accomplish.


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MetroLink Down in Metro East After Car Hits Utility Pole

Repairs to take most of the day and could stretch into evening rush hour, according to MetroLink spokesperson.


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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.


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Address Error Leads To Wrong Omaha Roof Repair

An Omaha couple will be getting a new roof after an address mix-up resulted in some errant roofers tearing off much of the old one on their home.


Queen of the Mississippi

Lock Repair Forces Queen of the Mississippi to Dock in Cape Girardeau

It was recently featured in USA Today as the best way to paddle the Mississippi River, but because of a emergency repairs to a lock north of St. Louis the Queen of the Mississippi cruise ship is stuck in Cape Girardeau.


WYATT, MO - MAY 03:  Floodwater flows over the Birds Point levee after the Army Corps of Engineers blew a massive hole in it to divert water from the town of Cairo, Illinois May 3, 2011 near Wyatt, Missouri. (Getty/ Scott Olson)

Missouri to Chip in $3.3M to Help Repair Busted Levees

The program requires the levees to pass routine inspections and their operators to chip in 20% of the repair costs.


Eagleton Federal Courthouse

UPDATE: Repairs to Federal Courthouse Could Reach $10M

Officials said the work should be completed by next summer.


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Missouri Begins Fixing Flood-Damaged Roads

MoDOT says 18 main roads, including U.S 159 and Missouri 111, are still covered with water.


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Man Wanted For Home Repair Fraud In Madison County

James Markle as several cases of repair fraud and theft pending against him.


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Charges Filed in Death of Man Who Owned Home Repair Company

Bobby Hartzell, 74, was hit by shotgun blast as he tried to leave shooting scene.