The $100 million federal TechHire initiative hopes to train more people for jobs in the technology field. TechHire is modeled in part on LaunchCode, a program that began in St. Louis.
Another week left in special $10 adoption program to ease overcrowding at shelter.
This year, Jennifer Hudson and Train will appear along with others to share uplifting stories about children from foster care.
Three people were killed in a SUV-train collision in Vandalia.
Mehlville Fire Department says no one was injured, no property was damaged, and, according to Deputy Chief Tim Dempsey of the fire department, the derailment was not a dangerous situation at any time.
O’Fallon Police say 22- year-old Guiseppe Aracri was visiting and walking on the track when he was hit by a Northfolk Southern Train.
Driver of the truck in critical condition.
A truck driver is dead after his delivery truck was hit by a freight train in Freeburg Illinois.
A man who died after being hit by a train in Des Moines is suspected of earlier attacking someone in a nearby home.
16 hospitals from throughout southwestern Illinois will take part in Tuesday’s exercise, which will simulate a train crash in Alton.