U.S. Steel

United Steel Workers rally for new contract in Granite City, Illinois on August 21, 2015. Their current pact with U.S. Steel expires September 1. (KMOX photo)

Granite City Steel Workers Rally For Contract

Hundreds take part in local show of solidarity, as talks with big steel companies heat up across the United States

08/22/2015

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Local Steelworkers to Rally for ‘Fair’ Contract

“We’re just not engaged in meaningful negotiation,” Dowling says. “And the clock is ticking.”

08/21/2015

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Illinois Congressman Bost Says Granite City Steel Will Come Back

CEO of U.S. Steel promises shutdown is only temporary.

03/26/2015

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Granite City Schools Concerned About Impact of Plant Closure on Tax Vote

The Granite City School District has a measure on the April 7 ballot calling for a property tax increase to maintain current academic standards.

03/26/2015

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U.S. Steel May ‘Temporarily’ Idle Granite City Operations

Over 2,000 workers would be impacted.

03/25/2015

Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart (D-Belleville) speaks at the "Save Our Steel Jobs" rally in Granite City on May 16, 2014 (Flickr photo)

Save Our Steel Jobs Rally in Granite City

Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart said he’s on board for tightening regulations on imported steel from South Korea.

05/17/2014

Steelworkers Ratify Pact at U.S. Steel

Agreement involves Granite City Works in Granite City, Illinois.

09/29/2012

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Pedestrian Struck by Car in Granite City Dies

Gary W. Hildreth of Granite City, just finished his shift at U.S. Steel when he crossed 20th Street to get to his car.

12/20/2011

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