Prosecutors’ police target drugs, but get cash

Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons created his own police force to take drugs off local interstates, but the idea borrowed from La Salle County is under fire. Gibbons would be better served working with the police agencies that exist instead of creating his own.

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Cahokia's Grant Is BND Player of the Week

Cahokia three-year starting quarterback Wayne Grant passed for 270 yards and four touchdowns in a win over Highland in Week 1. The senior capped a 70-yard drive with the winning touchdown pass to Kenyon Sanders with 14 seconds left.
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Cahokia's Grant Is BND Player of the Week 2:03

Cahokia's Grant Is BND Player of the Week

WW II Veteran receives medals 4:00

WW II Veteran receives medals

Here's a shaggy dragon story, thanks to Okinawan performers 1:27

Here's a shaggy dragon story, thanks to Okinawan performers

Student of the week Andrew Durrer 3:28

Student of the week Andrew Durrer