Obama defends America, boosts Clinton

President Barack Obama delivered an impassioned speech Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention, defending America from a pessimistic Republican view and promoting his chosen successor, Hillary Clinton.

Kern paints Dumbo white, calls him green

St. Clair County Board members for the third time said they don’t want oversight of MidAmerica Airport operations. Leaving multi-million dollar decisions that drive up taxes in the hands of appointees is the very definition of taxation without representation.

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Highland Post 439 advances at American Legion State Tournament

Pitcher Mike McGill lasted eight innings, struck out six and scattered seven hits in a shut-out win over Mount Prospect in the first round of the Illinois American Legion State Baseball Tournament in Jerseyville. Catcher Matt Augustine had three hits and a sacrifice fly to ace the Highland offense.
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Highland Post 439 advances at American Legion State Tournament 1:43

Highland Post 439 advances at American Legion State Tournament

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Rob Nora Apartments residents forced to move

Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks in Belleville about term limits 1:40

Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks in Belleville about term limits

MRF Revisited is a new concert series 1:04

MRF Revisited is a new concert series