Clinton: America faces ‘moment of reckoning’

Accepting the Democratic Party’s nomination, she tried to do what her husband did for her in his own address Tuesday night – humanize herself by telling personal stories and showing glimmers of her personality. She shared an often-not seen personal side, talking about her late mother, her daughter and grandchildren. And she rallied the crowd with details from her broad policy portfolio.

Something rotten in the county of Dunstan

Madison County Treasurer Kurt Prenzler’s bungled handling of a handicapped discrimination lawsuit is hitting the $1 million mark. That’s bad, but then the guy he’s trying to unseat as county chairman has dirty hands from a property tax scandal that could cost the county much more.

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Combines make big hits Thursday at fair

Highlights from the 25th annual combine demolition derby at the Madison County Fair, sponsored by the St. Rose fire department.
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Combines make big hits Thursday at fair 4:08

Combines make big hits Thursday at fair

Mark Eckert: Dallas Cook's request is 'appalling' 2:53

Mark Eckert: Dallas Cook's request is 'appalling'

Dallas Cook: Mayor needs to stop interfering with my office 2:41

Dallas Cook: Mayor needs to stop interfering with my office

Cars, kids, dogs and beef jerky: All in a day's work 0:49

Cars, kids, dogs and beef jerky: All in a day's work