MidAmerica needs early snow job removal

St. Clair County leaders decided to delay $835,000 in improvements to the MidAmerica Airport terminal. They said the bids were too high, but when has small change mattered at the flying money pit? More likely they wanted to give challengers less ammunition before the Nov. 8 election.

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Truck driver killed on Interstate 270

A truck driver died Wednesday after swerving off Interstate 270 near Glen Carbon. The truck wound up on the side of the road causing backups along the highway as police investigated the cause of the crash.
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Truck driver killed on Interstate 270 0:33

Truck driver killed on Interstate 270

East St. Louis High School football practice 0:37

East St. Louis High School football practice

Stone sculptor Paul Bayer is one of 100 artists at Midwest Salute to the Arts 2:05

Stone sculptor Paul Bayer is one of 100 artists at Midwest Salute to the Arts

Flames through old house roof in historic area near McKendree U 1:18

Flames through old house roof in historic area near McKendree U