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Cahokia celebrates track state champs 01:16

Cahokia celebrates track state champs

Vintage Radio Repair now open in Belleville 02:34

Vintage Radio Repair now open in Belleville

Three cops fire, kill double murder suspect in Washington Park 00:56

Three cops fire, kill double murder suspect in Washington Park

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Mayor Mark Eckert talks about Hofbräuhaus

Officer-involved shooting in Washington Park 00:31

Officer-involved shooting in Washington Park

Smithton realtors discuss customer loyalty 00:46

Smithton realtors discuss customer loyalty

Belleville Memorial Day Parade And Ceremony 02:07

Belleville Memorial Day Parade And Ceremony

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Drug agents raid Rodeway Inn in Caseyville

Dupo's Daugherty Public Library District seeks funds as Illinois budget crisis hits home 02:34

Dupo's Daugherty Public Library District seeks funds as Illinois budget crisis hits home

Family hoping for justice after teen on bicycle is killed 01:35

Family hoping for justice after teen on bicycle is killed

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Memorial Day is for saying the names

Belleville’s Walnut Hill Cemetery has a new monument to the 15 young men from the Belleville area who died in the Vietnam War. Remembering their names on Memorial Day is a way to honor them and help them to live on.

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Election-year politics dim hopes of Illinois budget deal

Republicans paint Democrats as interested only in raising taxes, opposing reforms

Democrats accuse GOP of trying to help wealthy at the expense of middle class

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Bike-rental station coming to East Belleville YMCA

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Belleville Memorial Day Parade And Ceremony

Cahokia celebrates track state champs 01:16

Cahokia celebrates track state champs

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Vintage Radio Repair now open in Belleville

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Smithton realtors discuss customer loyalty

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Dupo's Daugherty Public Library District seeks funds as Illinois budget crisis hits home

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O'Fallon wins first regional softball championship for seniors

O'Fallon Panthers celebrate regional softball win 02:09

O'Fallon Panthers celebrate regional softball win

Waterloo baseball senior Tyler McAlister no-hits Columbia in regional championship game 01:53

Waterloo baseball senior Tyler McAlister no-hits Columbia in regional championship game

Freeburg baseball's Keegan Baxmeyer talks about Saturday's regional championship win over Triad 01:41

Freeburg baseball's Keegan Baxmeyer talks about Saturday's regional championship win over Triad

Edwardsville wins 11th straight softball regional with win over Belleville East 01:43

Edwardsville wins 11th straight softball regional with win over Belleville East

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Okawville pitcher Brendan Killion talks about the Rockets' baseball super-sectional win

Killion gave up six runs early before buckling down, tossing all eight innings in a dramatic 8-7, eight-inning win over Abingdon-Avon on Monday at the Class 1A Springfield Super-Sectional. The win sends the Rockets (19-14-1) back to state for the second straight year.
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Okawville pitcher Brendan Killion talks about the Rockets' baseball super-sectional win 01:32

Okawville pitcher Brendan Killion talks about the Rockets' baseball super-sectional win

Bike-rental station coming to East Belleville YMCA 00:47

Bike-rental station coming to East Belleville YMCA

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Belleville Memorial Day Parade And Ceremony

Cahokia celebrates track state champs 01:16

Cahokia celebrates track state champs