Stopping in Collinsville for a little Chinese

Collinsville merges four executive jobs into two, but raises taxes by nearly $1 million and transfers $600,000 in sales taxes to support more city workers. Five top workers are gone in short time, raising the question: What’s wrong at City Hall?

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Cahokia celebrates track state champs

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Three cops fire, kill double murder suspect in Washington Park

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Mayor Mark Eckert talks about Hofbräuhaus

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Belleville Memorial Day Parade And Ceremony

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Drug agents raid Rodeway Inn in Caseyville

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

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Family hoping for justice after teen on bicycle is killed

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Triad graduate wins best of show in Belleville's Art on the Square high school contest

Jennifer Clifton offers tips on framing artwork; the Triad student won best of show in the high school category at Art on the Square in Belleville recently.
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Triad graduate wins best of show in Belleville's Art on the Square high school contest 00:39

Triad graduate wins best of show in Belleville's Art on the Square high school contest

Belleville West teacher Jennifer Sage retires 01:19

Belleville West teacher Jennifer Sage retires

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