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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'She gave me my life': Kidney donor Judy Schmidt and recipient David Jacknewitz talk life-saving transplant

Caseyville Township Clerk David Jacknewitz gets a new kidney from his longtime friend Judy Schmidt.
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'She gave me my life': Kidney donor Judy Schmidt and recipient David Jacknewitz talk life-saving transplant 2:09

'She gave me my life': Kidney donor Judy Schmidt and recipient David Jacknewitz talk life-saving transplant

Scenes from Illinois PTA – Southern Region's 4th annual Back-to-School BASH 1:25

Scenes from Illinois PTA – Southern Region's 4th annual Back-to-School BASH

Tom King, Austin Wuebbels and Shane McBride talk Friday after Triad alumni defeat Highland 2:28

Tom King, Austin Wuebbels and Shane McBride talk Friday after Triad alumni defeat Highland

Scenes from Highland-Triad alumni football game 3:49

Scenes from Highland-Triad alumni football game