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West Main Street reopens after Belleville firefighters extinguish blaze

West Main Street in Belleville reopened by 4:30 p.m. Saturday after firefighters battled a garage blaze.

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Nominations sought for those who serve Highland

The Highland, IL Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for the highly coveted Business Person of the Year Award, Bob Hardy Citizen of the Year Award, Bill Pierce Chamber Member of the Year Award and the Homer Poss Lifetime Achievement Award. Winners will be announced and celebrated at the annual Highland Chamber of Commerce Membership Dinner & Awards Night on June 20.

Highland: Sports

HHS’ unbeaten streak hits 11 after scoreless draw with Indians

The Highland, IL High School girls soccer team has not scored in two games, but the Lady Bulldogs still pushed their unbeaten streak to 11 games (8-0-3) after earning a scoreless draw with visiting Mascoutah, IL Thursday at Glik Park. Highland has not allowed a goal in five consecutive games and has only been scored on two of the 11 games during the streak. Highland is located in Madison County in metro-east area of southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.

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Mail-in ballots change tie to one-vote lead in O'Fallon alderman race

Mail-in ballots put incumbent Alderman Jerry Albrecht one vote ahead of his challenger in O'Fallon's Ward 2. O'Fallon, IL is located near St. Louis, Mo., in the metro-east area of southern Illinois.
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Mail-in ballots change tie to one-vote lead in O'Fallon alderman race 2:31

Mail-in ballots change tie to one-vote lead in O'Fallon alderman race

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New St. Jacob Village Hall ground-breaking

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Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election 4:57

Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election