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2014/04/19 05:29
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ALTON — A “nuisance” house that burned last week in Alton was the subject of a request police had filed asking a court to determine probable cause for forfeiture of the property. On April 10 — the...
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2014/04/19 04:51
2014/04/19 04:51
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ALTON — An Alton police lieutenant’s slot remains unfilled since a retirement at the beginning of April, with the chief reportedly considering some administrative reorganization in the...
2014/04/16 05:34
2014/04/16 05:34
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HIDALGO COUNTY - Federal and local authorities raided a stash house in Alton and arrested 30 illegal immigrants. The house, in the 3200 block of Costa Azul Lane, was raided at 1 p.m. Tuesday. A tip...
2014/04/16 02:50
2014/04/16 02:50
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April 16, 1989 An East Alton-based burglary ring that operated in northern Madison and Jersey counties – including fencing operations that sold stolen items, was broken up, Madison County State’s...
2014/04/15 03:50
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ALTON — A “nuisance” house that burned last week in Alton was the subject of a request police had filed asking a court to determine probable cause for forfeiture of the property. On April 10 — the...
2014/04/13 04:50
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GODFREY — It took only two months in 1979 for Fire Chief John Sowders to decide he wanted a career in the fire service. He officially retired after 29 years with the Alton Fire Department in March...
2014/04/12 02:50
2014/04/12 02:50
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ALTON — Police were able to quickly solve a church burglary this week after discovering a backpack one of the juvenile intruders left inside the pulpit. The backpack, belonging to a 14-year-old girl,...
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2014/04/11 19:50
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ALTON — A woman slammed a door of a black Infiniti M35x on her finger shortly after noon Friday in a drugstore parking lot, amputating and temporarily losing the digit’s tip. Alton police,...
2014/04/10 21:51
2014/04/10 21:51
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ALTON — A house burned early Thursday that had a home invasion and two drug busts in recent years, as well as citations for allegedly being in violation of city building codes. The white-sided,...
2014/04/09 05:29
2014/04/09 05:29
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EAST ST. LOUIS — A judge Thursday sentenced an Alton doctor to a year in prison for dispensing dangerous drugs from a “pill mill,” even though the doctor was warned some of his patients were ending up...
2014/04/08 22:51
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ALTON — Dog owners and their pit bull terriers congregating on sidewalks around Hellrung Park led an alderwoman to seek a ban on dogs within two city parks. “I went past Hellrung Park and there were...
2014/04/04 19:50
2014/04/04 19:50
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ALTON — When word began spreading Tuesday that a possible active shooter situation was taking place at Roxana High School, Alton administrators were busy ensuring the safety of their schools wasn’t in...
2014/04/03 22:51
2014/04/03 22:51
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EAST ST. LOUIS — A judge Thursday sentenced an Alton doctor to a year in prison for dispensing dangerous drugs from a “pill mill,” even though the doctor was warned some of his patients were ending up...
2014/04/01 12:20
2014/04/01 12:20
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... –A blatant rip-off targeting your tax refunds is the latest “too good to be true” deals News 4’s Chris Nagus investigates. Leslie Bridges say a great deal on Craigslist and determined to use...
2014/03/30 04:50
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ALTON — A man and woman face differing felony charges after one of the suspects allegedly fired a shot toward an occupied vehicle March 23 in Alton. Friday, the Madison County State’s Attorney’s...
2014/03/28 21:50
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ALTON — Illinois’ new conceal and carry law is prompting emergency medical services providers to consider what to do when a patient is carrying a handgun, which is likely to include buying locking...
2014/03/28 04:50
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ALTON — An apparent dexterous person used a small tool to unobtrusively pull $6,000 worth of jewelry, piece by piece, through small gaps in display cases at Macy’s, escaping undetected. An employee...
2014/03/28 03:50
2014/03/28 03:50
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ALTON — One or more thieves took three bicycles from racks on the back of two vehicles parked in separate residential driveways last weekend. Both victims reported the thefts March 22. In one...
2014/03/27 05:29
2014/03/27 05:29
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ALTON — A city man is facing a misdemeanor charge after allegedly hitting the son of a Madison County Board member, who was severely beaten last year. Alton police cited suspect Enoch C. Smith, 52,...
2014/03/27 04:50
2014/03/27 04:50
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ALTON — A woman who left home for a few hours March 20 returned to find someone had gotten inside her house and stole prescription medications and a television set. An Alton police report says the...
2014/04/19 05:29
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