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Park Hills man joins wife in sex trafficking guilty plea

EAST ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A 28-year-old St. Francois County man pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to his role in a multi-state sex trafficking operation, Acting U.S. 129 more words


East STL High School Students Join Call For Illinois School Funding Reform

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KMOX) – East St. Louis high school students have gotten involved in the effort to pass education funding reform in Illinois. 559 more words


So long, Armour

Some of you, primarily midwestern, urbexers out there are familiar with the Armour meatpacking plant in East St. Louis. Word was, after roughly a half century of decay, it was coming down. 134 more words


East St. Louis man dies after being hit by MetroLink train

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) – A 56-year-old East St. Louis man who was struck by a MetroLink train last month in southwestern Illinois has died.

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Ordered to leave; East St. Louis apartment tenants want answers

EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI) – East St. Louis residents living in the Oak Park Ranchettes Apartment building say they were ordered out of their apartments without warning Thursday afternoon. 206 more words


State Budget Crisis Forces Agency to Cut Programs, Workers

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) – A social services agency based in East St. Louis is suspending programs and laying off 117 workers amid the state budget impasse. 126 more words


Illinois Police Departments Use Website to Get Body Cameras

PALMYRA, Ill. (AP) – At least 10 law enforcement agencies in Illinois have turned to the Internet to raise enough money to purchase body cameras for officers. 128 more words