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SPRINGFIELD – State Sen. Bill Haine (D-Alton) filed legislation today to correct a flaw currently in state law that can exempt gun ranges from noise complaints. Haine filed the proposal after he was contacted by several homeowners in close proximity to a Godfrey-area gun range called Trigger Talent.The... read more
EDWARDSVILLE - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Elite Properties announced today Edwardsville’s top listing, sales agent and sales teams of the month. Listing Agent and Sales Agent of the Month was Carolyn Koester, and Sales Team of the Month was the Butler Marcus Team. Top Listing honors go to... read more
ALTON - The Alton Fire Department is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) personnel grant in the amount of $863,602 from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) / Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the hiring of four firefighters.Acceptance... read more
ALTON – Colleen Becker has joined OSF HealthCare as Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer, for OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony’s Health Center in Alton. Colleen began her new role on May 30, reporting to Sister M. Anselma, Chief Operating Officer.Colleen’s responsibilities include leading... read more
ST. LOUIS - Excessive heat warnings and advisories continue to grip the region as the weekend looms ahead.Infrared thermometer readings in Downtown Alton on Friday afternoon showed a 157-degree temperature in a sitting parked car and a 135-degree temperature on nearby pavement.Excessive heat warnings... read more
GRAFTON - ‘Tis the season of snow cones, sunscreen, relaxing days in the summer sun and Christmas… in July. On Tuesday, July 25 Raging Rivers Waterpark will host a Christmas in July party complete with a toy drive benefiting Toys for Tots, a special guest appearance, festive music and more.... read more
ALTON – The driver involved in the crash where a car lost control and collided with a pole, then ignited into flames at Landmarks Boulevard and Ridge Street in Alton has died.The driver Tommy G. Thomas, 37, from the 100 block of Shepley Drive in St. Louis, died from injuries that stemmed from th... read more
EDWARDSVILLE – The new Hansen Meat Co. location in Edwardsville is already a hit with customers.The business recently opened at 1059 Century Drive in Edwardsville and Ryan Hansen, one of the owners, said business has already taken off.The new store is the second to open in the last two years for... read more
ALTON - The Alton Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau is once again hosting Kid‘Cation, a family-friendly getaway designed to bring families together for a last summer adventure. Movie night by the river, super hero training camp, free kids’ admission to Raging Rivers Water Park, Train... read more
EDWARDSVILLE - Girl Scouts gathered at Camp Torqua this week for their fifth annual STEM Day Camp.Throughout the week, the girls had the opportunity to learn about science, technology, engineering and math with hands on examples."We have about 56 girls registered from all over our council," Program Manage... read more

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