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  1. Report: Metro East counties still litigation magnetsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Legal Record

    St. Clair County Clerk Thomas Holbrook and County Board Chairman Mark Kern formally commemorate the 225th anniversary of the county's founding last week during at the Old Cahokia Courthouse. Photo courtesy of Julie Hauser.

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  2. Doug Danger's wheelie bike is stolen in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    After jumping more than 15 police cruisers on a motorcycle once ridden by his idol, Evel Knievel, Doug Senecal - known to his fans as Doug Danger - was riding high. He had raised a record amount of money at a sold-out event for the Boys & Girls Club in Topeka, Kansas, on Aug. 6 and stopped in Cahokia, Illinois, for an appearance Aug. 10 on his way home.

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  3. Naomi Joyce HaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Naomi Joyce Hale, age 81, formerly of East Alton, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2016, at Bria Nursing and Rehabilitation in Cahokia. She was born December 21, 1934 in East Alton, the daughter of Louis M. and Juanita B. Lockard.

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  4. Women Held Important Role in 'America's 1st City,' Burial Mound RevealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | LiveScience

    An important burial mound belonging to the pre-Columbian city of Cahokia, near present-day St. Louis, contains both men and women, not just men as previous studies had suggested. The remains of women and a child have been discovered at a burial mound at Cahokia, considered North America's first city, which previously was thought to hold only men, researchers say.

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  5. Cahokia native to become ILARNG firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | RiverBender.com

    Pvt. Chrishawn Crosby, of Cahokia, Illinois, was sworn into the Illinois Army National Guard July 8, 2016 at the St. Louis Military Entrance Processing Station. Crosby enlisted as a 12M, Firefighter, and will be assigned to the 662nd Engineering Detachment, Fire Fighting Team, based in Sparta, Illinois, upon completion of his training.

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  6. She didna t know hea d murdered another girlfriend until it was too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... l over Sherrie. He had bound Stockwell's hands and feet, gagged her and beaten her to death in a home they shared in Cahokia, Ill. Just three weeks before the killing, Adele had pleaded guilty to tying and gagging her in a domestic

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  7. Single Mother 'Arrested for Grass' After Not MowingRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2016 | US News & World Report

    ... reporter Courtney Bryant reviewed a copy of the written complaint issued to Conner, and confirmed with officials in Cahokia, Illinois, that Conner was detained for about 30 minutes, during which time her children were left alone with an inspector ...

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  8. United States of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Leslie J. Woods, Defendant-Appellant.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... on June 17, 2010, when Woods drove three masked and armed gang members to the Best Stop convenience store in Cahokia, Illinois. Woods waited in the car while the other three entered and robbed the store of over $11,000. During this robbery one ...

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  9. Money donated in bid to make Illinois site national parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    The Cahokia Mounds is the largest pre-Columbian settlement north of Mexico. Archeologists say it was home to as many as 20,000 people in its heyday around 1100 A.D. The Bellville News-Democrat reported the St. Clair County Board this week approved a $25,000 contribution to the HeartLands Conservancy as the group lobbies for the national-park designation.

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  10. More \232aRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Officials in southwestern Illinois are putting more money into a bid to make an ancient historic site a national park. The Cahokia Mounds is the largest pre-Columbian settlement north of Mexico.

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  11. Money donated in bid to make Illinois site national parkRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | Washington Times

    Officials in southwestern Illinois are putting more money into a bid to make an ancient historic site a national park. The Cahokia Mounds is the largest pre-Columbian settlement north of Mexico.

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  12. TRACK: Upland's Anderson leads Inland athletes at USATF championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... from the Highlanders, Ricky Wright placed 14th in the long jump with a best of 22 feet, 8.50 inches. Jamari Ward of Cahokia, Illinois had the winning jump of 25-8.50. Moreno Valley Rancho Verde recent graduate Destiny Longmire is scheduled to ...

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  13. Nursing home patients evacuated after fire Read Story Casey NolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    It happened around 4:30 p.m. at the Cahokia Nursing Center in Cahokia, Illinois. Firefighters have not said what caused the fire, but said it was contained to one or two rooms.

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  14. Cahokia wins 6th consecutive Illinois boys' Track titleRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Washington Times

    The Cahokia Comanches have won a record sixth consecutive Illinois Class 2A boys' Track and Field title despite the absence of last year's champion in both the long and triple jumps. New Berlin won its first ever Class 1A title Saturday at O'Brien Stadium on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.

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  15. Girls track and field: 1st-place 1,600 relay team gives Kaneland share of Class 2A titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... the day, the Kaneland girls 1,600-meter relay team needed to win in order to catch defending Class 2A state champion Cahokia. After the team of junior Nicole Sreenan, seniors Carly Bartholomew and Allie Heinzer and sophomore Jamie Martens cruised to ...

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  16. Girls track and field: Kaneland ties Cahokia for Class 2A state crownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... seconds as the 10 points garnered enabled the Knights to share the state title with two-time defending champion Cahokia with 53 points each. It was the first state championship for a girls sport at the Maple Park high school since the track team won ...

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  17. Eric Wesley converts a former Taco Bell restaurant into a new programming initiativeRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Art Daily

    Bortolami announces the inaugural exhibition of Eric Wesley / St. Louis, a year-long evolving project, the second of the gallery's Artist / City programming initiative. Wesley has converted a former Taco Bell restaurant in Cahokia, Illinois, replete with ersatz Spanish Colonial architecture, into 'The Bell' which he will actively re-program throughout the year.

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  18. Prep girls track and field: First-place 1,600 relay team gives Kaneland share of Class 2A titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... of the day, the Kaneland girls 1,600-meter relay team needed to win in order to catch defending Class 2A champion Cahokia. After the team of junior Nicole Sreenan, seniors Carly Bartholomew and Allie Heinzer and sophomore Jamie Martens cruised to a ...

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  19. Kevin McDaniel Dies At 54Read the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Southwest Florida Online

    Kevin Dean McDaniel, age 54, of Moore Haven, passed away May 17, 2016 in Fort Myers. He was born Sep. 18, 1961 in Cahokia, IL where he also grew up.

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  20. South Carolina forward Raymond Doby leaving the programRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... with Cobb and Gregory, when police discovered marijuana in a car they were all in. Doby is a 6-foot-6 forward from Cahokia, Illinois. He averaged 1.8 points and 1.3 rebounds in 16 games. Martin also announced Wednesday the signing of five players, ...

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