Madison County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Alton Police Pick Training UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Alton Police have trained with the Southwestern Illinois Law Enforcement Commission Mobile Training Unit for 42 years, and that partnership will continue for at least another year. There was a possibility the City Council would switch from the current Mobile Training Unit to one that serves the area immediately north of Madison County, but a new deal has been reached that will continue Alton's relationship with SILEC.

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  2. Sentence in Stalking CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... Grafton pleaded guilty to aggravated stalking and public indecency and must register as a sex offender. The Madison County Sheriff's Department was called April 19th and April 23rd following a complaint of a suspicious person outside a home in the ...

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  3. Driver Dies After Minor CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    A St. Louis man, who operated an insurance office in Wood River, died at an area hospital Monday after a minor traffic crash in Madison County. 33-year-old Andrew Gobczynski died at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City, but apparently not from injuries in the crash.

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  4. Bar Owners Dislike Proposed FeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... another cut into their bottom line that in many cases is already treading on thin ice. The president of the Madison County Licensed Beverage Association pointed out that the state is exploring the possibility of taking more of a cut from the money ...

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  5. MCT Expanding ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Madison County Transit is gearing up for an expansion in service for 2015. Highlights of the proposed improvements include later weekday service on its cross county routes and the addition of Sunday service in Alton, Roxana, Wood River, Collinsville, Edwardsville and Granite City.

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  6. U.S. Chamber Launches Campaign to Shine Spotlight on Lawsuit Abuse in Madison County, Ill.Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Personal Injury Law News

    The U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform today unveiled a campaign to raise awareness of systemic lawsuit abuse in one of the nation's most notorious jurisdictions, Madison County, Ill. The effort focuses on out-of-state litigants that are flooding the county court's asbestos docket.

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  7. U.S. Chamber Launches Campaign to Combat Lawsuit Abuse in Madison County, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... a campaign to raise awareness of systemic lawsuit abuse in one of the nation's most notorious jurisdictions, Madison County, Illinois. The effort focuses on out-of-state litigants that are flooding the county court's asbestos docket. Due to Madison ...

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  8. Edmond L ReedRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born May 19, 1931 in Dodge City, Kan., he was a son of Frieda Graham and Rolland K. Reed. The US Navy veteran worked as an ironworker for years, and later became a transportation driver for the Madison County Juvenile Detention Center.

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  9. Cyril Nick Koch DDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Catholic Church.Dr. Koch owned and operated a dental practice on Milton Road for 50 years. He was a member of Madison County Dental Society and was instrumental in establishing the Southern Illinois Dental School in Alton. He was an initial member ...

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  10. Coat Drive and Fundraiser Nearing EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... Riverbend Head Start and Family Services to provide coats for children in the head Start program throughout Madison County. The fundraiser and coat collection runs through December 11th. If you'd like to donate a new or gently used coat or funds to ...

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  11. Police Searching for Missing ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Authorities in Madison County are asking for the public's help after a Collinsville man was reported missing by his wife on Thursday. The Madison County Sheriff's Office says 69-year old David A. McAdams was last seen around 12 p.m. at the Community First Bank in Fairview Heights.

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  12. Alton officer accused of destroying evidenceRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons says a grand jury indicted 38-year-old Jonathan Forrler on Thursday. He's charged with a felony count of official misconduct over the destruction of evidence in a sexual assault case.

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  13. Alton Cop ChargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    An Alton police officer has been charged with Official Misconduct by a Madison County Grand Jury. 37-year-old Johnathan K. Forrler is accused of destroying evidence from pending criminal cases.

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  14. Three Charged in RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... the suspects allegedly took a cell phone, money and other items from the victims. Charged on Thursday in Madison County Court with home invasion and two counts of armed robbery were 19 year olds Royce Richardson of the 1200 block of Spaulding in ...

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  15. Attorney: Elston not addicted to prescriptionaRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Attorney: Elston not addicted to prescription drugs Fifty-two count indictment spells out charges against former deputy Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The defense attorney who represents a former Madison County sheriff's deputy charged with prescription drug fraud said his client does not have an addiction to prescription medications. John "Jerry" Elston, a retired Madison County Sheriff's Office lieutenant, faces a 52-count indictment on charges of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud.

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  16. Appeal filed over Illinois' fracking rulesRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Our Environment on Monday asked the Mount Vernon-based 5th District Appellate Court to hear the matter. Madison County Circuit Judge Barbara Crowder last month denied the plaintiffs' request for a preliminary injunction over the rules meant to ...

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  17. Lakin Sworn In As SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    There's officially a new sheriff in Madison County. John Lakin was sworn in Monday morning, taking over duties as the county's top cop.

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  18. Rosemary Ann RobertsRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... committeeman, secretary of Madison Co. Republican Party, Secretary of Godfrey Republican Party, and a former Madison County Republican Party Woman of the Year. She is survived by four daughters; Stacy Giddens (Jim) of Alton, Sheryl Goodpasture ...

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  19. Enterprise Zones Awaiting State ApprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Legislators in Madison County are waiting for state approval of three ordinances addressing the renewal of two enterprise zones and the creation of a third that were approved by the county board earlier this month. Lawmakers are aiming to extend the Southwestern and Riverbend Enterprise Zones which include Granite City, Venice, Madison and local municipalities like Alton, Bethalto, East Alton, Roxana, Hartford, Wood River and South Roxana.

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  20. Alvis Gene ZellerRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Alvis Gene Zeller, 87, passed away at 6:14pm on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at Relais Bonne Eau Hospice House in Edwardsville. He was born on October 4, 1927, in Jarvis Township, Madison County, Illinois, the son of the late Clarence and Irean Zeller.

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