UAW Local 3206

2014A State St. Suite 215
Granite City, IL 62040, USA

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Granite City, IL

Stewart stays busy in sprint cars

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0700

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Residents around Morrison Road get much delayed safety road

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:52:06 -0700

MADISON COUNTY, IL (KPLR) – It`s a battle that`s been brewing since 2012, now the residents in Pontoon Beach, and surrounding townships are seeing the fruits of their labor. A stretch of Morrison road is torn up because of a new Union Pacific railroad project. It was just one of two ways residents could get […]

Granite City students earn money, prizes for school

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:22:59 -0700

Students at Frohardt Elementary School in Granite City earn money and prizes for their school by col

Sun, sea, sand: Italy's paradise prisons

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:48:58 -0700

Not a bad place to get banged up -- picturesque former island prisons are now a tourist draw.

Doing time on Italy's prison islands

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:26:49 -0700

Pristine beaches, unspoiled nature and few tourists -- a stretch on these former penal colonies is no longer a punishment.

U.S. crude-by-rail projects; Monroe Energy getting more Bakken to PA refinery

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:08:33 -0700

(Adds Monroe Energy/Bridger project) HOUSTON, July 21 (Reuters) - U.S. oil producers, refiners and logistics companies are deep into the crude-by-rail movement with dozens of projects throughout the United States and crude movements via rail that jumped 71 percent in 2013 compared to the prior year. Rapid proliferation of oil-by-train shipments started more than four years ago to get oil to ...

Brooklyn police looking for a person of interest in club shooting

Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:02:11 -0700

BROOKLYN, IL (KTVI) – Brooklyn police want to talk to a person of interest in a shooting that occurred at the Pink Slip night club early Sunday morning. The Granite City police called Brooklyn officers after a gunshot victim was admitted to Gateway Regional hospital. When Brooklyn officers arrived at the club, they encountered a […]

Carl Junction gardening club breaks ground on project for Memorial Park

Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:38:25 -0700

The Carl Junction Cultivators Club broke ground Friday on a project for Memorial Park as workers began installing a granite bench that will soon be surrounded by a brick patio.

Bicyclists ride across Illinois in honor of fallen officers

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:47 -0700

ALTON, IL (KTVI)– More than 50 bicyclists left from the Alton Marina Thursday morning for an emotional ride across Illinois. They are riding to support the Illinois families of law officers killed in the line of duty. The group showed up at the marina at 6am and was on the road by about 7:30am. Many […]

Cairo to memorialize 2 slain in botched bank heist

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:47:11 -0700

CAIRO, IL (AP) – A southern Illinois city where two bank workers were killed during a botched robbery is planning to memorialize the victims. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports that two pink granite benches will be placed in Cairo’s (KAIR’-oh’s) Halliday Park in memory of slain Anita Joe Grace of Olive Branch and Nita Jo […]

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