UAW Local 3206

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

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Barefoot burglar caught in tree Madison, Illinois

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:52:45 -0700

MADISON, IL (KPLR) – A burglary suspect was up a tree much of the night in Madison Illinois. It all began around 9:50 Wednesday night. Authorities said the man is suspected of burglarizing homes in Jersey County and Granite City and they went to Madison to arrest him. When they showed up the suspect went […]

Central Illinois Artists Bring Familiar Scenes to State Street Art Gallery at Robert Morris University Illinois

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:57:06 -0700

The combined work of three artists from central Illinois make up the summer exhibit at the State Street gallery. (PRWeb July 29, 2014) Read the full story at

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 […]

Escape to Italy's prison isle paradise

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 […]

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 17:25:59 -0700

Zoup!, a restaurant created around soups as well as salads and sandwiches, is on track to open at 3430 Broadway in late September or early October. Steve and Patti Bunch of Quincy have been taking training at the company...

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 […]

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