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Gaming expansion bill on hold, future of Fairmount Park in limbo

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Dwight Kay speaking at Fairmount Park town hall / Photo by Roger Starkey

Senate Bill 1739, the gaming expansion bill that had many in the Collinsville area concerned about the future of Fairmount Park, will not be voted on in the spring session. The proposal would have allowed for video gaming at horse racing tracks in Illinois, but there has been no clear consensus on how to include […]

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Collinsville Police looking for Farm Fresh Dairy burglar

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The man responsible for robbing a Collinsville and Edwardsville Farm Fresh store, along with the car he drove in both burglaries

The Collinsville Police are asking the public to help identify a man who robbed the Collinsville Farm Fresh Dairy store on May 15. The man, police said, also robbed the Edwardsville Farm Fresh Milk Store on May 24. Both robberies happened in the afternoon while employees were present, Collinsville Police Detective Chris Warren said. “He […]

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2014 Collinsville High School graduation photos

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2014 CHS Graduation 9 Read More →