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  • Holiday hoops galore in Columbia

    The Columbia-Freeburg Boys Holiday Basketball Tournament tipped off Wednesday at Columbia High School with all of the local teams taking to the court. Waterloo and Valmeyer each played two games, including one against each other. Gibault, Columbia...

    • Posted December 28, 2017
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  • Thefts from Columbia auto dealerships reported

    Columbia police are investigating the thefts of wheels and tires from two local auto dealerships. On Dec. 18, officers responded to Royal Gate Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep in the 500 block of Admiral Weinel Boulevard to investigate the theft of wheels...

    • Posted December 27, 2017
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  • Raging Bulldogs clip Ice Eagles in thriller

    A rivalry hockey clash of unbeatens was as exciting as advertised Thursday night at the Granite City Ice Arena. With a packed house on hand, the Freeburg-Waterloo Raging Bulldogs edged the Columbia Ice Eagles, 2-1. There was...

    • Posted December 22, 2017
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  • Hockey rivals to collide Thursday

    In Mississippi Valley Club Hockey Association action, both Columbia and Freeburg-Waterloo kept their unbeaten seasons intact entering Thursday’s much anticipated rivalry showdown. The Ice Eagles (10-0-2) settled for a 1-1 tie last Tuesday night against Belleville. Sean...

    • Posted December 20, 2017
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  • Boys hoops action heating up

    The high school basketball season is going full speed with holiday tournaments on the horizon. Columbia (3-4) defeated Freeburg at home on Friday night, 53-39, giving head coach Mark Sandstrom his 300th career victory. He now has...

    • Posted December 17, 2017
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  • Eagles win Candy Cane Classic title

    The Columbia High School girls basketball team capped off another successful Candy Cane Classic with a victory over Marquette to win the tourney title Saturday afternoon at Gibault Catholic High School in Waterloo. The Eagles (6-5) advanced...

    • Posted December 17, 2017
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  • ATM stolen from Waterloo tavern

    The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the theft of an ATM machine early last week from inside Route 3 Bar & Grill just south of Waterloo. The tavern is located at 6180 State Route 3 near...

    • Posted December 14, 2017
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  • Nelson swims at Junior Nationals

    Carter Nelson of Columbia, who is a member of the Flyers Aquatic Swim Team in St. Louis, participated in the Speedo Winter Junior Nationals in Iowa over the weekend. The event was sanctioned by USA Swimming.  Carter...

    • Posted December 13, 2017
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  • Saints drop out of Mon-Clair League

    The Columbia Saints informed the Mon-Clair Baseball League this week that they are disbanding the club, ending a 15-year run in their most recent incarnation as a team. “The Saints will not be in the Mon-Clair League...

    • Posted December 13, 2017
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  • WHS wrestlers off to strong start

    The Waterloo High School wrestling team has gotten off to a solid start to its 2017-18 campaign with some big matches ahead. The Bulldogs are 6-2 in dual competition following a loss last Tuesday to Althoff. Waterloo...

    • Posted December 13, 2017
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  • Large shed fire in old Valmeyer

      Firefighters worked well into Monday morning to contain a large shed fire in old Valmeyer. The shed, and several vehicles stored inside, were completely destroyed. Valmeyer Fire Chief Floyd Floarke said a Union Pacific train official...

    • Posted December 10, 2017
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  • Rough weekend for boys hoops squads

    The early season woes continue for most of the local high school boys basketball teams, as evidenced this weekend. Waterloo and Gibault dropped two games each and Columbia lost at home. Valmeyer bucked the trend, however, to...

    • Posted December 10, 2017
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