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  • Ice Eagles win regular season crown

    The regular season has ended in the Mississippi Valley Club Hockey Association with Columbia securing the top seed for the playoffs that begin this week. The Ice Eagles defeated Collinsville on Thursday, 5-3, to conclude the regular...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Car downs utility pole across Route 3

    Traffic was shut down between Waterloo and Columbia for several hours early Sunday morning after a suspected drunk driver crashed into a power pole along Route 3, resulting in a downed pole and wires across the roadway....

    • Posted January 28, 2018
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  • Waterloo man gets prison for shotgun incident

    A Waterloo man previously convicted of burglary was sentenced last week to federal prison after he shot and killed a neighbor’s cat. Donald S. Boyce, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, said James Cody...

    • Posted January 25, 2018
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  • Hockey regular season winding down

    The Mississippi Valley Club Hockey Association Varsity 2A playoffs are about to begin, with both Columbia and Freeburg-Waterloo well positioned for deep postseason runs. Both teams have just one game remaining in the round robin portion of...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • Holmes to play football at Illinois

    Columbia High School senior football and basketball standout Jordan Holmes announced Friday night via Twitter that he has committed to play football at the University of Illinois upon his graduation this spring.  Holmes is the career receiving...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • Local police agencies report 2017 numbers

    Police agencies in Monroe County saw a continued increase in activity for 2017.  The increase in law enforcement activity is understandable, considering the county’s population has increased from 22,422 residents in 1990 to 33,879 in 2015. The...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • More wheel thefts reported in Columbia

    Columbia police are investigating more thefts of wheels and tires from vehicles outside of auto dealerships and collision centers in town. Similar thefts were reported in December at Royal Gate Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram and George Weber Chevrolet. For more...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • Mid-winter tourneys end for boys hoops

    Three local high school basketball teams concluded play Saturday in mid-winter tournaments. Columbia (10-9) dropped all three of its games in the Chick-fil-A Classic at Belleville East. The Eagles fell to a tough St. Mary’s squad on...

    • Posted January 19, 2018
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  • Waterloo amends liquor code for video gaming

    The Waterloo City Council on Monday night voted to amend its liquor code in an effort to more clearly define establishments in regard to video gambling. The license classifications break down establishments into taverns, restaurants, retail, convenience...

    • Posted January 18, 2018
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  • Waterloo lifts up child fighting rare disease

    Something wasn’t right in the world of 7-year-old Camryn Coughlin. His concerned parents, Lindsay and Adam Coughlin, first noticed it over the summer when his eye started floating. “The doctors said it was an exotropia (a form...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Hockey season skating down the stretch

    The Columbia Ice Eagles continue to maintain their grip on the league lead in the Mississippi Valley Club Hockey Association standings, posting yet another win Thursday night. Columbia blasted Belleville, 8-2, to improve to 15-1-2 on the...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Eagles, other boys bowlers advance to sectional

    The Columbia High School boys bowling team placed third at the Cahokia Regional on Saturday to advance to the sectional round. The Eagles, who qualified for the state tournament as a team last year, were led at...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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