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  • Walmart theft suspect speeds away

    Police responded to the theft of a television from the Waterloo Walmart shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday. The suspect was described as a black male wearing a red Chicago Bulls sweatshirt. He apparently exited the store with...

    • Posted February 16, 2017
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  • IDOT drops Gateway Connector project

    The Illinois Department of Transportation has issued a notice abolishing the proposed Gateway Connector as a protected corridor, it was learned this week. A publication of this notice will appear in newspapers of general circulation in Monroe,...

    • Posted February 16, 2017
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  • Raging Bulldogs one win away from title

    The Freeburg-Waterloo Raging Bulldogs won the first game of a best-of-three series Thursday night against O’Fallon in a clash for the Mississippi Valley Club Hockey Association championship. “Overall it was a good effort, but the 4-0 final...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Fire destroys shed in Hecker

    The Hecker and Red Bud fire departments responded about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday to a fully engulfed shed in the alley behind 220 E. Monroe Street in Hecker. The estimated 20-by-30-foot old wooden shed was completely destroyed. Officials...

    • Posted February 14, 2017
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  • Weekend fire calls for WFD

    The Waterloo Fire Department responded to two fire calls over the weekend that were controlled burns that got away from the property owners due to high winds and dry conditions. The first was early Saturday afternoon in...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
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  • CFD assists with large brush fire near Sauget

    The Columbia Fire Department assisted several departments in battling a large brush fire Sunday afternoon behind the chemical plant in Sauget, which spread from the area of Route 3 and Falling Springs Road all the way to...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
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  • Rueter wins 700th game

    Legendary Gibault Catholic High School boys basketball coach Dennis Rueter won the 700th game of his illustrious career in a 41-26 home victory over Mascoutah on Friday night. With a packed gym on hand for the historic...

    • Posted February 12, 2017
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  • Crash on I-255

    Traffic was restricted to one lane on eastbound I-255 as Columbia police and fire personnel assisted Illinois State Police with a two-vehicle crash just east of the JB Bridge on Saturday night. The crash occurred about 8:30...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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  • Fire call in rural Dupo

    The Columbia Fire Department assisted the Dupo, Prairie du Pont and Cahokia fire departments in responding to a storage trailer fire reported in the 900 block of Sugarloaf Hill Road in rural St. Clair County shortly after...

    • Posted February 10, 2017
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  • Ross Schrader | Athlete of the Week

    The Republic-Times Athlete of the Week is Waterloo High School basketball player Ross Schrader. The junior is averaging nearly 13 points per game to go along with four rebounds per game for the Bulldogs this season. Schrader...

    • Posted February 10, 2017
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  • CHS Varsity Cheer | Team of the Week

    The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Columbia High School cheerleading squad. The Eagles placed second overall in the medium varsity division of the IHSA state competitive cheerleading finals in Bloomington over the weekend. In January,...

    • Posted February 10, 2017
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  • Structure fire in Dupo

    Columbia Fire Department personnel assisted Dupo, Prairie du Pont and Cahokia firefighters with a structure fire in the 200 block of Stone Street in Dupo shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday. Pictured is the fire as seen on...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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