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  • Friday crash in Columbia

    Emergency personnel responded about 4:30 p.m. Friday to a two-vehicle crash with injuries, extrication and road blockage on North Main Street at Ghent Road in Columbia.  The vehicles involved were a red Hyundai sedan and a black...

    • Posted March 15, 2019
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  • Brush fire near Fults

    The Maeystown, Prairie du Rocher and Waterloo fire departments responded about 6:45 p.m. Thursday to battle a large brush fire at the intersection of Brandt and Sutterville roads in rural Fults. The fire was caused by a...

    • Posted March 14, 2019
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  • Stolen vehicle recovered

    A brown 2013 Ford Escape that was stolen from the parking lot of the Red Roof Shell gas station in Columbia on Feb. 23 was recovered by a Missouri police agency in the area of Interstate 55...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • R-T All-Local Girls Basketball Team

    The 2018-19 high school girls basketball season featured milestone achievements, with Columbia setting a school record for wins, Columbia’s Sophia Bonaldi surpassing 1,000 career points and Gibault’s Ashlyn Wightman setting a new school record for rebounds.  Both...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • R-T All-Local Bowling Teams

    FIRST TEAM BOYS Tyler Grafton, Columbia. He earned all-area honors and led the state qualifying Eagles squad with a 221 per game average in conference play.  Nathan Bostick, Columbia. He also earned all-area recognition with a 220...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • R-T All-Local Hockey Team

    Both local squads competing in the Mississippi Valley Club Hockey Association enjoyed success this season, as the Freeburg-Waterloo Raging Bulldogs finished 16-4 and the Columbia Ice Eagles posted a record of 14-6. An abundance of talent was...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • A Baseball Life: Nelson Mathews

    Now more than 50 years since he last played professional baseball, former major leaguer Nelson Mathews of Columbia looks back fondly on his career and the competitive drive that got him there. There were plenty of peaks...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • Joseph saves the day

    Saturday was a 14th birthday party to remember for aspiring firefighter Joseph McGee.  Following a tour of the Columbia fire station, Joseph participated in a mock fire call by dressing in full gear and riding along with...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • Young boys injured in forklift crash at quarry

    Emergency personnel responded shortly after 6:30 p.m. Sunday to a forklift accident involving two young males at the Falling Springs Quarry at 2905 Stolle Road between Cahokia and Dupo. A 12-year-old boy called from inside the property,...

    • Posted March 10, 2019
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  • VJHS volleyball having perfect season

    While high school sports action is between seasons, the Valmeyer Junior High School volleyball program has provided its small rural community with something to cheer about.  The VJHS eighth grade volleyball squad entered the week with a...

    • Posted March 6, 2019
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  • CHS hoops coach resigns

    Columbia High School boys basketball head coach Mark Sandstrom announced his resignation from the program due to family and personal reasons after 14 seasons.  “I can no longer make the time commitment which is needed for the...

    • Posted March 5, 2019
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  • Residential burglary reported in Columbia

    Columbia police are investigating a residential burglary that occurred Friday in the 100 block of Skyline Drive, which is located off Old State Route 3 near Top Shooters Bar & Grill and Bob Brockland Buick-GMC. Police were...

    • Posted March 4, 2019
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