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Consumers will pay and 'lawyer barons' will get pay day; Stakes are high in Karmeier retention, professor observes

Ann Maher Nov. 1, 2014, 11:54am


As voters, we get to be the judge on November 4th

Travis Akin Nov. 1, 2014, 11:59am


Granite City steel worker says companies are to blame for his lung cancer diagnosis

The Madison County Record Nov. 3, 2014, 2:07pm


Roper's Regal Beagle accused of overserving driver who allegedly caused crash

The Madison County Record Nov. 3, 2014, 2:12pm

A Madison County bar and its owner are accused of serving alcohol to a man who allegedly drove drunk and caused a crash.

Wigginton expected to hold press conference Wednesday addressing response to civil unrest

Ann Maher Nov. 4, 2014, 12:07pm


Prenzler wins second term as Madison County Treasurer

Ann Maher Nov. 4, 2014, 8:58pm


Republican Barberis defeats Harrison for circuit court

Ann Maher Nov. 4, 2014, 9:19pm


Ruth and Tognarelli retained; Karmeier gets 57.7 percent in Madison County

Ann Maher Nov. 4, 2014, 9:34pm

Madison County Circuit Judges Dennis Ruth and Richard Tognarelli have been retained to the Third Judicial Circuit.

Bost defeats Enyart in 12th Congressional District

Ann Maher Nov. 4, 2014, 9:46pm


Karmeier wins retention to Illinois Supreme Court

Ann Maher Nov. 4, 2014, 11:50pm


McGlynn defeats Rudolf in contest for Cook vacancy

Ann Maher Nov. 5, 2014, 12:49am

McGlynnSt. Clair County Circuit Judge Stephen McGlynn, Republican, has won election in a very close race against Associate Judge Heinz Rudolf, Democrat.With all precincts reporting in St. Clair County, including totals from East St. Louis, McGlynn edged Rudolf 50.6 percent to 49.4 percent.In St. Clair County, McGlynn won by a margin of 55 to 45 percent, receiving 37,300 votes to Rudolf's 30,478 vote

Davis beats Callis in 13th Congressional District 59-41

Ann Maher Nov. 6, 2014, 9:54am

DavisIncumbent Congressman Rodney Davis, Republican from Taylorville, easily defeated former Madison County chief judge Ann Callis in the 13th Congressional District.Davis received 122,661 votes to Callis's 86,126 votes.The margin of victory in the district was more than 17 points - 58.75 to 41.25 percent.In Callis's home base of Madison County, Davis won 58 to 42 percent, or 18,935 to 13,614 vote

Attorney sued after allegedly allowing statute of limitations to run out on injury claim

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 11:32am

A Wayne County woman is suing over claims her lawyer failed to file a third party injury claim before the statute of limitations ran out.

Country Mutual Insurance, claim specialist sued for allegedly denying theft claim, mislabeling it vandalism

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 12:27pm

Two Madison County building owners are suing over claims their insurance company allegedly misidentified theft as vandalism in order to avoid contractual obligations after a burglary.

Driver sued by passenger allegedly injured in intersection collision

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 1:57pm

A man is suing over claims he was injured while a passenger in a vehicle when its driver failed to stop at a stop sign.

Wood River driver sued over rear-end crash

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 2:12pm


Motorcyclist alleges injuries in Caseyville crash

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 2:17pm

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Collinsville woman alleges she fell off ladder at YMCA

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 2:42pm

A Collinsville woman claims she was injured after falling off a ladder at the Edwardsville YMCA after the defendant left the item at the facility for employees to use.

Rear end collision causes numerous injuries to driver and passenger in East St. Louis

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 2:53pm

Plaintiffs in an automobile accident in East St. Louis claim they suffered numerous injuries as a result of a rear-end collision on Missouri Avenue.

Attempt to merge at I-64 entrance ramp on I-255 leads to auto collision

The Madison County Record Nov. 6, 2014, 2:58pm