I was glad to see that Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., is calling on members of Congress in the Midwest to support comprehensive immigration reform. Until recently, I had no idea how important immigrant workers are to farmers and other agricultural enterprises. A report released last month by the …
Mother of three children died of heroin overdose in April.
Danielle Jeanine Barlow
Christopher Albrecht, of Pacific, pleaded guilty to selling heroin to a woman who overdosed on the drug.
Jeremy Bates admitted guilt as part of a plea deal.
My name is Beverly McKee and I am a breast cancer warrior. I was diagnosed with Stage III breast cancer in the fall of 2012 at the age of 42. I have endured three surgeries, 16 weeks of chemo and will finish my six weeks of daily radiation two weeks before the Susan G. Komen Race.
PACIFIC • Mayor Herb Adams worked Tuesday to dispel the notion he chose a "yes-man" for the city's governing board by appointing his re-election campaign chairman.
PACIFIC • Aldermen on Tuesday night accepted a letter of resignation from one of their own.
PACIFIC • After residents split evenly in speaking for and against the proposal, aldermen on Tuesday night returned a request to open a pawn shop to the city's Planning and Zoning Commission.
PACIFIC • The Board of Aldermen here approved on Tuesday night exempting certain medications from the city’s pseudoephedrine law aimed at keeping a key ingredient out of the hands of meth makers.
Crash scene was near the Pacific Palisades Conservation Area just east of Pacific.
School was dismissed at regular time; police and firefighters found nothing suspicious.
Mother of two teen girls spotted man watching teens change in a dressing room.
Police say the boy's body had no outward signs of trauma inconsistent with a drowning victim.
There is no confirmation it is Christopher Marks.
Eureka, Manchester, Pacific, Ellisville, Columbia, Ill., have either cancelled or postponed
The access road into the interior of Palisades Conservation Area is ideal for hiking, and exploring off-trail is to invite an adventure. But bring a GPS or a compass if you don't have a great sense of direction.
People plan to line Osage Street to show support
Illinois State Police investigated shooting of accused car thief.
SULLIVAN, MO. • A 43-year-old man from Pacific was struck by a Jeep and killed early Saturday morning as he walked in the roadway on the north outer road of Interstate 44 west of Sullivan.