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Substance abuse, behavior survey results presented by drug coalition
Over the past few months the Massac Unit One and Joppa Maple Grove Unit 38 school boards have both been presented with survey results from the Illinois Youth Survey (IYS) that was administered to s...
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Honeywell, USW to begin negotiations next week
Staff Report According to a Honeywell statement on March 6, at the request of the federal mediator assigned to the negotiations, Honeywell and United Steel Workers Local 7-669 will resume bargainin...
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Weather impacts pool bathhouse work
The cold temperatures of the last six weeks have made their impact on the City of Metropolis pool bathhouse construction. The discussion came up Monday night as the Metropolis City Council approved...
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Commissioners receive update, check from Ulrich
Current Regional Superintendent Janet Ulrich came to the Tuesday morning Massac County Commissioners meeting to discuss a few items and to bring the board a check for $42,354. Ulrich, who heads Reg...
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Unit One transfers two principals
Staff Report Students at Brookport and Unity elementary schools and Massac Junior High School have noticed new faces in the role of principal. Prior to the Feb. 23 Massac County Unit One board meet...
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Early Saturday morning fire results in one death
Press Release On Saturday, Feb. 28 at 12:08 a.m., the Metropolis Fire Department and Massac County Emergency Medical Service were dispatched to a reported residential structure fire at 1702 Filmore...
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Annual city police, fire activity released
Staff Report With 2015 well underway, the figures for the police and fire activity for 2014 are being released, and according to Metropolis Police Chief Harry Masse, the department has had a busy y...
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Massac County Housing Authority awarded HUD grant for improvements
Staff Report U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced last week it has awarded nearly $116 million to public housing authorities in Illinois. The funding will allow agencies...
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Safe Routes to School becoming a reality
After years of waiting, the second round of the Safe Routes to School project may actually be a reality when the 2015-16 school year begins. During Monday’s meeting, the Metropolis City Council app...
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Two businesses looking to locate in Industrial Park
When spring 2016 hits, two businesses will be preparing to make Metropolis Industrial Park their new homes. During Monday’s meeting under two separate motions, the Metropolis City Council approved ...
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