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Carter, Crestview sewer break being maintained
For the last several years, the subject of Carter/Crestview sewer main issue has come before the Metropolis City Council several times, whether as discussion at committee meetings or at council mee...
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Courthouse is under investigation
An anonymous complaint that the courthouse is an unsafe work environment led to Tuesday's Department of Labor investigation.
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Sunday is anniversary of Lisa Carnes murder
Staff Report In March 1984, 26-year-old Lisa Ann Carnes had been reported missing on March 29. Her nude body was found the afternoon of Friday, March 30 near Mermet Lake. According to the story pub...
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Joppa business boosts county’s general fund
Massac County’s general fund received a big boost last week from the Village of Joppa, in the form of a $191,388 check from former Joppa Village President Sue Sandusky. Some sales tax money from Il...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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At The River marks first anniversary
It’s going to be a time of celebration when At The River Ministries (ATR) hosts its monthly meal next week. The organization will mark its one year anniversary on Monday. “We’re happy with what God...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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No charges issued following two-car Pope vehicle accident
Press Release The following preliminary information is being released by Illinois State Police district 22 regarding the two-vehicle crash in Pope County on Sunday, with a single fatality. The cras...
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quality workmanship makes models come alive
Massac County native Bernard Reineking recently shared his love of making wooden models to the residents of Misty Meadows Assisted Living Facility in Metropolis. A resident of the facility, Reineki...
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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City delays pool bathhouse construction
Thanks to weather and design changes, construction to the Metropolis City Pool bathhouse will have to wait until the 2014 season is over. In a 6-1 vote Monday night, the Metropolis City Council vot...
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Kipp begins role of EEI plant manager
Press Release James “Bob” Kipp began his new role as plant manager at Joppa’s Electric Energy Inc. in December 2013. In that short time, Kipp and the Joppa plant leadership team have already met wi...
Mar 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citizens concerned about future of EEI
By Michele Longworth Planet Reporter reporter@metropolisplanet.com A group of four women are concerned about the future of Joppa’s Electric Energy Incorporated (EEI) plant, and they are trying to r...
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