- Alton woman gets 21 months in prison for $100,000 bank fraud Updated: Apr-28-15 8:49 am
ALTON, Illinois - An Alton woman has been sentenced to 21 months in prison and must pay more than $100,000 in restitution in a bank fraud case authorities say targeted senior citizens.
- East Alton mayor retiring at end of month Updated: Apr-16-15 4:34 am
EAST ALTON, Illinois - The mayor of East Alton is retiring after 18 years at the helm of the St. Louis suburb.
- Alton Steel lays off more than 60 workers Updated: Apr-14-15 10:25 am
ALTON, Illinois - Alton Steel Inc. says it has laid off 62 workers because of less demand in steel markets.
- Police: Alton cop fatally shot man who wouldn't drop weapon Updated: Apr-14-15 12:49 am
ALTON, Illinois - Authorities say a man who refused orders to drop a weapon has been fatally shot by an officer in Alton.