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  1. China Justifies Reclamation of Islands in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Marine News

    ... Facilities. Ingram Barge Company's towboat, the M/V Miss Shirley, arrived at America's Central Port in Granite City, Illinois, transporting containers via barge as part of Africa-focused proprietary investment firm L.A.T Cleveson (LATC) has signed ...

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  2. Ships, Tankers Diverting from YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Marine News

    ... (SCF Group). Ingram Barge Company's towboat, the M/V Miss Shirley, arrived at America's Central Port in Granite City, Illinois, transporting containers via barge as part of Ingram Barge Company's towboat, the M/V Miss Shirley, arrived at America's ...

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  3. Traffic is Up Aboard BC FerriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Marine News

    ... (SCF Group). Ingram Barge Company's towboat, the M/V Miss Shirley, arrived at America's Central Port in Granite City, Illinois, transporting containers via barge as part of Trucks will be able to access a blocked entrance at Santos, Brazil's largest ...

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  4. Robert Ray ChaneyRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    A U.S. Navy veteran, he was a millwright at Granite City Steel before retiring. He was a member of the South Roxana American Legion and Wood River Moose Lodge #1349.

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  5. Seminar to Cover Port Waste FacilitiesRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Marine News

    ... s five-year average, Ingram Barge Company's towboat, the M/V Miss Shirley, arrived at America's Central Port in Granite City, Illinois, transporting containers via barge as part of

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  6. Spotlight on Intermodal River TransportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Marine News

    Ingram Barge Company's towboat, the M/V Miss Shirley, arrived at America's Central Port in Granite City, Illinois, transporting containers via barge as part of a demonstration to show the viability of intermodal river transportation. "Currently our nation's highways and railways are operating near full capacity, while our inland waterways are vastly underutilized," said Dan Mecklenborg, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Ingram Barge Company.

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  7. Loss of steel jobs symptom of larger woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    SPRINGFIELD – Ever read a news story that gives you a sinking feeling, because it just hits too close to home? That's how I was feeling the other day when I read about the steel plant closing in Granite City, Illinois. Slightly more than a decade ago, in my hometown of Galesburg, a town about the same size as Granite City, we lost 2,000 jobs when Maytag closed its refrigerator plant.

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  8. Manufacturing leaving IllinoisRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Pike Press

    That's how I was feeling the other day when I read about the steel plant closing in Granite City, Illinois. About 2,100 people are out of work.

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  9. U.S. Steel to lay off thousands in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    GRANITE CITY – Thousands of southern Illinois steel workers who are expected to lose their jobs soon could benefit from training and counselling to get them back to work. The Belleville News Democrat reports Madison County officials are working with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to provide assistance to the soon-to-be unemployed workers of U.S. Steel's Granite City plant near St. Louis.

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  10. State's business climate contributes to closuresRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Lincoln Daily News

    That's how I was feeling the other day when I read about the steel plant closing in Granite City, Illinois.

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  11. Election Day is TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | RiverBender.com

    ... also contested races for local governments in Bethalto, Godfrey, Hartford, Wood River, Roxana, South Roxana, Granite City, Glen Carbon, Grafton, and Brighton. A mayor will be elected in Jerseyville today, and there are ballot questions regarding ...

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  12. Granite City Steel workers to get helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    The county chairman and mayor say they are working with the state of Illinois to form a Rapid Response Team to help workers address insurance issues, unemployment compensation, job searches, and help with job retraining. Granite City Steel workers to get help The county chairman and mayor say they are working with the state of Illinois to form a Rapid Response Team to help workers address insurance issues, unemployment compensation, job searches, and help with job retraining.

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  13. Illinois employers plan for more than 2,800 layoffsRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A worker stands outside the U.S. Steel Corp. coke plant, part of the company's complex in Granite City, Ill. U.S. Steel says it's temporarily idling its plant in Granite City, putting 2,080 employees out of work.

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  14. Rep Pledges Help for Steel WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | RiverBender.com

    With more than 2,000 employees of a local steel mill set to get pink slips, another local elected official is pledging help for displaced workers. U. S. Steel is laying off 2,080 workers at its Granite City plant.

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  15. Gateway Regional Medical Center seeks permission to discontinue pediatric bedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Business Journal

    Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City, Illinois, is hoping to discontinue use of its five pediatric beds. 22 comments

  16. Treasurers Office Honors Credit UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | RiverBender.com

    The Madison County Treasurer's Office mails out about 130,000 tax bills each year, and each year a percentage of property owners choose to pay in person at a bank or credit union. Treasurer Kurt Prenzler's office has honored the GCS Credit Union branch on Maryville Road in Granite City with this year's "top performance certificate."

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  17. Alabama economists explain causes of U.S. Steel woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... in January. As of Monday, March 30, U.S. Steel said no new layoffs had occurred in Birmingham. However, In Granite City, IL, U.S. Steel last week laid off 2,000 employees at its facility, showing their attempt to scale back production on a national ...

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  18. Lois Mimi Eileen StaufferRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... reas of Alton, Godfrey, East Alton, Wood River, Roxana, Edwardsville, Jerseyville, Brighton, Bethalto, Grafton, Granite City, Hartford, Highland, Troy, Fairview Heights, Belleville and the surrounding cities.

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  19. Bolton, Emily F.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... crossing guard and coordinator for the Polk County sheriff's department. Emily was born September 28, 1923, in Granite City, Illinois to the late Barney and Nellie (Howland) Flippo. She married Clarence Bolton on June 23, 1941. He preceded her in ...

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  20. The Unexpected Burden of Pregnancy at WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Nation

    When Latavia Johnson discovered she was expecting, she didn't know she was in for an unpleasant surprise at work. Newly hired at a Granite City, Illinois Walmart, she tried to follow medical advice and ask her managers for a job that didn't involve heavy lifting - it seemed a simple enough request, since her job was decorating cakes. 2 comments

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