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  1. Murder Suspect Found in Mexico 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    A man who was wanted in connection with a murder in Pontoon Beach more than three years ago is finally in custody. The Madison County State's Attorney says 20 year old Fernando Gallegos-Ochoa was wanted for murder in the shooting death of 20 year old Jesus Flores on the parking lot of the La Mexicana Restaurant in Pontoon Beach on August 20, 2011.

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  2. Man accused in 2011 shooting death in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... egree murder, aggravated battery and aggravated discharge of a firearm related to the August 2011 shooting in Pontoon Beach. Gibbons says Ochoa is accused of fatally shooting Jesus Flores and wounding Luis Ortiz during a dispute outside a restaurant.

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  3. Missing St. Louis man found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Before being found, police said Frank Perry Jr, 31, was last heard from around 10:00 p.m. Saturday when he contacted a family member asking for a ride home from a warehouse where he works in Pontoon Beach.

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  4. Police searching for missing St. Louis manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Police said Frank Perry Jr, 31, was last heard from around 10:00 p.m. Saturday when he contacted a family member asking for a ride home from a warehouse where he works in Pontoon Beach.

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  5. New York, Illinois find success in tackling labor violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    Jon Gould, stands near the worksite of the new Fairfield Inn in Pontoon Beach, Illinois. The Arkansas company framing the motel is the subject of a multi-state probe on misclassified workers.

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  6. New York, Illinois find success in tackling labor violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Jon Gould, a Carpenters Union job site investigator, stands near the worksite of the new Fairfield Inn in Pontoon Beach, Ill. The Arkansas company framing the motel is the subject of a multi-state probe on misclassified workers.

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  7. How New York and Illinois Curb a Key Labor Violation While Other States Fall ShortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | ProPublica

    Jon Gould, a Carpenters Union job site investigator, stands near the worksite of the new Fairfield Inn in Pontoon Beach, Ill. The Arkansas company framing the motel is the subject of a multi-state probe on misclassified workers.

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  8. Madison County man charged with felony for spitting in deputy's faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... in the 5400 block of Maryville Road in rural Granite City. Haeffner's mother told deputies she was called by Pontoon Beach police at 5:30 a.m. Sunday who told her that her son was sleeping on the porch of a stranger's home. His mother and stepfather ...

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  9. Man arrested, charged for striking motherMan arrested, charged for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... as Curt Haeffner, was inside fighting with her husband. Haeffner's mother informed deputies that the Pontoon Beach Police Department contacted her at 5 a.m. to report her son was asleep on a stranger's porch. Haeffner's mother and stepfather drove ...

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  10. Police: Men stole video games from Granite City homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... in Granite City. According to the Madison County Sheriff's Department, the suspects are Cody L. Vivod, 18, of Pontoon Beach and Amollie J. Gale III, 20, of Granite City. The men are accused of burglarizing a home in the 4000 block of Division Street ...

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  11. Police Reports for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... two men are facing felony burglary charges following an incident on Wednesday. 18-year old Cody L. Vivod of Pontoon Beach and 20-year old Amollie J Gale III of Granite City have each been charged with a single count of felony residential burglary ...

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  12. Determinations made in three Madison County deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... shot in the head, according to coroner's statements on three deaths released Friday. Travis Mayes, 43, of Pontoon Beach was found dead beside his motorcycle in rural Granite City on May 19. According to the Madison County Coroner's Office, he died ...

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  13. Bell Lands Knoxville Nationals RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    ... events in Illinois that get under way Wednesday at Highland Speedway before moving on to Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach on Thursday, Jacksonville Speedway on Friday and then Macon Speedway on Saturday. From there, it's on to Kansas midget aboard ...

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  14. Horseshoe Lake crash victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    Tammy Wall-Mercer, 45, of Pontoon Beach, has been identified as the driver of a red pickup truck who died after the vehicle rolled over into Horseshoe Lake on Monday.

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  15. Woman Dies Following AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... overturned truck in shallow water near the bank, but she later died of her injuries at a St. Louis hospital. Pontoon Beach Police and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources police responded to the scene and are investigating the incident. The ...

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  16. Woman dies after truck rolls into lakeRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... dead after her pickup truck ran off the road and rolled into Horseshoe Lake and the truck landed on its roof. PONTOON BEACH, Ill. - A 45-year-old woman is dead after her pickup truck ran off the road and rolled into Horseshoe Lake and the truck ...

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  17. Shelly R HammondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... formerly worked for the Alton Belle Casino and Casino Queen where she was a table dealer. She was a member of Pontoon Beach Baptist Church in Pontoon Beach. She loved spending time with her children and her family. She was a loving mother, daughter, ...

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  18. Belle-Clair Speedway is set to host Topless Twin 30sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... season as he passed Tim Manville on Lap 30 and hung on to win the $10,000 last Friday at Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach. Defending champ Mike Harrison won the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified National feature race last Friday, taking ...

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  19. Police searching for Pontoon Beach robbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... at about 2:30 a.m. on Illinois 111 between Gateway Commerce Center Drive and the Flying J Truck Stop in Pontoon Beach, according to Detective Rich Carney of the Pontoon Beach Police Department. The victim told police he was walking along the road ...

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  20. Mevert collects title in Meurer memorial race at Belle ClairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... second and Matt Weidner was third. The UMP DIRTcar Summer Nationals "The Hell Tour" hits Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach on Friday night with a big night of racing action planned. The main event is the $10,000 to win feature race for UMP Late ...

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