Monroe County

Total Information AM
August 25, 2019 - 3:51 pm
WATERLOO (KMOX) -- A 14-year-old boy Monroe County boy was seriously injured in a stabbing Saturday in Waterloo. The Republic Times reports Waterloo Police and Monroe County EMS were called to the area of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church at Third and Church Streets around 5 p.m. The incident...
Read More
(Brian Kelly, KMOX)
May 30, 2019 - 10:15 am
MONROE COUNTY, Ill. (KMOX) - Some residents in Monroe County might have to leave their homes if the Mississippi River rises to its expected crest. The Mississippi River is forecast to hit 46 feet in St. Louis on Tuesday, which would the be the second-highest crest in recorded history. That would...
Read More
(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Brian Kelly
May 29, 2019 - 6:43 am
VALMEYER, Ill. (KMOX) — Valmeyer and Prairie du Rocher are calling for sandbagging volunteers Wednesday morning. Here's the details for Valmeyer: Wednesday, May 29, from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Thursday, May 30, from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Location - At Rock City in...
Read More
Alex Degman
April 16, 2019 - 6:31 pm
WATERLOO, Ill. (KMOX) — The effort to get Christopher Coleman a new trial in Monroe County, Illinois can continue. Coleman was convicted in 2011 of strangling his wife and two children to death early the morning of May 5, 2009. A judge decided Tuesday that a third evidentiary hearing is needed to...
Read More
wind turbines in a green field
© Tridsanu Thopet | Dreamstime.com
August 21, 2018 - 8:17 am
County Commissioners heard an hour of public comment concerning developer Joe Koppeis' plan to install the windmills along a 14 mile stretch from Valeyer to Fults
Read More
Woman fires a gun in a shooting range.
(Photo by Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/MCT/Sipa USA)
May 07, 2018 - 4:40 pm
The 'sanctuary counties' for gun owners is a reference to the so-called sanctuary cities that don't cooperate with aspects of federal immigration enforcement.
Read More
Concept of love for health - apple with stethoscope
© Rfischia | Dreamstime.com
March 27, 2018 - 8:19 am
U.S. News and World Report is out with its annual list of the healthiest counties in America -- and two counties in the St. Louis area make this year's list.
Read More