A MUM who accidentally smothered her baby girl after drinking vodka and falling asleep with her on the sofa has been given a suspended sentence following the conclusion of what a judge described as a "tragic case".
A 20-YEAR-OLD knife man has been arrested following the seizure of a knife in St Helens town centre.
POLICE are urging witnesses to come forward after an 11-year-old pedestrian was knocked down by a car near a school.
PROVING that you're never too late to find true love, 81-year-old Carl and 74-year-old Elsie tied the knot after finding happiness together after meeting at a Newton retirement village.
ST Helens Council has secured £24 million to fund a link road to boost a major employment site in Newton-le-Willows.
ENCHANTING panto Beauty and the Beast will open to St Helens audiences on Saturday for its October half term.
ST Helens North MP Conor McGinn has been named Politician of the Year at the PinkNews Awards.
A MOTORBIKE rider was arrested on suspicion of drug driving after being pulled over by police.
PEOPLE who have been affected by bullying, abuse and hate because of a disability are being urged to seek support in a powerful new video released to mark National Hate Crime Awareness Week.
MERSEYSIDE Police will face “dire consequences” if it does not receive financial help from central government, the crime commissioner has said.
AN 11-YEAR-OLD boy has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after being knocked down by a car near a school
A BID to bring a Spanish train manufacturer to Newton-le-Willows is set to receive a huge boost this week as St Helens Council expects to secure £24 million for a vital link road.
CELEBRATIONS to mark the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day will see St Helens Town Hall open its doors on Sunday, November 11, so that the public can view a special First World War exhibition.
THE dad of a two-year-old boy who underwent life-changing surgery is putting himself in the ring after signing up to take part in a White Collar boxing night this Saturday, November 3, to help a surgeon heal more little hearts.
TODAY, October 18, marks the 50th anniversary of the closure of Ravenhead Colliery, which brought to an end five centuries of coal mining in St Helens, writes Stephen Wainwright.
KNOWSLEY Safari is offering ten schools in the area the chance to give their pupils a walk on the wild side with a free after school safari session.
WHEN the Queen visited St Helens in 1977 as part of her Silver Jubilee celebrations, our Star photographer Terry Brunskill would have loved nothing more than to grab a nostalgic chat with her.
A FACEBOOK group which has come to the aid of thousands of people across St Helens and beyond have been praised after helping a young woman who had not eaten in two days.
MARKS & Spencer's relocation from the high street to a retail park is edging closer after a planning application was submitted to St Helens Council.
ON the 30th anniversary of the unsolved murder of sex worker Linda Donaldson, police are once again renewing their appeal to finally bring her killer to justice.