North St. Louis shooting: 2 injured

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ST. LOUIS — An investigation is underway after two people were injured in a shooting in St. Louis’ Penrose neighborhood Saturday afternoon. The shooting was reported at around 1:51 p.m. on Penrose Street. A man was shot in the abdomen and a woman suffered a graze wound to the shoulder. […]

North St. Louis shooting: 2 injured

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ST. LOUIS — An investigation is underway after two people were injured in a shooting in St. Louis’s Penrose neighborhood Saturday afternoon. The shooting was reported around 1:51 p.m. on Penrose Street. A man was shot in the abdomen and a woman suffered a graze wound to the shoulder. Both […]

Fatal crash in south St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS — Police are investigating after a fatal crash Friday evening in south St. Louis. Officers with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department responded at 5:20 p.m. to a crash at the intersection of S. Kingshighway Boulevard and Holly Hills Avenue in the Princeton Heights neighborhood. The driver of […]

Maryland Heights police officer dies

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MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. — A police officer with the Maryland Heights Police Department has died. Officer Matthew Schmitz’s passing was announced on Facebook Saturday morning. The department said he died of natural causes. Schmitz served Maryland Heights for more than 23 years and served in the Navy during Operation Desert […]

Springfield area players with MSU interest

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As the area’s flagship university searches for its next batch of players, three local standouts have landed on Missouri State’s radar.  A pair of athletes from Nixa, along with one from Bolivar, have received interest or have been offered by Dana Ford and his staff.  Here are three possible future […]

Missing: Elderly man from St. Louis County

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ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. — The Rockhill Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing man. Friday afternoon, 83-year-old Christopher Riley dropped his wife off for an appointment at 400 N. Lindbergh Boulevard and didn’t return to pick her up. His phone was left at home […]

Boy, 13, shot while on couch inside his home

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Police say someone shot from the outside into the home. November 27, 2020 3:40 PM Associated Press Posted: November 27, 2020 3:40 PM missouri CLAYTON, Mo. – A 13-year-old St. Louis County boy is hospitalized but expected to recover after being shot through the window of his home. The shooting […]

‘One thing after another’ for family

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No. 9 While many people say they are ready to see 2020 end, a mother writes, “I honestly wish I could just erase the last couple of years. It’s been one thing after another.” Her application for Christmas assistance clarifies why. There have been employment issues for both Mom and […]