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  • Fatal St. Charles County crash

    ST. CHARLES CO., Mo. – Missouri Highway Patrol reports 22-year-old, Roy Alonso Villa of Winfield, MO, was killed in an early Saturday morning accident in St. Charles County at Highway 79, south of Route Y. Villa’s vehicle was traveling south on Highway 79 and slid sideways into oncoming traffic when another vehicle struck the left side of his car. Villa was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the car who struck Villa’s vehicle, […]

  • Student under arrest after threat of school shooting in Vandalia, IL

    VANDALIA, IL –A school threat in Vandalia, Illinois earlier this week turned out to be a prank, but police are taking it very seriously. Police Chief Jeff Ray says that his department was notified of a possible threat at Vandalia High School on February 14, 2018. The report said that a student had made comments about having a plan to do a shooting in the school. Police spoke to the juvenile that allegedly made the statement and other witnesses. The […]

  • Attorney General warning Illinois residents of social media scam

    CHICAGO, IL – Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is warning Land of Lincoln residents about a scam using her office and the prospect of free money in an attempt to gain personal information from people. Madigan’s office has gotten multiple complaints from people who have received solicitations on Facebook and Instagram that provide links to get “free money” from her office through alleged government grant funding. Madigan said these are scams designed to get your personal information, including social security […]

  • Get movie ready with the “Black Panther” bear at Build-A-Bear Workshops

    ST. LOUIS, MO – Marvel’s“Black Panther” is one of the most anticipated superhero movies ever. The film stars Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa, or Black Panther. Picking up after “Captain America: Civil War”, T’Challa, must return to the kingdom of Wakanda, a fictional, technologically advanced African nation, to rule after the death of his father. Now fans of the hero can make their own Black Panther Bear at Build-A-Bear Workshops. The bear features T’Challa’s signature bodysuit built into its fur and a Black Panther graphic […]

  • Missouri-native bull rider talks about upcoming PBR event in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Professional Bull Rider and Missouri native Mason Lowe and Patriotic Voice of the PBR Ryan Weaver join us to talk about the Professional Bull Riders St. Louis Invitational this weekend, February 17-18. The top 35 bull riders in the world take on the rankest bulls in the business at Scott Trade Center. Attend the event February 17 at 6:45 p.m. or February 18 at 1:45 p.m. Tickets are available at For more information, visit

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Get up to 40% off at Under Armour

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Get in shape and save in style with discounts at Under Armour online. For a limited time, you can get up to 40-percent off in the Under Armour outlet. Choose from hundreds of options for men, women, and kids. Put in a coupon code and get free shipping. Get this deal here Free Shipping coupon code: fsbd17

  • Smash-and-grab thieves hit University City store

    ST. LOUIS, MO — University City police are investigating an early morning smash and grab burglary. Just before 4am someone busted through the glass front door of The Vault.  The store is a sneaker and accessories boutique on Delmar just east of Kingsland.  Police dusted for fingerprints. The thieves scattered clothing throughout the store. So far it’s unclear what was taken.

  • McDonald’s is taking cheeseburgers out of the Happy Meal

    McDonald’s is making Happy Meals healthier. By 2022, cheeseburgers won’t be part of the menu for the kids’ meals, although parents can still ask for them. The main choices will be hamburgers and four- and six-piece Chicken McNuggets. And the French fry sizes will be smaller. Bottled water will be added to Happy Meals later this year, and chocolate milk will come with less sugar. McDonald’s also pledged to serve more fruits, vegetables and grains. All Happy Meals in the United […]

  • 2 children struck at bus stop in North City

    ST. LOUIS – Late Wednesday evening 2 ten-year-old children were struck by black Ford Mustang at Euclid and Labadie. Police say the children; one male and one female had just gotten off a school bus when they were struck.  They further said the driver went through the bus stop sign, striking the children and fled the scene. Both children were knocked to the ground and were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. An investigation is ongoing.

  • Arrangements set for Barnhart boy killed in murder-suicide

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO – Final arrangements have been made for the 11-year-old Jefferson County boy who was shot by his mother before she turned the gun on herself. He later died at the hospital. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department was called to the scene in the 7200 block of Valley Drive in Barnhart, MO, just after Midnight on February 10. Tara Kelleher, 49, shot her son then shot herself. Kelleher was pronounced dead at the hospital. The family is thanking […]

  • Police searching for inmate who walked away from work release site

    BOLLINGER COUNTY, MO –The Missouri Department of Corrections is searching for an offender who walked away from a work site Tuesday. Around 10:13am, minimum-security inmate Jacob Dylan Martin, 22, walked away from a Missouri Department of Transportation work site approximately 18 miles south of Patton, Missouri, while on work release from Potosi Correctional Center. Local police and the Missouri State Highway Patrol are helping in the search. The K-9 unit from Farmington Correctional Center has been dispatched, and the Corrections […]

  • Former police officer charged with assaulting a pregnant woman

    ST. LOUIS – A former St. Louis police officer is accused of sexually assaulting a pregnant mother while he was on duty. John Stewart has been charged with sodomy. Court documents state Stewart went to the victim’s home in June of 2015 for a report of a stolen car.  While there the victim says Stewart forced her into a sex act and that she complied out of fear. Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch report Stewart resigned less than […]