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  • Motorcycle driver, passenger killed in Belleville crash

    BELLEVILLE, IL – A crash Thursday night in Belleville has left two people dead. Belleville Police responded to the two vehicle crash at South Belt West and State Street around 8:50pm. A white 2014 Chevrolet Cruz and a 2000 BMW 259R motorcycle collided. The 66 year old male driver and 60 year old female passenger of the motorcycle were rushed to the hospital where they died from their injuries. The 23 year old driver of the Chevrolet was treated on […]

  • Suspicious fire damages auto repair shop in Sherman Park neighborhood

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _An overnight fire heavily damaged an auto repair shop in St. Louis’ Academy/ Sherman Park neighborhood. Investigators say the cause of the fire is suspicious. The fire started just before midnight at FDS Auto Service and Sales on Dr. Martin Luther King Drive at Academy. There was heavy smoke and three cars were burning inside. A witness told investigators and the store owner she saw two men set the fire. The owner has been in business there for […]

  • Two men killed in separate shootings on Thekla, Texas Avenue

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _St. Louis homicide detectives are investigating two murders in St. Louis City. Officers found a man’s body around 6:45 p.m. on Thekla Avenue at Union Boulevard. Police are trying to figure out if he was shot. About an hour earlier, a 45-year-old man was shot on Texas Avenue at Shenandoah in south St. Louis. He was taken to the hospital, where he died.

  • Opponents submit petition calling for repeal of Missouri right-to-work law

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. _Opponents of Missouri’s new right to work law plan a rally August 28 in Jefferson City. Governor Eric Greitens signed the bill in February, making Missouri the 28th right-to-work state where workers are not required to join a union.Workers and labor leaders have collected signatures on a petition calling for the bill’s repeal. They will present the petition to the secretary of state’s office after a rally at 9 a.m.

  • Better Business Bureau- Don’t let the eclipse blind you to scams

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _We are less than a week away from the solar eclipse on August 21, which will be visible to all of North America. The ‘path of totality’ where the total solar eclipse is visible will stretch through 13 states from Oregon to South Carolina. In the center of that 70-mile wide path, the total eclipse will last from 2 minutes to 2 minutes and 40 seconds. Outside of this path, observers will see a partial eclipse. Big […]

  • Belleville couple indicted on charges of concealing death of daughter

    ST. LOUIS, MO — The Post-Dispatch reports that a grand jury has indicted a former Belleville couple on charges of concealing the death of their daughter. Jason and Elizabeth Quate made headlines earlier this year after Elizabeth Quate went to a domestic violence shelter in Las Vegas. She told police her husband had killed the youngest of their three daughters, Alysha, 6, in March 2013. Police then found the girl`s remains in an abandoned garage in Centreville. Jason Quate remains in […]

  • Driver injured in accident on I-44 at Jamieson

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _A driver was injured in a single car accident overnight in south St. Louis. It happened on westbound Interstate 44 at Jamieson. The driver lost control while it was raining . The SUV went off the interstate and crashed into a guardrail.

  • Carjacking gone bad: Suspect can’t drive stick shift

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _A carjacker quickly abandoned the car he stole after being unable to drive a stick shift. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, an Imo’s Pizza delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday in south St. Louis. When he realized the car was a stick shift, he demanded the driver show him how start the vehicle. After driving about a mile, the suspect abandoned the car in the middle of the street. The pizza […]

  • Arthur Shivers: Training for Sports

    ST. LOUIS – Fitness expert Arthur Shivers shows us some good exercises to get people ready for their sports, combining the power and strength of weight training with fast plyometric movements. For more information on training with Arthur Shivers, visit www.generation3fitness.comor call (314) 643-6331.

  • Exercises for working out in your home

    ST. LOUIS –  Now that the kids are back in school you have a little extra time to get a workout in. You don’t have to waste that precious free time you do have driving to and from the gym, because there are plenty of exercises you can do in your home. Katie Mackenzie of GYMGUYZ shares some exercises you can easily do in the comfort of your own home and explains how GYMGUYZ can bring a personalized 60 minute workout and the required […]

  • Peace by Piece Fashion Boutique Truck

    Belleville, Ill. – Christina and Jason Keck, owners of Peace by Piece in Belleville IL, talk about their Fashion Boutique Truck. The truck will be stopping at many locations through St. Clair County – from Eckerts, to Scott Air Force Base, to the Swansea and Millstadt Farmers Markets – bringing today’s fashions right to a location near you. Check out the calendar to find out where the fashion truck is headed next at www.peacebypiececo.com

  • Peach Festival at Pere Marquette Lodge

    GRAFTON, Ill. – If you’re looking for something fun and free to do this weekend there’s a big event taking place tomorrow at Pere Marquette Lodge. Pere Marquette Lodge is hosting their Peach Festival this Sunday, August 13th, in Grafton, IL. There will be kids activities, live music, venders with unique crafts, as well as an opportunity to win a free 3 night stay at the lodge by participating in the Peach Pit Pitching Game. For more information, visit: www.pmlodge.net