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  • Sailboat gets stuck on sandbar in Mississippi River

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – A man and his dog on a sailboat got stuck on a sandbar in the Mississippi River Tuesday night. The incident happened almost directly across from the Ameren Electric plant near Portage Des Sioux.  According to fire officials, the man got stuck and called a tow company to move him off the sandbar. Firefighters said the U.S. Coast Guard was alerted but apparently it was too shallow for them to assist.  Fire officials said the […]

  • Fire damages Arnold home

    ARNOLD, MO – A family is safe Sunday night after a propane tank caught fire in a garage. The incident happened on Diane Drive in Arnold Missouri Sunday evening around 4:30 pm. Neighbors tell Fox 2 the home was badly damaged. An investigation is underway.

  • Shooting suspect from Scott County MO taken into custody near St. Peters

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – Sunday night a shooting suspect from Scott County Missouri was taken into custody by the St. Peters Police Department with the assistance of the Missouri Highway Patrol and the St. Charles County Police Department. The shooting occurred near Sikeston Missouri Sunday afternoon.  Authorities tell Fox 2 that the male suspect was wanted in connection for the shooting of a woman.  We’re told she was transported to Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau for treatment.  She is […]

  • Authorities investigating fatal shooting of Arnold man in northeast Missouri

    LEWISTON, MO – The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the fatal shooting of an Arnold MO man.  The sheriff’s office says 52-year-old Randell Reising of Arnold was fatally shot by a fellow hunter Saturday morning around 4:20 am. The pair were on a hunting trip.  Both had gotten up at 4 am to prepare for today’s hunt when Steven Lewis, 50, of Arnold, accidentally shot Reising. Sheriff’s deputies were summoned to the hunting cabin the men were staying in […]

  • 4-year-old killed in head-on collision in St. Peters

    ST. PETERS, MO – The St. Peters Police Department is investigating a fatal accident that happened Friday night around 10:15 pm. Police say the accident killed 4-year-old Jennavecia Ruvalcaba of Old Monroe, Missouri. The accident occurred on Salt River Road, near the Spencer Road overpass as a 2000 Chevy Van was traveling westbound lost control after hitting a patch of ice on the roadway.  The Van crossed into the eastbound lanes of Salt River Road striking a 2017 Jeep Cherokee […]

  • Police and iPads – FaceTime shortens response times for mental health crises

    Police sirens and Facetime might sound like an unusual partnership. But the pairing is being used to save lives in St. Louis County. Fox 2’s Jasmine Huda reports on a program that allows officers to respond sooner to mental health crises.

  • Police capture suspect in Pine Lawn homicide

    PINE LAWN, MO – The North County Police Cooperative has captured a homicide suspect.  Police believe 24-year-old Terry Parker III is the shooter behind a homicide that occurred on Sunday, November 4th in the3700 block of Jennings Station Road. Police say an officer responding to a shooting discovered a vehicle parked the wrong way on the road with all of its doors open. Upon further inspection, they also found a man in the back-seat suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The […]

  • Ferguson-Florissant teachers to share in SONIC $1M donation for public school teachers

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – Six teachers at the STEAM Academy in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will share in SONICS $1-million-dollar donation to aid local public school teachers. The teachers won a share after their projects earned votes during a month-long voting in October of this year at  LimeadesForLearning.com.  People were able to vote every week for inspiring teachers projects. “Through Limeades for Learning, teachers from all over the country can submit project requests to philanthropic partner DonorsChoose.org for the […]

  • Missouri American Water issues precautionary boil advisory for North County

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – Missouri American Water has issued a precautionary boil advisory for part of North St. Louis County. The area affected is bound by Jerries Lane to Bellefontaine Road and from Redman Avenue to Dunn Road. The advisory affects around 900 customers including a school and Christian Northeast Hospital.  Hazelwood east school will not be in session Tuesday because of the election and a development day.  A spokesperson for the hospital says they are using bottled water. […]

  • McCaskill states her case ahead of Tuesday’s election

    COLUMBIA, MO – Missouri`s Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill spent the last day before the election barnstorming across the Show-Me State. She made four stops including one in St. Louis. In her closing argument to Missourians, McCaskill drew distinctions between herself and her Republican challenger, Missouri`s Attorney General Josh Hawley. McCaskill started her day this morning in south St. Louis at the Royale. Then she moved on to Springfield and Columbia before closing in Kansas City. McCaskill was greeted with cheers […]

  • Police investigating shooting in Baden

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis police are investigating a shooting in the Baden neighborhood in north St. Louis. Police say the shooting occurred shortly after 9 pm Sunday night in the 1100 block of Riverview Boulevard. The victim was a male in his 20’s. He was transported to the hospital not conscious or breathing. An investigation is ongoing.

  • Police summoned to homicide in Academy-Sherman Park neighborhood

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis police homicide detectives have been called the 5000 block of Maple Avenue in the Academy-Sherman Park neighborhood. The call came in around 4:45 pm for a sudden death and was later reclassified as a homicide. Police now say an unidentified man was walking down Maple when he was shot. Evidence technicians along with a dozen detectives are on the scene. An investigation is ongoing.