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  • New cholesterol guidelines suggest a ‘lifespan approach’

    ST. LOUIS – The annual American College of Cardiology Conference was in Dallas last weekend and there were several heart-related stories that came out of it, a big one was new guidelines for cholesterol. The guidelines for treating high cholesterol, which affects nearly one in three American adults, were pulled together by experts from the American Heart Association and 11 other health organizations. Dr. Michael Lim, Cardiologist with SLUCare and SSM Health SLU Hospital discusses some of the new guidelines.  

  • Winter storm expected to bring several inches of snow to St. Louis area

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — There is a winter storm in the forecast for Wednesday night and Thursday. The heaviest snow will be south and just east of St. Louis, but it is very close. Snow will develop from south to north Wednesday night and continue at least through noon Thursday. Two bands of heavy snow are expected to form. The first one will stretch from roughly Steelville Missouri to Pinckneyville, Illinois. That will fade and eventually be replaced further northeast […]

  • Chick-fil-A now delivers! And is giving away free chicken sandwiches to celebrate

    ST. LOUIS – Getting your Chick-Fil-A fix is about to get a whole lot easier. The fast-food chain will deliver to your door with the online service Door Dash. Deliveries will be made within a 10-minute radius from participating restaurants. Chick-fil-A is also offering a food freebie to celebrate. It is giving away 200,000 chicken sandwiches. Just enter the promo code CFADelivery on orders of at least $5 when you order through Door Dash for delivery.

  • Walmart selling “Thanksgiving Holiday Dinner” kits for less than $50

    ST. LOUIS, Mo –  The countdown is on!  Thanksgiving is a little more than a week away. If cooking isn’t your thing the supermarket chain Walmart has you covered. New “Thanksgiving Holiday Dinner” kits at their delis for are on sale now.  Kits are available with glazed ham or smoked turkey.  The box also includes green bean casserole, mashed potatoes with gravy, stuffing and mac and cheese. All you have to do is pop it in the oven and dinner is done.  It can […]

  • The River City Rascals locked out for nonpayment back on the field

    O’FALLON, Mo. – The River City Rascals are no longer locked out of their facilities. The city of O’Fallon Missouri locked them out of Carshield Field last month saying the team has some unpaid bills. According to a 2017 lease agreement with the city of O’Fallon the Rascals owed the city $122,000 The team says its offices have reopened and they will be playing at Carshield Field next season. O’Fallon City officials tell Fox 2 News, letting them back in […]

  • Experts say insulate exposed water pipes to prevent damage

    ST. LOUIS – It may be a little early, but winter has arrived. It is not too late to winterproof your home. Cold temperatures and ice can cause costly problems and water damage is a major winter problem. Experts say insulate exposed water pipes so they don’t freeze and crack. Also insulate walls, attics and crawl spaces to keep the heat inside and prevent ice from forming on roofs. You are encouraged to remove weak branches and trees because heavy […]

  • Missing Ferguson teen may be endangered

    FERGUSON, Mo. – The Ferguson Police Department is asking for the public’s help finding a missing teenager who is believed to be endangered. According to police, 17-year-old Dalea Birchfield was last seen by family members at her home in the 800 block of Elsworth around 8:00 p.m. Monday, November 12. She was believed to have attended school on Tuesday, November 13, but never returned home. Police believe she may be endangered. Birchfield is described as an African American female being 5-feet-5-inches tall, weighs […]

  • Space heater sparks early morning house fire; five people escape

    ST. LOUIS –  A family of five woke up to flames in their home early Wednesday morning The fire broke out around 12:45 a.m. on Victory Court in north St. Louis County. According to officials, there was an electrical short in a cord to a space heater that caused the blaze.  One resident of the home said she heard a popping sound coming from the back bedroom. Fire crews had to punch holes into the walls to make sure that […]

  • Loop Trolley strikes pick-up truck during test run

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Days before its grand opening to the public, a Loop Trolley car struck a pick-up truck during a test run, Fox 2 News has learned. The incident happened in front of The Pageant concert hall in the Delmar Loop. No injuries were reported. The Loop Trolley is slated to launch service Thursday morning with a dedication ceremony. The refurbished trolley cars will carry passengers along the 2.2-mile route from the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park to the […]

  • C3 Fitness – Targeting your arms and abs

    ST. LOUIS – Cason, the founder of C3Fitness, visits KPLR 11 News at Noon and brings with him an ambitious arms and abs workout to the studio for John Fuller.

  • Police investigate mysterious death in Washington Park

    WASHINGTON PARK, Ill. – Investigators hope to determine the circumstances behind a person’s death after human skeletal remains were found in an alley Monday morning in Washington Park. An employee of a tree trimming company was working between 59th and 60th streets when he spotted the remains and notified police. Crime scene investigators with the Illinois State Police were called in to determine the identity, age, and sex of the victim. Police said the body had clothing on it but it […]

  • Several St. Louis malls offering pet pics with Santa

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. —  Want an adorable pic of your furry friend with Santa Claus?  Area malls are ready to make that happen. Every Monday night until December 3rd you can get your pet photos with Santa at the South County Center from 6pm-9pm. The St. Louis Galleria is also holding their pet photos with Santa  It’s every Monday until December 17th from 5p – 8pm. Click the links in this article to make your reservation.