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  • Pool at Arnold Rec Center closes after possible Legionnaire’s disease contamination

    ARNOLD, Mo. – The City of Arnold closed the indoor swimming pool at the Arnold Recreation Center after reports indicated a second person was diagnosed with Legionnaire’s Disease after visiting the facility. According to Dave Crutchley, deputy director of the parks and recreation department in Arnold, the report indicated that the individual had been at the rec center within the last few weeks. The Jefferson County Health Department is attempting to verify the report. The indoor pool was closed early […]

  • Lindenwood weightlifter charged with sodomy in campus dorm

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. – The St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office charged a freshman at Lindenwood University for allegedly sexually abusing someone in a campus dorm. According to our news partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, prosecutors said 18-year-old Blace M. Eckols performed or attempted to perform several sex acts on a male victim in a room in the Flowers Hall dormitory on the university’s St. Charles campus. Investigators said Eckols believed his victim was “out cold” as he pulled the victim’s pants down. The […]

  • Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing St. Charles man

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. – The St. Charles City Police Department has issued a missing person advisory for a missing 63-year-old  St. Charles man. Michael Wayne Waters was last seen at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 15 at his home in the 900 block of Broadmoor Ln, St. Charles, MO. According to authorities  Waters left his phone, car keys and a note saying goodbye to his family. Family members said he has made suicidal comments over the last year. He is believed to be […]

  • UPDATE: Missing 11-year-old girl found safe, St. Louis police say

    ST. LOUIS – A missing fifth-grader has been located and is safe, St. Louis police said. Authorities said 11-year-old Mia Conway was last seen at the Jack In The Box at Grand and Bates, just shortly after she left home around 5:30 p.m. on Monday, January 14. Officer Michelle Woodling, a spokeswoman for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, said Conway had been found. Additional information was not provided. According to family members, Conway had left home before but only for […]

  • Alzheimer’s Association reaches across state lines to help patients, families, and doctors

    ST. LOUIS – Fox 2 has teamed up with Bommarito Automotive Group to give you a chance to win a new car, truck, or SUV. But time is running out! There are only three days left to donate $10 to one or all three charities for a chance to the vehicle of your dreams, courtesy of Bommarito Automotive Group. Call now to donate at 1-800-782-2222. The deadline is Friday, January 18 at 4:59 p.m. We will be taking calls at […]

  • Pattonville warns parents about potential stranger danger

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – The Pattonville School District is letting parents know about a stranger danger warning. Superintendent Tim Pecoraro says two Pattonville Heights Middle School students notified the school of a man getting out of his car and approaching them Monday afternoon. It happened near the swimming pool on Forest Brook Lane, near Creve Coeur. The man offered them a ride and to pet his dog. The person is described as a man with short hair, glasses, and […]

  • C3 Fitness: Dumbbell workout for arms and shoulders

    ST. LOUIS – Cason, the founder of C3 Fitness, visits KPLR 11 News at Noon and has meteorologist John Fuller demonstrate a dumbbell workout for the arms and shoulders.

  • Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King Jr

    ST. LOUIS – Today would have been the 90th birthday of famed civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Many observances are planned this weekend ahead of the Martin Luther King Day Holiday on Monday. St. Louis University and the Urban League Of Metropolitan St. Louis are hosting their 7th Annual Memorial Tribute on Thursday, January 17. The event begins with breakfast at 8:00 a.m. This year’s keynote speaker is Martin Luther King III he is the oldest son of Dr. King […]

  • Three injured in three separate shootings Saturday night

    ST. LOUIS – Police report three separate shootings Saturday night into Sunday morning. The first incident happened around 10 p.m. Saturday night in the 5200 block of Highland. A 22-year-old was shot in the leg. He is in stable condition. The second shooting took place a little before 11 p.m. in the 4400 block of Floriss, in north St. Louis near O’Fallon Park. A man was shot in his left side. He is in serious but stable condition. The third […]

  • Endangered Silver Advisory Alert issued for missing Chesterfield man

    CHESTERFIELD, Mo. –  The Missouri State Highway Patrol has issued an endangered silver alert for a 62-year-old man named James P. Markey. He was last seen walking away from an Arby ’s restaurant on S. Manchester Road, Brentwood, MO around 7:00 p.m. on January 10. Markey is white, 5 feet 6 inches tall and 150 pounds. He has grey hair, blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a green jacket and brown New Balance shoes. According to the Chesterfield Police Department, […]

  • Police graduation: 22 complete St. Louis City Police Academy

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis City Police welcome 22 new officers to the force. The academy will host a graduation ceremony for the latest class of police recruits Thursday, January 10 at Harris Stowe State University. They will be sworn in and get receive their badges at 7:00 p.m. Police Chief John Hayden is scheduled to speak at the ceremony. The recruits have completed 30 weeks of physical training and classroom instruction.

  • Car theft numbers on the rise, car owners are to blame

    ST. LOUIS – Auto thefts are hitting an eight-year high and many times car owners themselves are to blame.  According to the latest FBI statistic, thieves stole more than 773,000 vehicles in 2017. That is more than any single year since 2009, and it’s not because criminals are becoming more cunning. Statistics show and more people are carelessly leaving their key fobs inside their cars and crooks are taking advantage of that opportunity and driving off with their new rides easily.