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St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Belleville, Illinois (Courtesy of the Belleville Historical Society)

Belleville Hospital Issued ‘Intent To Deny’ on Relocation Project

St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville was issued an “intent to deny” on Tuesday after one member of the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board (HFSRB) voted “no” on the hospital’s proposal to build a new hospital in O’Fallon, Ill.

01/27/2015

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Shooting Inside St. Charles Chuck E. Cheese’s

St. Charles Police say a man remains hospitalized after being shot several times following an altercation at the pizzeria.

01/26/2015

Sign outside Zisser Tire along W. Florissant, targeted twice by rioting crowds in the wake of the Michael Brown Jr. shooting. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Potential Federal Civil Rights Decision Leaves Ferguson Business Owners on Edge

Even though the last couple of nights have been quiet on the streets of North County, there are renewed worries about the possibility of rioting and unrest after news that Darren Wilson is unlikely to face charges for violating the civil rights of Michael Brown.

01/23/2015

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Create Your Own Girlfriend or Boyfriend – Yes, Really

Need to convince the parents that you really do have someone you’re seeing, even if you really don’t? A St. Louis start-up has you covered.

01/23/2015

A volunteer crew cleans up debris outside Red's BBQ near QT in Ferguson on Aug. 19, 2014. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Red’s BBQ in Ferguson Will Not Reopen

“Given all of the circumstances, Red’s has decided that it is closing its business and unfortunately will not be reopening,” says attorney Jay Kanzler.

01/21/2015

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Ill. Gov. Rauner Wants to Take Closer Look at Gaming Industry

Rauner says he doesn’t like to gamble, but he also recognizes the state is losing money to casinos in neighboring states.

01/20/2015

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Income Tax Season Begins Today

This year will be interesting for those who purchased health insurance on the exchange – they estimated their income and received a tax credit to help pay for their insurance.

01/20/2015

File photo of a farm. (Photo: PASCAL PAVANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Lower Gas Prices Saving Consumers Money at the Grocery Store

Lower transportation costs from farm field to grocery store shelf means we’re paying less for food.

01/20/2015

Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University Boosts Aid to Low-Income Students

St. Louis based institution announces $25 million commitment

01/19/2015

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Mega Millions Jackpot Winner Sold in Illinois

Someone is holding the lone $270 million ticket from Friday’s drawing

01/17/2015

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