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Sharon Carpenter (KMOX file photo)

Report Released Outlining Recorder of Deeds Nepotism Scandal

A report out from the St. Louis City Counselor’s office sheds more light on the nepotism scandal that forced Recorder of Deeds Sharon Carpenter to resign this summer.


The Ferguson Community Center opens to the public. (KMOX/Allison Blood)

Ferguson Unveils New Community Center

Mayor James Knowles hopes it’ll become a hub of activity for residents


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Police: Crime Numbers Up in Tower Grove

Police say that so far this year, there have been 20 more burglaries and five more robberies in the neighborhood.


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UPDATE: 4-Year-Old Shot By 5-Year-Old Cousin

After first being told conflicting stories, police have determined that the four-year-old boy who was shot in St. Louis last evening was shot by his five-year-old cousin.


Artist's rendering of O'Fallon facility. Photo courtesy of Ameren Missouri

Construction on Pace for O’Fallon Renewable Energy Center

Officials say they’ll be ready to start delivering that solar power to customers by the end of the year.


(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

‘Ferguson Forward’ to Provide Early Childhood Education, Youth Jobs, College Scholarships

“Ferguson Forward” is the name of a program being launched by Emerson, which has been headquartered in Ferguson for seven decades.


Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Residents Living Near Bridgeton Landfill Learn of Proposed Evacuation Plan

Last night, Bridgeton Landfill neighbors got a glimpse at the evacuation plan, should the landfill fire hit the surface or run into nearby radioactive waste.



Oct. 29 Execution Date Set for Missouri Inmate

The Missouri Supreme Court on Friday set an Oct. 29 execution date for 35-year-old Mark Christeson.


Mayor Mark Furrer

Sunset Hills Mayor Faces More Questions About Driving Record Predating Bicyclist Incident

Mayor Mark Furrer was accused of running a cyclist off the road in late July.


Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Nestle Purina Expands Suit Against Blue Buffalo

t. Louis-based Nestle Purina PetCare Co. is expanding its lawsuit against Blue Buffalo Co. to include additional allegations of false advertising.


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Some workout equipment at the new Ferguson Community Center (KMOX/Allison Blood)

Ferguson Community Center Opens

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