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200 MoDot Snowplows Working to Clear Area Roads This Morning

It’s almost like we’re back to square one. Snow falling overnight and early this morning have made roads, ramps and bridges slick.

01/09/2014

Space heaters line display in a Lowe's home improvement store January 25, 2006 in Lincolnwood, Illinois. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Homeowners Learn a Cold Lesson About Furnace Maintenance This Week

Many homeowners’ worst fears were realized in this week’s winter storm, when their furnace went on the fritz.

01/09/2014

Snow removal crew in downtown St. Louis, December 14, 2013 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

St. Louis Streets Director: Be Patient, Chemicals Will Work

It will be another 12 hour workday for St. Louis city road crews. They plan on widening main throughways so rush-hours can get back to normal.

01/08/2014

Photo of Bridgeton Landfill Aug. 19, 2013 showing black liner material to be covered. (Photo: dnr.mo.gov/bridgeton/)

Extreme Cold Causes More Odor Problems at Landfill

The odor problem that has plagued the Bridgeton Landfill in St. Louis County for several months is back, and this time the extreme cold weather from earlier this week is part of the problem.

01/08/2014

Missouri Town Snowed In Without Drinking Water

You think you’ve got it bad. About 150 families in the Gray Hawk subdivision near St. Genevieve are snowed in without any drinking water after an underground pipe froze and burst.

01/08/2014

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St. Louis Officials See Uptick in Cardiac Ambulance Calls

The cardiovascular risk in these arctic-like temperatures extends well beyond the avoid shoveling rule, and the risks are especially high for those with known heart disease.

01/07/2014

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Winter Storm Hit Records for Snow and Cold in St. Louis

Scott Truett, senior forecaster with the National Weather Service, said it dropped to 8-below zero at Lambert Airport Monday morning. The last time that happen was in early February of 1996.

01/07/2014

Photo of the Mississippi River in St. Louis, January 6, 2014. (KMOX/Carol Daniel)

What Is A Polar Vortex?

So what’s to blame for this extreme cold we are seeing all across the nation? Experts call it a polar vortex.

01/07/2014

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250 Homeless Sought Shelter from the Extreme Cold

Another 250 homeless sought shelter during the day Monday. Organizers at the city’s community center at 12th and Park had to look to the St. Louis County for help accommodating the overflow.

01/07/2014