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Bill Reker

bill reker 1 Bill RekerBill Reker re-joined KMOX in September of 1995. His duties at the station include anchoring the evening and nighttime newscasts. A veteran in the broadcast industry, Bill brings experience, knowledge and enthusiasm to the KMOX news team.

Bill got started in radio in high school doing play by play for high school football, for a small station. From there he served as News Anchor at station WINZ, Miami, Oklahoma City, and KOMO, Seattle. Bill also served as News Director, Morning Anchor and Reporter for WIBV for nearly five years.

Bill has won numerous awards for his reporting including “Radio Festival of New York” GOLD award for a feature on mentally disabled children.

Bill is married with two daughters and lives in the Metro East. Bill is also active in the American Cancer Society’s “Relay for Life.”

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Belleville Man Charged with Child Pornography

Police say 39-year-old Joseph Suggs approached two teenage boys in Bellevue Park, said he had a photography business, and asked them if he could photograph them for a magazine.

06/26/2014

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Expert: Wacha’s Injury is Rare in Pitchers

It’s an injury very rare in pitchers, but common in the legs of runners.

06/24/2014

Alissa Jackson. Photo courtesy of Belleville Police Department

Belleville Woman Faked Cancer to Collect Money

Police say the community rallied around the woman, holding several fundraisers to support her and her family.

06/04/2014

Photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Pope Francis Plans Meetings with Victims of Sex Abuse by Priests

He repeated, aboard his papal plane returning from Jerusalem, there will be zero tolerance for clergy who violate children.

05/27/2014

Photo: Getty/Justin Sullivan

City Officials Draw Up Alternate Parking Plan for Fair St. Louis

There will be no street parking within Forest Park during Fair St. Louis, and officials are drawing up a comprehensive parking plan for the July 3-5 event.

05/22/2014

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Prison Official: Missouri Isn’t Oklahoma

Missouri still legally has the entire day to put Bucklew to death, and prison officials remind us that two other cases were once put on hold.

05/21/2014

Rep. Keith English (Photo: keithenglishformo.com)

Rep. English Stripped of Committee Positions after Tax Cut Vote

Rep. Keith English was removed from four House committees Wednesday by House Minority Leader Jake Hummel.

05/08/2014

Senator Eric Schmitt with his wife Jaime and their three children, Stephen, Sophia, and Olivia (Photo: schmittforsenate.com)

Mo. Senator Fights for Hemp Oil Bill for Severe Epilepsy Patients

Mo. Sen. Eric Schmitt pushes for a hemp oil bill that potentially could help severe epilepsy patients, including his son.

05/06/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Fairmount Park Officials Push Slot Machine Legislation

Executive Director of the Illinois Horseman’s Benevolent and Protective Association Lanny Brooks says there are powerful forces in favor of not letting Fairmount have slot machines.

04/23/2014

Photo: KMOX

Surveillance Cameras May Solve North St. Louis Shooting

Cameras around North St. Louis may be able to solve 19-year-old, Jose Johnson’s shooting death that happened Thursday afternoon.

04/11/2014

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