Brett is a life-long resident of the St. Louis area, having grown up in a neighborhood in Bridgeton that now lies underneath the new Lambert Airport runway.
His family moved to Troy, Illinois when Brett was 14, and he graduated from Triad High School.
He attended SIU-Edwardsville, and shortly after receiving a Mass Communications degree in 1986, Brett began working at a series of ever-larger radio stations, bouncing around the St. Louis area and southern Illinois.
He has worked in St. Louis for several years, and prior to KMOX he was a reporter for the local Public Radio station, KWMU.
Brett married the former Kathy Crowe of Mascoutah, Illinois in May, 1990. Their only son, Devin Charles Blume, was born Feb. 6, 1998. The Blumes currently live near Edwardsville, Illinois.
Bad weather has taken a toll on local blood supplies at the Red Cross.
Red Cross officials logged onto Zweifel’s website ShowMeMoney.com and learned they had $10,000 in unclaimed property.
Even as Winter maintains its tight grip on St. Louis, thoughts are turning ahead to the forecast for Spring.
The city of St. Clair’s fight to shut down its airports has been going on for years, and depends on a ruling from the Federal Aviation Administration that’s already been pushed back several times.
Sleet, snow, extreme cold and it’s just the beginning of March.
A major road project is slated to begin Monday in the Metro East, if weather conditions allow.
Nearly 10% of those living in St. Louis have no interaction with banks.
It’s Mardi Gras weekend in St. Louis and business owners all throughout Soulard are indeed ready to “Let the Good Times Roll” even with the promise of wicked winter weather.
That’s what the attorney for the man convicted of killing the St. Louis University student two years ago is claiming.
The new owners of the century-old showboat say they’re going to float it straight to the scrapyard once the river rises high enough.