Brian is a general assignment reporter, who enjoys providing live reports from the scene of breaking news. He also serves as a news anchor.
After graduating from DeSmet Jesuit High School in 1979, Brian attended Missouri Valley College in Marshall, MO.
He set the stage for his radio career at DeSmet, doing play-by-play for the 1979 State Champion basketball team films. He graded from Missouri Valley Magna Cum Laude and was named to Who’s Who Among American College and University Students.
His professional career took him from Marshall’s KMMO/KMFL to KAOL in Carrollton, MO. He then worked as a news reporter at KSIS/KCBW in Sedalia, MO and served as News Director at KCHI in Chillicothe, MO.
From 1985 through 1997 Brian worked in Kansas City, MO. where he provided airborne traffic reports for KCMO-AM and FM while working as weekend news anchor at WDAF-AM. He eventually became full-time news reporter and anchor at WDAF. He was named WDAF’s Sports Director in 1991. From 1992 through 1994 he produced and hosted the Kansas City Royals pre and post game shows.
At one point, an estimated 150 to 200 demonstrators were on West Florissant.
The Justice Department is barring media from the meetings, fearing its presence would change the tone of the conversations.
After busting 163 meth labs a decade ago, Franklin County investigators are on a pace to bust fewer than 20 this year. But, the head of the county’s Narcotics Enforcement Unit says that doesn’t mean fewer people are using methamphetamine.
Police say that so far this year, there have been 20 more burglaries and five more robberies in the neighborhood.
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.
The “Maverick” was carrying an estimated 3500 gallons of diesel fuel and an unknown amount of lube oil.
St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar says he’s proud of the officers who shot and killed an armed man in Jennings this morning.
Stenger told KMOX’s Mark Reardon that he trusts McCulloch to conduct a fair investigation, especially with the eyes of the nation on him.
Mayor James Knowles says there is a lot of misinformation circulating in the city, so the first meetings will address the misconceptions about Ferguson.
Police are still looking for the man who set fire to a Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall in north St. Louis.