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The Salvation Army's Midland Division breaks ground on a $6 million addiction treatment facility in midtown St. Louis on June 25, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Salvation Army Breaks Ground on Addiction Treatment Center

Six million dollar facility is expected to open during the summer of 2016

06/25/2015

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Mizzou May Ban Women From Fraternity Parties

The University of Missouri-Columbia proposed a ban of hard alcohol and females in fraternity houses on the weekends.

06/12/2015

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Happy Hour Bill Awaits Gov. Rauner’s Approval

Happy hour drink specials have been banned in Illinois since the late 1980s, but they could make a comeback under a measure awaiting the governor’s signature.

06/05/2015

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Clayton Police: No Evidence Schweich Target of Whisper Campaign

Clayton Detective Lt. Don Bass said they have found no evidence Schweich was the target of bullying, threats or blackmail.

03/23/2015

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Bill Would Increase Penalty of an Adult Providing Alcohol to a Minor

“I can go out and write a $500 bad check and get a felony. But they can go out and kill, and get a misdemeanor.”

03/18/2015

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Detectives Search for Explanation into Schweich’s Death

Clayton Police Chief Kevin Murphy says while Schweich left no suicide note “on paper” at his Clayton home, detectives continue to search his electronic devices for any possible note or explanation into the shooting.

03/02/2015

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Cold Case Reopens: Headless, Handless Man to be Exhumed in Warren County

Warren County Sheriff’s Lt. Matt Schmutz says before DNA evidence was widely used, victims were identified by their fingerprints and their face, which is why John Doe’s killer or killers cut off his head and hands.

02/02/2015

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Drunk Woman Arrested After Mistaking Jail for Bar

The woman drove up to the Van Buren County jailhouse, thinking it was the bar where she was supposed to pick up her boyfriend, allege police.

10/19/2014

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Teens’ Genetic Protection Against Alcoholism Can Lessen Depending on Friends

Washington University researchers find a teen’s genetic protection against alcoholism can lessen, depending on whom they hang out with.

09/24/2014

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Mom Gets Probation for Providing Underage Son Alcohol Before Fatal Crash

Ginger Zehner-Denton of Belleville pleaded guilty in June to misdemeanor unlawful delivery of alcohol.

08/01/2014

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