NWS Extends Heat Advisory Through ThursdayThe heat index could hit 108 due to temps around 100 and dew points in the low 70's.
Ameren Illinois Extends Payment Help to Local CustomersHundreds of East Saint Louisans showed up to The Jackie Joyner Kersee center yesterday to apply for utility assistance.
Ameren Illinois Offer Energy Assistance to Low-Income CustomersOne-time energy assistance grants of up to $150 will be available to East St. Louis-area customers.
Illinois Awaits Decision on Federal Flood AssistanceNineteen counties along the Mississippi River calculated $15 million in damages, but the federal threshold was $18.1 million
Report: Police Program Helped Man who Prostituted Teen A newspaper report says a man who's serving 15 years in prison for running an underage prostitution operation did so out of an apartment that police helped him get through an anti-violence program.
FEMA Approves More than $6 Million for Flood AssistanceResidents in 33 counties suffered damage.
FEMA Encouraging Flood Victims to Register for Disaster AssitanceFederal and state grants and loans available.
Police Seek Help To Find Missing 13-Year-Old GirlTierra Graves may be in North St. Louis City or County.
12 Missouri Counties Eligible For AssistanceGov. Nixon's office said the federal agency has declared natural disasters for counties because of severe storms, high winds and flooding.
Illinois Once Again Helping To Pay Cooling Bills$10 million in aid approved should help up to 60K pay their AC bills.
Flood Recovery Center Opens in Southern IllinoisFlood victims can seek help with recovery loans, other assistance.
Federal Agencies Help Tornado Victims Get Their MoneyU.S. Small Business Administration and FEMA in the region.