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A barrel of blue and yellow colored shovels sit in wait for Tuesday's IKEA groundbreaking in St. Louis. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Industry Leaders Expect Construction Boom in St. Louis

They say even without an NFL stadium or a defense mapping headquarters the city will be in demand of construction employees.

08/28/2015

Partial building collapse in Laclede's Landing (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Partial Building Collapse in Laclede’s Landing

The collapse involved all five floors of the southern wall and part of a MetroLink station, which has been shut down, the chief says, for fear that the vibrations from the train could cause more collapse and damage.

08/12/2015

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Section of Shaw Avenue Closes Tuesday Morning

A major traffic reconfiguration starts Tuesday morning at 8:30 – Shaw Avenue will be closed between between Kingshighway and Vandeventer for 10 days.

06/22/2015

Ferguson Brewhouse (Courtesy: Google Maps)

Ferguson Brewhouse Damaged By Fire

Started in light. Owners vow to reopen as soon as possible.

06/19/2015

Kevin Killeen/KMOX

St. Louis Post-Dispatch Selling Building, Looking for New Location

Publisher Ray Farris says, “We are a 21st-century media company operating in a mid-20th-century building.”

05/26/2015

Members of the St. Louis Fire Department help a resident out of a window as he escapes a two-alarm fire in St. Louis on May 11, 2015. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Man Dies in St. Louis Apartment Building Fire

St. Louis fire officials say a man was killed in an apartment building fire that sent about a half dozen other people to hospitals.

05/11/2015

Photo: Facebook / Save Incarnate Word Convent + Alumni Center

Group Trying to Save Former Suburban St. Louis Convent

A group of neighbors is pressing to persuade the University of Missouri in St. Louis to reconsider plans to tear down a convent.

04/20/2015

Courtesy: Creve Coeur Fire Protection District

Dozens Homeless After Apartment Building Fire

Smoke alarms woke up residents, who woke up neighbors.

04/02/2015

File photo (JENS-ULRICH KOCH/AFP/Getty Images)

UPDATED: Propane Leak Outside New IKEA Building

It’s now estimated that it will take until early afternoon to allow the tank to completely empty out.

03/18/2015

Courtesy of the St. Louis Fire Department.

Raging Fire Destroys St. Louis Building

Flames fill building from basement through roof.

02/25/2015

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