The Humboldt penguins at the Saint Louis Zoo will be moved later this month and won’t be visible to the public until 2015.
Three state swimming beaches are closed this holiday weekend due to high bacteria levels.
A museum spokesman says the power went out just before 9 a.m. Tuesday.
Post Offices in Missouri and Illinois will be closed on the 4th of July.
Marketing Manager Kim Alexander says no animals or people were injured in the bad weather that struck parts of Illinois on Monday afternoon.
Chancellor Brady Deaton says the road conditions may make it difficult for many to get to campus.
Motorists from Illinois heading to events in downtown St. Louis this weekend may want to allow extra time.
The beach has been closed because of high bacteria levels.
More than sixty children and teachers in both grade schools are out with high fevers and general achiness.
Sixteen full-time store managers and 200 part-time servers and cooks were informed of the decision yesterday.