Today is Winter Weather Awareness Day in MissouriWinter is fast approaching and to get ready today is designated "Winter Weather Awareness Day" by the National Weather Service.
MoDOT Reminds Drivers to Move Over for Emergency VehiclesMonday kicks off the Federal Highway Administration's 2nd Annual Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week.
Police Warn Against Calling 112 for EmergienciesAt least one police agency in Saint Louis County sent out a message on Facebook, asking people not to call 1-1-2 for emergencies.
Expert: President's Opioid Declaration a 'Missed Opportunity'Dan Duncan says president's plan is a re-do of the failed War on Drugs.
October is Zombie Awareness Month in IllinoisState Representative Chris Welch says the thinking behind Zombie Awareness Month is this: If you're prepared for a Zombie Apocalypse, you're prepared for any disaster -- natural or man-made.
Local Hospital Trauma Centers Look at PreparednessThere are three Level One Trauma Centers here, and three Level Two Trauma Centers.
Emergency Management Agency Offers Lightning Safety TipsIt's the time of year when thunderstorms can pop up and produce some damaging bolts of lightning.
Madison County Forced to Close 911 Call CentersTroy Illinois police chief Bradley Parsons says a decision by the state of Illinois forcing counties to reduce their number of 911 call centers is a head-scratcher.
4 Dead, Pilot Hurt in Separate Near-By Plane CrashesFour people died in a plane crash in Southern Illinois Sunday, another man was injured in his small plane and had to make an emergency landing, Tuesday.
Drones Give Illinois Transportation Officials New ViewpointsThe department is exploring how drones might improve mapping or document progress in work zones.
Blues Almost Faced College Goalie in Loss to VancouverStudent-athlete Matt Hewitt was called on to be the emergency back-up last night.
Radiologist Develops In-Flight Emergencies AppIn-flight emergencies can quickly overwhelm even experienced physicians, but a Peoria doctor has developed an app to help.