Veiled Prophet Foundation Says Thank You to First RespondersOver 100 volunteers got together over the weekend to show their support and say 'thank you' to St Louis' first responders.
Officer Snyder's Mother Personally Thanks Those Who Tried to Save Her SonMany in the room wiped away tears as Peggy Snyder described her son's great smile and pride to wear a police badge.
Local Store Awarded for Furnishing Homes for Paralyzed VetsFurnishing adaptable homes for paralyzed veterans and first responders has earned a Manchester furniture store a top award from the FBI Director.
UPDATE: Baby Pulled Out of Vehicle in Silver Lake Expected to SurviveAuthorities called Highland EMS, Todd Zobrist a 'hero' after he swam about 50-75 feet into the 45-degree water and pulled the 3-month-old from the vehicle.
Wentzville Man Creates Petition for a "First Responders Day" A local man who says first responders in Wentzville saved his life has started a petition to thank them.
Federal Grant Opens Doors for Overdose Education, Narcan TrainingSt. Louis On Track to Break Last Year's Overdose Deaths
Some Restaurants Donating 100% of Profits During Snyder Dine Out EventOrganizer Katie Zaitz-Fink aims to raise $150,000 for the St. Louis County Police Welfare Association.
Community Rallies Support for Officer Blake SnyderDonations are welcome and can be submitted through the Backstoppers website.
BackStoppers Sees Increased Donations for Officer FlamionEveryone is encouraged to continue donating to the Flamion fund, which will be needed to pay his long-term medical bills.
Guns 'N Hoses Raises Record Amount for Backstoppers“We are proud to continue to support the great work being done by The BackStoppers,” said David Stokes, president of the Guns ‘N Hoses Boxing Association.
Study Shows CPR, AED's Increase Survival Chances A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows survival chances increase substantially when bystanders deliver CPR and defibrillation before first responders arrive.
Life-Like Mannequins Interact with STL First Responders in Training"Instead of me standing there relating the information to them, they actually have to think their way through and treat the actual mannequin, just like you do in the field," says EMS supervisor Chris Thompson.