St. Louis City and County hospitals have treated 46 heat-related illnesses since last Thursday.
The heat deaths in the St. Louis area now total 14, with three in the county.
If you’re performing a rain dance right now to give us all some relief from the heat, please dance faster.
While the thermometer rises, some find relief at their jobs, while others find it even hotter.
When St. Louis is hotter than the Amazon Rainforest, people without air conditioning need all the help they can get.
Temperatures have reached record highs during the past few days.