NLEC Asks Court to Intervene in Shelter Shut-Down"Thank God we live in democracy here and we have judges that can overrule things," Rice says. "We just saw it happen as far as the President of the United States."
City, County Send 100 Workers to Gather Information on HomelessThis is the first time St. Louis city and county are working together on the project, their goal is to help get people support, and ultimately off the streets.
Homeless Man Stabs Man on Bicycle in South CityThe suspect told police he thought he was about to be attacked, so he stabbed the bicyclist.
Warehouse Fire Continues to Burn for 30 HoursIt started around midnight Sunday, and the bitter cold is causing water to freeze on contact.
St. Louis Opens Winter Shelters For Weekend ColdCity says United Way hotline (call 211) is one way to find warming station, outreach
Homeless Man Charged in Connection to K-2 OverdosesPolice say a surveillance camera showed 56-year-old John White in a suspected drug deal outside the New Life Evangelistic Center.
Downtown Property Owners Suing Homeless ShelterThe plantiffs say the shelter is a primary obstacle to profitably operating their properties.
Dramatic Drop in Downtown Synthetic Marijuana OverdosesEmergency workers received a hundred calls for overdoses, but something changed.
Over 100 Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses in 3 DaysThis is the first time the DEA locally has seen this type of "concentrated effect" from synthetic drugs.
There's Nothing Fake About Synthetic MarijuanaSynthetic marijuana is much more powerful and dangerous than regular marijuana.
Biddle House Not Affected By Recent Synthetic Drug OverdosesEddie Roth with the City of St. Louis says the Biddle House serves the same population the New Life Evangelistic shelter, but has not seen any of those emergency medical calls.
The Vicious Cycle of Drug Abuse and HomelessnessIs the spike of drug overdoses in downtown St. Louis emblematic of a building problem?