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Granite City Schools Concerned About Impact of Plant Closure on Tax Vote

The Granite City School District has a measure on the April 7 ballot calling for a property tax increase to maintain current academic standards.

03/26/2015

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Animal Care and Control Board Coming to St. Louis County

The board will be tasked with reducing euthanasia rates and increasing adoptions.

03/20/2015

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Former Chief Fitch Sees Lose-Lose Scenario for Ferguson with DOJ Action

“It will either bankrupt them by having to fight it, or it will bankrupt them by having to comply with it,” says former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch.

03/03/2015

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Missouri Considers Shortened Deer Hunting Season

The state agency proposes a nine-day fall firearms season each November starting in 2016. The current fall season lasts 11 days.

02/10/2015

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Tax Drop to Put More Money in Illinois Paychecks

Illinois taxpayers will have a little extra cash next year.

12/29/2014

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Latest St. Louis City Crime Report Shows Worrisome Trends

The murder rate continues its dramatic rise in the city of St. Louis in the latest crime report.

12/12/2014

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Factors Behind Sharp Rise in St. Louis Murder Rate

The St. Louis murder total for the year is nearing 150 – a 35 percent increase over murders this time last year.

12/10/2014

Protestors display signs during a peaceful rally in Canfield Apartments and along West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Missouri  on August 23, 2014 as the community prepares to rebuild and heal after the days of unrest following the shooting death of Michael Brown Jr. by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson on August 9th.     (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Ferguson Sees Boost in Number of Registered Voters

One response to Ferguson unrest from area leaders has been telling people to register to vote, and it appears they have listened.

10/02/2014

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Water-Related Incidents Increasing, Though No Serious Problems

As the weather heats up, the number of those participating in outdoor water activities is increasing, and that has Missouri Department of Conservation officers seeing a jump in incidents.

08/06/2014

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Anti-Government Groups At Record High

Missouri Highway Patrol investigator Sgt. Eric Eidson tells KMOX he has seen an “increase in recruitment” locally.

03/08/2013

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