Jeff Mizanskey poses with his two granddaughters. (Courtesy of

Man Serving Life Without Parole for Pot Now Has Chance at Freedom (FULL AUDIO)

Jeff Mizanskey, who is serving life without parole for pot, sits down with KMOX News for his first interview since the governor commuted his sentence.


A mug shot of Michael Johnson, provided by St. Charles Police.

Trial Begins for Former Lindenwood Wrestler Accused of Exposing HIV to Partners

Jury selection is underway for former Lindenwood University wrestler who is scheduled to go to trial this week for not telling his sexual partners that he is HIV positive.


Lucas Park, looking south toward Central Library branch. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Effort To Reclaim Lucas Park Gaining Steam; Exercise Equipment Going In Soon

Organizers say they’re backing the call for nearby New Life Evangelistic Center to be forced out of downtown.


Elex Levell Murphy

Elex Murphy Gets Life Plus 25 Years for Knockout Game Murder

Last month the panel found that the now 20-year-old Murphy was with three others when he walked up and punched Hoang Nguyen and his wife.


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Rice Decries Barriers Outside His Shelter

Hangs “decorations” on steel barricades blasting the city’s homeless policy.


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Former Radio Host Gets Life for Murder

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A former St. Louis talk radio host is going to prison for the rest of his life. The circuit attorney’s office says Leonardo Drisdel was sentenced to life without parole, […]



Alyssa Bustamante Sentenced To Life With Possibility Of Parole

18-year-old faces possible life prison term in 9-year-old neighbor’s murder.


Christopher Coleman, the man who alledgedy murdered wife Sheri and sons Gavin and Garett

Coleman Evidence Could Be Made Public Today

Evidence like graphic crime scene photos will be held back by Judge Milton Wharton.



Man Pleads Guilty in Friend’s Heroin Death

Admits injecting drugs into David L. Roth, who later died.



East St. Louis Man Convicted in Heroin Overdose Death

Tavis Doyle sold drugs to man who then died in Doyle’s home in 2009.