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House Committee Hears Testimony on Bill that Would Legalize Medical Marijuana

“I’m going to say to you right now, I could care less about anybody who wants to get high,” Williams testified. “Your problem, not mine. I’m only concerned about people who need to have relief with medication.”

02/24/2015

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Missouri House Panel to Consider Medical Marijuana Proposal

Montel Williams is joining a Missouri Republican in efforts to allow patients with specific ailments access to medical marijuana with a state-monitored distribution program.

02/23/2015

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$100,000 Matching Grant Program for Stray Rescue Begins Tuesday

Another week left in special $10 adoption program to ease overcrowding at shelter.

02/09/2015

A nurse uses a syringe to prepare an injection of the combined Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination at an MMR drop-in clinic. (Photo: GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

Measles Make it to Illinois; How Safe are Children in St. Louis?

“If a baby gets the measles, it could be absolutely devastating,” says SLU Care pediatrician Dr. Ken Haller. “That’s why it’s just really incumbent on everyone to make sure that anyone who can get vaccinated, does get vaccinated.”

02/06/2015

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Illinois Governor Awards Medical Marijuana Licenses

Rauner awarded licenses to 18 cultivation centers and 52 retail shops, which means Illinois’ first legal marijuana crop could be harvested this year.

02/02/2015

Evan Harter had all his toes amputated after he walked home during extremely frigid temperatures. (Getty Images)

Kansas Man Who Lost Toes From Frostbite Has Lesson for Others

22-year-old Evan Harter lost his toes after walking for an hour in frigid weather.

02/13/2014

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Motorcycle Rider Killed In Hazelwood Crash

Name of victim not yet released.

10/17/2012

Health Care Fraud

Health Care Provider Defrauds Medicaid

Operator of Blessed Hands Home Health paid patients for their personal info.

09/05/2012

Job Fair Held In Midtown Manhattan

VA to Hire 1,600 Mental Health Workers, 10 in St. Louis

The new hires will provide individual care, adjustment counseling and crisis services.

06/14/2012

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Cochran Officials Give Themselves Clean Bill of Health

Hospital officials: St. Louis VA center is safe

02/18/2011

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