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Homeless encampment near the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge in December 2014. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

City Hall to Stan Span Homeless Residents: Pack Up and Leave

“It’s not a way to live,” says Eddie Roth, director of human services for the city.

01/27/2015

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Ferguson Officer Admits Calling Memorial ‘A Piece of Trash’

Officer Tim Zoll has been placed on unpaid leave, effective immediately, while disciplinary proceedings begin.

12/27/2014

A memorial to Michael Brown on Canfield Dr. after it was rebuilt on Dec. 26, 2014. (Photo: Brett Blume/KMOX)

UPDATE: Ferguson Police Spokesman Denies Calling Memorial “Pile of Trash”

Ferguson protesters mobilized overnight to rebuild the memorial to Michael Brown, after a car ran over it.

12/26/2014

Part of a memorial to Ferguson shooting victim Michael Brown caught fire early Tuesday. Some claim it was deliberately set, possibly by the police. Photo: KMOX/Brett Blume

Michael Brown Memorial Rebuilt After Fire

Residents have rebuilt a memorial just hours after it burned down at the site where a Missouri police officer fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

09/23/2014

File photo of a person with a Confederate flag. (Photo by Marianne Todd/Getty Images)

School District Refuses To Allow Students To Wear Confederate Flag T-Shirts To Honor Classmate’s Death

The Nixa school district is refusing to allow students to wear T-shirts emblazoned with the Confederate flag to memorialize a classmate’s death.

05/13/2013

Loving memorials to Stan the Man like this one at the base of his statue outside Busch Stadium will eventually be gathered up and presented to the Musial family, who may decide to donate some of them to the team for future display. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Stan Musial Memorial Items Will Be Saved, Presented To Family

Some items may end up in future Hall of Fame planned for Ballpark Village.

01/24/2013

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I-64 Stretch to be Named in Memory of 2 Sisters

18-year-old Jessica Uhl and 13-year-old Kelli Uhl of Collinsville where killed in a crash blamed on a former Illinois State Police trooper.

10/12/2012

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Sunday’s Pedal The Cause To Raise $2 Million For Cancer Research

Local doctor bikes the event, then uses proceeds to study possible cures.

10/05/2012

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Downtown I-70 “Lid” Has Some Worried About Getting Around Downtown

Proponents say access still possible via new Wlanut St. bridge.

08/30/2012

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Plans For KC Hotel Disaster Memorial Struggling

The organization raising money for a memorial to the victims and rescuers of the 1981 Hyatt skywalks disaster in Kansas City is still short of funds.

07/17/2012

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