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Mehlville School District Facing Drastic Cuts

Even if the district thinks about a tax increase for next year, it won’t stop this year’s cuts, which include up to 45 teachers, all tutors, no more library books, band instruments, swimming pools or clubs, and no more school buses for kids within a 3-mile walk of their school.

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Attorneys for the Michael Brown family announce plans for filing a wrongful death civil lawsuit. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Michael Brown’s Parents Announce Civil Lawsuit

Family lawyer says the city of Ferguson and former officer Darren Wilson will be named in a wrongful death suit.

03/05/2015

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Defrocked St. Louis Priest Sent to Prison for Molestation Being Released

The Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests, or SNAP, is calling on Archbishop Robert Carlson to warn the flock about Gary Wolken, now 48, who is scheduled for release Feb. 23 from the Bonne Terre prison.

02/17/2015

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Toys R Us Taking Heat for ‘Breaking Bad’ Action Figures

Parents nationwide are upset about a new action figure on sale at Toys R Us – the Breaking Bad doll – complete with a fake bag of crystal meth.

10/21/2014

Federal regulations require school food be thrown out at the end of the meal period instead of being given to students who need the extra help. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Principal: Students Leaving Lunch Hungry

Federal regulations require school food be thrown out at the end of the meal period instead of being given to students who need the extra help.

10/14/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

British Group One Direction perform in concert in Santiago, on April 30, 2014. AFP PHOTO/ FRANCESCO DEGASPERI        (FRANCESCO DEGASPERI/AFP/Getty Images)

CVC Offers Waiting Lounge for Parents During One Direction Concert

The St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission will offer a special waiting lounge for parents in the plaza lobby beginning at 5 p.m. until one hour after the conclusion of the One Direction concert.

08/27/2014

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Eleven More Parents Charged For Allowing Children to be Truant

St. Clair County state’s attorney Brendan Kelly has charged 11 more parents since May with criminal charges for allowing a child to be truant.

08/11/2014

Students and parents at Blue Springs High School say displaying the flag on school property is inappropriate. (Getty Images)

Confederate Flag At School Causes Outrage

Anger over a group of students displaying the Confederate battle flag on school property.

04/11/2014

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Revealed At Local Seminar: Turtles Talk To Each Other

They’re also better parents than previously believed.

08/09/2013

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