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Nixon Vetoes Student Transfers Bill, Some St. Louis-Area Legislators Frustrated

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon today vetoed House Bill 42, saying it fails to solve the problems of unaccredited school districts in the St. Louis region and creates new problems and mandates for public schools across the state.

06/26/2015

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Foreclosures Jump Across St. Louis Area, Nation

The 37 percent increase is blamed on banks repossessing homes that were in the foreclosure process.

06/18/2015

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Boosters Look to Lessen Metro East Regional Divide

Much of the disconnect between St. Louis and Illinois is due to the decline of heavy industry.

06/12/2015

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Hail, Winds, Possibly Tornadoes May Be Heading to Region

A cold front approaching Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri is expected to bring hail, strong winds and the possibility of tornadoes to the region less than a week after meteorologists reported no tornadoes in the United States thus far in March.

03/23/2015

Snow removal crew in downtown St. Louis, December 14, 2013. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Will Winter Weather Impact Wednesday Rush Hour?

It’s not the amount of snow rolling in today that has the Missouri Department of Transportation worried – it’s the timing.

02/04/2015

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Fenton Chrysler Plant Site Has Been Sold

If all goes as planned, it will soon house the Fenton Logistics Park.

11/07/2014

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New Census Numbers Reveal Wide Disparity In Regional Education Levels

80% of Ladue residents have college degrees, compared to 6.7% in East Alton.

12/06/2012

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Sunday’s Rain Fails To Put A Dent In 2012 Drought

9-15 inches behind normal rainfall totals as July comes to a scorching end.

07/31/2012

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St. Louis SWAT Teams Step Up “Active Shooter Response” Training

Every second counts when a gunman is still on-scene.

07/30/2012

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Large, Sudden Spike In Area Fuel Prices

Pump prices shoot up 20+ cents in one day.

01/05/2012

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