Flooding along the Meramec River caused a woman to require rescuing from the top of her car in Franklin County on March 19, 2013. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Flooded-Out Meramec River Forced Woman On Top of Her Car

An eastern Missouri woman is OK after being rescued from the hood of her car near Moselle in Franklin County.



KC Neighborhood Shovels Out Stuck Ambulance

Fire department spokesman James Garrett says the ambulance became stuck Tuesday while rushing to the man’s home, so workers grabbed their gear and ran the rest of the way.


Trooper Pulls Woman, 4-Year-Old from Jefferson County Creek

The driver lost control of the minivan on U.S. 61 crashed through a guard rail, overturned several times and ended up in a creek.


Missouri Task Force One

80 Missouri Emergency Workers Head to East Coast

Of the team about 35 members are from the St. Louis area.



Ameren Illinois Crews to Help with Storm Repairs

Ameren spokesman Leigh Morris says 67 workers are on their way to New Jersey.


OP was shot twelve times and left for dead. (photo/Stray Rescue of St. Louis)

Dog Shot 12 Times to be Released Today from Hospital

OP, short for Optimus Prime was found last month in a St. Louis dumpster riddled with bullets.


Darick Stallworth

Prison Time Looms For Convicted Dog Killer Darick Stallworth

Pleads guilty to torturing dogs, snapping their necks.



Girl Rescued from Waist-High Missouri Mud

An 11-year-old girl is OK after being rescued from waist-high mud near the Mississippi River.



UPDATE: Hero Dies Trying to Rescue Family on Mississippi River

Barge worker went into the water when his own boat overturned; six others rescued.


A photo provided by the St. Louis Fire Department of a new 27' fire boat, one of a pair of new rescue craft that will be patrolling the Mississippi River from the JB Bridge all the way up to the Alton locks later this year.

New Rescue Boats To Patrol St. Louis Riverfront

Will operate from new base of operations at old Admiral site.