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St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay announces new plan to provide shelter for homeless beyond downtown on April 9, 2015. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

St. Louis Finds More Shelter for Homeless

Director of Human Services Eddie Roth says the city is looking for a permanent shelter, but for now, bunk space is being made available at sites north and south of downtown.

04/09/2015

The Rev. Larry Rice of the New Life Evangelistic Center. Photo: KMOX

St. Louis Shelter Sues in Effort to Keep Operating

The Rev. Larry Rice’s New Life Evangelistic Center in St. Louis has filed suit against the city in an effort to keep its occupancy permit to operate a shelter for homeless people.

03/04/2015

Examples of the Shelter in Place pamphlets going out to those living near West Lake Landfill. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Landfill Neighbors Urged to Build ‘Shelter in Place’ Kits

Critical items include plastic sheeting, weather radio, food and water.

02/25/2015

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Jefferson County Man Sentenced for Killing Two Puppies

A Jefferson County man is sentenced to six months in jail and six months probation for killing two puppies he claimed were “sick.”

02/12/2015

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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

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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St. Louis to Open Cold Weather Shelter Tonight

Before a possible winter storm with snow, sleet and freezing rain comes out way Thursday, it’s the cold that has some concerned.

02/19/2013

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In-Home Steel Shelters Bring New Twist To Tornado Safety

Above ground boxes can hold 2-5 people.

05/01/2012

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Plan to Build New St. Louis Animal Shelter Moves Into Phase 2

City shifting funds around to convert building on W. Florissant into shelter, shut down outdated Gasconade facility for good.

11/04/2011

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Joplin Shelter To Close

Red Cross vows not to abandon tornado victims.

06/13/2011