St. Louis County Health Department
Coldwater Creek was contaminated with nuclear waste after World War II.
St. Louis County has it’s first reported case of the mosquito-carried disease called Chikungunya, though it was not contracted in the area. “There is no cause for panic, no cause for alarm,” says Dr. Faisal Khan, St. Louis County Health Department’s director of communicable disease control.
Waste from atomic bomb production in downtown St. Louis was dumped in the creek in the 1940s
County officials sought federal help to unravel a $3.4 million computer fraud scheme created by Ed Mueth before he committed suicide last year.
Real inspections are only done once a facility is open to the public.
Steve Stenger says thousands of dogs and cats have been euthanized at the St. Louis County Animal Shelter in the past 10 years, under Charlie Dooley’s watch.
St. Louis County Councilman Steve Stenger is calling for a top member of the Dooley administration to step down.
County Police Chief Tim Fitch tells KMOX the FBI has been asked to conduct a forensics investigation.
Police investigators subpoena the bank and phone records of Ed Mueth, the top county health department official who committed suicide last month amid questions he may have stolen millions from taxpayers.
Investigators are looking at the history of a company called Gateway Technical Solutions, which billed the St. Louis County Health Department for more than $1.5 million over three years since 2010 for computer rental and software support.