Health Dept. to Survey Residents Near Westlake LandfillResidents should expect the survey takers to be wearing vests and identify themselves with an official health department badge.
New Study Finds Marijuana Use Decreased Over DecadeLead researcher Dr. Richard Grucza of Washington University, says a 20 percent increase is still substantial, but not doubled.
National Health Survey to Collect Data in St. Clair CountyThe letters will be followed by screening interviews and, for some, physical exams.
Ill. AARP Director Discusses Taxing Retirement IncomeWhile you'd think Illinois' lack of such a tax would be a selling point, Gallo says the state's property taxes more than make up for it.
Mehlville School Board Asks Residents for Input to Trim BudgetProposition R passed in November to raise taxes in Mehlville, its first tax increase in 15 years
SURVEY: 64% of Voters Oppose Allowing Syrian Refugees Into MissouriThe survey of 743 likely voters statewide, conducted by Remington Research group, finds 64 percent are opposed to allowing Syrian refugees into Missouri.
Chicago-Area District OKs Later Start So Students Can SleepStevenson High School Principal Troy Gobble cited an American Academy of Pediatrics study warning against starting classes before 8:30 a.m.
Mo. and Ill. Courts Ranked Poorly in National SurveyMadison County, Illinois, is ranked the third worst "judicial hellhole" in the nation.
Survey: Teachers Spend Hundreds of Personal Funds on StudentsHorace Mann insurance says its survey shows teachers just want the best education possible for students.
Health Officials to Launch Survey of Residents Near Cold Water CreekThe St. Louis County Health Department is preparing to launch a major survey of current and former residents along the Cold Water Creek in North County to determine if they’re suffering from higher levels of cancer and other health issues.
Across U.S., Over 220 Prison Escapees On The LooseSomewhere out there are an admitted killer who crawled through a Texas prison's ventilation ducts. A murderer who apparently escaped from an Indiana institution in a garbage truck.
State Farm Plans to Use Drones to Examine Insurance ClaimsFlying will be done by trained pilots, not the claims adjustors.