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Doctors Expect Snowstorm Baby Boom in Nine Months

Many of us were snowbound for a few days earlier this week, and that has local maternity wards looking forward to a baby boom nine months from now.

01/09/2014

Side street in south St. Louis on Jan 6, 2014. (KMOX/Tanya Sinkovits)

Outrage from Millennials Prompts St. Louis to Reconsider Snow Removal Policy

Jeff Rainford, Mayor Francis Slay’s chief of staff told KMOX Thursday that the mayor understands the situation, and the decades-old policy is going to get a second look at the end of winter.

01/09/2014

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200 MoDot Snowplows Working to Clear Area Roads This Morning

It’s almost like we’re back to square one. Snow falling overnight and early this morning have made roads, ramps and bridges slick.

01/09/2014

Space heaters line display in a Lowe's home improvement store January 25, 2006 in Lincolnwood, Illinois. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Homeowners Learn a Cold Lesson About Furnace Maintenance This Week

Many homeowners’ worst fears were realized in this week’s winter storm, when their furnace went on the fritz.

01/09/2014

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

St. Louis Streets Director: Be Patient, Chemicals Will Work

It will be another 12 hour workday for St. Louis city road crews. They plan on widening main throughways so rush-hours can get back to normal.

01/08/2014

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Delays Expected Throughout MetroLink System This Morning

Extreme cold is affecting the MetroLink system and causing up to 30 minute delays westbound from Grand to Lambert Airport and Grand to Shrewsbury.

01/08/2014

Photo of Bridgeton Landfill Aug. 19, 2013 showing black liner material to be covered. (Photo: dnr.mo.gov/bridgeton/)

Extreme Cold Causes More Odor Problems at Landfill

The odor problem that has plagued the Bridgeton Landfill in St. Louis County for several months is back, and this time the extreme cold weather from earlier this week is part of the problem.

01/08/2014

Missouri Town Snowed In Without Drinking Water

You think you’ve got it bad. About 150 families in the Gray Hawk subdivision near St. Genevieve are snowed in without any drinking water after an underground pipe froze and burst.

01/08/2014

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St. Louis Officials See Uptick in Cardiac Ambulance Calls

The cardiovascular risk in these arctic-like temperatures extends well beyond the avoid shoveling rule, and the risks are especially high for those with known heart disease.

01/07/2014

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Winter Storm Hit Records for Snow and Cold in St. Louis

Scott Truett, senior forecaster with the National Weather Service, said it dropped to 8-below zero at Lambert Airport Monday morning. The last time that happen was in early February of 1996.

01/07/2014

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