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County Executive Sam Page appears in a mask at the July 2020 ribbon cutting for 9 Mile Garden food truck plaza in Affton.

St. Louis County reinstating mask mandate Monday

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor July 23, 2021

St. Louis County and St. Louis will require masks in all indoor public places regardless of vaccination status starting Monday.  The health order requires everyone 5 and older to wear a mask regardless...

Lindbergh changes board meeting day

Lindbergh changes board meeting day

By Lucas Irizarry, Staff Reporter July 23, 2021

The Lindbergh Board of Education announced their scheduled meeting times are moving to the third Thursday of each month at their meeting July 13, as opposed to the second Tuesday meeting used in the past. Superintendent...

The Affton School District vaccinated every teacher and staff member who wanted a COVID-19 vaccine at an event at Affton High School Monday, March 15, 2021, seen above.

Increase in daily new cases and high positivity rates put county in CDC red zone

By Lucas Irizarry, Staff Reporter July 23, 2021

St. Louis County is now in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention red zone after an increase in new daily COVID cases and a high test positivity rate.  As of July 21, the county is seeing an...

Heat advisory in effect for St. Louis area until Saturday night

Heat advisory in effect for St. Louis area until Saturday night

July 23, 2021

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory Friday for St. Louis and the surrounding areas. The warning is in effect until 8 p.m. Saturday. The report said heat index values may reach up to...

First day of school in 2019 at Dressel Elementary.

Back-to-school vaccines offered at library

July 23, 2021

The Visiting Nurses Association will provide school readiness vaccinations for school-age children and teenagers at Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 9700 Musick Road, from 11 a.m....

Pictured above, from left, are Carol’s husband Greg Jacobsmeyer, critical care paramedic Janis Smith, Acting Battalion Chief Lee Bennion, Carol Jacobsmeyer, critical care paramedic Chris Ekiss and private James Teeple.

Mehlville Fire Protection District recognizes lifesaving EMS team

By Lucas Irizarry, Staff Reporter July 22, 2021

Several employees of the Mehlville Fire Protection District were recognized last month at a Board of Directors meeting for their efforts in helping to save the life of a fire district resident who went...

Lindbergh Schools Superintendent Tony Lake at the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Lindbergh High School in 2020.

Lindbergh Board of Education kicks off diversity and equity training; public weighs in

By Lucas Irizarry, Staff Reporter July 22, 2021

The Lindbergh Schools Board of Education moved forward with the first step of their new equity and diversity training last week with a presentation on how and why the training is being implemented. The...

Green Park City Hall.

Thuston appoints Broughton to Ward 1

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor July 21, 2021

Green Park got a familiar face as a “new” aldermen this week after Ward 1 Alderman Esad Softic resigned last month. Former Ward 1 Alderman Michael Broughton was appointed by Mayor Tim Thuston to replace...

Sunset Hills limits use of metal and steel buildings

Sunset Hills limits use of metal and steel buildings

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor July 21, 2021

Sunset Hills will now prohibit the use of metal and steel on buildings as well as prefabricated metal and steel buildings and pole barns in most zoning districts in the city. The Sunset Hills Board of...

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