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A rendering of the proposed Affton Southwest precinct from M + K Architects. The North County precinct will look similar. Rendering courtesy of the St. Louis County Police Department.

Construction set to begin on long-awaited police precinct in South County

By Lucas Irizarry, Staff Reporter September 23, 2022

St. Louis County Executive Sam Page announced Wednesday that the county has allocated 2017’s Proposition P funds to finally move forward with the construction of two new long-awaited police precincts,...

Students at Oakville Elementary participate in Kids Voting for the November 2018 election.

South County primary election results: Page wins, Christ defeats Tsichlis

August 3, 2022

A number of local primary races were decided in elections yesterday, Tuesday, Aug. 2. Some of the major races for South County included a victory for incumbent County Executive Sam Page, and Brad Christ...

Rainfall breaks 1915 record, causing flash floods, road closures

Rainfall breaks 1915 record, causing flash floods, road closures

July 27, 2022

The St. Louis region saw a record amount of rain Tuesday, breaking the previous record for the most rainfall ever recorded in a single day.   According to the National Weather Service in St. Louis,...

Michael Burton and Kenny Edgar

Affton school board member running for 92nd

By Lucas Irizarry, Staff Reporter July 21, 2022

Editor's note: This is a developing article. Continue to check back to callnewspapers.com for more. The Democratic primary race for the 92nd Missouri House District features incumbent Michael Burton...

Endangered silver advisory issued for Affton man

Endangered silver advisory issued for Affton man

July 21, 2022

The St. Louis County Police Department has issued an endangered silver advisory for a missing adult from the Affton area. The endangered silver advisory missing adult is Herman Heinrichs, a 77-year-old...

Child dies after drowning in Kennedy Recreation Complex pool

Child dies after drowning in Kennedy Recreation Complex pool

July 21, 2022

A 6-year-old child died after drowning in the Kennedy Recreation Complex Pool in south St. Louis County, police said. The deceased has been identified as Travone Mister Jr. of the 4300 block of Seibert...

Michael Burton

Burton eyes reelection in 92nd District

July 19, 2022

The 92nd Missouri House District Democratic primary features incumbent Michael Burton, first elected in 2020, against Affton Board of  Education member Kenny Edgar. The primary takes place Aug. 2.  Burton...

Voters line up outside Cliff Cave Library in Oakville Tuesday, Aug. 5, to vote in the primary election.

St. Louis County opening satellite voting centers next week

July 13, 2022

The St. Louis County Board of Elections will open several satellite voting centers for voters to cast their absentee ballots beginning July 21. The board is operating seven satellite voting centers...

St. Louis County Library offering free produce boxes in partnership with Operation Food Search

St. Louis County Library offering free produce boxes in partnership with Operation Food Search

July 12, 2022

The St. Louis County Library and Operation Food Search are teaming up to provide free and fresh produce beginning July 13. The boxes will be given out every Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. curbside through September....

Demo day in Oakville

Demo day in Oakville

June 28, 2022

Oakville Elementary School Principal Meagan Ochoa, pictured above left, poses with students in front of construction equipment June 20 after crews tore down a house next to the school to make way for a...

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