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Lawmakers make bipartisan push to extend postpartum care for new moms

By Clara Bates, The Missouri Independent January 26, 2023

Lawmakers debated last week a bipartisan push to expand postpartum Medicaid coverage for low-income Missourians from 60 days to one year — among the first public hearings of the 2023 legislative session. The...

Winter storm watch, wind chill watch in effect ahead of subzero temperatures Thursday

Winter storm watch, wind chill watch in effect ahead of subzero temperatures Thursday

December 20, 2022

A winter storm watch and wind chill watch is in effect for St. Louis County ahead of below-zero wind chills and winter precipitation expected across the region Thursday into Friday. The National...

South County Election Results 2022: Incumbents come out on top

South County Election Results 2022: Incumbents come out on top

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor November 9, 2022

Editor's note: This is a developing article. Continue to check callnewspapers.com for the latest Nov. 8 election news.  From state to local contests in Missouri, St. Louis County and South County, several...

Wind advisory issued through noon Saturday

Wind advisory issued through noon Saturday

November 4, 2022

The St. Louis County Office of Emergency Management and National Weather Service office in St. Louis has issued a wind advisory from midnight tonight to noon Saturday. South winds from 15 to 20 mph...

Next week is Winter Weather Preparedness Week

Next week is Winter Weather Preparedness Week

November 4, 2022

The National Weather Service, State Emergency Management Agency and Missouri's local emergency managers are teaming up to remind Missourians that despite the recent warm temperatures, winter — and the...

LaDonna Higgins, left, George Hruza, center, and Tracy McCreery

Three running for Missouri Senate district that now represents Sunset Hills

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor October 25, 2022

Sunset Hills will be represented by a different state Senate district in next year’s legislative session after this year’s redistricting. Sunset Hills, as well as portions of Fenton and Oakville in...

Leslie Derrington

Rare disease treatment advocate running to represent the 96th Missouri House District

By Lucas Irizarry, For The Call October 24, 2022

This year’s race for the Missouri House of Representatives 96th District features Republican Brad Christ and Democrat Leslie Derrington, both newcomers to public office. The election is Tuesday, Nov....

Brad Christ, left, and Leslie Derrington

Christ and Derrington contend for seat formerly held by David Gregory in the 96th District

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor October 22, 2022

Brad Christ and Leslie Derrington, both newcomers to public office, will vie for the 96th Missouri House District seat in the election Tuesday, Nov. 8. The seat was previously held by Republican David...

Kenneth Abram, left, and Walsh Moore

Abram running for 93rd against incumbent Walsh Moore

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor October 22, 2022

Rep. Bridget Walsh Moore, D-Affton, is facing a challenge by political newcomer Kenneth Abram to represent the 93rd Missouri House District. The district represents Lemay and parts of Affton. The election...

Call makes endorsements for Nov. 8 election

Call makes endorsements for Nov. 8 election

October 20, 2022

92nd Missouri House District Voters in Affton will be deciding between current incumbent Rep. Michael Burton, D-Affton, and Republican Bob Mahacek, a newcomer to public office. Burton did not return The...

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