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Effort to place St. Louis police under state control returns in Missouri legislature

Effort to place St. Louis police under state control returns in Missouri legislature

By Debra Chandler Landis, Missouri Independent February 19, 2024

Missourians voted in 2013 to return control of the St. Louis police department to local officials, ending more than 150 years of state oversight. And almost immediately, state lawmakers began pushing...

Breaking: Charges issued in Oakville triple shooting that left two dead

Breaking: Charges issued in Oakville triple shooting that left two dead

February 6, 2024

Update 5:18 p.m. Tuesday: The St. Louis County Police Department issued charges Tuesday against suspects Tyler Cole, 19, of the 7200 block of Becker Road, and Zachary Hough, 18, of the 4200 block of Massabielle...

Little Leaders Academy hosts scavenger hunt for a cause

Little Leaders Academy hosts scavenger hunt for a cause

February 5, 2024

The Little Leaders Academy, a prekindergarten through sixth-grade nature-based microschool in Sappington, is holding a scavenger hunt at Whitecliff Park on Saturday to raise money for Eli Pratt, an 8-year-old...

St. Louis County Police warn Asian residents of rising burglary trend

St. Louis County Police warn Asian residents of rising burglary trend

February 5, 2024

The St. Louis County Police Department is encouraging Asian residents to be aware of a burgalry crime trend. According to police, over the past several weeks, the department has been taking reports of...

Some Mehlville schools on supervised dismissals after three people shot in Oakville, police say

Some Mehlville schools on supervised dismissals after three people shot in Oakville, police say

February 5, 2024

Four schools in the Mehlville School District are on modified dismissals Monday afternoon after a a shooting in Oakville. According to police, three people were shot Monday afternoon after officers...

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Crestwood clarifies term limits for aldermen and mayor in charter

By Ellie Marshall, Staff Reporter January 30, 2024

The Crestwood Board of Aldermen passed a resolution setting term limits for the mayor and board at its Dec. 12 meeting. Crestwood elected officials can serve three full consecutive terms. “This resolution...

Lindbergh students eager for new opportunities in the new year

Lindbergh students eager for new opportunities in the new year

January 22, 2024

Students from Sappington Elementary in the Lindbergh School District offer these New Year’s resolutions: Lucy P. — My New Year’s resolution is not to have an attitude. Autumn H. — My New Year’s...

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