Jefferson Barracks Bridge

Mehlville Fire District is one of few districts with a drone

Pictured above: During a mock rescue in 2018, Mehlville firefighter and drone operator Roman Stolarski pinpoints where on the Meramec River the rescue boats need to go to save the ‘victim’ using the district’s small drone. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville Fire Protection District will soon be one

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Two lanes of Jefferson Barracks Bridge reopen Friday morning

Pictured above: This screenshot from a drone video taken by YouTube user Stl Silver Fox shows the JB Bridge from above. Two lanes of the Jefferson Barracks Bridge will reopen for Friday morning rush hour after the Missouri Department of Transportation received the results of days of inspection Thursday. The westbound JB Bridge from Illinois

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All lanes on JB Bridge open after Tuesday shutdown

Pictured above: A photo of the traffic on the bridge just after the shutdown midday Tuesday. All lanes of the Jefferson Barracks Bridge were reopened around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night, following a 10-hour shutdown caused traffic backups around south county during rush hour. The Missouri Department of Transportation shut down the two left lanes on

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Police unsuccessfully search for man seen on JB Bridge

Police unsuccessfully searched for a man standing on the Jefferson Barracks Bridge last Friday, but they are not sure if the incident is connected to the ongoing search for a man missing from Lemay. The St. Louis County Police Department and the Columbia Fire Protection District from Columbia, Ill., responded to two calls from witnesses

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