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Wesley Bell still hasn’t responded to requests to reopen Ferguson investigation

Pictured above: The Michael Brown Chosen for Change Foundation posted this photo of Michael Brown Sr. and his youngest daughter Mikelle taken before the press conference on Facebook.  By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com A month after Michael Brown Sr.’s call for St. Louis County prosecutors to reopen the investigation into his son’s death in Ferguson

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Crestwood man stabbed neighbor’s dog to death, charges say

Pictured above: Left, Teddy, in a photo courtesy of Robin Steele. Right is John Ross in his mugshot from the Crestwood Police Department. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com A Crestwood man stabbed his neighbor’s dog to death with a pocket knife last weekend, police say. St. Louis County prosecutors charged John Conrad Ross III,

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Boa constrictor swiped from Lemay exotic pet store

Pictured above: Another Columbian red tail boa constrictor just like the one stolen last week, as seen at a Lemay exotic pet store June 25. Photo by Erin Achenbach. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com A boa constrictor was stolen from a Lemay exotic pet store June 16. But there is some justice, since Exotic

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Blunt and Hawley introduce U.S. Senate resolution congratulating Blues on Stanley Cup

Missouri’s two U.S. Senators Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley introduced a resolution Thursday to congratulate the St. Louis Blues on winning their first Stanley Cup Championship in the team’s 52-year history. The resolution honors the players, the hundreds of thousands of fans, including 11-year-old superfan Laila Anderson, and the city of St. Louis.  “We all witnessed history

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