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Port Authority declines to add St. Louis County to airport talks, at least for now

Passenger airplane flying above clouds in evening.

December 4, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Just as St. Louis Lambert International Airport saw one of its busiest travel weeks of the year, a St. Louis County commission decided not to inject the county into the debate on airport privatization — at least for now. The St. Louis ...

City bid for airport privatization leads to calls for regional governance

City bid for airport privatization leads to calls for regional governance

December 3, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com So far the process that could potentially lead to the privatization of the St. Louis airport is mostly a mystery, with the city of St. Louis’ closed-door discussions leading to calls by neighboring officials for greater regional control o...

Fitch set for new role as councilman

Pictured above: Tim Fitch speaks at a Republicans club meeting during his run for the St. Louis County Council.

November 28, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch will have a new role serving the public starting in January after winning the Nov. 6 election for the 3rd District seat on the St. Louis County Council. Fitch, who ran as a Republican, will take...

Fitch announces bid for council seat; won’t accept campaign contributions

Fitch announces bid for council seat; won’t accept campaign contributions

January 24, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Former St. Louis County Police Department Chief Tim Fitch kicked off his candidacy for the County Council last week with a promise that he would take no campaign donations. The seat Fitch is seeking is currently held by 3rd District Councilwoman...

Second teenager charged in airport crash that killed Lemay boy

Second teenager charged in airport crash that killed Lemay boy

December 20, 2017

A second teenager was charged with murder Wednesday for leading Normandy police on a chase near the airport last spring that killed a Lemay boy and severely injured members of his family. Police allege Brian Booker, 16, was one of three teenagers who led the Normandy Police Department on a polic...

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