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Elephant Calf At St. Louis Zoo Dies From Viral Infection

Elephant Calf At St. Louis Zoo Dies From Viral Infection

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The St. Louis Zoo is mourning the loss of one of their young elephants. Zoo officials say Kenzi, a six-year-old Asian elephant calf died on Saturday after being diagnosed with elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus. EEHV is a viral infection shown to be fatal to elephants. The St. Louis Zoo posted the following Facebook message…

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Governor Greitens Declares A State Of Emergency For Southern Missouri

Governor Greitens Declares A State Of Emergency For Southern Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Gov. Eric Greitens has signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency in anticipation of storms and flooding in parts southern Missouri. Greitens signed the order Saturday as the National Weather Service issued a flood warnings and watches for much of southeastern Missouri. The order activates the resources of…

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NATIONAL NEWS

After Years Of Dejection, Proponents Of Gun Laws See Hope

After Years Of Dejection, Proponents Of Gun Laws See Hope

By MATT SEDENSKY and TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The progression has become numbingly repetitive — mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals, the mourning, the talking heads and the calls for change that dwindle into nothingness. The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School,…

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Caller Told FBI Florida Shooting Suspect ‘Going To Explode’

Caller Told FBI Florida Shooting Suspect ‘Going To Explode’

By SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman close to the man charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school warned the FBI in chilling detail that he had a growing collection of guns and a temper so uncontrollable she worried about him “getting into a school and just shooting the place…

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SPORTS NEWS

MVC, KTRS Prepare for Arch Madness

MVC, KTRS Prepare for Arch Madness

By: Sammy Stava @StavaOnSTL   The Missouri Valley Men’s Basketball Tournament officially gets started a week from today in St. Louis, Missouri at the Scottrade Center, leading up to a much anticipated two weeks of college basketball conference tournament action as St. Louis will also host the SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament the following week. For…

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Mizzou is Scuffling, But All is Not Lost

Mizzou is Scuffling, But All is Not Lost

Photo AP By: Sammy Stava The Missouri Men’s Basketball team suffered a damaging loss as far as their NCAA Tournament hopes go Tuesday night, falling to Ole Miss, 90-87 in overtime. Not only did Missouri lose to a bottom-tier SEC team, the Tigers lost at home to a Rebels team that had lost seven in…

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