Category: Local


Parents convicted for locking autistic son in makeshift cage

(KTRS) – A pair of Missouri parents could be headed to prison after they were convicted of child endangerment...

Illinois Tobacco Quitline falls to budget cuts

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The Illinois Tobacco Quitline has been put on hold as a result of Gov. Bruce Rauner&...

Economists Say Tax Payer Funded Stadiums Are A Bad Idea


Organizations Urge University To Protect Jewish Students

Columbia, MO (AP)  Sixteen national organizations are asking the University of Missouri to ensure the safety of Je...

Missouri Black Legislative Caucus To Hold A Town Forum

St. Louis, MO (KTRS)  The Missouri Legislative Black Caucus will hold a Town Hall Forum this weekend on the State ...

Missouri man accused in stabbing death of girlfriend

PACIFIC, Mo. (AP) – A St. Louis-area man is jailed on $1 million bond after being accused of stabbing his gir...

Missouri Senate leaders oppose lump sum budget proposal

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Senate Republican leaders have withdrawn support for a proposal from the ...

Missouri Legislature to find compromise for transfer bill

Jefferson City, MO ( KTRS ) The Missouri House has denied adopting Senate changes to a proposal to fix flaws in the...

Missouri Legislature passes 15-month cut to welfare benefits

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Lawmakers have passed legislation that would cut the amount of time Missourians ca...

Canceled: Endangered Person Advisory issued for pregnant 16-year-old

Update – The St. Louis County Police Department has cancelled an Endangered Person Advisory for 16 yr old Da...