Illinois Democratic Congressman Faces Challenge From Left

Illinois Democratic Congressman Faces Challenge From Left

By SARA BURNETT, Associated Press LA GRANGE, Ill. (AP) — A Lipinski has represented what’s now Illinois’ 3rd congressional district since U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski’s father was first elected more than three decades ago. Now the younger Lipinski, a seven-term incumbent known as one of Congress’ most conservative Democrats, is facing a tougher-than-usual primary challenge from…

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Man Killed In Weather-Related Crash In St. Charles County

Man Killed In Weather-Related Crash In St. Charles County

St. Charles County, MO  (KTRS)  —  A man is dead after a weather-related crash in St. Charles County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that 22-year-old Roy D. Alonso Villa of Winfield was killed Saturday morning on Highway 79 south of Route Y near O’Fallon. The patrol says Villa was traveling  southbound  on the snow-covered road…

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St. Louis Area Experiencing Wintry Mix

St. Louis Area Experiencing Wintry Mix

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The St. Louis area is experiencing a wintry mix on this Saturday morning. Snow mixed with sleet began falling in the region this morning. The National Weather Service is calling for this wintry mix to change to all rain by late morning. Less than an inch of snow is expected. Motorist…

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Suspects Charged In Brutal Stabbing In Maryland Heights

Suspects Charged In Brutal Stabbing In Maryland Heights

Maryland Heights, MO  (KTRS)  A man and his girlfriend are facing charges in connection with the brutal stabbing of a family in Maryland Heights. The crime happened Thursday night at a home in the 12000 block of Marine. Police identified those killed as 33-year-old Malcom B. Mathis Il and his 22-month-old son, Malcom Mathis III.…

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Suspect Charged With Opening Fire On JeffCo Deputy

Suspect Charged With Opening Fire On JeffCo Deputy

Jefferson County, MO  (KTRS)  (Updated at 4:00 p.m. Friday)   A man suspected of shooting at a suburban St. Louis sheriff’s deputy is in custody and facing charges after being held at gunpoint by a homeowner who found him hiding in a shed. Jefferson County prosecutors on Friday filed multiple charges against 27-year-old Jacob Wray. He is…

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