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Dozens Of Schools Closed Or Dismissing Early Ahead Of Storm

Dozens Of Schools Closed Or Dismissing Early Ahead Of Storm

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) Dozens of schools are closed or being dismissed early in response to the major winter storm. School Closings Last Updated: 01/11/2019 08:22am ASA Christian Academy | Early Dismissal Alton School Dist. 11 | CLOSING AT 8:00 PM Apprende High School | CLOSING AT 12:00 PM Apprende Private School | CLOSING AT 12:00 PM Arcadia Valley…

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Endangered SILVER Advisory Issued For Missing Chesterfield Man

Endangered SILVER Advisory Issued For Missing Chesterfield Man

Chesterfield, MO (KTRS)  An Endangered SILVER Advisory is in effect for a missing Chesterfield man. Police say 62-year-old James Markey, who suffers from schizophrenia, hasn’t been seen since 7 p.m. Thursday.  Markey took a facility shuttle from Briarcrest Estates Senior Living Center in Chesterfield, MO to the John Cochran VA Hospital on Grand Boulevard. He…

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Study Criticizes High Costs Of Air Ambulances In Missouri

Study Criticizes High Costs Of Air Ambulances In Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Sick or injured Missouri residents who need air ambulance services face thousands of dollars in bills and sometimes aggressive collection efforts if they cannot pay, according to a state report. The average bill after insurance for people who needed air ambulances in 2017 was $20,000, the Missouri Department of Insurance,…

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Storm Upgraded To Winter Storm Warning

Storm Upgraded To Winter Storm Warning

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  A winter storm warning is in effect for the St. Louis area. The National Weather Service is calling 5-8 inches of snow for the region.  Some sleet could be mixed in over central and southeast Missouri on Friday afternoon and evening. MODOT crews have been treating area roadways. It’s advised to…

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Winter Weather Watch Issued For St. Louis Area

Winter Weather Watch Issued For St. Louis Area

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The St. Louis area is bracing for a possible winter storm. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for Friday. This has MODOT preparing by pre-treating roads ahead of the storm. Motorists are advised to exercise caution, especially on bridges, ramps, and overpasses. The forecast calls for snow to…

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