An endangered person advisory remains in effect for a missing St. Louis County man. T
he Missouri State Highway Patrol says that 66-year-old Michael Dobbs was last seen in Florissant on Monday afternoon. Dobbs suffered from bipolar disorder and depression. He left his home in a gold 2004 Toyota Corolla with a Missouri license plate of MA4F9R.
Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the St. Louis County Police Department at 314-89-2341.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Arch Coal Inc. says it logged a second-quarter loss that reflecting overall weakness for coal used in making steel.
Saying it will continue "aggressive" belt-tightening through the rest of the year, the St. Louis-based company on Tuesday posted net losses of $72.2 million, or 34 cents per share, during the April-June quarter. That compares with losses of $435.5 million, or $2.05 per share, a year earlier.
Excluding one-time costs, Arch reported an adjusted loss of $60.5 million, or 29 cents per share. That's better than the loss of 34 cents expected on Wall Street, according to FactSet.
Revenue fell to $766.3 million from $965.7 million. Analysts expected revenue of $912.7 million.
An interesting program in Lincoln County that encourages speeders to give back to the community.
The Post-Dispatch reports that the Sheriff's Department is giving first or second-time offenders a chance to make a donation to charity instead of getting a ticket. The officers are handing out a card that shows how much the traffic citation would have cost and asks the driver to give that amount to their favorite charity.
Officials say one speeder sent a $110 check to the St. Louis Children's Hospital Foundation.