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Eli Yokley Discusses The Tom Schweich Funeral


St. Louis officer suspended amid missing funds investigation

St. Louis, MO ( KTRS )  – A St. Louis City police officer has been suspended amid an investigation into the possible theft of up to $200,000 i...

State superintendent warns of `perfect storm’ for districts

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois’ superintendent of education warned a panel of lawmakers that a “perfect storm” will be crea...

Reverend Larry Rice files suit against St. Louis City.

St. Louis, MO ( KTRS ) Reverend Larry Rice has filed a federal lawsuit against the City of St. Louis. The lawsuit is part of an ongoing battle between...

Ex-Missouri sheriff pleads guilty to stealing property

ST. CLAIR, Mo. (AP) – A former Missouri county sheriff pleaded guilty to stealing property that had been recovered in criminal cases. Federal pr...

Missouri unemployment rate increases slightly in January

Jefferson City, MO ( KTRS ) Missouri unemployment rate increased slightly in January to 5.5 percent while the state’s nonfarm employment number ...

Missouri House members honor state Auditor Tom Schweich

St. Louis, MO ( KTRS ) Missouri House members are honoring Auditor Tom Schweich. The state House on Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a resolution commemo...

St. Louis man facing drug-trafficking charge in Illinois

East St. Louis, IL ( KTRS ) A 29-year-old St. Louis man is facing a felony drug-trafficking charge following accusations he had been selling heroin ou...

Blues acquire forward Olli Jokinen from Maple Leafs

ST. LOUIS (AP) – The St. Louis Blues made their third move on the trade deadline, acquiring forward Olli Jokinen from the Toronto Maple Leafs fo...

Bills would change up Illinois primary, campaign financing

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The Illinois electoral system would see changes under proposals in the state legislature, including ones on primaries a...