St. Louis Not On Amazon’s Finalists List HQ2

St. Louis Not On Amazon’s Finalists List HQ2

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is narrowing the list of cities under consideration for its second headquarters to 20, with St. Louis not making that list. Amazon, based in Seattle, plans to invest $5 billion in the new headquarters and could employ as many as 50,000 people in and around the city it chooses. Cities…

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Boil Order Issued In Metro-East, Resulting In School Closings

Boil Order Issued In Metro-East, Resulting In School Closings

East St. Louis, IL  (KTRS)  Dozens of communities in the metro-east are under a boil order. Illinois American Water reports this is a result of a temporary drop in water pressure.Customers should bring their water to a rolling boil for 5 minutes before using for drinking or cooking. Water is okay for bathing, washing, and…

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Endangered Person Advisory Issued For Missing North County Teen

Endangered Person Advisory Issued For Missing North County Teen

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  An Endangered Person Advisory is in effect for a missing north county teen. Police say 13-year-old Kyla Webb was last seen packing clothes at her home in the 11000 block of Seven Hills Drive Sunday night. An investigation has revealed that Kyla has been in contact with adult males through…

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Amended Lawsuit Seeks To Overturn Vandeven’s Firing

Amended Lawsuit Seeks To Overturn Vandeven’s Firing

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Citing new testimony from a state school board member, a Springfield teacher is asking a judge to overturn the Missouri Board of Education’s controversial removal of former Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven. Teacher Laurie Sullivan filed a lawsuit in November accusing the board of violating the state’s open meetings law before…

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Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch Announces Run For St. Louis County Council

Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch Announces Run For St. Louis County Council

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  A familiar figure to the St. Louis area is back in the spotlight. Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch is throwing his hat into the political arena. Before dozens of supporters on Wednesday morning, Fitch officially announced his run for the 3rd. District seat of the St. Louis…

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