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Hawley subpoenaed in open records lawsuit

Hawley subpoenaed in open records lawsuit

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Sen. Josh Hawley has been subpoenaed to answer questions about his handling of Missouri’s open records law while he was the state’s attorney general. The Cole County Circuit Court issued the subpoena Monday as part of a lawsuit against Gov. Mike Parson’s office. St. Louis attorney Elad Gross, a Democratic candidate…

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Grand Jury Indicts Man In Religious Supply Store Attack

Grand Jury Indicts Man In Religious Supply Store Attack

By JIM SALTER , Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis County grand jury has returned a 17-count indictment against a man suspected of killing a woman and sexually assaulting two others inside a suburban St. Louis religious supply store. The indictment filed Wednesday mirrors charges prosecutors filed in November against Thomas Bruce…

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Dog Found Frozen Euthanized Due to Rabies Concerns

Dog Found Frozen Euthanized Due to Rabies Concerns

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) Stray Rescue is holding a press conference Tuesday after a dog found freezing in the cold on Friday was euthanized on Monday. Faust, the 6-year-old dog named for the letter carrier who found her, was taken to Stray Rescue in a coma with a temperature too low to read, then transferred…

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1 Injured in Metro East Oil Refinery Explosion

1 Injured in Metro East Oil Refinery Explosion

Wood River, IL (KTRS) Investigators are working to determine what caused an explosion at a metro-east oil refinery. At around 4:30 PM Sunday, an explosion in a process operation unit injured an employee at Wood River Oil Refinery in Roxana. The refineries’ firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze, and the employee was transported to…

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Winter Weather Causing Slick Road Conditions

Winter Weather Causing Slick Road Conditions

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  Dozens of accidents are being reported throughout the St. Louis area as a result of the wintry mix. MODOT is warning motorists to stay off of the roadways if possible. The sleet and freezing rain has caused icy conditions. SIdewalks and untreated surfaces are also slick. The  latest road conditions in…

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