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Topping Off Ceremony Held As Phase ll Of Ballpark Village Nears Completion

Topping Off Ceremony Held As Phase ll Of Ballpark Village Nears Completion

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  Phase II of Ballpark Village is one step closer to completion. A ‘Topping Off” ceremony was held on Wednesday to mark a couple of milestones with the $260 million  project. The first was the official naming of the new Class-A Office Tower – the PwC Pennant Building, named for its anchor…

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MO Supreme Court OK’s Search of Circuit Attorney’s Office

MO Supreme Court OK’s Search of Circuit Attorney’s Office

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) The Missouri Supreme Court rules that St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner cannot block a grand jury’s search warrant of her office. Gardner appealed to block the warrant, which is related to a perjury probe of William Don Tisaby, the man she hired to investigate former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens. It…

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2nd Man Convicted in 2013 Murder and Dismemberment of Alton Woman

2nd Man Convicted in 2013 Murder and Dismemberment of Alton Woman

Edwardsville, IL (KTRS) A metro-east man is awaiting sentencing after being convicted for his part in the 2013 murder and dismemberment of 30-year-old Courtney Coats of Alton. 35-year-old Brandon Chittum was found guilty Monday of 1st degree murder and other charges. Co-defendant Patrick Chase was sentenced to 65 years back in July of 2014 for…

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Two Dead After Overnight Metro-East Fire

Two Dead After Overnight Metro-East Fire

Troy, IL  (KTRS)  Two people are dead after an overnight fire in the metro-east. Firefighters were called to a burning home along Avalon Drive in Troy around 1 a.m. Monday. The names of the victims haven’t been released. The Illinois State Fire Marshall has been brought in to investigate the cause of the fire.

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Child Ejected From Vehicle in Hit-and-Run Accident

Child Ejected From Vehicle in Hit-and-Run Accident

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) A child is recovering after being ejected from a vehicle in a hit-and-run accident in south city. Shortly before 5:30 Sunday afternoon, an SUV ran a light and hit the vehicle the child was traveling in on South Broadway at Marceau, then drove off. The child was taken to the hospital…

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