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Threat to May Dance sent to Collinsville School District

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The Collinsville Police Department is working to find the person who sent a threatening letter to the Collinsville School District.

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Police searching for inmate who escaped from Franklin County Jail Video included

Ricky A. Johnson, Jr., 37, escaped from the Franklin County Jail Wednesday (Credit: Franklin County Sheriff's Office) Ricky A. Johnson, Jr., 37, escaped from the Franklin County Jail Wednesday (Credit: Franklin County Sheriff's Office)
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The search is on for an inmate who escaped from the Franklin County Jail early Wednesday.

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Normandy security officer arrested after using stun gun on middle school student Video included

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The head of school security at the Normandy School District was arrested after he allegedly used a stun gun on a 14-year-old student on Friday

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Greitens to speak at officer association's prayer breakfast Video included

Mo. Gov. Eric Greitens announces he won't step down ahead of a report released by a legislative committee investigating him. Credit: KMOV Mo. Gov. Eric Greitens announces he won't step down ahead of a report released by a legislative committee investigating him. Credit: KMOV

Despite facing two felony charges, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens will be the keynote speaker at a St. Louis Area Police Chiefs Association prayer breakfast.

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Suspects lured man to woods, robbed him, police say Video included

Jared Pinkley & Nathan Meurer allegedly lured a man to the woods and robbed him in Wentzville on April 20 (Credit: Wentzville Police) Jared Pinkley & Nathan Meurer allegedly lured a man to the woods and robbed him in Wentzville on April 20 (Credit: Wentzville Police)
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Three people are in custody after they reportedly confessed to luring a man to woods in Wentzville and robbing him.

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Scammers using number belonging to Festus police, victims say

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Give up a gift card, or go to jail. It's the demand callers are making in a scam going around Festus. 

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Local performers, concertgoers say weekend music festival was a scam

Boonphoria Music Festival poster. (Credit: Boonphoria) Boonphoria Music Festival poster. (Credit: Boonphoria)
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 Local performers are calling a weekend music festival held near Columbia a scam.

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Car dealership license plates being stolen in Metro East Video included

Thieves are visiting Madison County, Illinois, car dealerships, but they’re leaving the cars alone and stealing the dealer license plates.  Credit: KMOV Thieves are visiting Madison County, Illinois, car dealerships, but they’re leaving the cars alone and stealing the dealer license plates.  Credit: KMOV
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Thieves are visiting Madison County, Illinois, car dealerships, but they’re leaving the cars alone and stealing the dealer license plates. 

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Body found inside trunk of car in Franklin County

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Police said a body was found inside a car near Sullivan, Mo. on Tuesday evening

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Police searching for man who stole from Glen Carbon Walmart Video included

Police in Glen Carbon are searching for a suspect who stole items from Walmart. Credit: Glen Carbon PD Police in Glen Carbon are searching for a suspect who stole items from Walmart. Credit: Glen Carbon PD
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Police in Glen Carbon are searching for a suspect who stole items from Walmart

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State funding starting to trickle down to Metro East school districts

Granite City High School (Credit: KMOV) Granite City High School (Credit: KMOV)
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Millions of dollars are now pouring into Metro East school districts after budget battles came to an end in Springfield. 

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Gerard Craft to open new restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel

Renderings show a patio bar featuring a fire pit, couches and chairs.  Credit: Gerard Craft Renderings show a patio bar featuring a fire pit, couches and chairs.  Credit: Gerard Craft
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Restauranteur Gerard Craft plans to open a new restaurant and roof top bar at the Four Seasons St. Louis this summer. 

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Suspects accused of taking Stray Rescue truck arrested Video included

The Stray Rescue truck that was stolen last Friday, April 20 from their warehouse. The vehicle was then involved in a chase and crash over the weekend sustaining damage to the front of the car. (Credit: Stray Rescue) The Stray Rescue truck that was stolen last Friday, April 20 from their warehouse. The vehicle was then involved in a chase and crash over the weekend sustaining damage to the front of the car. (Credit: Stray Rescue)
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It’s been a rough few weeks for those who help abandoned, neglected or lost animals. Earlier this month there were two separate incidents in which SUVs were stolen from those trying to help animals and just last Friday, a truck belonging to Stray Rescue was stolen.

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MDC: More than 100 dead turtles found in dump site Video included

A Missouri Conservation agent determined the large pile of turtles included 161 red-eared sliders and two snapping turtles. (Source: MDC Staff/Missouri Department of Conservation) A Missouri Conservation agent determined the large pile of turtles included 161 red-eared sliders and two snapping turtles. (Source: MDC Staff/Missouri Department of Conservation)
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The Missouri Department of Conservation says more than 100 dead turtles were found recently in a dump site.

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Mother, daughter found dead in O'Fallon, Ill home Video included

Police said a mother and daughter were found in a home in O’Fallon, Illinois Monday morning. Credit: KMOV Police said a mother and daughter were found in a home in O’Fallon, Illinois Monday morning. Credit: KMOV
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Police said two dead bodies were found in a home in O’Fallon, Illinois Monday morning

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Residents worried about groundwater protest outside Ameren HQ

Residents concerned about their water gathered outside Ameren Headquarters in downtown St. Louis on Tuesday. Credit: KMOV Residents concerned about their water gathered outside Ameren Headquarters in downtown St. Louis on Tuesday. Credit: KMOV
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Residents concerned about their water gathered outside Ameren Headquarters in downtown St. Louis on Tuesday

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Greitens' defense wants Hawley, Gardner kicked off Tampering case Video included

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley speaks at a news conference in St. Louis. (AP Images) Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley speaks at a news conference in St. Louis. (AP Images)
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Lawyers for Missouri Governor Eric Greitens are seeking to disqualify two top prosecutors from handling the latest charge against him. 

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House committee subpoenas lawyer over $100,000 cash payments

Al Watkins speaks to media outside a downtown St. Louis courthouse Monday afternoon. (KMOV) Al Watkins speaks to media outside a downtown St. Louis courthouse Monday afternoon. (KMOV)
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The attorney for the ex-husband of the woman who had an affair with Missouri Governor Eric Greitens now claims he, the attorney, received two $50,000 cash payments.

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Crash on NB I-270 near Dougherty Ferry Road cleared

Emergency crews on NB I-270 Tuesday morning after a crash (Credit: MoDOT) Emergency crews on NB I-270 Tuesday morning after a crash (Credit: MoDOT)
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A crash in the center lane of northbound Interstate 270 caused traffic delays near Dougherty Ferry Road Tuesday. 

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Here's how you can watch the Cardinals play for $5 in May

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You can watch the St. Louis Cardinals for $5 in May!

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Michael Brown's mother contemplating running for Ferguson City Council

Esaw Snipes, right, the wife of police victim Eric Garner, listens as Lesley McSpadden, left, the mother of police shooting victim Michael Brown, speaks during a panel on police brutality (Credit: AP Photo / Bebeto Matthews) Esaw Snipes, right, the wife of police victim Eric Garner, listens as Lesley McSpadden, left, the mother of police shooting victim Michael Brown, speaks during a panel on police brutality (Credit: AP Photo / Bebeto Matthews)
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Lezley McSpadden, Michael Brown’s mother, says she is considering running for a City Council seat in Ferguson.

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St. Louis among cities where Amazon will deliver to the trunk of your car Video included

In this Oct. 18, 2010 file photo, United Parcel Service (UPS) driver Paul Musial lifts an Amazon.com box in Palo Alto, Calif. (Credit: AP Photo / Paul Sakuma, File) In this Oct. 18, 2010 file photo, United Parcel Service (UPS) driver Paul Musial lifts an Amazon.com box in Palo Alto, Calif. (Credit: AP Photo / Paul Sakuma, File)

Amazon turned the trunk of my car into a mailbox.

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Suspect sought after man shot in Jefferson County overnight Video included

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department on Lakeview Ridge after a man was shot (Credit: KMOV) The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department on Lakeview Ridge after a man was shot (Credit: KMOV)
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A suspect in on the loose in Jefferson County after a man was shot overnight.

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Construction underway to make stretch of Highway 61 in St. Charles Co. safer

Construction crews on Highway 61 in St. Charles County. Credit: KMOV Construction crews on Highway 61 in St. Charles County. Credit: KMOV
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Construction is underway on a stretch of Highway 61 in St. Charles County that some hope will save lives. 

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Man accused of shooting at 4 STL County officers charged Video included

Myron Wilson, 26, is charged with aggravated assault with a firearm on a federal officer. Credit: Vinelink Myron Wilson, 26, is charged with aggravated assault with a firearm on a federal officer. Credit: Vinelink
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A man accused of shooting at four St. Louis County officers while they were helping to serve a search warrant has been charged.

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Missouri House moves to legalize medical marijuana

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The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill that would legalize medical marijuana for many patients.

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Catsup Bottle Festival coming to an end

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A 20-year Metro East tradition is coming to an end. It was recently announced that the Catsup Bottle Festival in Collinsville will not take place in 2018. 

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Portion of South Outer I-70 closed through weekend following semi-truck fire Video included

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South Outer Interstate 70 past Mid Rivers Mall Drive will remain closed through at least the weekend after a semi-truck caught fire Monday morning.

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Suspect in deadly hit-and-run on I-55 charged Video included

Police say Adam Tainter struck and killed a homeless man, later identified as Montez J. Horton, on I-55 near Seventh St. before taking off and head east Tuesday morning. He was later arrested at Lumiere Casino. (KMOV) Police say Adam Tainter struck and killed a homeless man, later identified as Montez J. Horton, on I-55 near Seventh St. before taking off and head east Tuesday morning. He was later arrested at Lumiere Casino. (KMOV)
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A driver suspected of a hit-and-run on Interstate 55 that left a 25-year-old man dead has been charged.

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Donation to help Illinois with synthetic marijuana outbreak

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Illinois public health officials say the state has received a major donation that will help those who have suffered severe bleeding as part of a deadly outbreak involving synthetic marijuana.

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Suspect robs head shop in Florissant

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Police said a suspect robbed a head shop in Florissant Monday afternoon. 

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Rep. Bob Burns won't step down after Democratic leadership calls for his resignation

Representative Bob Burns. (Via Missouri House of Representatives) Representative Bob Burns. (Via Missouri House of Representatives)
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Fellow Democrats are calling for a Missouri lawmaker to resign after they say he repeatedly called into a St. Louis-area radio program in which the host is known for making racist and other offensive remarks. 

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Gov. Greitens speaks at prayer breakfast honoring fallen officers Video included

Gov. Greitens spoke at the St. Louis Police Chiefs Association Prayer Breakfast (Credit: KMOV) Gov. Greitens spoke at the St. Louis Police Chiefs Association Prayer Breakfast (Credit: KMOV)
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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was the keynote speaker at a prayer breakfast honoring fallen officers Wednesday morning.

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Boathouse at Forest Park to serve Sugarfire this year

Outside of the Boathouse at Forest Park (Credit: KMOV) Outside of the Boathouse at Forest Park (Credit: KMOV)
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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – The iconic Boathouse in Forest Park will have a new menu this year, courtesy of Sugarfire Smokehouse. The St. Louis Barbecue favorite will be serving the food at the Boathouse at Forest Park for the 2018 season. Among the items on the menu are smoked brisket and provel toasted ravioli, Sugarfire Barbecue pulled pork sandwiches and a bacon-wrapped pork tenderloin. In addition to the food, canoes, kayaks and standup paddleboards will be available for rent ... More>>

Shop 'n Save stores to be sold; union leaders vow to protect employees

Shop 'n Save logo. (Credit: AP Images) Shop 'n Save logo. (Credit: AP Images)
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Shop ‘n Save is for sale!

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Fleetwood Mac to perform in St. Louis this fall

Fleetwood Mac members performing (L-R): John McVie and Stevie Nicks, Columbus, Ohio, (Credit: AP) Fleetwood Mac members performing (L-R): John McVie and Stevie Nicks, Columbus, Ohio, (Credit: AP)
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Fleetwood Mac has announced their 50 city tour across the U.S. will include St. Louis as the eighth stop.

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Kingshighway Bridge expected to fully reopen this summer Video included

Construction on the Kingshighway Bridge (Credit: KMOV) Construction on the Kingshighway Bridge (Credit: KMOV)
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The Kingshighway Bridge is expected to completely reopen this summer.

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MoDOT warning drivers to be on the lookout for turtles Video included

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The Missouri Department of Transportation is warning drivers to be on the lookout for turtles.

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Domestic shooting reported in St. Charles County Video included

A man was seriously injured in the 3600 block of Thyme Drive in St. Charles County Wednesday (Credit: KMOV) A man was seriously injured in the 3600 block of Thyme Drive in St. Charles County Wednesday (Credit: KMOV)
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Police in St. Charles County are investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday morning. 

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