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  • American Idol runner-up La’porsha Renae performs new single; promotes debut album

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–American Idol Season 15 runner-up, La’Porsha Renae came to visit the studio and give us a sample of one of the soulful tunes which will be featured on her album. ‘Good Woman’ is her new single she just released and she treated us with a great performance. La’Porsha is now a Motown singer and songwriter due to release her album on March 31st.  

  • The Moolah Shrine Circus is coming to town

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–The 75-year-old Moolah Shrine Circus is making its rounds for 2017! This year, they are scheduled to be in St. Louis at the Family Arena March 30th-April 2nd. Prior to the circus’ opening night, to kick things off a parade will be held in Downtown St. Charles on Friday, March 25th. During the circus, there will be 8 acts total including animals, acrobatics and motorcycles just to name a few. Plan your day filled with family fun at […]

  • ‘Superhero Cape-A-Polooza : Capes for Kids’ happening at Six Flags St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–Six Flags St. Louis is gearing up for an eventful and helpful season. The Weekend of March 24th they’re opening for the 2017 season and they will be hosting Superhero Cape-A-Polooza: Capes for kids. Elizabeth Gotway of Six Flags Saint Louis says special carts will be set up at the front of the park. For every cape purchased, another one will be donated to kids who are sick at Cardinal Glennon and Children’s Hospital, to help lift […]

  • Beware of W-2 phishing this tax season

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–Scammers have come up with yet another way to steal unsuspecting tax payers’ identity and cost them lots of money. Recently, the FBI and IRS alerts tax payers against W-2 phishing. W-2 phishing is when fraudulent E-mails are sent from so-called CEO’s or Human Resources of the tax companies, requesting you to send another copy of your W-2. Scott Schaffer from Blade Technologies is here to warn you of the dangers of phishing and shares tips on how to be able […]

  • Toys ‘R’ Us’ ‘President of Play’ teaches you how to build the perfect Easter Basket

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– “The President of Play” is the title 11-year-old Ariana Gentry holds for Toys’R’Us. Therefore, she is the perfect candidate to help you build the ultimate Easter Basket. Ariana is here with Toys ‘R’ Us manager, John Paszkiewicz, to show off some of the coolest Easter Baskets, with themes that are various enough to suit every kid, whatever their age may be. With these helpful tips, your basket is sure to stand out from the rest at the April […]

  • Bravo! Cucina Italiana has special deal for National Ravioli Day

    ST.LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–Get your tummy and taste buds ready for National Ravioli Day! General Manager of the West County Center, Lydia Gwen, is here to share with us the delectable ravioli dishes from their menu that you could order to celebrate today. While you’re there, you can participate in their special deal for the holiday as well–buy one take one home. This deal is only good for today, so make sure you don’t miss it.

  • 19th Annual Wing Ding June 15th

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–Taking place June 15th is the 19th Annual Wing Ding. Come to the St. Charles Family Arena and enjoy some great wings for an even better cause. Kevin Tobben, owner of Tubby’s Pub & Grub is here with Don Rothermich, Director of Development at Boone Center Inc. Boone Center employs adults with disabilities and they are here to invite viewers to the Wing Ding, which is a fundraiser benefiting adults with disabilities. Tickets are $35 and will be on sale […]

  • Kids playing multiple sports causes more injuries; here’s how to avoid them

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–Its great for kids to stay active and be involved in their community and in after school activities, such as sports. However,keep in mind that the more sports teams kids are a part of, the more likely they are to be injured. Dr. Alex Vidan is a family chiropractor and he encourages kids to consistently practice muscle strengthening exercises. This helps to decrease likelihood of injuries when kids are a part of multiple teams. He is here […]

  • Hearing damage gone undetected and untreated among many

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– There are 25% of Americans who have a bit of hearing loss and they think their hearing is perfectly fine. That means 1 in 4 adult Americans have hearing damage and they are completely unaware. If you haven’t recently, it may be time for you to get your hearing checked again. Dr. Jacques Herzog is a neurotologist and an ear surgeon. According to his observations and findings among his patients, people are not getting their ears […]

  • The Second Annual Honeysuckle ‘Hackathon’ to take place

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– The Second Annual Bush Honeysuckle ‘Hackathon’ is rapidly approaching. Taking place March 6th-10th, hundreds of volunteers across the region will be removing the invasive bush and spreading public awareness about the issue. The organization says the removal of honeysuckle bushes will aid in benefiting both wildlife and humans by restoring native plant biodiversity. Bill Ruppert, from Missouri Invasive Plant Task Enforce and Pete Laufersweiler, Holterculturist for the City of Kirkwood are here to tell us more about the event and why […]

  • ‘Bark in the Park’ presented by Purina, rapidly approaching

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–Purina wants you to come out and enjoy Bark in the Park 2017. Join thousands of people and their pets as they embark on a 5k run, and a 1-mile walk during this exciting pet festival. The event will take place on Saturday, May 20th at Forest Park. More importantly, it’ll benefit the Animal Cruelty Fund for the Humane Society of Missouri. While all representatives of this event want you to attend, they ask that you be sure […]

  • Dangerous new trend on the rise: Do-it-yourself ortho

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)–Of all the things you can do yourself, Orthodontists say straightening your teeth, should not be one of them. Do-it-yourself ortho has been on the rise, and Dr. Jim Klarsch is here to explain why that can be a damaging idea. Although there have been hundreds of YouTube videos and tutorials encouraging the use of orthodontic rubber bands, this non-professional practice can cause issues such as tooth loss, costing you thousands of dollars to get it fixed–if the damage […]