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    Poker run held in honor of Dana Haverstick Norman

    DESOTO, MO (KTVI) – On Saturday, friends and loved ones held the 8th annual Dana’s Dream poker run. The poker run made stops in DeSoto, Festus, Leadington, and Valle Mines for bikers and cruisers who made the trip in honor of Dana Haverstick Norman, who turned 25 just 4 days before she lost her battle with Leukemia on May 14, 2008. The poker run benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of St. Louis. Part of the proceeds will also go […]

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    Fatal accident in Lincoln County

    LINCOLN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – A fatal accident occurred Saturday afternoon on Highway 61 at Route BC in Lincoln County. Authorities say a Toyota Tundra driven by 69-year-old Donald N. Rasmussen of Silex, Mo  failed to yield to a truck heading northbound on Highway 61, striking the side of truck. The Tundra spun around ejecting Rasmussen who was not wearing a seat belt. Rasmussen died from his injuries at the scene. The driver of the truck, 55-year-old Todd A. Gibson […]


    St. James police looking for missing teenager

    ST. JAMES, MO (KTVI) – The St. James police department is asking for the public’s help to locate a missing teen.  Alexis Hornage was last seen Friday night around 8:30 pm near the St. James apartments in the 300 block of Parker Lane. Alexis was wearing a short brown leather jacket, pink shirt, blue jeans and pink & black shoes. She was walking to a relative’s house when she disappeared. Alexis has a medical condition that requires medication. If you’ve […]

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    2 suspects charged in the shooting of 3 women

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office Tuesday issued warrants against two suspects alleged to have shot three women in the New Baden neighborhood this past Sunday. 26-year-old Terrell Perkins and 21-year-old DeonAndre Ford have both been charged with 1st Degree Murder, 2 counts of 1st Degree Assault, 5 counts of Armed Criminal Action, 2 counts of Discharging/Shooting Firearm at or from a Motor Vehicle and 1st Degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Both men are […]

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    Mulit-vehicle accident shuts down 4 lanes of EB I-70

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KTVI) – A multi-vehicle accident on eastbound I-70 near St. Charles has shut down four lanes of traffic. St. Charles and Pattonville Fire Departments have responded to the scene. Witnesses say at least 15 emergency vehicles are on scene, along with five fire trucks.

  • Former waiter charged with credit card theft

    MAPLEWOOD, MO (KTVI) – In Maplewood, a brazen waiter now faces jail time for stealing a customer’s credit card and spending thousands with it. It happens sometimes. After paying for a meal, you accidentally leave your credit card at the restaurant, then go back the next day to pick it up. But one customer, dining with his family at the Maplewood Olive Garden, wasn’t so lucky. Maplewood police say his server, 18-year-old Jamon Anderson, snatched the card right off the […]

  • Couple decides to move after two weekend shootings

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis Police are trying to determine whether two shootings in north city are related. Investigators say two men opened fire on three women in a home in the 700 block of Thrush at about 4:40 Sunday evening. Two were injured. One was killed. Hours later, four men wearing dark clothes opened fire on three men sitting on the front porch of a home on the same block. One man was shot in the back and […]

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    St. Louisans protest conflict in the Gaza Strip

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KTVI) – The Palestinian Solidarity Committee and the St. Louis Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations held a rally and march in the Delmar Loop to protest the Israeli operations in the Gaza Strip. A couple hundred people attended the rally. In the Mideast fighting raged in Gaza with Palestinians reporting 87 civilians killed and Israel say 13 of its soldiers died in combat Sunday. Israel says a major reason for those casualties is that Hamas […]

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    Parents suing SW Missouri school district

    CARL JUNCTION, Mo. (AP) _ Lawyers for a southwest Missouri school district being sued by the parents of a boy who killed himself are asking for all electronic communications the student saved. The filing earlier this month is part of the Carl Junction school district’s response to a wrongful death suit filed last year by the parents of the 14-year-old who hanged himself in his bedroom on March 16, 2003, The Joplin Globe reported (http://bit.ly/1k38PGE ). The district is asking […]

  • Plane accident sends one woman to the hospital

    MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI) – An accident at Creve Coeur Airport Saturday evening sent a woman to the hospital. The woman was a passenger in a single-prop plane that ran into an unoccupied plane nearby. The single-prop plane had a mechanical malfunction and jolted forward causing the accident. The woman suffered non-life threatening injuries.

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    Suspect in custody after shooting woman

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 5300 block of Emerson in north St. Louis. Police say a suspect was taken into custody after shooting his girlfriend in the arm. An investigation is ongoing.

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    Dierbergs recalling some California fruits from stores

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Dierbergs is recalling some of its California-based stone fruits. The recall includes conventional and organic varieties of yellow peaches and nectarines, white peaches and nectarines and plums and pluots because they possibly may be contaminated with listeria. So far, no illnesses have been reported. The California-based packing company Wawona is voluntarily recalling the fruit, while Dierbergs is pulling all recalled fruits from their sales floors. Customer who brought the fruit between Monday, July 14th and noon […]