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    Construction set to start for Florissant Road roundabout

    (KTVI) – Major traffic changes are coming to Florissant Road at Natural Bridge. Starting Friday morning at 7:30 am crews will close the left lane in each direction on Florissant Road and move the roadway intersection to start work on a roundabout. The lanes will remain closed for at least the rest of the year. The closure was supposed to start Tuesday, but was delayed because the contractor had issues getting the temporary signal set up at the intersection.

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    Ex-Coach Tony Dungy says he would not have drafted Michael Sam

    (KTVI) – From time to time, we expect St. Louis Rams’ Michael Sam’s back story  and sexual preference to take center stage.  That happened Monday night when ex-NFL head coach Tony Dungy, a highly respected NFL analyst, said he wouldn’t have drafted Michael. He thinks the distractions that will come with Sam becoming the first openly gay player will be too much to handle. Dungy said, “I wouldn’t want to deal with all of it. It’s not going to be […]

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    Vintage Vinyl owner in DC for minimum wage discussions

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (KTVI) – A longtime loop business owner will be recognized at the White House Tuesday. Lew Prince, co-owner of Vintage Vinyl, is being honored for his work to raise awareness about increasing the minimum wage. Prince says with a few exceptions, his employees have always earned more than the minimum wage. He’ll be participating in panel discussions with other business owners on raising the minimum wage while in Washington, D.C.

  • Suspect arrested in shooting near apartments in Belleville

    Update: The Belleville Police Department has announced an arrest in the shooting that occurred Monday in the 7700 block of West Main. Police arrested the male suspect without incident at an apartment in east Belleville. The suspect has not been charged and is being held in custody at the Belleville Police Department. BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Belleville police are working a shooting that happened in the 7000 block of West Main around 1:30 pm Monday. Police say they were summoned […]

  • New child development center set to open

    WELLSTON, MO (KTVI) – A new multimillion dollar child care center opened Monday to the sounds of children after a ribbon cutting for the early Explorers Child Development Academy on Robert Powell Place. The five point million dollar facility will help educate 120 kids between six weeks and six years old. Organizers say the center will focus on helping educate young kids and helping parents as well. The center`s construction was funded by federal, state and local dollars. It will […]

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    10 Basset Hound Puppies rescued from breeder

    (KTVI) – Ten critically ill Basset Hound puppies were rescued from a breeder in Douglas County on Friday. According to a release from the Humane Society of Missouri the ten week old puppies were suffering from pneumonia, parasites and ear and eye infections. Three of the puppies were so sick that they had to be taken to a critical care facility for intensive treatment. Three of the puppies in the litter died before investigators arrived. The rescue took place because […]

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    Police identify body found in Mississippi as missing St. Peters man

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The body found in the Mississippi on Saturday has been identified as missing St. Peters man, David Brangenberg. The 47-year-old’s vehicle was located in Bridgeton at the end of Missouri Bottom Road and was towed as an abandoned vehicle Saturday night. Captain Gregg Favre of the St. Louis Fire Department said firefighters were training with a new vessel in the river on Saturday when they got the word a body had been discovered near the […]

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    Cute: This little girl really wants her nose back!

    (STLMoms) – As toddler, we all probably had our nose taken by a parent or a sibling in the traditional, “I got your nose!” game.  But this little girl really wants hers back!  

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    Cardinals lose to Dodgers 4 to 3

    (KTVI) – The Cardinals get a day off before hosting the Tampa Bay Rays.  Sunday night at Busch, the Redbirds tried to keep Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaaw from getting his 12th win of the season. In the bottom of the 6th inning, Kershaw gave up a long ball off the bat of Peter Bourjos.  It was a two-run homer for Bourjos and tied the game at 3 -3. The Dodgers would answer in the 9th inning. Adrian Gonzalez get a […]

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    Two shootings leave 1 dead, three injured in north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis police are investigating two separate shootings that happened just hours from each other. Three women were shot Sunday afternoon  in the New Baden neighborhood.  Officers found the women the 700 block on Thrush Avenue. The victims range in age from 19 to 24-years-old. One women was shot in the leg and died at the hospital. The second in the chest and the third victim in the foot.  Those victims are listed in critical condition. […]

  • Brooklyn police looking for a person of interest in club shooting

    BROOKLYN, IL (KTVI) – Brooklyn police want to talk to a person of interest in a shooting that occurred at the Pink Slip night club early Sunday morning. The Granite City police called Brooklyn officers after a gunshot victim was admitted to Gateway Regional hospital. When Brooklyn officers arrived at the club, they encountered a mob scene. During a preliminary investigation, they developed a person of interest, and a vehicle he may be driving. The shooting victim is listed in […]

  • Paddle with your pooch race held

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Sunday was the 11th annual “paddle with your pooch” boat race in Forest Park. The race took place at the Post-Dispatch Lake in paddle boats. There were three heats followed by the championship race to name the top dog.