Creve Coeur Man Nears Final Assault On Mt. Everest

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CREVE COEUR, MO. (KTVI) -Patch heard Sunday from Joe Ashkar, the Creve Coeur man who is on his way to scaling the world’s highest peaks in a single calendar year. He’s getting ready for a critical push that could have him heading for the summit of Mt. Everest on May 18.