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Police want direct talk with missing Colorado woman’s fiance
DENVER — An official leading the search for a missing Colorado woman urged her fiance to speak with investigators, saying Friday that police believe he is the last person to see the 29-year-old “face to face” since Thanksgiving.
5 New Houses Foreclosed In The Florissant Area
FLORISSANT, MO — Do you feel like reasonably priced homes are pretty hard to find in your community? No harm in checking out the foreclosures on the market. You could very well find a diamond in the rough!
'I've already won making it this far,' says 'Voice' finalist Kennedy Holmes
The winner of the current season of “The Voice” won’t be revealed until Tuesday, but Kennedy Holmes feels like she’s already won. The 14-year-old R&B/pop dynamo from Florissant enters the show’s finals, with a live performance Monday and the results show Tuesday.
62-year-old woman found dead in St. Louis County home identified
ST. LOUIS – An investigation is underway after a woman was found dead inside a St. Louis County home Thursday night. Officers responded to the 2100 block of Thunderbird Avenue, near Florissant, for a call on a welfare check. Officers found 62-year-old Gina Farrar inside the home suffering from appar
Florissant: See 5 Local Homes For Sale
FLORISSANT, MO — Looking for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some help in your search? Thanks to our weekly list of new homes in your area, you can be sure you're not missing anything.
Driver gets 10 years for DWI crash that killed 18-year-old woman in Florissant
FLORISSANT • A St. Louis County man who killed a woman while driving drunk at 80 to 100 mph was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison. Tiewyon Markey Wiley, 46, was speeding on Jan. 27 on a street with a 35 mph limit when he collided head-on with two vehicles, police said at the time.
Cedric the Entertainer has a street named in his honor in north St. Louis
ST. LOUIS - Cedric the Entertainer is an award-winning actor, comedian, producer, philanthropist and he moved to St Louis when he was about 10-years-old. Cedric graduated from Berkeley Senior High School.
State investigates St. Louis hotel after 2 guests diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services is investigating a west St. Louis County hotel after two recent guests developed Legionnaires’ disease. Two people stayed at the Marriott St. Louis West during separate visits this fall, a release from the department said. One person was diagnose
Suspicious death investigation underway after woman in her 60s found inside a St. Louis County home
ST. LOUIS – An investigation is underway after a woman in her 60s was found dead inside a St. Louis County home Thursday night. Officers responded to the 2100 block of Thunderbird Avenue, near Florissant, for a call on a welfare check. Officers found the woman inside the home suffering from apparent
Colorado police search property of missing woman's fiance
DENVER (AP) — Colorado police investigating the disappearance of a woman last seen on Thanksgiving Day searched her fiancé's property on Friday morning. Police did not immediately disclose any information about the purpose of the search at the property in the tiny community of Florissant, south of D
5 Upcoming Open Houses In The Florissant Area
FLORISSANT, MO — If you're in the market for a new house, odds are you've already browsed through all the internet listings for your area. And while you've may gotten a decent idea of what these homes are like from the photos, there's just no comparison to witnessing the real thing.
Kennedy Holmes and 15 other singers who made St. Louis proud on TV
When Florissant teenager Kennedy Holmes hits the “Voice” stage Monday night for the show’s finals, she’ll be the first St. Louis-area singer to do so. Here’s a look at how other local singers have fared on TV’s biggest singing competitions.
Man found dead near the entrance of his home in North St. Louis County
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- St. Louis County Police found a man dead after responding to a 911 call on Thursday morning in Jennings, Mo. Police identified the victim as 49-year-old Gerald Watson, who was pronounced dead after police discovered his body near the front door of his home. The incident took
Alton officers fire shots at suspect before being dragged during getaway
ALTON, Ill. - Officers were dragged by a suspect's car as he drove away from an attempted arrest early Friday morning in Alton, Illinois. Police fired shots and struck the suspect before he made an escape into Missouri over the Clark bridge. Investigators are asking for your help to find him. They s
Filing open for Ferguson-Florissant school board
Filing for two open seats on the 2019 Ferguson-Florissant School District Board of Education election opened on December 11 and will close at 5 p.m. Tuesday, January 15. Declarations of Candidacy may be picked up in the Office of the Superintendent, 8855 Dunn Rd., Hazelwood, MO from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dollar General in Alton, Ill. robbed overnight, police searching for suspect
ALTON, ILL. (KMOV.com) -- An armed robbery took place at a Dollar General store overnight in Alton, Ill. Police responded to the store at West Delmar and State Street after 11:15 p.m. Alton and Wood River police used a K9 to search for a suspect but were unable to find anyone.
Health advisory issued after two people contract Legionnaires’ following visit to St. Louis County hotel
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services issued a public health advisory Thursday for people who stayed at a west St. Louis County hotel on or after October 1 after two visitors tested positive for Legionnaires' disease.
American Steel employee dies in industrial accident Thursday
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- An American Steel employee died in an industrial accident at the Granite City foundry Thursday. Police along with EMS responded to American Steel Foundry at 1700 Walnut St. in Granite City, Ill. Thursday where it was reported that one of the employees was seriously i
St. Louis County man who beat toddler to death sentenced to life plus 20 years in prison
CLAYTON • A St. Louis County man was sentenced to life in prison in the 2016 beating death of his then-girlfriend’s 21-month-old son. Vincent L. Jones Jr., 47, stood trial in St. Louis County Circuit Court on charges of second-degree murder and child abuse and was found guilty in October. He was sen
Suspect killed in St. Louis officer-involved shooting is identified
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) --- An officer was injured and a suspect was shot and killed during an officer-involved shooting in north St. Louis. According to the St. Louis Police Department, the officer-involved shooting occurred at Goodfellow and Lillian shortly before 1 p.m. Wednesday.