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EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — On the Poplar Street Bridge into Illinois, two lanes will be closed. Starting this morning at six o’clock. Eastbound I-55/64’s left two lanes enter Illinois. All traffic will be prohibited. These lanes will reopen by … Continue reading

February 4, 2023 | Comments Off on Plan for extra time, use alternate routes, bridge repairs, road construction

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — On Wednesday, a huge balloon thought to be from China was seen over Billings, Montana. US officials are tracking it as it flies over the continental United States. Chances are good that you could see it … Continue reading

February 3, 2023 | Comments Off on Tracking the possible Chinese balloon over Missouri

ST. LOUIS – Two St. Louis officers are hospitalized after they were shot late Thursday night in the Soulard neighborhood. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. Thursday near South Ninth Street and Lafayette Avenue. Investigators say two officers were trying … Continue reading

February 3, 2023 | Comments Off on Two St. Louis officers shot in Soulard, suspect in custody

MADISON COUNTY, Ill. – A Pontoon Beach, Illinois, man has been charged in connection with the death of an East St. Louis woman who disappeared in 2013. “We believe she was murdered and we believe we have found her killer,” … Continue reading

February 2, 2023 | Comments Off on Murder charge announced in 2013 Madison County cold case

ST. LOUIS – The latest crime numbers in the city of St. Louis show a staggering number of cars stolen in just the last week. St. Louis City police reported 149 cars stolen in just past week. Police told FOX … Continue reading

February 2, 2023 | Comments Off on St. Louis police: 149 cars stolen in one week

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. — Officers are looking for a suspect near Berger, Missouri, after a 90 mph police chase from Washington, Missouri. The Missouri Highway Patrol is assisting in this case. Officers arrested one person after the vehicle crashed into … Continue reading

February 2, 2023 | Comments Off on Officers search for suspect after Franklin County police chase

HILLSBORO, Mo. – A standoff between law enforcement and a suspect in Jefferson County lasted nearly an hour before it ended Wednesday afternoon. The standoff involved a man with outstanding warrants over domestic violence charges. When police tried to arrest … Continue reading

February 1, 2023 | Comments Off on Standoff ends between police, suspect in Hillsboro

ST. LOUIS – A driver fleeing from police struck a Spire employee Wednesday morning in St. Louis. The employee is now hospitalized with severe injuries. The crash happened early Wednesday near Gravois Avenue and Christy Boulevard in the Princeton Heights … Continue reading

February 1, 2023 | Comments Off on Spire employee struck by fleeing driver in south St. Louis