Tuesday, July 5th, 2022

Category: Local

Man taken into custody after East St. police standoff

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – A man is in custody on East St. Louis after being on standoff in law enforcement for hours Thursday night through Friday morning. Police said around 7:30 p.m., bullets...

Amazon is accused of obstructing the investigation into the Edwardsville warehouse collapse

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Congressional Democrats have accused Amazon of obstructing their investigation into the company’s work practices during severe weather events. Amazon’s policies have been under scrutiny since the fatal collapse of a company’s...

The Feds released telephone transcripts of the corruption case against St. Louis. Louis aldermen

ST. LOUIS – Federal prosecutors say hundreds of recorded phone calls show three city leaders taking money in exchange for political favors. Si St. Louis Board of Aldermen President Lewis Reed, along with current...

‘Just be yourself’ – Dancing Schnucks employee went viral

FLORISSANT, Mo. – If you visit the products section of the Schnucks store along Shackleford Road in Florissant, you’ll expect to find lettuce and tomatoes. But on some special days, you might see pizazz...

The first case of monkeypox has been confirmed in Illinois

CHICAGO, Ill. (WMBD) – A man from Chicago has the first confirmed case of monkeypox in the State of Illinois, according to health officials. The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is working with...

Ford plans to add 6,200 jobs in Missouri, other states

DETROIT (AP)-Ford will add 6,200 factory jobs in Michigan, Missouri and Ohio as it prepares to build more electric vehicles and launch two redesigned combustion-engine models. The company says it will invest $ 3.7...

The man of St. Charles County received a national award from the American Cancer Society

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. – A man in St. Charles County, who is a longtime volunteer with the American Cancer Society (ACS), is set to receive a major national award this week. Greg Ransom...

Non -stop trips to Europe mean big business for St. Here’s why

ST. LOUIS – It’s a making of history day and night in St. Louis. Louis on Wednesday. A business group from St. Louis was heading to Germany on a trade trip while a group...

The abused woman called the gas station clerk to call 911

CLAYTON, Mo. – A woman threatened by an abusive boyfriend finds help in an unexpected place: inside a local gas station in Circle K. According to a probable cause statement from St. Louis County...

Jennings woman is accused of beating the friend with a hammer, stealing the car

JENNINGS, Mo. -A 41-year-old Jennings woman has been jailed for allegedly attacking her friend with a hammer and stealing her car. According to a probable cause statement from St. Louis County Police Department, the...