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firefighter jackets
August 16, 2019 - 2:06 pm
MARIES COUNTY, Mo. (KFTK) — Six firefighters of the Vienna Fire Department are being treated at local hospitals for moderate to severe burns and cuts from flying debris after responding to a house fire where there was an explosion. The Maries County Sheriffs Office and the Vienna FD are...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 16, 2019 - 8:26 am
Some parents are expressing concern after a teacher in the Kirkwood School District asked to drop an assigned gender neutral pronoun, in favor of ‘mx’. Mx, pronounced mix, is a title for an individual who does not want to be identified by gender. Marc and Denys think it’s an unnecessary distraction...
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Charles Glenn sings the national anthem at the St. Louis Blues games
St. Louis Blues
August 15, 2019 - 3:54 pm
MADISON, Ill. (KFTK) — He is a beloved St. Louis icon. He sang the national anthem prior to the puck drop at St. Louis Blues home games for 19 years. And now, Charles Glenn is coming to World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, on Aug. 24 to sing “The Star Spangled Banner” before the...
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(MLS4TheLou)
August 15, 2019 - 3:23 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - It's unclear what information we're going to learn on Tuesday, when it's officially announced that St. Louis has earned a Major League Soccer franchise . But one thing that may come from it is the name of St. Louis' team. While something simple like St. Louis United, St. Louis...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 15, 2019 - 7:49 am
St. Louis Post-Dispatch columnist Tony Messenger wrote a piece concerning a court case recently dropped by St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell. It was framed as Bell eliminating waste left by former county prosecutor Bob McCulloch. Jane Dueker is livid over the facts Messenger chose to ignore...
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(Sunset Hills Police)
August 14, 2019 - 2:48 pm
SUNSET HILLS, Mo. (KFTK) —The 2007 Black Ferrari 430 Spider that was stolen on Tuesday has been recovered, police say. No further information is being released for investigative reasons, according to authorities. The Sunset Hills Police Department sent an alert to its social media followers about...
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(Greene County Sheriff via AP)
August 14, 2019 - 2:34 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KMOX/AP) - The man who created panic at a Missouri Walmart is speaking out, after being released on bond. Dmitriy Andreychenko, 20, says nobody was panicking when he walked into the Springfield, Mo. Walmart – heavily armed with guns and ammunition. His interview with KY3 News...
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vaccine
August 14, 2019 - 12:52 pm
WASHINGTON, Mo. (KFTK) — Franklin County health officials are taking action after an employee at a Bob Evans restaurant in Washington was diagnosed with hepatitis A. Hepatitis A is a highly contagious viral infection of the liver, according to the Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services...
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